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Ride on a bike and explore Sicily.

With us you will cross fantastic places, unique, fascinating, fun and exciting routes on Etna, Catania, Alcantara and Nebrodi.

Etna Cycling to the Top

From Rifugio Sapienza : Every day

Duration: 3 hours


  • Departure from Rifugio Sapienza
  • Climbing to the craters by electric bike
  • Descent through a sandy path
  • Return to the meeting point

Detailed description

The tour will start from the southern part of the Volcano.
The dirt path starts from Rifugio Sapienza hotel/restaurant (1,900m a.s.l) at 10:30 AM, it takes place between ancient craters and recent lava flows.
Arrived at Torre del filosofo at an altitude of 2,900 m a.s.l. with our Guides, you can admire an extraordinary panorama: the summit craters of Etna, the Ionian Sea and the Valle del Bove.
The descent will take place along a sandy and exciting track.
After the tour we will return to Rifugio Sapienza.
  • Difficulty: Medium
  • Duration: about 3h


Suggested Equipment

Tennis shoes / Water / Fruit or protein snack


The WEB PRICE: is valid only if you buy online more than 4 days before

With departures from Catania

Periodo: dal 01/04 a 31/10

dal 01/04 a 31/10 € 65 € 60

The cost includes:

Qualified Mountain bike guide / Bike and equipment rental / SPD pedals on request.

The cost does not include:

Trekking to the summit craters / All that is not specified under “the cost includes”.

From Rifugio sapienza: the first available date is

Starting from € 60


up to 48 hours in advance.