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Sicily - Pozzallo, Mount Etna & Modica

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 slighlty longer on occassions, depending on weather conditions.

Our tours takes the eastern route passing Noto, Syracusa and Catania en route before arriving at Mount Etna, Europe's most active volcano.

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.

Our next stop includes a visit to the Baroque city of Modica to enjoy some time in the city centre and the popular "Il Corso". Modica once so important as to constitute a kingdom within the kingdom, is today a prosperous town still dependent on its traditional agricultural economy. The beautiful flight of steps leading to the main entrance and the statues representing the twelve apostles are the main features of S. Pietro's church. The main street or "Corso", with it's mixture of magnificent buildings, modern shops and al fresco cafes.It is a thriving town centre.

You will return back to the catamaran for the return crossing to Malta, arriving at 2100hrs (based on a 90 minute crossing). Transport will be waiting for you to return you back to your hotel.

Catamaran Information
The catamaran is equipped with toilets, a gift shop and a cafeteria serving a good variety of drinks and snacks.

Please note! During the winter months the tour routing may have to be changed due to adverse weather conditions. Whenever possible you will be advised of such changes, however in certain circumstances we may forced to change the tour routing during the actual tour. These situations are beyond our control and enforced onto us by local authorities. The operators of the tour and Malta TravelNet will not under any circumstances be held liable to any refunds or any such type of compensation in the even that this may happen.


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


During October to April on Wednesday, Friday and Sunday

13 hour duration (0700hrs to 2100hrs)
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
If you would like to book this tour only click here to book via our partner website.

If you would like to include this tour in a multi day customised itinerary click here