AitneMed is an association made up of ski instructors and expert hiking guides qualified to lead you in volcanic and mountainous environments.
Thanks to AitneMed's excursions and multisport proposals you can have direct experience of the Sicilian territory: the guides will put at your disposal all their knowledge of the territory and great accompanying experience to allow you to enter the less known and more fascinating sites of the Etna park, of the Sicilian reliefs and the islands of the Archipelago.
Our business is varied and adaptable to everyone's needs. We offer you:
The association never stops! It offers activities throughout the year, starting from simple trekking on foot or by mountain bike, up to purely winter activities to be carried out in the snow.
If you want to spend some time in the wonderful Sicilian land practicing a sport that brings you closer and allows you to discover nature, we are the one for you and we will help you create your adventure package!
AitneMed Sci puts at your disposal the mountaineering knowledge of its qualified and professional instructors.
Discovering the volcano Etna in winter can reserve great and unexpected surprises for mountain and snow sports lovers.
If you recognize yourself in this identikit, thanks to the association you will have the opportunity to count on a group of experts to be able to dedicate yourself to off-piste skiing or backcountry skiing with qualified personnel, in safety and along exciting itineraries.
With the sea in the background, in the middle of the pine forests and in the immense expanses of a lunar landscape, come and discover a still intact nature, fascinating for the diversity of the landscapes.
AitneMed Sci offers you excursions accompanied by stay in a refuge, with excursions equipped with sealskins, ideal for moving easily in these scenarios.
But the surprises of an excursion with AitneMed are certainly not over, with a short distance it is possible to reach Catania or the famous Taprmina, let yourself be guided to discover its beauties, its cultural, artistic and architectural wealth.
We always crown your adventure in Sicily with tasty breaks to discover our culinary tradition.
AitneMed Trekking calls together all trekking enthusiasts and all those eager to discover the wonders of the Sicilian territory: we offer what is right for you!
Given the strong bond with our land, we would like to tell you a little about what the experience of the ascension on Etna represents. Although along the simplest itinerary, this path is very original and constitutes a journey of symbolic value for those arriving in Sicily.
The highest volcano in Europe is a unique adventure of its kind for the trekking enthusiast, because it requires passages within splendid landscapes, with incredible morphologies due to the volcanic nature of those areas.
You will walk surrounded by slopes made up of lava sand, in a "lunar" context that combines crater cones and geological architectures built by past eruptions.
Come and try the enchanting routes:
Trekking on the Etna volcano - possible in all seasons, they allow you to combine the beautiful views of the coast and the charm of the mountains, and appreciate the most beautiful sites from a landscape point of view. The guides in charge include routes of great beauty such as a visit to the Grotta del Gelo or the more demanding tour of the volcano that takes two days to take the hiker to an altitude of 2000 meters.
Trekking to the Aeolian Islands - trekking inside the islands that make up the archipelago is another surprising experience, also characterized by the volcanic environment with the two, still active, Stromboli and Volcano.
San Gregorio di Catania » Catania
Catania (Città) » Catania
San Gregorio di Catania » Catania
Nicolosi » Catania
AitneMed Climbing does not neglect those who want to practice a type of sport a little more adrenaline, without forgetting safety! The wonderful views and glimpses that you can enjoy once you get to the top will repay you for the effort made while climbing!
We invite you to enjoy the possibility of sport climbing and mountaineering in the most beautiful Sicilian sites from Castelmola to San Vito Lo Capo or Syracuse. Do not miss what nature offers you spontaneously, come and take advantage of all this splendor!
AitneMed Climbing invites you to get in touch with us for any information you need, we will be happy to provide it and help you find what you are looking for!
The Rocky Mountain technology Canadian mountain bikes by AitneMed, inaugurated the cycling season in the year 2004 which, since then, have become a staple among the activities of the center.
In addition to the simple daily bike rental, you can take advantage of various services including: bike transfers directly to the place of interest, organization of guided day trips to all the mountains and nature reserves of Sicily, organization of weekly tours that include trekking , mountain biking and visiting the most beautiful art cities of Sicily.
The point where you can pick up your Ariel bicycle is at the Ariel Refuge, located on the slopes of Etna, near the high mountain track of the volcano. The refuge is an excellent starting point, as it makes it easy to take distinct routes suitable for mountain biking, which branch off from this place for many km of off road at various levels.
AitneMed also has a rental in French territory, which allows excursions within the Belleville valley, the rental point is located in Place Caròn in Val Thorens.
AitneMed recommends that you join one of the following adventure packages:
For details on packages and excursion dates, contact AitneMed: you will certainly have an answer that suits your needs.