Guided hike in the Cirque de Cilaos, Réunion Island

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Fitness level: Sporty
Duration: 5 hrs
Spoken languages: English, French, Italian, Spanish, German
Minimum age: From 12 years-old and up
Cancellation policy: flexible More info
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Activity description

Bureau Montagne Réunion offers you a breathtaking guided hike in the cirque of Cilaos, on Réunion Island!

The Bureau Montagne Réunion team offers you a unique route to the cooled heart of the Piton des Neiges volcano to discover its wonderful river! This hike in the Cirque de Cilaos offers breathtaking views, with a few fords to help you understand the formation of a volcanic island like Réunion.

Meet the guide for an itinerary brief in the village of Cilaos. You will then head straight into the forests to vantage points that take in the village of Islet Cordes. Expect to see the canyon calved by the Bras Rouge river, meandering through deep valleys. Experience the many mystical caves with tall bending walls arching overhead.

Organised every Thursday from the village of Cilaos, this 5-hour hike will bring out your explorer's soul in the heart of an exceptional environment listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. If you've always wanted to take a trip to the centre of the earth, don't hesitate any longer!

The majestic setting of the Cirque de Cilaos, the mystery of its high ramparts, its deep valleys, its peaks, torrents and other solitary islets make it a hiker's paradise. Its climate is similar to that of the European mountain ranges, making it a very pleasant place to go hiking. This is THE cirque not to be missed on Réunion Island!

Whether you're on your own, with your family or with friends, the guides, all locals, will share their passion, knowledge and love for this island of extreme natural and cultural wealth with you during your guided hike in the Cirque de Cilaos, right in the heart of Réunion.

So don't wait any longer, book your hike in the Cirque de Cilaos and get to know this not-to-be-missed cirque of Réunion Island!

Offers

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Group hiking | French
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For group outings, your guide will conduct the outing in French. If you want to do your tour in English, Italian, German or Spanish, you can choose the private option.

Difference in altitude: 500 m.

Activity requirements

You need to be in good physical condition to take part in this activity.

Special terms

Bureau Montagne Réunion offers daily outings with no minimum number of participants, so you're guaranteed to leave as soon as you book.

For group outings, your guide will lead the outing in French. If you want to do your outing in English, Italian, German or Spanish, you can choose the private option.

The route involves moving along a river without a marked path, requiring a few technical moves with your feet in the water.

Do not forget to bring
  • Picnic
  • Bottle of Water
  • Mountain Clothing
  • Suncream
  • Energy Bars
  • Walking/Hiking Shoes
  • Comfortable 25L Backpack
Sensation Level:

Chill

Fitness level:

Sporty

Duration:

5 hrs

Minimum age:

From 12 years-old and up

Meeting point:

Cilaos town hall forecourt

Included:
  • Local Snack and Refreshments
  • Mountain Guides
Excluded:
  • Lunch
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Private hike | All languages
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 Bureau Montagne Réunion offers daily outings with no minimum number of participants, for a guaranteed departure from the first reservation.

This private tour is available every day of the week, it is an à la carte tour, specially designed for you.

Difference in altitude: 500 m.

Activity requirements

You need to be in good physical condition to take part in this activity.

Special terms

Bureau Montagne Réunion vous propose cette randonnée, avec un guide accompagnateur en montagne privatisé, pour s'adapter parfaitement à votre groupe.

Le parcours demande une évolution en rivière sans sentier balisé, nécessitant quelques mouvement techniques les pieds dans l'eau.

Le prestataire ne peut pas garantir la disponibilité constante de guides parlant anglais, italien, allemand ou espagnol. Votre réservation ne sera validée qu'après vérification de Manawa avec le prestataire, un supplément de 30€ sera à régler sur place pour toute réservation privative en langue étrangère (anglais, italien, allemand ou espagnol).

Do not forget to bring
  • Picnic
  • Bottle Of Water
  • Comfortable 25L Backpack
  • Mountain Clothing
  • Energy Bars
  • Walking/Hiking Footwear
  • Suncream
Sensation Level:

Chill

Fitness level:

Sporty

Duration:

5 hrs

Minimum age:

From 12 years-old and up

Meeting point:

Cilaos town hall forecourt

Included:
  • Mountain Guide
  • Local Snack and Refreshments
Excluded:
  • Lunch
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Meeting point

Cilaos town hall forecourt Get directions

Cancellation policy

Cancellation 4 days or more prior to the agreed activity date
You will be automatically refunded for the full amount for the activity
4 days
Cancellation between 48 and 96 hours prior to the agreed activity date
You are entitled to a 50% refund
48 hrs
Cancellation 48 hours or later prior to the agreed activity date
No refund will be possible
Weather Guarantee
Regardless of the date, if the activity is cancelled due to bad weather conditions, you will be offered a refund or the chance to reschedule

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  • 5 / 5

Superbe randonnée

  • 5 / 5

Superbe rando. Les mots ne suffisent pas à exprimer la beauté des lieux.

  • 5 / 5

Superbe randonnée avec des paysages époustouflants. J’ai eu un peu de mal avec les pentes sous le soleil ou avec les grimpettes sur les rochers, mais ça en valait la peine! Merci à Emmanuel qui est un puits de connaissance

  • 4.5 / 5

Très belle sortie, paysages magnifiques, guide extra avec des connaissances sur l'histoire le géologie, la faune et la flore incroyable

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Super.