Etna Cycling to the Top + half Altomontana trail
Commencing at Rifugio Sapienza on the southern flank of Etna, this tour promises a distinctive e-mtb adventure, navigating a dirt track that meanders through both ancient craters and recent lava flows rocks. Under the guidance of an expert, you’ll delve into an extraordinary facet of the Sicilian landscape, treating yourself to an unparalleled panorama encompassing the summit craters of Etna, the Ionian Sea, and the Valle del Bove.
Following a brief interlude, the journey proceeds along the first stretch of the Altomontana trail of Etna. Descending to an altitude of 1,700 meters, you’ll traverse the trail, immersing yourself in untouched landscapes, negotiating ancient lava flows, and passing by lava stone tracks. En route, the path takes you through oak and pine forests, contributing a diverse array of natural environments to enrich your cycling experience.
The return leg concludes with a return to the tour’s starting point.
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