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Sicily Trekking Holiday

Travel with us to Sicily as we hike the spectacular north face of Mount Etna (3300m) - Europe's largest volcano. We can also trek through dense vegetation to the crater of Stromboli, one of the world's most active volcanoes. We admire the glow of incandescent lava at night and hope to see a natural firework display.

Tour Highlights

  • Vulcano Island - Ascent to the rim of Gran Cratere for views of the Aeolian Islands
  • Strómboli Island - Chance to see volcanic activity by both day and night
  • Mount Etna - Traverse along volcanic ash, lava flows and caves on Europe's highest active volcano
  • Lipari Island - Picturesque harbour town

Itinerary

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  • 1
    Join tour Catania; drive to Sant’ Alfio

  • 2
    Walking on Mount Etna; optional crater climb

  • 3
    Walk to lava flows of 2002 and remains of Piano Provenzana

  • 4
    Hydrofoil to Strómboli; hike and evening volcanic activity viewing

  • 5
    Ferry to Lipari; optional sightseeing tour of island

  • 6
    To Vulcano Island; climb to crater rim

  • 7
    Boat and bus to Giadini Naxos, near Taormina

  • 8
    Drive to Catania

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Sicilian Volcano Hike
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Included meals 7 2 3
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Transport
4WD, Bus, Ferry
Accommodation
6 nights Standard Hotel
1 night Simple Hotel
Tour Staff
Driver(s), Local Guide(s), Explore Tour Leader / Trek Guide
Maximum Altitude on Trek (m)
3300
Group Size
Generally 10 - 16