Ogni giorno della settimana, proponiamo ai nostri ospiti le seguenti attività da svolgere affiancati dal nostro responsabile escursioni


Dalle 10:00 alle 14:00. Transfer da Etna Quota Mille. Accompagnati dal responsabile escursioni, visiterete un’azienda produttrice di pistacchio a Bronte; seguirà una visita con spiegazione degli alberi secolari di pistacchio. È prevista, inoltre, una sosta per degustare arancino e gelato al pistacchio. Ritorno a Etna Quota Mille.


Dalle 16:30 alle 18:30, cooking class con gli chef di Etna Quota Mille con preparazione di piatti tipici.


Transfer da Etna Quota Mille. Degustazione in cantina con assaggio di prodotti tipici, visita e spiegazione dei vigneti.


Tour Osservatorio Etna Nord. Transfer da Etna Quota Mille a Piano Provenzana, accompagnati dal responsabile escursioni. Sarete condotti con il pulmino all’osservatorio per poter ammirare il paesaggio affascinante e suggestivo del vulcano Etna; ritorno con il pulmino a Piano Provenzana; pranzo a sacco incluso; ritorno con transfer a Etna Quota Mille.


Transfer da Etna Quota Mille a Randazzo, accompagnati dal responsabile escursioni; visita del borgo medievale di Randazzo, chiese e casa della Musica; sosta in enoteca, pranzo con tagliere di salumi e formaggi tipici e calice di vino o bevanda analcolica; caffè e assaggio del famoso “Cannolo siciliano” in una pasticceria storica della città.

We can book on request the following excursions to be carried out independently by reservation.

Etna excursion

(off-road vehicle & trekking)

Departing from Linguaglossa aboard an off-road vehicle towards Etna. There will be 4×4 trips and off-road routes with short walks, to appreciate places of great naturalistic and volcanological interest within the Etna Park. Starting from the lava flows that threatened entire surrounding villages, you will visit the summit of the craters on the East side where the last major eruption occurred. You will also experience the emotion of descending inside the volcano by visiting a lava flow cave to know how the phenomenon is related to the flow of lava. 

Horseback riding

You can choose between different nature trails to ride. You can cross the river Alcantara, the woods of Etna and the paths of Nebrodi and Peloritani. The excursions are for everyone and take place with qualified equestrian guides.

Excursion on donkeys

This experience is recommended for those who want to relax immersed in a natural environment and pristine. You will ride on a donkey in a grove located between vineyards and chestnut groves of the Etna territory. The excursion is also suitable for
families with children.

Quad tour

Quad tours vary in length according to the chosen route.

  • In the path from 1h or 2h 30min you start from the Alcantara Gorges in the direction of Francavilla di Sicilia. It takes place for 80% in off-road mode along some paths of the beautiful Alcantara Valley.
  • In the excursion lasting about 3h 30min you can visit the towns of Francavilla di Sicilia, Castiglione di Sicilia with its castles and the Great Mountain of Motta Camastra.
  • The half-day tour starts from the Alcantara Gorges in the direction of Castiglione di Sicilia, a renowned wine town. The route continues towards Linguaglossa through numerous lava flows until you reach Piano Provenzana. For those who love nature tours, it will be possible to request a visit to the craters formed by the 2002 eruption that destroyed the tourist station of Piano Provenzana.

Body rafting Alcantara

The adrenaline-pumping 2-hour body rafting excursion between the Alcantara Gorges, accompanied by canyoning instructors is suitable for the more adventurous who are willing to be carried by the rapids between the lava basalts. The excursion is offered
with pick-up service directly from our hotel or with a meeting-point to be agreed. Possibility to vary the route for different needs, specific requests or to satisfy any curiosity.

Visit to the oil tasting farm

Etna oil is another important reality of which we are proud. While visiting this farm it will be possible to taste the oil during a light lunch or a lunch in the farm with the products of the garden. Depending on the period, you can watch the olive harvest and
oil production (from mid-October).

Boat trip

Starting from the historic port of Riposto, you will discover the beautiful Taormina (Isola Bella, Capo Mazzarò, Atlantis Bay). You will have the opportunity to swim in the sea and have a packed lunch directly on the boat. The duration of the excursion is about 8 hours. Since the boat is for exclusive use, it is advisable to book in advance.

Visit to the winery with tasting

The visit to the winery is perfect both for wine lovers who know the reality of Etna’s wine, and for those who want to approach for the first time a gastronomic experience of our territory. You will visit the vineyard and taste the wines paired with cold cuts and cheeses.


It is possible to use the free transfer service from Randazzo to our hotel and vice versa. In addition, by reservation, you can go to the excursion points through our transfer service.

Cooking Classes

Cooking classes with the chefs of Etna Quota Mille. The preparation of typical traditional dishes with our chefs: an appetizer, a first course, a second course and a dessert. For dinner you can taste the dishes made by you.


Every afternoon we can book on request trekking excursions with a guide at Mount
Pirao, Mount Spagnolo, Grotta (Cave) Burrò, etc.

  • All the paths described may be subject to changes related to availability and/or adverse weather conditions.
  • According to availability, there is the possibility to adapt the tineraries to your needs.
Booking is required, therefore, you can contact us at the following addresses


How do excursions work?

Click on the REQUEST INFORMATION button to see more info about the excursion you want or contact us at the addresses above. Once booked you will receive detailed instructions to participate in the activity including the point to reach. Independent excursions are available every day; the minimum number to book is 2 people.

Where can I see prices?

You can request a quote through this form by clicking on REQUEST INFORMATION or contact us at +39 392 7146 350.

How do I get to the starting point of the hike?

Each excursion has a different starting point, about 20-30 minutes from our hotel. To confirm your booking you will receive the exact point to reach with the telephone contact of the manager on site. We remind you that you can reach the starting point with your vehicle or take advantage of our shuttle service, unless availability is not available.

What happens in case of bad weather?

At the booking confirmation you will be provided with the telephone number of the
manager on site, which you can call the day before or the morning before leaving to
check the weather conditions in the area where the excursion will take place and the
progress of the activity.

Can I cancel my booking?

You can always cancel or change your booking. We guarantee the refund of the
deposit for bad weather, but remember that the cancellation due to bad weather
entitles you to a refund only in the event that the cancellation is made by our