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.
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.
The visit is in exclusive: the tour is with private guide, only for your family
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"
About 4 h
Bar del Sole, Milo (CT)
All the year
210€ per group
- kit for children aged 5/11 years: 30€
- kit for children aged 3/4 years: 15€
- free for kids aged 0/2 years
(kit is compulsory as an integral part of the tour)