One of the top Tour Etna adventures is horse riding! This excursion starts from Clan Dei Ragazzi Mountain Chalet, run by Giulio, a fantastic horse rider and dedicated to caring for the animals. During the ride, you will pass through pine forests and climb on top of craters, all the while hearing the story of Etna’s geology.
It’s An Experience That You Won’t Soon Forget!
The tour starts at an altitude of 2920 meters and descends to the Belvedere della Valle del Bove, where you can enjoy sweeping views of the great depression. Next, you’ll reach the Cisternazza crater, and return via the same cable car ride. Depending on weather and other conditions, the excursion may be interrupted due to bad weather or the volcano’s movement. The tour is safe for all ages and physical abilities, and you’ll receive jackets, shoes, and a headlamp.
Once you’ve arrived in Sicily, you’ll be picked up by a guide from your hotel and taken to a Rifugio, where you’ll have the opportunity to enjoy breathtaking views of the volcano. You’ll learn about the volcano’s history and the last eruptions. You’ll also get to see the most spectacular sights on the island, such as the crater’s rim.
After your hike, you’ll have plenty of time to visit Zafferana farm, which produces organic products. The farm’s products include wine and honey. The contact details are listed on your Confirmation Voucher, and you’ll find them on the itinerary when you book your excursion. If you’re looking for a place to stay near Etna, Catania is the perfect place to start. The city has excellent accommodation options, and you’ll be well-scattered during your stay.