Private Hike the Top of Etna with Cable Car and 4×4

Unleash the Fury of Mt. Etna: Explore Europe’s Active Giant by Cable Car & Jeep.

Private Volcanological Guide

For small groups up to 4 people

Total cost

€ 250 + € 78 per person for cable car and 4X4

Lenght & Duration

2 km | 4 hours



Etna Cable car and 4X4 Tour highlights

Reach Mount Etna’s summit at 2,900 meters (9,500 ft) by cable car for stunning panoramic views. Explore the volcanic craters and lava flows of the summit area with an expert guide, who will also share fascinating insights about Mount Etna’s history and geology.

Meet the volcanological Guide at the cable car station
Ascend by cable car to 2,500 meters, followed by a thrilling ride on a 4x4 vehicle up to 2,900 meters (€ 78 per person round-trip)
Hike 1 hour to 3000 meters at the base of the summit craters
Visit the edge of the active craters at 3000 mt
Return to your 4x4 and drive to the cable car station
Take the cable car back down to Rifugio Sapienza
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What to bring

All items can be rent or buy on site

Important information

A good base level of physical condition is recommended.

For safety reasons, this tour is not recommended for: Pregnant women, Individuals with heart conditions or uncontrolled high blood pressure, People with diabetes or uncontrolled asthma, Those with significant knee or back problems
Anyone experiencing symptoms of altitude sickness, Participants with any other serious medical conditions

The itinerary may be subject to change due to local restrictions due to volcanic activity
Inclement weather conditions

Meeting point

Meeting at Piazzale Rifugio Sapienza, directly by the cable car station

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