Mount Etna and Diving Tour

Full day excursion by jeep 4×4 to discover the fantastic and unique scenery of Volcano Etna,a first immersion in nature between lunar landscape…

Tour description

Full day excursion by jeep 4×4 to discover the fantastic and unique scenery of Volcano Etna,a first immersion in nature between lunar landscape and green forests, after the wonderful depths of etna sea.

 

Pick up 09:00 – drop off 17:00

Passing off road through trazzere, where we can see two lava flows (1750/1792), where the our guide will explain the fauna and flora of volcano Etna, telling you the mount Etna history.

Direction Bove Valley, the ancient caldera formed about 64,000 years ago due to a collapse of two major eruptive centers.

Guided equipped with helmets and flashlights in one of the lava caves (cave body).

Arrive at an altitude of 2000 meters above sea level where we can admire the silvestri craters, the lava flows of the 2001/2003 and a great view of Catania.

Lunch with tasting of local products, immersed in the green woods of Etna.

Next stop at seaside resort located in Acitrezza, Sicily, where you will be greeted by the technical staff of diving with a refreshing fruit-based. Short academic sessions, marine biology, behavioral and diving on the equipment will help you to live this experience in complete safety. You will be accompanied by qualified instructors FIPSAS that will provide you with all the required equipment. During the dive you will see the fauna of the Mediterranean characterized from pavonine maidens, fins nobilis, bluefish, and the volcanic rock that characterizes our waters and creates a unique fauna of the sea. The set will make your day unique and unforgettable.

Contributors

Specialized guides (geologists and naturalists), but mostly fans.

Languages

English and Italian

Our vehicles

Toyota jeep, land rover 4/6 seats + driver.

Equipment required

Hiking boots (or sport shoes in the summer), clothing suitable for the season and at a temperature range of 15°. Swinsuit and beach towel.

Itinerary changes

Our liable for any climatic conditions can alter your route.

Duration
Full day
Difficulty
Availability
This tour is available from May to November
115 /pers. Max 6 people per car

Tour info

Tour departing from Catania city centre or Trecastagni.


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