Etna Excursions from cruise ship in Messina

Visit the biggest volcano un Europe with us

Let us show you our Etna during an exciting shore excursion

Mount Etna Excursions 4x4

Mount Etna Excursions 4×4

We recommend our shore excursion to guests, who arrive by cruise line ship in Messina.

We will pick you up at the port of Messina and head in direction Mount Etna. During our adventurous drive up to the volcano along cold lava streams we will cross hundreds of years old forests and make several stops to visit some of the most beautiful sites on Mount Etna by foot, accompanied by our English-speaking guide at all time.

Shore Etna Excursion

Shore Etna Excursion

We will be wandering through old and new lava flows, walking on extinct craters and equipped with helmets and flashlights you will enjoy an unforgettable experience visiting a real lava cave, where ice was produced centuries ago.

Our English-speaking guide will show you the variety of plants and animals that populate our active volcano. While walking through ancient forests you will learn a lot about Mount Etna vegetation and wildlife. The last stop of our shore tour are the cold lava streams at Piano Provenzana, which had been destroyed during the last big eruption.

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  • Pick up takes place at the exit port  We will wait for you at the stated time. You will recognize us through our nametag.
  • Times from pickup and return depend on the schedule of the ships, which are reported in our confirmation.
  • During the tour a guide will explain you the most interesting Volcano’s eruptive phenomena and give news about plants and animals.
  • Tours are easy and accessible to anyone.
  • On request we can provide child safety seat or booster seat (free)
  • We recommend trekking shoes, adequate clothes related to the weather, a bottle of water and DO NOT FORGET YOUR CAMERA, of course!


Etna Shore Excursion
  • € 105,00 p.p. including pickup/drop off Port Messina (min. of 6 people)

Duration: 5/7 hours
Prices are inclusive of taxes and insurance
No hidden fees – All inclusive
FREE Cancellation until 3pm one day before tour begin
Price for less than 6 people on request.

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On request we also offer “private” trips. Vehicle and travel companion are exclusively available for you.

Also available the Shore Visit of Taormina from Messina port

Next scheduled arrivals at port Messina

MSC Seaview
Date: 21-08-2018

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Crown princess
Date: 22-08-2018

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MSC Seaview
Date: 28-08-2018

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Date: 29-08-2018

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Celebrity Reflection
Date: 01-09-2018

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Marella Celebration
Date: 02-09-2018

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MSC Seaview
Date: 04-09-2018

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Norwegian Spirit
Date: 07-09-2018

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Jewel Of The Seas
Date: 10-09-2018

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Of course our service is open to cruise ships which berth during the night or in the early morning, not only in Messina but also in Catania, Taormina or Naxos.

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