Mt. Etna and Taormina
Your driver guide will pick you up at your ship for the drive to Mt. Etna, Europe's largest live volcano and one of the world's most active.
Travel through the countryside and mountain villages to Rifugio Sapienza, where you will see the evidence of the eruptions of 1982, 2001 and 2002. Then take the cable car to La Montagnola (8250 ft.).
Meet your alpine licensed guide and travel by off road vehicle through the eerie lava-scape to the top of the crater, approximately 9,500 ft. Walk to the crater to see the lava. Lunch (included) can be enjoyed at Rifugio Sapienza.
After lunch you will enjoy a walking tour of Taormina (2 hours) including its charming center, public gardens and incredible Greek Theatre. There will be time for shopping or just lingering at a sidewalk café. Departure time, which depends on the ship's arrival and departure schedule, will be confirmed at the time of booking
Clients should wear sturdy shoes and dress warmly for the Mt. Etna portion of the tour.
The cable car ride are additional and will be prepaid.
If the client cancels the tour or changes the date of the tour, the ticket cost is NOT refundable.