Mount Etna quad bike tour 1/2 day
A quad bike experience on Mount Etna is a must. Being the driver of the adventure on Mount Etna makes you feel like a superman or woman.
With the highest respect for the environment that surrounds us, and with quad bikes that exceed all European directives on pollution, the expert guides will accompany you to discover Mount Etna during the most chosen Etna quad bike tour 1/2 day!
Etna quad tour itinerary
Among lava paths and centuries-old woods, you will touch the lava rocks of the last big eruption in 2002. Als you will visit the old lava flows of the eruption of 1865 and 1923. With good weather you will have amazing views from those lava flows towards Taormina and the Italian coast.
We reach an altitude of 1800 meters where we admire the devastation of Piano Provenzana on 27 October 2002. To make the Etna quad bike tour on the Etna volcano even more adventurous, you will stop in a lava flow cave, and after you descend inside you can say you have really experienced Mount Etna! You will drive more less 80% of the tour in off road, trough the beautiful Ragabo pine forest.
The Mount Etna quad bike tour guarantees 100% satisfaction for off road enthusiasts and adventurers alike!
Specifications Etna quad tour
The half day Etna quad tours starts in the morning at 09.30 hour or in the afternoon at 14.30 hour. The tour takes more less 3,5 hours. During the tour you do different stops to admire the beauty of Mount Etna. The guide will explain you more about the history during those stops.
- Maximum altitude: 1800 meters
- See lava flows of the eruption of 1865, 1923 and 2002
- Drive through the Ragabo pine forest
- Visit a real lava cave
- Total duration about 3,5 hours
You always need to be at least 15 minutes before departure at the starting point of the tour. The tours start from Rifugio Ragabo, Linguaglossa – Etna Nord at an altitude of 1450 meters.
The price of the Etna quad bike tour 1/2 day is € 140,00 per quad. There can go 2 persons on 1 quad.
Etna quad tour guides
The tour will be accompanied by experienced and professional guides who will make you enjoy and respect Nature. During the tour they will tell you the stories of the volcano making your tour a beautiful and super adrenaline experience.
The quads are Polaris. These are automatic quad bikes. There can go 2 persons on 1 quad bike. The organization also provides a helmet and an under-helmet. Tours are given with respect for nature and as much safety as possible.
Always carry a jacket. Sometimes the temperature can be a little cooler when riding the quad bike. Also, it is advisable to wear closed shoes. These can be good sports shoes, or hiking shoes. Also bring (sun) glasses. This way you avoid getting dust from other quads in your eyes. If you want to carry things along the road, bring a (small) backpack.
Etna quad biking requirements
To drive a quad bike, a minimum age of 18 years and a category B driving license are required. Children may ride on the rear as passengers. Children must be at least 6 years old. Pregnant women are not allowed to go on the quad bike tour.
Before starting the tour, you need to sign a rental contract to assume your responsibility. This contract will be provided by email. You can send a signed copy of this contract by email as well (don’t print, let’s safe trees!). Every driver of a quad bike needs to sign this contract.