Volcano Guides - Etna - Sicily

AITNE is a Catania-based association of fully-qualified ski instructors and volcano guides authorised to take people into the mountains, particularly in volcanic areas, both in Italy and abroad. Etna excursions can take place practically all year round either hiking, skiing or mountain biking on remote trails and snowy slopes allowing you to explore all the different outdoor options our mountain has to offer.

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Etna Trekking to the Summit Craters for Experts - 3350m

Our most challenging tour, for true lovers of the mountains and significant differences in altitude, to climb the highest active

Trekking 2002 eruptive fracture on the north side of Etna

Trekking that will allow us to discover the wild northern side of Etna and walk along the fascinating 2002 eruptive

Trekking to the Summit Craters of Etna at Sunset - 3350m

"Reaching Etna's steaming summit craters at sunset is an experience you will always remember."

Summit Craters from Etna Nord - 3350m

Trekking to the summit craters that will allow us to discover the wild north side of Etna. Departure will be

Etna Summit Craters by E-Bike

Reach the summit by e-bike - A fun and environmentally friendly way to reach the crater of Etna. Leaving from

E-Bike Tour of Etna

A superb tour of Etna from the south to the north traversing thousands of diverse landscapes, ancient pine forests, caves

The wild side of Etna

Crateri Sommitali - Si tratta sicuramente dell’itinerario più interessante dopo le eruzioni del 2001 e 2002 che hanno sconvolto il

Trekking from Etna Sud - 3000m

Since the 12th of September, Etna is in a mild  Strombolian activity from one of its summit craters, the Voragine,

Summit Craters from Etna Sud - 3350m

This is certainly the more interesting route after the eruptions of 2001 and 2002 that rocked the southern slope of

Valle del Bove - Canalone della Montagnola

After leaving the cable car station(2500m), we’ll climb to the top of the Montagnola (2640m) where we’ll be able to

Weekend Aeolian Islands

We offer you several days with overnight stays in half board pension

Grotta del Gelo

The excursion to “Grotta del Gelo” lasts about 7/9 hours; although it is not an excursion that requires technical skills,

Ski touring on Etna - Winter

We offer a range of ***agriturismi/guesthouses*** and refuges for the stay.