Meet your private English-speaking driver in a luxury Mercedes vehicle at your Taormina hotel and reach Silvestri Craters of Mount Etna in about 1 hour driving time.
Mount Etna is the highest active volcano in Europe and Silvestri Craters are two inactive craters formed as a result of the Mount Etna eruption of 1892 and they are located at about 1,900 m above sea level, so don’t forget to bring a jacket even if is summer. Walk around and admire the volcanic landscape around the craters, it is impressive and of a rare natural beauty.Find out more
Then descend and pass Zafferana Etnea, which frequently was destroyed by eruptions (last time was threatened by the 1992) and arrive at one one of the most celebrated and highly regarded wineries on Etna Benanti Winery Estate. In fact, thanks to the Vulcan and its mineral soil Mount Etna is a perfect place for grape growing and the wine region is becoming vibrant and one of Italy’s hottest wine regions
Benanti is the only winery on Etna with vineyards on the four slopes of the volcano and
Enjoy their “Wine & Culture Experience” which includes a guided tour of the estate and vineyard, guided tasting of Benanti most renowned wines along with food pairing (light lunch).
Then enjoy a walk in Castelmola, a small hamlet and a real genuine natural terrace built on the ruins of a Norman castle from where it’s possible to admire he Ionian coast, the Etna, the Bay of Giardini-Naxos, the Cape of S.Alessio, the strait of Messina and even the Calabrian coast
Arrive at your Taormina hotel in the afternoon.Find out more
Private English-speaking driver in a luxury Mercedes vehicle 09:00am/04:45 pm
“Wine & Culture Experience” at Benanti Winery (guided tour, wine tasting light lunch)
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