ETNA JEEP RIDE (approx. 7 hours: from h 8.30AM to 3.30PM)
Today meet the off-road’s driver at Taormina-Giardini Naxos port and transfer to Etna Volcano. We will enjoy a lovely Jeep experience through Etna area: Mount Fontana (view of Bove Valley), the Thieves Cave (grotta dei ladroni), lava flow from 2002 eruption. It will be operated an hiking experience at the Sartorius Mountains area (this part will be adapted to the different customers will take the tour. lunch will be served in a local rustic restaurnat to taste the genuine food of this area (local wine included). During afternoon get back at Taormina-Giardini Naxos port driving through the Alcantara Valley with its famouse Gorges.

Etna Volcano: Scenic Jeep Drive to the beautiful volcano. With this excursion we explore the north side of the Volcano up to 1800 meters.

- Group of 2 People: Euro 220,00 Per Person
- Group of 3 People: Euro 175,00 Per Person
- Group of 4 People: Euro 155,00 Per Person
- Group of 5 People: Euro 130,00 Per Person
- Group of 6 People: Euro 110,00 Per Person


The service will be operated by a 6 seats jeep, but to guarantee to all customers a window seat, we suggest You to book the jeep for maximum 5 people.

-from March to May & from October to November: pack winter coat and dress sturdy shoes or hiking boots;
-from June to September: pack a waterproof shell and dress in layers. Dress comfortable shoes or sneakers; do not forget you sun screen, sun glasses and sun hat.

We will adapt this excursion based on your Cruise Schedule. 
For your acknowledge:
-Pick-up will be arranged 0,30 hour later estimated cruise dock;
-Drop-off to the port will be set 1 hour before cruise departure.

You will join the docking pier by tenders. Our staff will be pleased to meet & greet you at the tender stops.

Changes of your travel plan in case of bad weather forecast and impossibility to dock by tenders, the cruise’s captain will decide  to:
Cancel the stopover in Taormina-Giardini Naxos port or in Sicily OR he will decide, in accordance with the Port Authorities availability,  to swap the stopover using different ports e.g. Catania port or Messina port. The Port Authority won’t share with us this information, as well as the cruise line, and because of it we have no chance to rearrange the excursion in accordance.
If you call us 24 hours before tour begins we can ask to our staff to meet you in a different port and you will pay an extra fee  of euros 50,00 (total) cash directly to our staff up to 8 people. This extra amount is due to cover the extra miles from Giardini Naxos to Messina-Catania and vice-versa and highway tolls. Of course, we will do all our efforts to respect the itinerary but in case of less time disposal we will be forced to reduce or remove some visits in accordance with your new cruise schedule.
If you won’t call us 24 hours before tour begins, the excursion is considered cancelled and we will refund you in total as per shore-excursion cancellation policy.