Half day

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Tour description

With this half-day excursion, Dream Island will take you to the highest reachable point of Etna, the highest active volcano in Europe, in off-road. In Suv or Minivan (up to eight people) we will reach Rifugio Sapienza, the starting point of the cable car. From there we will arrive at an altitude of 2500 meters by cable car. Then we will proceed up to the Torre del Filosofo – the base of the summit craters at an altitude of 3000 meters – with Unimog 4 × 4 off-road vehicles, from where you can admire the Valle del Bove and the splendid Ionian coast. With an expert alpine/volcanological guide you will walk around the still smoking craters of the 2002-2003 eruption.


  • We will reach the altitude of 2500m on cable car
  • Group ascent with 4 × 4 buses up to 2920m (authorized limit without guide)
  • Excursion to the crater of 2002, which overlooks the Valle del Bove, with a trek to the summit craters at about 3340m



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Return time



  • Adult (ages 10 and up): € 170,00
  • Teenagers (aged 3 to 10): € 130,00
  • Children (under 3 years): Free of charge

Tour duration

4 hours

Path lenght

2 km


2900-3000 mt


All year rounds



What is included

Transport, guide, insurance, off road, trekking, shoes on request, water bottle, cable car and jeep ticket

What to bring (recommended equipment)

Hiking / gym shoes, bag, hat

Means of transport

  • Suv or minivan
  • Cable car
  • Jeep Unimog 4×4
  • Trekking walks

Minimum number - Maximum number

  • Minimum number : 2
  • Maximum number: /




Free pick-up and drop-off are possible at the hotel or at a set point.