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Etna and Alcantara gorges

"excursion from one day by jeep 4x4 to the discovery of Etna and its history, a succession of FIRE, AIR, LAND AND WATER."

Tour description

"excursion from one day by jeep 4x4 to the discovery of Etna and its history, a succession of FIRE, AIR, LAND AND WATER."

 

Pick up 09:00- drop off 17:30

With the help of off-road off road passage along the lava flow of 1971 Fornazzo and mountain fountain, and after a short walk you can admire the valley of the ox, the ancient caldera formed 64,000 years ago due to a collapse of two great centers eruptive.

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

Short trek to get to the crater sartorius, these craters bottoniera because of them.

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

Final stage Alcantara Gorges, the great river that flows in a canyon formed about 30000 years ago.

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 sneakers in the summer).

                                            clothing suitable for the season and at a temperature range of 15 °.

                                           N.B. Swimsuit and towel (only JULY AND AUGUST).

PSYCHO-PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Not suitable for people with health problems, in particular problems with the cardio-respiratory system.

EXCHANGE PROGRAM: Our liable for any climatic conditions can alter your route.