Between Sky and Fire: ETNA & TAORMINA

Type of tour: Day Tours and Shore Excursions
Name: Between Sky and Fire: ETNA & TAORMINA
Tour length: 8 Hours
Depart from: down your ship or Hotel
Tour Code: SKYFIRE

Description

Meet our driver escort . Depart for your “Special morning  on Mt. Etna”  one of our unique  excursion to see the highest active volcano in Europe. You will  discover  characteristic villages  and beautiful scenery  and, of course, the terrific power of nature.
Stop in a local family honey farm where it is possible to taste a selection of natural honey (orange , lemon, eucalyptus), almond pastries, olive and olive oil.
We continue in the territory of Santa Venerina, and visit to wine  Estate for a true “discovery of the wines of Etna”. Tour of the cellar  where the area’s traditional wines and esteemed champagne, V.S.Q. Metodo Classico, are produced. Wine tasting.
Mount Etna is one of the most important places in Italy from a naturalistic point of view. Viticulture in this area dates back to ancient times as the finding of coins of the fifth century B.C. witnesses.    Lunch at the farm
Continue  to Taormina to walk  in this beautiful spot, which offers also historical and cultural attractions, such as the Greek Theatre, used as stage for many important international events.
You can also admire the various buildings in Corso Umberto, the main road that in the summer evenings is always crowded and just in the middle it widens on a “belvedere”, with an unforgettable view on the whole bay.
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