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Etna Eruption on August 14, 2023


While the eyes of many were fixed on the sky to admire the passage of shooting stars, numerous during these long and warm August nights, Mount Etna once again demonstrated its majesty with an eruption that had been anticipated for a long time.

While some people might be concerned about the consequences of volcanic eruptions, it is important to emphasize that the eruptive activity of Mount Etna generally does not pose any danger to visitors who wish to participate in exciting excursions on the volcano.

At the moment, Catania Airport is temporarily closed due to the ash emissions related to the eruption. This is a precautionary measure to ensure the safety of all travelers and staff members.

According to the latest updates, air traffic should resume around 8:00 PM on August 14.

However, the eruption appears to have already concluded: experts from the INGV are closely monitoring the situation and providing constant updates.

In the meantime, you can plan your trip to make the most of your experience on Mount Etna. Our agency organizes excursions safely while adhering to the restrictions imposed by authorities, as the safety of participants is our top priority.

Excursions on Mount Etna offer a unique opportunity to explore one of the most extraordinary landscapes in the world. Guided by experienced and passionate guides, visitors will have the chance to discover the incredible natural beauty of the Etna area.

From majestic rock formations to breathtaking panoramic views, every moment spent on Mount Etna is an experience that will remain etched in memory forever.

In conclusion, yesterday’s eruption on Mount Etna can be seen as a spectacular event that reminds us of the power of nature. However, there is no reason to delay or cancel plans for an exciting excursion on the volcano. With the constant attention of experts and the rigorous safety measures implemented by the agency, visitors can continue to dream and plan their journey to the wonderful land of Sicily, ready for an experience they will never forget.