Les Makes: Private Family Hike

Les Makes: Private Family Hike

From $148.39 per person

Discover gorgeous panoramas over Cilaos and Piton des Neiges on the path throughout the forest. Expand your knowledge about the endemic flora and the geological shaping of the island.

About this activity

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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
French, English, Italian, German
Private group


  • Enjoy stunning view over Cilaos
  • Admire the endemic forest
  • Learn about cryptomeria pines forest
Full description
Meet your guide in the village of Makes, embark on an adventure, and hike on a family forest trail enjoying the breathtaking views of the Cilaos cirque and the Piton des Neiges. Discover the endemic nature of the island and its exploitation by humans.  Come and discover the forests of tamarinds, colored woods, cryptomerias, and the ancient cultures of geranium while following the ramparts of the Cirque de Cilaos. Reach the panoramas of Piton Cabris then La Fenêtre. If you feel like it, you have the option to extend the circuit to Petit Mapou and Camp 2000.
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  • Food
  • Drinks
Not suitable for
  • Children under 10 years

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    Meeting point

    Bakery "La belle Etoile", Les Makes. Meeting point information: Go up the D20 to Les Makes village. At the entrance of the village, the bakery is on your left. Public transport: the nearest bus stop is: Alterneo " Rue Maurice Thorez", Les Makes, line 24.

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Snacks
    • Hiking shoes
    • Water
    • Rain gear
    • Comfortable clothes
    • Daypack

    Know before you go

    • Note that the walk is 6 km long and takes about 4 hours to complete, there are some steep parts with steps
    • Please pack a picnic lunch, snacks and a minimum of 1.5 liters of water per person for the day
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