Mount Etna and Taormina Tour fom Palermo
Multilanguage tour who will take you to Mount Etna up to 1900 meters. Short stop on the way climbing up the Volcano. Continuing our climb we will reach the ski resort Rifugio Sapienza (1900 meters a.s.l.). Here you will have free time to walk on the Silvester Craters, to explore the area and to relax.
Lunch and ascent to the top (over 1900 meters) are not included, to purchase on your own. To ascent to the top (optional) you can buy cable car tickets directly on the spot, weather and volcanic conditions permitting.
After your independent ascent to the top or hiking around Rifugio Sapienza, meet again your Driver and transfer to Taormina, the most glamorous town in Sicily. Here time at leisure to stroll around or visit on your own the Greek Theatre. At the end of the tour get back to Palermo.
Please Note: this is a very long day tour (approx. 11vhours and half) which involves the team to drive for around 3 hours each way.
per adult from
11 hours 30 minutes
What's included :
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- Multilingual tour escort or driver-escort
- Pick-up & Drop-off at meeting point in Palermo
- Visits as per itinerary
What's excluded :
- Meals and beverages
- Etna ascent fees (if you wish to climb above 1900 meters)
- Entrance fees
- Entry/Admission - Mount Etna
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Mount Etna, 95030 Catania, Sicily Italy
A short stop on the way climbing up the Volcano, then reach Rifugio Sapienza and have free time to explore the area or ascent to the top on your own.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Taormina, Taormina, Province of Messina, Sicily
Independent visit of the town. Stroll around, relax or visit the Greek Theatre (admission fees not included)
Duration: 2 hours
Departure Point :1: Mondello Palace Hotel, Viale Principe di Scalea, 90151 Palermo PA, Italy
2: Astoria Palace Hotel, Via Montepellegrino, 62, 90142 Palermo PA, Italy
3: P.zza Mordini, 90141 Palermo, PA, Italy
4: Piazza Ruggiero Settimo, 15, 90139 Palermo PA, Italy
5: Hotel NH Palermo, Foro Italico Umberto I, 22/B, 90133 Palermo PA, Italy
6: Via Lincoln, 5, 90133 Palermo PA, Italy
Departure Time :7:30 AM
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 3 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Near public transportation
- Infants must sit on laps
- Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
- Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
- If required by the authorities the Driver/Guide will invite customers to use masks during transfers inside the vehicles
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.