Etna and wine tour
Discover fascinating natural beauty spots together with local wines containing the unique aromas of Etna and Alcantara. One Etna and wine tour including the Alcantara gorge visit. We will take you on a visit to the vineyards of Mount Etna, between the areas of Solicchiata and Passopisciaro, where are concentrated among the most important wineries in the middle of the vineyards and where we will stop for the tasting of Etna wines.
To the Alcantara park
In the first part, we will take you on a visit to the valley near the Alcantara Gorges, a place famous all over the world. In this place, we also offer other activities such as body rafting. Here you can admire one of the most beautiful places in Sicily. We will continue uphill where we will visit other attractions of this valley, for example, Byzantine Cuba, a small early Christian church, from the 11th century, immersed in nature among the vineyards of the valley.
The tasting to Etna
The second phase will be exclusively dedicated to Mount Etna and its wines. Crossing the valley in our jeep going towards the northern slope, where we also offer other activities such as the Grand tour of Etna & Alcantara Gorge and the Etna bike tour. We will pass through great expanses of vineyards and spend the rest of our time at a selected winery. The ideal moment, with a welcoming apéritif, to begin our journey through unique aromas and flavors. The main part of this wine-tasting adventure will take place seated at a table with expert sommeliers who will accompany us through a visual and tasting experience with six different types of wine, together with local traditional food.
On finishing with the wine-tasting, you will be accompanied around the winery where all the wine-making processes will be explained to you. An exclusive wine tour not to be missed!
Etna and wine tour includes:
- Pick up from your hotel or a place of your choosing.
- Stop to the Alcantara Gorges.
- Visit among the vineyards of the Cuba Byzantine, XI century d.C.
- Visit the vineyards of the Passopisciaro and Solicchiata areas.
- Stop to a winery on Mount Etna.
- Wine-tasting with a sommelier and lunch with local products.
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|MEETING POINT||Pick up from your hotel or a place of your choosing|
|WHAT TO BRING||Comfortable shoes and clothing suitable for the season|
|DURATION||About 7 hours|
|DIFFICULTY||None, recommended age: 4/80 years|
|TIMETABLES||Every day by reservation – 9:00 am|