What are the advantages of becoming a member and/or affiliate?
Members can take advantages plenty of special offers and/or discounts.
How much would it cost to become a member or an affiliate to Excursions in Sicily circuit ?
The membership fee is included in the listed prices of our excursions, tours, and activities.
Are the excursions suitable for anyone?
Our excursions are designed to a wide range of physical fitness and ages. However, please let us know in advance, at the time of booking if you:
Have mobility disability or have reduced mobility, or cardiovascular and/or respiratory system issues;
Suffer from any food allergies and/or intolerances, since many of our tours include at the least a tasting, lunch, dinner, refreshment etc..
suffer from any conditions affecting your mobility or your cardiovascular and/or respiratory system/s; and/or
Suffer from any food allergy/ies and/or intolerance/s (since many of our tours include at the least a Deli tasting, lunch, dinner refreshment etc.).
What is the maximum altitude reached during our excursion on Etna?
The maximum altitude reached during our excursion on Etna is of about 2000 - 3000 metres (6560 feet) above sea level.
What is the most suitable clothing for an excursion on Etna?
The recommended type of clothing for an excursion on Etna depends on the season and weather conditions. You will have to bear in mind that you will reach an altitude of about 2000 metres. We therefore, advice a layered clothing with comfortable and solid shoes suitable for at least light trekking so as to prevent sand and small stones from getting inside.We therefore advice a layered clothing with comfortable high-necked shoes suitable for at least light trekking so as to prevent sand and small stones from getting inside.
How long do the walking/trekking activities last?
Our explorative tours are carried out in stages and normally do not include long walks and/or trekking activities (with the exception of Etna Trekking or customised excursions)Our guides will drive you on board of a vehicle from one stage of the explorative tour to the next one. At each stage you will step out of the vehicle, have the short guided excursion or activity included in the program and then, at the end, you will step back into the vehicle to be driven to the next stage of the explorative tour.At each stage you will step out of the vehicle, conduct the short guided excursion/s or activity included in the program and then, at the end, you will step back into the vehicle to be driven to the successive stage of the explorative tour.
When is the Special Etna Eruption tour being operated?
The Special Etna Eruption Tour is being carried out when Etna is in a steady eruptive phase; that is, when some phenomena are occuring such as constant lava flow and few explosive phenomena. During such times Excursions in sicily organises and operates Special Etna-Eruption Tours. You will always be able to find out when the Special Etna-Eruption Tour is being carried out by checking out regularly the updates on our homepage or by following us on Facebook.
What does pick-up from and drop-off from Catania Meeting Point?
It means that your assigned excursionist guide will come and pick you up at the beginning of the tour in a given meeting point, and return to drop you off at the same location at the end of the tour or excursion activities.
Do you do pick-ups and drop-offs all-over the area within the Catania province?
if the pick-up and drop-off location is situated in any one of the following city, pick-ups and drop-offs are not included in the cost of the excursion, Pedara, Zafferana Etnea, Nicolosi, Trecastagni, San Giovanni La Punta, Misterbianco, Acireale, Aci-trezza, Aci-Castello, Catania airport, Port of Catania.
If you are residing in a location not listed above, please do not hesitate to contact us. We will try to offer you the best and most suitable solution for a pick-up and drop-off at your location.
Otherwise, if you prefer, we can arrange specific pick-ups and drop-offs for a small extra fee.
Do you do pick-ups and drop-offs all-over the area within the Taormina districts?
The pick up and drop off within Taormina districts costs € 150 to be divided by the number of passengers and the crew taken in the following locations:
Taormina, Giardini Naxos, Letojanni
If you are residing in a location not listed above, please do not hesitate to contact us. We will try to offer you the best and most suitable solution for a pick-up and drop-off at your location. We can advice and provide you with suggestions and maps. Otherwise, if you prefer. We can arrange specific pick-ups and drop-offs for a small extra fee.
Can I participate to the excursions if I suffer from food allergies and/or intolerances since some tours include a lunch? What Should I do?
In case of personal issues related to food allergies and/or intolerances , please inform us about your requirements at the time of booking. We will notify the restaurant manager so that you may enjoy a lovely meal according to your requirements.
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