Etna excursion

The Etna excursion will take place on Tuesday 11 June.

It will be an half-day sunset tour that includes an excursion to the summit  of the volcano and a dinner at the Rifugio Sapienza.

From Catania, we will reach by bus the Rifugio Sapienza area (1923 meters). From there, by cableway we will go up to the altitude of 2500 meters; from this point we will go on by off-road vehicles up to the Bove Valley, at the altitude of 2920 meters.

The departure from Catania will be at 3:00 pm and the expected return will be at 11:00 pm.

The price is 65 Euros per person. It includes: transfer to/from Etna (Rifugio Sapienza), cableway, off-road vehicles, and the dinner at Rifugio Sapienza.

Trekking shoes, a wind-proof jacket and adequate clothes related to the weather are suggested for an excursion at 2900 meters.

The brochure
The park

Mount Etna - UNESCO World Heritage Centre

Mount Etna is the most active, the highest (3,350 m. a.s.l.), and the widest sub-aerial volcano in Europe and Mediterranean Area and it represents one of the largest and active in the world. ... More

Social dinner

The social dinner will take place on Thursday 13 June, 20:00, at the restaurant

I Clerici
Via Cardinale Dusmet 21/23, Catania

The price is 35 Euros.

The restaurant is close to the Museum. Google map

INAF - IAPS, Via Fosso del Cavaliere 100, 00133 Roma