Places of Interest nearby
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Mount Etna is the largest active volcano in Europe, currently standing 3,329 metres (10,922 ft) high.
The Etna was submitted for the election of one of the 7 natural wonders of the world.
Mount Etna is one of the most active volcanoes in the world and is in an almost constant state of activity. The fertile volcanic soils support extensive agriculture, with vineyards and orchards spread across the lower slopes of the mountain and the broad Plain of Catania to the south.
Linked themes: Geology