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Discovery of the lava tunnels from the 2004 Piton de la Fournaise flow

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Parking de la Vierge au parasol
Grand brûlé 974, RN2, Sainte-Rose, RéunionParking de la Vierge au Parasol (Bus stop Car Jaune Vierge au Parasol)
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    Tunnels de lave Reunion: Rando-Volcan
    Stop: 4 hours -
    You will discover the youngest accessible lava tunnel worldwide
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    Pass by Piton de Fournaise
You'll return to the starting point
Important Information
Departure Point
Parking de la Vierge au parasol, Grand brûlé 974, RN2, Sainte-Rose, Réunion
Duration
3h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Professional local guides in speleology and specialized in volcanology
  • Small groups of 6 to 8 people maximum / guide
  • Caving approved helmet
  • Pair of knee pads
  • Pair of cut resistant gloves
  • Powerful headlamp
  • photo report offered at the end of the visit
  • refreshments offered at the end of the visit
  • Professional liability insurance
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Alcoholic Beverages
Exclusions
  • Tips for instructors (optional)
  • Transport
  • Food
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum age 5 years
  • Abrasive and cutting medium
  • Young people under 18 must be accompanied by an adult
  • Baby carrier prohibited
  • Compulsory equipment: Kway, Long pants worn, T-shirt worn, closed shoes worn high, preferably, spare clothes, 1L of water / person minimum
  • Visits possible in Creole, French or English
  • Visits can be canceled in case of meteorological vigilance
  • Confirmed outings with a minimum of 3 people
  • Not recommended for people with back problems
  • Not recommended for people with knee problems
  • Not recommended for people with asthma and heart
  • Not recommended for pregnant women
  • Not accessible to people with reduced mobility or in a wheelchair
  • It is necessary to be able to walk on all fours for about 15 meters so to have sufficient mobility to participate in this activity
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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We didn’t know what to expect from the activity but we were so so pleased. Fred, our guide, was very funny and friendly. Full of knowledge, he taught us so many interesting things. The walk through is surprising and remarkable. It’s an experience very unique as very few lava
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Response from randovolcan, Responsable relations clients at Discovery of the lava tunnels from the 2004 Piton de la Fournaise flow
Responded 3 weeks ago
Hello, Your comment is nice but Fred is not part of our team. Regards.
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If you never visited a lava tunnel, take this one, it is really beautiful. You don't need special skills, normal physical condition is enough. Just Do it.
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Response from randovolcan, Responsable relations clients at Discovery of the lava tunnels from the 2004 Piton de la Fournaise flow
Responded 21 Oct 2019
You are right, this experience is accessible to all! Thank you for your positive feedback!
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We've spent a great, interesting and fun afternoon in tunnels with Matteo. Any tour with Rando volcan is definitely worth the time and money. Highly recommended.
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Response from randovolcan, Responsable réception at Discovery of the lava tunnels from the 2004 Piton de la Fournaise flow
Responded 5 Jul 2019
Thank you Petr for this ! I hope you had a wonderful time on the island. See you soon, maybe.
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My husband and I did an afternoon visit to the lava tunnels (we booked via email about 10 days in advance). We learnt so much from our guide Vincent (who was brilliant - and spoke English, which was hugely appreciated as there don’t seem to be many English visitors to Reunion,
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Response from randovolcan, Gérant at Discovery of the lava tunnels from the 2004 Piton de la Fournaise flow
Responded 19 Aug 2018
Thank you Maddy for your reply It was a pleasure to accompany you both under the volcano. Thank you for your recommendation I wish you all the best Vincent of rando volcan
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About the operator
By: Tunnels de lave Reunion: Rando-Volcan
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MarieC9387
Stockholm, Sweden
195
Unique and incredible experience
We didn’t know what to expect from the activity but we were so so pleased. Fred, our guide, was very funny and
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chialun2019
Saint-Denis, Reunion Island
11
Very GOOD
The guider is very good and explain so clear, it is very good experience to join this activity. I stronge
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Guy C
Brussels, Belgium
50
Unique piece of nature
If you never visited a lava tunnel, take this one, it is really beautiful. You don't need special skills, normal
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felixwuerzberger
Dresden, Germany
21
Tunnels de lave Reunion
Perfect, greate tour, very interesting and fanny. More than 2,5 h we discover the tunnels! Thank you Matthieu
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Petr S
Jablonec nad Nisou, Czech Republic
21
Great experience
We've spent a great, interesting and fun afternoon in tunnels with Matteo. Any tour with Rando volcan is
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LUTCHMEE
Ladysmith, South Africa
39091
Mesmerizing
Absolutely amazing and fulfilling hike to the valcano. Vincent was the best Thanks for your patience sorry I
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Stefanie S
10
Tunnels de lave with Teddy
Famous Tour!! Very interesting! Teddy best guide ever!! Thank you so much!! :-) We will come again!!
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urbanity1
Berlin, Germany
65
best cave tour ever!
Such a brilliant tour. highly exprienced and entertaining guide, lots of stories and history, amazing lava caves.
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985madeleinekb
Porthtowan, United Kingdom
108
Fantastic afternoon of tunnel exploration
My husband and I did an afternoon visit to the lava tunnels (we booked via email about 10 days in advance). We
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RasmusH354
11
Splendide adventure with an amazing guide
I absolutely loved the visit, the guide is super friendly and knowledgeable, you will have plenty of time to ask
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Vladyrom1
Mahe Island, Seychelles
5514
Lava tunnel explore
Nice excursion, informative interesting especially for teens. Total about 10 km walk, beware one needs to pass
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nicolasr208
Gold Coast, Australia
8351
AWESOME !!! A must do in Reunion.
I absolutely loved it. I am a little claustrophobic but loved adventures so I decided to do it. It was amazing,
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Figaro_AB
Turin, Italy
267333
WOW
This is an attraction you don't want to miss if you are at La Réunion. An incredible lunar landscape will lead you
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Travellingpen2013
Ko Samui, Thailand
104
Amazing experience
Vincent was a brilliant guide who went out of his way to explain things in English. 3 hours well spent. Our
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kissgaman
Brussels, Belgium
4818
Super!
Unique experience to do not only in Reunion but in general. Thanks to Vincent the tour is easy and interesting,
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  • Languages Offered: English, French
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