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ETNA - TAORMINA - CASTELMOLA

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Stop At: Craters Silvestri of Mount Etna, 95030 Nicolosi, Sicily Italy

Ascending the southern slope of the volcano, we will cross the lava flow of 1983 and 2002 where we will stop to see up close its destructive effects. We will continue up to an altitude of 2.000 meters, where you can easily visit the Silvestri Craters originated from the eruption of 1892. here you will have the opportunity to walk along the edge of the lower crater, or go to the discovery of the breathtaking panorama that can be enjoyed from the top of the highest crater climbing the slope along an easy path.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Oro d'Etna, Via San Giacomo 135, 95019 Zafferana Etnea, Sicily Italy

On the way to Taormina, we will pass by Zafferana Etnea, where we stop at a Honey Farm to witness the organic honey production process and taste the varieties of organic honey and many other products like Extra Vergin Olive Oil, Wine, liquors, Olives, dry tomatoes and much more.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Corso Umberto, Taormina, Sicily Italy

Once we arrive in Taormina, you will have some free time for lunch. Afterwards, you will walk around the city center, the beautiful narrow streets, the characteristic little shops and visit the city's main attractions, like the Greek Theater (admission ticket not included), the Cathedral, Belvedere Square etc.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Castelmola, ME, Via Medaglia d'Oro Calabrò Giovanni, 5, 98030 Castelmola ME, Italy

Our next stop, 15 minutes far away from Taormina, is Castelmola, a wonderful, characteristic medieval village situated on top of a mountain. Here, you will see the ruins of the castle, the main square with the Cathedral and its wonderful view on Mount Etna. An almost compulsory stop is Turrisi Coffee Shop, where it is possible to taste a special almond wine.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
WE WILL PICK YOU UP FROM ANY PLACE!
Pick Up from SYRACUSE area will be charged € 10,00 per person (at least 2 pax) to be paid to the driver.
Pick Up from MESSINA PORT will be charged € 15,00 per person (at least 2 pax) to be paid to the driver.

Ports
Catania, Siracusa, Taormina - Giardini Naxos, Messina
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Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods.

3/10/2019 - 12/31/2020Monday - Sunday:08:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Duration
8h
Inclusions
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Private transportation
  • WiFi on board
  • Bottled water
  • Entry/Admission - Oro d'Etna
Exclusions
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
  • Entry ticket for attractions
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Taxi Catania NCC Our friends from Nova Scotia whom we were traveling with to Taormina Sicily booked a day trip with Taxi Catania NCC. From the outset , we were collected on time from our hotel and were very impressed by the welcome we received, the quality of the car/ van we
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Giuseppe whisked us away from our chaotic cruise ship to the lava fields of Mount Etna. His knowledge of the local volcanic activity and his special stops en route really brought the place to life for my eight year old daughter. She also loved the honey place on the way to
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By: Taxi Catania NCC
115 reviews
Certificate of Excellence
Stéphane L
20
One of the highlights of our trip to Sicily
We booked this tour two days before based on previous reviews. We were not disappointed. Giuseppe is a wonderful
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Michelle Z
20
Great time at Mount Etna
Giuseppe drove us to Mount Etna, a honey factory and Gambini Winery. He was professional, knowledgeable and spoke
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Michelle Z
20
Wonderful time at mount etna!
Giuseppe took us on a day long adventure to mount etna, a honey factory and wine tasting. First of all Giuseppe
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Sally D
10
Full day tour of Montalbano sites
We were picked up at our hotel and driven to all the best sites where the Montalbano TV series is filmed. Our
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CourtneyJ415
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
5210
Fantastic Tour
Our driver Armando made sure my husband and I had a great trip. We were comfortable and he was flexible based on
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bennybear
Calgary, Canada
543189
A most wonderful day.
Giuseppe was wonderful to deal with. Our ship arrived early and he was able to accommodate us earlier. He took us
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Robin J
20
Robin
Absolutely fantastic experience, enjoyed by whole family. Our tour guide, Guiseppe, was professional,
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Andrew W
31
Amazing trip
Armando was an excellent guide and was very knowledgeable about the places we visited as well as Sicily in
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GAJ7777
212
Great day tour with Antonio
We had a great day tour with our guide Antonio and 3 fellow travellers. Antonio was informative, enthusiastic
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Rah2153
Plano, Texas
40
Fantastic Day with Giuseppe
My wife and I were really looking forward to this tour and we were definitely NOT disappointed! When I booked this
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MikeyBC4889NZ
Winchester, United Kingdom
17425
Fantastic Day with an excellent guide
Simply superb day. This was a private tour by executive car which is an excellent way to travel. Our guide
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BenYorkie
Malaysia
1286419
Calling All Montalbano Fans
We did a Montalbano tour from Catania with a group called Lemon Tours. Four of us onus a driver and a guide so we
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122harrism
Sicily, Italy
59
Wonderful day
An amazing experience both the tour of Etna and the winery. Our guide was fantastic (we called him Joe, but he had
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MikeyBC4889NZ
Winchester, United Kingdom
17425
Smart cars, always on time
Used this company a few times whilst in Sicily. Always prompt, smart drives with clean executive style cars.
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MikeyBC4889NZ
Winchester, United Kingdom
17425
Terrific and unusual tour, loved it !
Three very different locations visited in unknown parts of Sicily for tourists. First up Buscemi which is like a
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