Pas de Bellecombe, Sainte-Rose

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At an elevation of 2,311 m (7,580 ft), Pas de Bellecombe serves as a mountain pass and viewpoint overlooking the caldera of an active volcano. The viewpoint provides expansive views of the outer caldera and the volcano itself,showcasing an alien-like landscape. The crater, at 900 meters (2,950 ft) wide, remains active. The pass is named after Guillaume Leonard de Bellecombe, an 18th century governor of the island. Put Pas de Bellecombe into our Sainte-Rose trip maker to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Sainte-Rose.
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  • Beautiful Vista. But the drive up the Mountain is equally impressive. The hikes are far and time consuming, but you will enjoy the trip to the top without doing the hikes.  more »
  • Wonderful views perfect hiking terain. Trails are well marked. Maps are available. You can not get lost. Bring lots of water and food for a nice picknic.  more »
  • Basic parking place But the view around is amazing The start point for an unforgettable experience
  • Enjoyed a walk on the edge of the crater with fantastic views. Solid footwear is strongly recommended.
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