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Sicilian Nature: Fire & Water

Port/City: Sicily (Messina), Italy

Activity Type:
Active Adventures | Verified Sustainable Experiences

Approximate Duration:
7 hour(s)

Prices starting from:
*109.00 USD (Adult)
*89.75 USD (Child)
*0.00 USD (Infant)

Restrictions:  N/A

Important Port/City Information

Please remember you have up to 2 days prior to your sail date to purchase your Royal Caribbean International Shore Excursions online. If you are within the 2 days, you will then need to purchase your Shore Excursions on board.

*Prices shown above are representative. Dates, times, and prices are subject to change and may not be available for your sailing. To purchase a Royal Caribbean International Shore Excursion, you must already have a reservation number for a cruise and have made a payment towards that reservation. Shore Excursions must be purchased in the same currency as your cruise reservation. Exchange rates are determined by a competitive pricing program and may be subject to change without notice. All monetary exchanges onboard are processed in U.S. Dollars directly to your SeaPass® onboard charge account unless otherwise specified.This tour requires a minimum number of guests in order to operate.
Shore Excursions
Sicilian Nature: Fire & Water - MY28

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Embark on a dynamic mountainous adventure as you trek across Sicily's magnificent Mount Etna, the tallest active volcano in Europe. Travel past vineyards, orchards, and lava fields en route to Silvestri Spent Craters, where you'll see streams of solidified lava and remnants of Etna's more than 130 eruptions. Walk around the Crater's 6,000-foot-high rim, before admiring striking rock formations in the canyons of Alcantara Gorge during the drive back to port.


• Mount Etna: Get profile views of this active volcano from your motorcoach, then walk the rim of Silvestri Spent Craters.
• Silvestri Spent Craters: See remains of Mount Etna's past eruptions, including fields of hardened lava and volcanic cones.
• Alcantara Gorge: Study towering rock formations and deep-rock incisions among rivers and vegetation while traveling back to ship.

What to Bring:

• SeaPass card and photo identification
• Camera
• Cash (Euros) /credit cards
• Sun protection

What to Wear:

• Hat and sunglasses
• Walking shoes
• Wind/water resistant jacket

Important Notes:
• Guests must consider their physical fitness level and medical history when determining whether this tour is appropriate.
• Guests with pre-existing neck, back, knee and/or shoulder injuries, cardiac conditions, asthma, diabetes, epilepsy, other heart or respiratory conditions or any other medical condition must take particular caution when selecting a tour - particularly tours categorized as "strenuous".
• Guests who have concerns must consult with their personal physician before engaging in any activity that may be strenuous for them.  
• Guests with heart diseases and/or high blood pressure should not select this tour.
• Pregnant women and guests with neck/back problems should not select this tour.
• Guests will be at high altitudes (over 6,000 feet) throughout tour.
• Guests must be able to walk uphill for approximately 1000 feet on uneven terrain.
• Drive to and from pier approximately 2 hours each way.
• Foreign currencies not accepted at Silvestri Spent Craters.
• No restrooms at Silvestri Spent Craters.
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