Experience the ultimate adventure and hike to the top of the volcano of Piton de la Fournaise! Follow your guide for a full day and discover the amazing views from above!
The Reunion island is particularly renowned for the beauty of its landscapes between volcanoes, forests, Cirques, and ramparts. The Rando Run Trekking team takes you to discover the flora and fauna of this unique island!
To visit the Piton de la Fournaise, you will take the shuttle around Nez de Boeuf, which gives you an extraordinary view of the Rivière des Remparts, the Piton des Neiges, and the coast. Then you cross the Plaine des Sables and bypass the Piton Chisny to arrive at the Bellecombe car park from where you will go on foot.
This hike lasts for approximately 5 hoursand is accessible to all, regardless of your level as long as you like to walk. The climb is gentle and takes you to discover unique viewpoints on the heights of the Plaine des Sables, the Piton Chisny, the caldera of the Enclos Fouqué and of course the Piton de la Fournaise!
Your guide will teach you everything he knows about the hiking specificities on Reunion Island but also about geology and volcanism, flora and fauna, history, heritage and the reunionian lifestyle.
Level: Medium to good walker
Duration: from 4 to 6 hours
Altitude difference: between 300m and 600m
The hike lasts between 4 and 6 hours depending on your level.
You will meet your guide who will detail the activity program and check all the equipment. You then go with him to the start of the hike. Along the way, you will take breaks during which he will teach you all he knows about the island and its environment.
During the return walk, you will debrief with the guide and share photos on the road that takes you back to the car.
Children must be accompanied by an adult.