This is a great trip to add on to a 7 / 10 night package in Reunion or if you are Island hopping and going to either Mauritius, Rodrigues, Mayotte or Madagascar then this is a great add on to experience the mountains of Reunion Island. The hiking is not difficult but you do need to be physically fit and have experience in hiking with your necessities – backpack, light sleeping bag, lunches and snacks, water etc.
❖ D.1 TRANSFER FROM ST-GILLES TO CILAOS AND TREKKING INTO THE WILD VALLEY OF MAFATE TO THE VILLAGE OF MARLA ( 3 HOURS ) DINNER AND OVERNIGHT IN MARLA MOUNTAIN HUT
❖ D.2 TREK MARLA / LA NOUVELLE ( 4 / 5 HOURS WALK ) THROUGH « 3 ROCHES », ONE OF THE NICEST SPOT OF THE VALLEY. DINNER AND OVERNIGHT IN LA NOUVELLE MOUNTAIN HUT
❖ D.3 TREK LA NOUVELLE / CILAOS (5/ 6 HOURS WALK ) TRANSFER BACK TO ST-GILLES
THIS TOUR IS ORGANIZED UPON REQUEST WITH A MINIMUM OF 2 PAX REQUIRED
THIS GUIDED TOUR WILL ENABLE YOU TO DISCOVER THE HEART OF THE ISLAND, THE WILDEST PART OF IT IN MAFATE VALLEY : NO ROAD AT ALL, ONLY SMALL TYPICAL VILLAGES FROM PART TO PART, AND FOOT PATHES IN THE NATURE : IMPRESSIVE LANDSCAPES, HIGH MOUNTAINS, AND THE WAY OF LIFE WHICH HASN’T CHANGED FOR YEARS : YOU WILL EXPERIENCE MAFATE – PARADISE FOR TREKKERS! GEOLOGY, BOTANIC, HISTORY, PEOPLE, AND MUCH MORE – YOUR GUIDE WILL MAKE YOU FEEL MAFATE AND ITS SPIRIT !
NUMEROUS OTHER ITINERARIES ARE OFFERED. IF YOU HAVE A REQUEST FOR A 3, 4, 7 DAY GUIDED HIKE, DO NOT HESITATE TO CONTACT US !
- All transfers as per the itinerary
- 2 Nights in typical mountain chalets including breakfast and dinner
- Mountain Guide during the whole trek ( 3 days)
- Assistance during your stay
ZAR8 476 PER PERSON SHARING (Valid for travel in Low season **FEB to SEP** – subject to availability, currency and airport tax fluctuations at the time of enquiry/booking. Peak season surcharges will apply )
- Any items of a personal Nature
- Travel Insurance
- Meals not mentioned / included
- Nightly Tourist tax which is payable directly at each hotel – approx EUR0.80 pp/pn
- Optional Excursions
- Tips, Drinks, Taxi fares etc.
Chat with us about your flights. It is easier and hassle free for you to let us handle your flights as well as land arrangements throughout your trip. We have special fares and so can combine the Vanilla Islands.