Come and discover the wonders of the highest active volcano in Europe in a fun and engaging way with your children
Etna Play Tour
Come and discover the wonders of the highest active volcano in Europe in a fun and engaging way with your children. Book a PlayTour, specifically designed for families. The visit takes place at an average altitude of 1600 meters on the sea level, on foot and with your car (paved roads). Path not suitable for strollers. For children under 3 years old, a baby carrier is recommended. It is advisable to bring a bottle of water and a snack. You will have the possibility to stop in a shelter to use the bathroom. Suitable for children aged 5 to 11 years STARTING TIME: 09:30 and 15:30 from April to November
Closed shoes (better hiking shoes, but also gymnastics will be enough), long socks, hat and sunscreen in summer, windbreaker and / or k-way in spring and autumn. The Playtour is exclusively for your family.
what is included
Authorized english speaking guide, kit for children, helmets and torches for the cave visit, insurance, VAT
what is not included
Pick-up and car transfers, food and drinks, mountain equipment, anything else not specified in "what is included in the price"
You will meet your guide in the agreed place, where Etna Park begins (UNESCO site). With your car, following the guide, you will travel the main road through ancient and recent lava flows, endemic vegetation and breathtaking landscapes. During the journey by car you will stop to observe interesting volcanic phenomena, including various secondary craters (now extinct) and a lava tube. The guide will always be able to involve children with explanations suitable for their age. The visit includes an easy hike lasting about 1 hour and a half. Please note: the whole visit will be dedicated to children, but even adults will learn a lot about the origins, geology, legends and nature of Mount Etna. The guide reserves the right to change the time and route of the visit based on the weather and volcanological conditions foreseen for the day of the visit.
About 4 h
Bar del Sole, Milo (CT)
All the year
210€ per family
15€ every kid aged 3/4 years
30€ every kid aged 5/11 years
Free for kids aged 0/2 years