Randonnée Departure : Former spa of Absalon

This walk in the forest close to the city centre is a short closed loop for everyone. From the spa, rustic steps facilitate the walk. Ideal for a relaxing moment and fresh air.

Marked trail
Difficulty [1-4] : 2 , good physical condition required
Incline : 340 m
Length : 3,9 km – 2h00 approx

Departure : Former spa resort of Absalon

Précautions :

Please check the weather forecast  and trail conditions
– Météo France Martinique : 0892 68 08 08 ou www.meteo.gp
– Office national des Forêts : 0596 60 70 70
– Comité de la Randonné pédestre de la Martinique : 0596 70 54 88

Code of conduct and safety regulations:

Walking Code

  • Avoid noise or actions against nature
  • Do not take plants or animals with you
  • Do not throw rubbish away
  • Do not light fires
  • If you are a smoker do not throw cigarettes ends on the floor, keep them for the dust-bin
  • Do not change or damage the signs
  • Stay on walking trails to avoid damaging these fragile areas.

For your own safety 

  • Before starting out make sure you have update instructions on the route
  • Let someone else know where you’re going and when you expect to return
  • Be sure to confirm the time it will take so that you can finish before nightfall
  • Take some extra food and water with you
  • Wear suitable clothes and shoes
  • Take a mobile phone with you
  • In case of heavy rain or strong winds do not go on and/or turn back using the same route
  • Don’t take risks
  • Stay on walking trails

Departure : Former spa of Absalon

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