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Trek Mount Etna for MS Positive

  • Activity:
    treks & walks
  • Distance:
    47 km
  • Duration:
    5 days
  • Difficulty:
    moderate
  • Location:
    Sicily, Italy
Available Dates:

Oct '17

overview

Mount Etna is situated on the beautiful island of Sicily, between the cities of Messina and Catania. It is Europe’s highest active volcano, undoubtedly the dominating feature of the eastern part of Sicily. On this challenge, you will trek through variable terrain with some steep ascents, you are rewarded with magnificent views and get to experience the smokey crater before making your descent to the finish line.

MS Positive is a charity raising money to help people and families live a positive lifestyle and help living with MS. When you join this challenge you will be part of the team raising funds for this fantastic charity. 

trip highlights

  • Enjoy a 5 day all-inclusive group challenge, including 3 days of trekking
  • Climb to the smokey crater at over 3100m
  • Experience one night camping on the slopes of Mount Etna
  • Enjoy great Sicilian food 
  • Celebratory meal together at the end of the challenge

what's included in the cost?

  • Fully supported 5 day group challenge
  • Action Challenge UK representative
  • UK qualified medic 
  • Full support team, including English-speaking local guides
  • International flights and air travel taxes
  • Action Challenge trek leader
  • All accommodation, twin/triple/quad share
  • All meals with the group; except in free time
  • Water provided daily
  • All participant & luggage transfers
  • National Park entrance fees
  • Celebratory dinner
  • Pre-trip briefing by Action Challenge staff
  • Pre-event support including kit discounts from UK retailers

 

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