The Full-Day Tour of Etna Park & Taormina by Jeep is an exciting and immersive experience that takes you on a journey through two of Sicily's most beautiful and fascinating destinations. The tour begins with a pick-up from your accommodation, and you'll be transported to the base of Mount Etna, Europe's highest active volcano. Here, you'll hop aboard a sturdy and comfortable jeep, specially designed to navigate the rugged terrain of the mountain.
As you ascend the slopes of Mount Etna, your knowledgeable guide will share fascinating insights about the history, geology, and culture of this iconic landmark. You'll have the chance to explore the dramatic landscape, walk on the black lava fields, and witness the steaming craters up close. Along the way, you'll also stop at a local winery to taste some of the delicious wines produced in this volcanic region.
After the Etna portion of the tour, you'll be driven to the picturesque town of Taormina, situated on the east coast of Sicily. Here, you'll have the opportunity to wander the narrow streets, marvel at the stunning sea views, and visit the ancient Greek Theater, one of the most impressive historical sites in Sicily. The tour ends with a return trip to your accommodation, leaving you with unforgettable memories of a day spent exploring some of the most remarkable natural and cultural treasures of Sicily.
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The Cathedral of Taormina is a stunning example of Sicilian Baroque architecture.
Built in the 13th century, the cathedral has a beautiful facade and intricate interior.
Visitors can explore the cathedral and marvel at the artwork and decoration.
Best Time To Visit - The best time to visit Full-Day Tour of Etna Park & Taormina by Jeep is during the spring (April to June) and autumn (September and October) months. The weather is mild, the landscapes are vibrant, and the crowds are smaller. Summer can be hot and crowded, while winter may not be ideal due to unpredictable weather and potential trail closures. Check the weather forecast before booking.
The Full-Day Tour of Etna Park & Taormina by Jeep is approximately 9-10 hours long.
The Mount Etna tour includes round-trip transportation, a professional guide, a Jeep tour of Mount Etna, a visit to the Silvestri Craters, a visit to Taormina, and lunch.
The tour involves some walking and off-road driving, so it may not be suitable for very young children, pregnant women, or people with mobility issues.
You should bring comfortable hiking shoes, warm layers, sunscreen, water, and a camera.
Lunch is included in the tour, but you are welcome to bring your own snacks and water.