ETNA: Sunset at 2000 mt

Half day

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ETNA SUNSET AT 2000 MT

Tour description

In this fascinating half-day excursion, Dream Island will take you to admire the sunset at high altitude from one of the most beautiful places on Etna’s North Slope.

On our Facebook page you can watch a short video showing much of what you will see (but not everything!) in this adventure: https://fb.watch/dYqADZwrow/

Itinerary

  • Departure from Linguaglossa (CT) in our off-road vehicles
  • First stop with a walking tour of the 2002 lava front
  • We leave again by off-road vehicle and passing through the Ragabo Pine Forest we will reach Piano Provenzana at an altitude of 1800m
  • The trek begins towards the 2002 craters at an altitude of 2050m:
    • During the trekking we will cross ancient lava flows, we will pass through a lava canyon, we will walk on a plateau where nature is starting to regrow, we will be able to admire the 1923 craters passing near their base
  • We will then arrive at an altitude of 2050m where we will walk on the edges of the 2002 craters
  • We will reach a scenic viewpoint with views (good visibility permitting) of the east coast of Sicily, the Aeolian Islands, the Ionian Sea and Calabria; here we will stop to admire an atmospheric sunset at high altitude
  • After the sunset we will take a trek back to Piano Provenzana, where we will enter our off-road vehicles and conclude the excursion.

Location

Etna

Departure time

17:00

Return time

21:00

Price

  • Adult (ages 10 and up): € 80,00
  • Teenagers (aged 3 to 10): € 60,00
  • Children (under 3 years): Free of charge

Tour duration

4 hours

Path lenght

4,5 km

Altitude

2050 mt

Period

All year round

Difficulty

Easy

What is included

  • Transport
  • Guide
  • Insurance
  • Off road
  • Trekking
  • Hiking shoes on request (€ 5 extra)
  • Trekking sticks
  • Water bottle

What to bring (recommended equipment)

Hiking / gym shoes, bag, hat, sunglasses, sunscreen

Means of transport

  • Suv or minivan
  • Trekking walk

Minimum number - Maximum number

  • Minimum number: 2
  • Maximum number: /

Customizable

Yes

Pick-up

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