The gates of hell: the amazing beauty of the volcano Piton de La Fournaise in France. Photo | HRONIKA.info

Today we will see hell in France, in the South-East of reunion island in the Indian ocean (Mascarene Islands).

This is a shield volcano Piton de La Fournaise, the height of 2631 m. Starting from the XVII century, there was recorded more than 150 eruptions. (Photo by Luc Perrot), reports the Chronicle.info with reference to feedup.ru.

Врата ада: удивительная красота вулкана Питон-де-ла-Фурнез во Франции. Фото | HRONIKA.info

Since the early 70-ies of XX century there were more than 20 eruptions. (Photo By Luc Perrot):

Врата ада: удивительная красота вулкана Питон-де-ла-Фурнез во Франции. Фото | HRONIKA.info

When the volcano Piton de La Fournaise erupts, it does look like the gates of hell. Judge for yourself. (Photo By Luc Perrot):

Врата ада: удивительная красота вулкана Питон-де-ла-Фурнез во Франции. Фото | HRONIKA.info

Врата ада: удивительная красота вулкана Питон-де-ла-Фурнез во Франции. Фото | HRONIKA.info

Врата ада: удивительная красота вулкана Питон-де-ла-Фурнез во Франции. Фото | HRONIKA.info

The last eruption of the volcano began on may 16-20, 2015. (Photo By Luc Perrot):

Врата ада: удивительная красота вулкана Питон-де-ла-Фурнез во Франции. Фото | HRONIKA.info

Piton de La Fournaise is one of the most active volcanoes in the world. (Photo By Luc Perrot):

Врата ада: удивительная красота вулкана Питон-де-ла-Фурнез во Франции. Фото | HRONIKA.info

As a rule, the volcano emits lava in the Caldera, but it happens so that it flows and its slopes. The Eastern slope of the Piton de La Fornese is fractured and powerful lava flow, usually tending toward the nearby sea. (Photo By Luc Perrot):

Врата ада: удивительная красота вулкана Питон-де-ла-Фурнез во Франции. Фото | HRONIKA.info

To climb the volcano is not difficult, but experienced travelers know: to see the true beauty of this giant can be only with his foot. (Photo By Luc Perrot):

Врата ада: удивительная красота вулкана Питон-де-ла-Фурнез во Франции. Фото | HRONIKA.info

Before and after: bald men visited a beauty salon. Photo

Shield volcano Piton de La Fournaise or the gates of hell in France. (Photo By Luc Perrot).

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