A Holy Nativity inside the lava cave

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If you have already come to one of our excursions on Mt. Etna you will certainly know what a lavic flow cave is. If you do not, the best opportunity to find out is to go and explore one. And, as mentioned, you can do it with us or, if you are in the province of Catania during Christmas time, you can go to admire the Holy Nativity inside the cave, in Acireale.
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Author: Etna Excursions Posted on: 2018/12/07 Updated: 2018/12/11



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Mount Etna eruption 2018

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Mt Etna, a new show of fire 3 months later

Mt. Etna seems to have woken up after the last eruptive event dated 23 August. In turn, that flashing eruption had been the great return of the volcano after more than one year of silence that was beginning to intrigue residents, tourists and even scientists.
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Author: Etna Excursions Posted on: 2018/12/05 Updated: 2018/12/06



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The Chestnut of One-Hundred Horses and other historical trees on Mt.Etna

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The nature of Mt. Etna reserves many surprises, which can be interesting for tourists too. There are in fact trees that are as important as -and maybe more than- an artistic or architectural monument and on our volcano there are at least three of them. It must be said, first of all, that Etna has special records relating to the trees that cover it. Beyond the beech forests, beautiful pine forests, here we find the highest (above sea level) chestnut trees in Europe, even over 900 meters asl, and birches at the lowest latitude (these trees being typical of the northern regions). And then there are the magnificent monumental trees … come and discover them with our excursions.
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Author: Etna Excursions Posted on: 2018/11/27 Updated: 2018/11/27



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Tour to discover Etna North

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Mount Etna is a thoroughly different universe, a planet to be discovered that never shows one element equal to another. Landscapes and features change continuously and what you will see on the eastern or southern flank is completely different from the things you can amire on the north side. Today we are going to discover just this “face” of the volcano: Etna North, that is Piano Provenzana and all the towns and villages that surround it. Get ready for many surprises.

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Author: Etna Excursions Posted on: 2018/11/21 Updated: 2018/11/22



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Mount Etna Tours with Kids

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Mt. Etna is an active and constantly changing volcano, a mystery of nature that fascinates everyone and makes us a little afraid too, with its explosions, the high lava fountains, earthquakes! But in reality – if it is treated with the due respect – this special mountain is a very interesting tourist destination and in some aspects it is also suitable for children. If you are thinking about an excursion to Mount Etna with your children, come with us and you will not regret it. Between historical information on how the great volcano was formed and tales that tell of ancient gods and cyclops, you will certainly admire really exciting places.
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Author: Etna Excursions Posted on: 2018/11/04 Updated: 2018/11/09



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