Volcanological Observatory 2900 m - Piano delle Concazze
During the excursion you will be accompanied exclusively by: ALPINE GUIDES and VOLCANOLOGICAL GUIDES
The meeting point of the excursion will be in the square of Linguaglossa Etna Nord - Piano Provenzana
The excursion "ETNA excursion - Volcanological Observatory - Piano delle Concazze" & nbsp; will start from the square of Piano Provenzana (Linguaglossa - Etna Nord), can take place, or by trekking , or using special " 4 × 4 jeep " vehicles that will take us to the PIZZI DENERI Volcanological Observatory, & nbsp; altitude 2900 meters approximately & nbsp; .
The excursion starting from PIANO PROVENZANA, to reach the LUNAR landscape of PIANO delle CONCAZZE, is one of the most fascinating and evocative excursions on Etna. First along the eruptive theater of the 2002 Etna Eruption, one of the most important and destructive eruptions that occurred on this side of the Etna Volcano. Eruption that has in fact "destroyed" the tourist resort of Piano Provenzana. Following the Northeast Rift we may encounter eruptive cones of past and recent eruptions one after the other. At an altitude of about 2800, then everything will become sublime ... Piano delle Concazze, The planet Moon on Earth.
From Piano delle Concazze it will be possible to observe the eruptive theater of the Eruption of 2014, subsequently, downhill, & nbsp; & nbsp; overlooking the edge of the Valle del LEONE, PIZZI DENERI. & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp;
From the VOLCANOLOGICAL OBSERVATORY, from PIZZI DENERI, & nbsp; & nbsp; the view will be spectacular !! We could wander 360 ° with the look, and if the day will allow it we could clearly see the Aeolian islands , the coast of Taormina , the coast of Catania , the coast of the Calabria , and the Stromboli. ,
The CLASSIC TOUR includes the descent by BUS 4x4, with a stop at the eruptive fracture of "2002".
WITH THE RETURN FORMULA in TREKKING
The descent will take place along the "quarantore" gully. Fun "Gully of volcanic sand, which from an altitude of 2920 m. will lead us up to 1810 m. of PIANO PROVENZANA - NORTH ETNA. Fun and fascinating descent, characterized by a breathtaking landscape. & nbsp; & nbsp;
Cost: € 66 per person