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Etna Experience Excursions

Piazza Federico di Svevia 32, 95121 Catania, Sicily, Italy
+39 349 305 3021
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It was good! But an overall mixed review

The places we visited were amazing! Alcantara Gorge and the Etna Craters were fantastic... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Beff E
Insightful Guides made our tours the highlight of our trip to Sicily!

We booked the Mt. Etna and Taormina excursion for one day, and the Siracusa and Noto excursion... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Emily P
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We are in love with the volcano Etna! But, differently, we offer excursions more informal and engaging with outstanding itineraries.Our guides, professional and adept, will lead you to the discovery of the volcanological and ethnographic aspects of Etna, as well as its flora and fauna. A picnic of Sicilian flavors for a festive break accompanied by good local wine will also enable you to remember this day not just as a simple excursion but also as an experience brightened by colors and emotions. The collected feedback from all the B&Bs and Hotels have left us able to individualize suggestions, itineraries and qualified people able to transform the excursions around the volcano into an authentic experience.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“classic tour” (18 reviews)
“wine tour” (22 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Piazza Federico di Svevia 32, 95121 Catania, Sicily, Italy
Centro Catania
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+39 349 305 3021

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The places we visited were amazing! Alcantara Gorge and the Etna Craters were fantastic - defintiely a must see! It was a nice day out and the lunch was locally sourced and well planned. It was good, but that was also due to the people...More

Thank Beff E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked the Mt. Etna and Taormina excursion for one day, and the Siracusa and Noto excursion (with sister company Sicily Day by Day) for the following day. Marco was our guide for our Mt. Etna and Taormina tour, and his love for the volcano...More

Thank Emily P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We highly recommend the Etna Experience Tour of Mt Etna and winery. It was a fantastic day. Tony, our tour guide, was very knowledgeable about the mountain, lava flows, history and plant life in the area. We had a 3 course lunch with wine pairings...More

Thank Lorie P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were picked up by Emanuele (Mano) a passionate geologist who knows what is worth knowing about volcanos in general and the nature of Mont Etna. He explained the science of outbreaks in a way that was understandable and memorable. More importantly, he explained how...More

Thank annesof70
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Our guide Tony was very knowledgeable about everything in and around Mt. Etna. From the lava fields, rocks, plants, trees and caves. A wealth of information. He was very experienced and always had our safety on his mind. We then stopped at a vineyard for...More

Thank Gpcarr
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We visited Catania for a short week-end to celebrate my husband's birthday. I booked a half day guided excursion with Etna Experience Excursions after looking at Trip advisors reviews. Our expectations were not just met but excided. Marco, our guide, was very knowledgeable, his English...More

Thank GioMel
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

It was a great trip with Etna experience. We were a small team at 5 people on a full day tour. Lovely temperature, a bit colder than in Catania. We learned about plants, rocks, formations and Got shown the best places, but not the top...More

Thank Alexandra S
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We booked the classic experience (Etna+Alcantara). We went with Tony and had a great day. He was very nice and explained a lot about Etna, answering all questions. The tour was very interesting and offered memorable impressions. Walking the craters required a little fitness but...More

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EtnaExperience, Responsabile reception at Etna Experience Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us! We are really happy to know that our guests enjoyed a really nice experience :) Hope to see you soon

Reviewed 2 May 2017

This trek was undertaken by myself and daughter (in her early '30s) as part of a group of 8 of several nationalities, I can fully endorse other favourable comments made by previous trekers, It proved to be a wonderful day with good company, a superb...More

Thank Janet M
Reviewed 29 April 2017

My Wife and I experienced a fantastic tour of Etna Mountain. The organization of the tour (Sunset Experience) was great. The agency gave us all needs (dresses and shoes) to walk on the mountain. The guide was a great supporter. He is an expert of...More

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janettegirvan7512
hi my friend and I are travelling to Catania and staying in the sterisicoro in Catania for a few days 21-24th june this year and are thinking about a trip to mount etnea could you please give me some information on your tours to etnea and the cost per person ? grazie x
7 May 2017|
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Response from EtnaExperience | Property representative |
Hi! We have different kind of tours (full day and half day ones) The full day tour costs 68€ per person but we have different full day tours: the one with the wine tasting, the tour with the visit to the Alcantara Canyon... More
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Dilys P
We will be staying in a B&B in Catania on the 14th of August and would like a tour to Etna English speaking) half day is probably best, we won't have a car so could you pick up in town and do you have availability on this date.
1 August 2016|
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Response from EtnaExperience | Property representative |
Hi! You can always contact us :) we organize half day tours and full day ones, if you will come back to Sicily contact us!
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Mohammed A
Hi I want to find out if etna excursion is suitable for children. Ill have my 2 year old son and wife with me during my stay in Sicily. Thanks in advance
2 June 2016|
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Response from browney237 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, There is quite a lot of walking. Also we were in quite exposed areas where the wind on our trip was very strong making it difficult to walk. Also we went down a lava hole which a 2 yer old could not do. I am not sure... More
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