Trekking Etna Acqua Rocca

Hiking and trekking on, full day. It provides for the visit of a lava cave, walk the volcano through a forest of beech trees and the path that leads to the magnificent panorama of the Valle del Bove.

Difficulty: Medium

Equipment Recommended: In your backpack: wind jacket, hat, sunscreen and camera. Remember to wear closed shoes (hiking boots or sneakers) and suitable clothing according to weather conditions.


Thanks to this trek will earn a breathtaking view after going through the woods and have discovered an ancient spring!
Accompanying you on this trek we will start the day with ropes, helmets and flashlights to discover like lava flowing build around themselves a lava cave. Our day however, continuing in the open air! We will climb a path though the beech forest slowly discovering a basalt waterfall over 72 meters high! After having trekked we find ourselves higher up, where a centennial beech oversees the Water Rocca, an ancient freshwater spring. Here we can enjoy the panorama featuring a view of the magma wall lined above. Resuming our journey we will observe the vegetation change from the beech to the broom and the talus as the trail you will discover up to the ridge that will give us a view of the Valle del BoveOur eyes will range from the craters of the volcano to the Ionian Sea! 
Breath taken in wonder, we will see the dikes that show the impressive cast of 1991-93 and the impressive scenery of this natural theater by the majestic and superhuman size and, with this incredible example under the eyes we find out together the operation of a volcano. We will return using the same route.
We consume a packed lunch and head back descending for a stretch of the Valle del Bove, among the boulders, and roughness of the dikes and bombs with which the lava has defined the landscape.
Water Rocca is an excursion with a great variety of landscapes, which offers views in all seasons, colours and unforgettable images!

  • Transfer from and to the accommodation with authorized cars.
  • Multilingual authorized environmental local guide.
  • Insurance. 
  • Everything not expressly mentioned shall be considered excluded.
  • Shared tour could involve different pick up locations that will be on the same route. No waiting.

    Payment Options: In advance at the desk | In advance by bank transfer | In advance by credit card | In advance by Paypal

  1. General
    The tour is to be considered confirmed by the time the payment is received, which always takes place in advance for 100% off the amount. We ask you to inform us, during booking, the physical details of the participants, any food allergies or deficits of any kind.
  2. Cancellations
    The customer can cancel the excursion without penalties in case of increase of the tariff due to third causes, or in case of cancellation of the excursion by the organizer due to causes of climatic nature or a superior force.
    In the event that the customer decides to cancel the excursion for other reasons, these are the conditions of return:
    - 100% refund if cancellation occurs up to 30 days before the excursion.
    - 70% refund if cancellation occurs up to 10 days before the excursion.
    - 50% refund if cancellation occurs up to 3 days before the excursion.
    - 0% refund if the customer cancels the excursion 3 days before or does not show up at the meeting point.
  3. Changes
    The organizer reserves the right to modify the duration, the route or the route and the stages of the excursion based on organizational, climatic or logistical reasons, committing himself in any case to provide a satisfying service that is consistent with the offer.