Discover the landscape of Piton de la Fournaise during this 9-hour guided day tour from Saint-Denis. Ascend to 7,742 feet (2,360 meters) above sea level for views of La Plaine des Sables, and visit the Nez de Boeuf at 6,791 feet (2,070 meters). Lunch and round-trip transportation from Reunion's West Coast included.
9-hour tour to the Piton de la Fournaise area from Saint-Denis
Skip the hassle of renting a car
Lunch included at a famous area restaurant
Learn about the culture, history, and geology of the region
After departing Saint-Denis around 7am with your guide and group, drive along the West Coast and up into Reunion's high plains.
Reach Le pas de bellecombe, the volcanic area that looks out over the main volcanic crater and the multicolored rocks. Stop at La Plaine des Cafres restaurant, well-known in the area, for a traditional lunch. Visit the volcanic museum to learn more about the history and geology of the area.
Drive back to Saint-Denis via the South Coast. Make some stops in the wild, tropical landscape to explore the flowering gardens surrounded by old lava flows.
Return to Saint-Denis at the end of the day for drop-off.