We offer you a vary special tour and a variety of wine tasting to savor wine and typical food from the Etna landscape.
- TOUR 1: Etna Urban Winery
- TOUR 2: wine tasting in a local cave
- TOUR 3: food and wine trail on the old small “circumetnea” train
– TOUR 1: Etna Urban Winery
Etna Urban Winery gives the visitor the opportunity to enjoy the history of Etna wine making in Sicily, to visit an urban vineyard, to learn about the territory and to taste four Etna wines in a unique historical urban environment.
You will experience the quality of the wines born on the slopes of Mount Etna, coming from partners wineries (including Tenuta delle Terre Nere, Masseria Setteporte, Cantina Russo, Famiglia Statella, Tenuta di Fessina or Murgo), along with a selection of gourmet food created by a local chef.
The tasting is completed by a walk in an urban vineyard, discovering dry stone walls and an old domed building, walking through one oak forest and an olive grove.
You will visit our 17th century Palmento (winery) that is host to two 10,000-litre wooden barrels and an old wine press that was once able to process around 8 tons of grapes!
Tour and tasting with food pairings 48€
Lunch and self-tour 30€
Tasting with food pairing 40€
TOUR 2: wine tasting in a local cave
Visit, wine tasting and local products at one of the most renowned wineries of the Etna area:
• Tasting of 5 wines accompanied by a platter of cold cuts and cheeses, home-made oil, bread and water. 20 € / person min 2pax
• Tasting of 6 wines accompanied by a platter of cold cuts and cheeses, home-made oil, bread and water. 25 € / person min 2pax
• Tasting + lunch or dinner. 30 € / person min 2pax
DURATION: about 1 hour for tastings – every day from 11.30am to 2.30pm and in the evening from May onwards from 7pm to 9pm.
PERIOD: all year
– TOUR 3: food and wine trail on the old small “circumetnea” train
A very special tour to visit Etna from an unusual point of view with 2 stops at two different winery caves to enjoy the typical Etna wine and local specialities.
PRICE: 80€ /per person
DURATION: all day (see the program below)
PERIOD: Thursday – Saturday – From April to October.
WHAT IS INCLUDED: train ticket – bus ticket to reach the cave – wine tasting in 2 different caves – lunch – visit of a village.
9.15 Departure from FCE station in Riposto.
9.38 Departure from FCE station in Piedimonte Etneo (GPS 37°48’31.0″N 15°10’22.8″E)
10.24 Arrival in Randazzo
11.00 Guided visit and wine tasting.
13.00 Coffee break in a city center.
15.00 Guided visit and wine tasting.
18.00 Return in Piedimonte Etneo
Pay attention: the booking is mandatory and it must be received within 12 pm of the previous day.