Board 4x4 vans for an ascent of the greatest European Volcano - Mt. Etna. Admire the unique volcanic scenery and at the base of the crater an alpine guide will escort you to the peak of the craters edge for a magnificent view!
Depart from the port for a dramatic drive via air-conditioned motor coach to the slopes of Europe's largest active volcano. The road winds its way through small villages, lemon groves, orchards, vineyards, chestnut and pinewoods. Gradually encounter the hardened lava fields scattered with volcanic cones. Enjoy the view from the Silvestri Craters located at an altitude of 6200 feet and surrounded by hardened lava flow. Appreciate this eerie, unique scenery and travel to the next level by cable car.
Finally, board 4x4 vans for the drive to the base of the crater, to meet Alpine guides who lead the twenty-minute walk up as close as possible to the crater's edge. Then it's back down, winding through the fields and villages for a return to Taormina and the SeaDream yacht.
A minimum participation is required to operate all Yachting Land Adventures and some have limited capacity. All adventures in the SeaDream Yachting Land Adventures program are subject to change. Final departure time will be announced on board.
Be sure to wear comfortable walking shoes, as some of the uphill walking will be on loosed volcanic shingle.
Also, it is important to bring a warm jacket, as the wind on top of the mountain can be strong and cold.