With New Travel Services we will discover Mount Etna and Taormina , two special places in Sicily, visited by millions of people every year.The tour, lasting 4 hours, passes through the small villages around Etna, the highest active volcano in Europe, now declared a World Heritage site by Unesco, with its spectacular eruptions.
On reaching the altitude of 2,000 metres you can enjoy a wonderful view of mountain, sea and sky. A unique experience that cannot be missed and that you will always remember.
Video about our Etna and Taormina excursion
First, we drive up from Santa Venerina and Zafferana to visit some old lava flows. On reaching the altitude of 2,000 metres at our suggestion you will visit the Silvestri craters, two old craters created during the eruption of 1892.
Here you can taste traditional sausages cooked on the barbecue, or try the Fire of Etna, a very strong flame-coloured liqueur.
We will drive to Taormina, and at our suggestion you will explore the picturesque town, with its main square like a beautiful balcony, looking over the sea to Etna.
We will drive you to the historical centre and, at our suggestion, you will have free time to explore the town, stroll along the main streets and narrow alleyways with their charming corners and beautiful shops.
You will have time to visit theGreek Theatre, the Palazzo Corvaja, the Odeon, the public gardens, Palazzo Duchi S. Stefano and the most important highlights of Taormina.
Etna and Taormina: a unique experience not to be missed.
We would advise you to bring warm clothes and good walking shoes for the trip. Choose Etna and Taormina with New Travel Services, two musts in Sicily.