Excursion Summit craters Etna South
- € 85
- 5/6 ore
- Marzo – Ottobre
- Maximum persone: 20
After using the cable car up to an altitude of 2500 meters and the 4×4 jeeps up to 2900 meters, departure of the trek along the path that leads from Torre del Filosofo to the summit craters of Etna, through the lava fields emitted by the recent activities of the Southern Crater Est.
After traveling a little over 2 km, you will reach the summit craters, where you can begin to admire the majesty of the central crater of the volcano.
The route will continue along the crater wall before starting the descent on the steep but fun return path, consisting of ash and volcanic slag, present along the southern portion of the summit cone, which will allow you to walk back up to an altitude of 2500 meters.
Return from the altitude of 2500 meters in the cable car to the Rifugio Sapienza 1900mt
Departure / Return
|Meeting point just in front of the stairs of the Ticket – Office the Cableway (Nicolosi – Etna Sud)|
- This excursion is not suitable :
to pregnant women who have passed the third month of pregnancy and to people suffering from particular pathologies such as cardio vascular disorders, respiratory disorders (asthma), severe hypertension and anxiety