Etna Sunset Tour Experience

Etna 2000 metres a.s.l.

etna sunset tour 2021

Sunset excursion on the Etna volcano departing from Catania and surroundings.
The sunset light seen from the highest active volcano in Europe.

Excursion available every day. Duration of the excursion 5 hours.

With this Etna Tour you will visit:

  • Lava flows from different age
  • Lava flows of the 1992/93 eruption
  • The interior of a lava cave
  • Silvestri craters and the 1892 eruption
  • The volcanic caldera of the Valle del Bove (Valley of the Ox)
  • Tasting of typical Etna products included

 A complete excursion to visit Etna at sunset

With this excursion departing from Catania and surroundings you will visit the volcano at sunset and enjoy its magnificent landscapes in the most suggestive moment of the day.

From the meeting place, defined at the time of  booking the tour, you will leave with our vehicles (or with your  own car) for a unique experience.

During the journey you will be able to admire lava flows from different age, you will visit recent and ancient craters and you will touch the so-called “volcanic bombs”  that scatter accross  the soil of the volcano.
Equipped with helmets and torch supplied by us, you will experience the thrill of exploring an authentic lava cave in complete safety.

Our Naturalist Guides will accompany you during the tour and will illustrate in a clear and simple way the volcanological phenomena that gave rise to these very particular places.
You will discover natural scenery of extraordinary beauty, including the lunar landscapes around the Silvestri Craters and the semi-desert area  of the volcanic caldera  “Valle del Bove” ( Valley of the Ox).

When the sun goes down, the light of the sunset on Mount Etna will offer enchanting scenarios: you will find yourself immersed in a unique natural setting. You will be able to enjoy the splendid moments of sunset on Mount Etna and take memorable photos.

The tour includes a stop in the town of Zafferana Etnea (CT), a village on the slopes of Mount Etna known for the production of delicious honey. You will visit a certified farm that will host you by offering a tasting of typical products: Etna honeys and fine wines produced with grapes grown in the local vineyards.

The Etna sunset tour is an Etna excursion suitable for the whole family.
The perfect experience to visit Etna with your children.

Policy cancellation booking.

Within 2 days of the scheduled tour date, the customer is refunded 100%. of the amount paid for the reservation, excluding any bank commission charges.

Read our Tour Booking Terms and Conditions here.

Duration Excursions

5 hours


Etna 2000 metres a.s.l.

Excursion departing fromCatania and surroundings


€ 35

Tour available everyday

Tour includes


Price € 35 per person, min. 10 persons
Price € 39 per person, min. 7 persons
Price € 45 per person, min. 3 persons
Price € 55 per person, min, 2 persons
Price € 110 for a single person

Children up to 12yrs € 23


Summer departure time (from March 31st to August 31st) from 16.00 to 20.00
Autumn departure time (from 31st August to 31st October) from 14,30 to 19.00
Winter departure time *  (from November 1st to March 30th) from 13.00 to 18.00

*In case of adverse weather conditions or in case of icy and / or snowy roads, the excursion could be carried out at lower altitudes.

Dear Customer, we inform you that every Sunday in October our tours on the Etna volcano will undergo some changes both in the departure time, route and in the itinerary.
The tasting in Zafferana etnea will not be carried out due to a Gastronomic event that does not allow the regular transit within the municipality of Zafferana etnea.
We apologize for the inconvenience.

The fee includes: registration to our association, transfer A / R, guide. Payment method: Credit Card,  PayPal account.

For reservations from 9 to 18 August if you find the date in the calendar in "not bookable", write or call us directly.

Do you need assistance during your booking? Contact us in chat or email.

In case of adverse weather condition the tour could undergo changes.
The excursion will be taken at lower altitude.

If you have any queries, questions or need clarification about some aspects of the tour program outlined above, please try read the section EXCURSIONS in our F.A.Q.s page, before booking. Booking terms and Condition – Cancellation Policy, click here.

The activities outlined above are intended for Excursions in Sicily members only.
However, because the cost of the tour includes, in addition to the insurance quota, even the membership fee, the Excursions in Sicily membership is automatically acquired.

Policy cancellation booking.

Within 2 days of the scheduled tour date, the customer is refunded 100%. of the amount paid for the reservation, excluding any bank commission charges.

Read our Tour Booking Terms and Conditions here.