Etna area

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  • Anello Timparossa

    Start:
    Piano Provenzana
    Trekking time:
    300min
    Difficulty level:
    medium
    Arrival:
    Piano Provenzana
    Altitude start:
    1820m
    Altitude arrival:
    1820
    Altitude difference:
    280m

    Piano Provenzana / Timparossa refuge / 2002 craters. Botanical & sightseeing route (birch and beech nordic woods).

  • Schiena d'Asino Valle del Bove

    Start:
    Sapienza lodge
    Trekking time:
    180min
    Difficulty level:
    medium
    Arrival:
    Malerba memorial slab
    Altitude start:
    1950m
    Altitude arrival:
    2100
    Altitude difference:
    200m

    Citelli lodge and piano delle Concazze accross the volcanic Bove valley. Nature trail & landscape route.

  • Serra Delle Concazze

    Start:
    Rifugio Citelli
    Trekking time:
    400min
    Difficulty level:
    medium
    Arrival:
    Serra delle Concazze
    Altitude start:
    1740m
    Altitude arrival:
    2400
    Altitude difference:
    660m

    Citelli lodge and piano delle Concazze accross the volcanic Bove valley. Nature trail & landscape route. .

  • Crateri Sommitali

    Start:
    rifugio Sapienza
    Trekking time:
    90min
    Difficulty level:
    easy
    Arrival:
    verso la sommità
    Altitude start:
    1950m
    Altitude arrival:
    2900
    Altitude difference:
    950m

    Cableway+off road drive+high altitude hike with varying difficulty levels. Volcanic landscape & sightseeing route. View different track alternatives.

  • Monte Nero Degli Zappini

    Start:
    Piano Vetore
    Trekking time:
    150min
    Difficulty level:
    easy
    Arrival:
    Piano Vetore
    Altitude start:
    1735m
    Altitude arrival:
    1735
    Altitude difference:
    200m

    Lava fields, lava caves, hornitos, pine woods, the botanical garden Nuova Gussonea with 11 sightseeing points.

  • Pista Altomontana

    Start:
    rifugio Brunek (Piano Provenzana)
    Trekking time:
    600min
    Difficulty level:
    challenging
    Arrival:
    rifugio Ariel (Piano Vetore)
    Altitude start:
    1600m
    Altitude arrival:
    1700
    Altitude difference:
    100m

    A half circle ahiking trail around Mt. Etna its caves, craters, petrified forests, woods and lava plains. Some mountain lodges on the route are available for camping only in some periods of the year.