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Sicily - Pozzallo, Mount Etna & Taormina

On arrival at the port you will check-in and board the catamaran. The crossing is estimated to take 90 minutes, however this can be slightly longer on occasions, depending on weather conditions. The Catamaran is equipped with restrooms, a very good cafeteria serving a variety of hot or cold snacks/beverages and a small boutique/gift shop.

On arrival in Pozzallo you will be directed to your tour coach for the start of your Sicily tour. Our tour takes the eastern route before arriving at the first stop which is Taormina.

Taormina is a peaceful small medieval town, built on a mountain side and located 206m above sea level. Here you will have free time to enjoy the quaint streets lined with curiosity shops, boutiques and local tavernas. The Greek Theatre is also worth visiting even if it just to enjoy the views from the unique location. You will also have ample time for lunch before we depart (lunch is not included).

The tour then departs for Europe's most active volcano, Mount Etna.

The drive up the Mount Etna mountain slopes takes us through picturesque villages and an ever changing landscape. The lower slopes of the volcano are extremely fertile with groves of oranges, lemons and other Mediterranean flora and of course vines which produce Sicily's best wines. We go through forests of chestnut trees which gradually give way to oak, beech, birch and pine. During our tour of Mount Etna we visit the Sylvester Craters.

We return back to the port to board the Catamaran for our return to Malta which is scheduled at 2130hrs.

If you have booked transport from the port it will be waiting for you on arrival in Malta to return you back to your hotel/drop off point.


Tour Details
Price eur130.00 Adult (over 14yrs to 59yrs)
Price eur98.00 Child (13yrs and under)


During May to September on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday

15 hour duration (0700hrs to 2300hrs)
Catamaran Malta/Sicily/Malta
Guided Tour

Tour Pick Up Point:
Optional transfers to/from hotel/port are available at a supplement of eur14.00. Pick up is between 0500hrs to 0600hrs depending on pick up location.

The tours pick up from most hotels or a conveniently located pick up point close to the hotel. Therefore you can stay at a hotel of your choice.

For passengers staying in Valletta, the pick up point is at the Phoenicia Hotel which is located just outside the main city entrance, next to the bus terminus.

If you want to join the tour but you are staying in private accommodation which is not located in one of the main towns or resorts it is advisable to contact us to make sure that it is possible.

How to Book
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