Piano dei Grilli – Etna West side Excursions
This path starts from Piano dei Grilli, from 1150 m a.s.l. to 1600m. On the back the town of Bronte. Piano delle Ginestre is a level ground full of brooms. Along the way there are the lava flows of 1763 – Monte Nuovo – and 1843, and the latest eruption of 1974 – Monte Fiore. Numerous volcanic cones of different ages make the landscape enchanting and complex.