Quad tour to the perfumes and aromas of Etna

Quad tour to the perfumes and aromas of Etna

80% off-road
Small groups
Guided tour
3,5 Hours

Description of the Quad tour to the perfumes and aromas of Etna


In this quad tour we guide you to the discovery of the volcano Etna among scents and lava landscapes, keeping the thrill of adventure and the desire to explore. Our quad bike tour passes between the black lava flows of 1865 and 1923 that emerge between the centuries-old Ragabo pine forest and the white birch forest.

Piano Provenzana
Among the old paths of black volcanic sand we reach a maximum altitude of 1850 meters, in Piano Provenzana, where we will admire the power and the remains of the destruction of the Etna eruption in 2002. The last great eruption on the north side of Etna heading towards Linguaglossa.

Cave of lava flow
During the quad tour to the scents and flavors of Etna we will make a stop to visit a cave of lava flow so we can discover the hidden beauties that are under our feet.

During the stops our guide, a great connoisseur of the territory, will tell you the history of the places where you stop.

Sicilian tradition
At the end of the Quad tour to the flavors and scents of Etna to complete your adventure you will stop to taste the flavors of the volcano Etna in a typical mountain refuge where with its rustic dishes will make you taste the traditions of the cuisine of Etna North all accompanied by good wine Etna doc.

 In this quad tour to the scents and flavors of Etna you will keep an indelible memory of a part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site that you visited.

The route

The quad tour is suitable for both beginners and professionals and is always carried out in small groups. This quad bike tour is the most complete tour to discover the volcano in an adventurous and adrenaline-filled way. The Etna tour lasts about 3.5 hours with departure and arrival at the Ragabo Refuge – Etna Nord and afterwards you have to calculate the time for lunch.

The quad bike route is technical and very fun off-road. The activity is carried out totally in the open air among the scents of resin and broom. We also guarantee safety distances so that we can admire the beauty that nature gives us.

The quads are automatic and easy to drive. In maximum safety they can also carry 2 people.

In short:

  • Panorama of the Nebrodi mountains
  • Rustic mountain lunch
  • 1923 lava flow
  • 1865 lava flow
  • Secular Pinewood Ragabo
  • Cave of lava flow
  • Piano Provenzana – altitude 1850
  • Panorama of extinct craters
  • 2002 lava flow
  • Panorama of Taormina and the coast of Calabria

Details Quad tour to the perfumes and aromas of Etna

  • Availability
  • From April to October, every day upon reservation

  • Timetable
  • Departure at 09.30 a.m. or 2.30 p.m.

  • Duration
  • About 3.5 hours

  • Quad bike
  • Polaris Quad, automatic, 2-seater

  • Included
  • Helmet, balaclava, petrol, assistance guide, lunch

  • Recommended clothing
  • Closed shoes, sunglasses, dust bandana and a jacket

  • To bring
  • Driver’s license, rental agreement

Quad tour restrictions

  • Driver
  • To drive a quad bike you must have a B license and a minimum age of 18 years.

  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnant women can’t come on the tour.

  • Medical restrictions
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems.

  • Children
  • A minimum age of 6 years is required. Children can only come as passengers.

Meeting point

Etna Quad
Pineta bosco ragabo, Strada Mareneve
95015 Linguaglossa (CT)

The tour starts from Rifugio Ragabo, Linguaglossa – Etna Nord. In the centre of Linguaglossa, turn for Etna Nord, and continue on the Mareneve road for 13 km. You will find the refuge on the left. You can park here for free.

GPS coordinates
37˚ 48’29.6”N
15˚ 04’28.8”E


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