Meeting point: Baita Euro Etna Tourism, located next to Bar Esagonal, Piazzale Funivia.
Departures time: 10:30am – 12:30am – 3:00pm – 4:30pm.
From June to September special sunset Etna quad departure at 6:30pm. An unique quad tour to live together the exciting sunset view from the volcano.
Prior to departure, delivery of equipment, bureaucratic formalities, latest information from the volcanological bulletin of the INGV of Catania and delivery of tickets.
You will have the opportunity to ride a quad for the whole itinerary, and every quad can accommodate up to two people, who will be responsible for their vehicle.
During the journey we will cross an eruptive fracture, admire explosive craters and visit a lava flow cave.
We will visit some of the typical buildings of the area, similar to the Sardinian nuraghi or the Puglian trulli.
Continuing along the route, we will cross the Etna broom tree forest, descend along the lava flow channels, passing between lunar landscapes and green dagale, until the end of the lava tour.
Following the basin of a dried torrent, we will cross a forest of Etna pines, from which the landscape will be characterized by the alternation of lava and forests until the return to the starting point.