Hiking up Piton de la Fournaise La Reunion island
Hiking up Piton de la Fournaise La Reunion island
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Activity Snapshot

  • Sport level
  • Spoken languages
    English, French
  • Duration
    6 hrs
  • Opening seasons:
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Activity description

Climbing a volcano in a day is a rare experience and you should take this chance with no hesitation. When your guide takes you in the very heart of the wilderness of the island, you are sure to have a blast!

The Piton de la Fournaise is part of the world heritage from UNESCO and is one of the most active volcanoes in the world with an average of one eruption every 9 months...

Go for a journey through the land of lava with your guide and discover the history of this hot spot : its first explorers, the recent scientific monitoring and all the legends surrounding it. This unique hike takes you to the discovery of a truly extreme environment, a real cauldron in the ocean!

You might even witness a volcanic eruption to make your holidays memorable!

Altitude difference: +/- 500 metres
Distance: 11 kilometres

minimum 12 y/o
Cancellation policy: 
flexible1) Cancellation 4 days or more prior to the agreed activity starting date
→ You are automatically refunded for the full activity price

2) Cancellation between 48 and 96 hours prior to the agreed activity starting date
→ You are entitled to a 50% refund

3) 48 hours or later are what we call last-minute cancellations
→ No refund will be made
Offer Description

Enjoy a full day hike up to the top of one of the most active volcanoes in the world.

You will leave early to avoid the clouds and enjoy magnificent backdrops and a breathtaking view on the island once you reach the summit.

Special terms

The access to Enclos Fouquet on the volcano can be restricted depending on the volcanic activity.

Please note this activity requires a minimum of 3 people.

  • Guide for the whole day
  • Picnic & drinks
Do not forget to bring
Do not forget to bring
  • Sunscreen & sunglasses
  • Hat or cap
  • Windbreaker & waterproof vest
  • Good hiking shoes
Meeting point
In front of Cité du Volcan in Bourg Murat - transfer possible depending on availabilty Get directions


Average rating
4 / 5
Very good
Rando du 08/06/2018
  • 2 / 5

Très belle activité. Un paysage unique

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