The Dimitile is a mountain in La Réunion. Multiple tracks are available for hiking to the top. We had chosen the 4 km classic route ‘Sentier de la Chapelle’ overcoming an altitude difference of around 1100 m.
There are several hiking routes through the Enclos Fouqué, the second last Caldera des Piton de la Fournaise. The best-known one is the one to the Cratére Dolomieu. If you want to do a hiking tour, Continue reading Piton de la Fournaise and its Calderas, La Réunion
The Route du Volcan takes you through the area from Bourg-Murat to the Pas de Bellcombe. Following the route you can discover different kind of landscapes, vegetation and volcanoes.
In the past the South coast of La Réunion was notorious for its rough currents, riffs and rough cliffs. Fishers and sailors feared that region, not at least because of the pirates who used the impregnable Cap Méchant as their harbor.
Today you can enjoy a wonderful view along the lava cliffs and see the impressive power of the Sea.