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Mafate, an eco‑tourisme laboratory

Intensely biodiverse

The Cirque of Mafate is an exceptional place that is worth a visit! This extraordinarily preserved site can only be accessed on foot or by helicopter, and offers a range of breath-taking landscapes within a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Good practices in hiking

Before heading out for a hike in the fabulous Cirque of Mafate , check the eco-friendly charter created by the Tourist Office for the west and discover the 6 golden rules for adopting the Mafate Attitude, being a responsible hiker and enjoying the Mafate adventure.

6 golden rules for being a responsible hiker and enjoying the Mafate adventure:

EAT LOCAL

Consume local produce, by shopping in local stores

TAKE YOUR RUBBISH HOME

Take your rubbish with you, don’t forget to bring a rubbish bag

NATURE - LISTEN AND RESPECT

Listen to the sounds of nature

MAFATE IS NOT A CIRCUS

Immerse yourself in the daily life of the inhabitants while respecting their traditions

RELAX AND UNWIND

Disconnect and admire the landscape

MEET AND CHAT

Share a friendly and authentic moment with the locals