Experience Spirulina And Its Myriad Benefits

Location: Sainte Marie
70 chemin de Ligne Bois Court, 97438 Sainte-Marie (Show map)
Arena/Place: Sainte-Marie
Category: Events, Culture

Located on the slopes of Sainte-Marie, in the heart of a protected rural area, the Run Spirit aquaculture farm enjoys ideal conditions of sunshine and heat for producing these natural micro-algae which are recognised globally for their exceptional nutritional qualities.

Come and discover the secrets of producing and harvesting pei Spirulina, a spirulina that’s 100% produced at the aqua-farm in Sainte-Marie.

Visit schedule:

- 9.00 : Welcome by Catherine and start of the tour of the RUN SPIRIT aquaculture farm

Different topics covered throughout the morning:

1- Geographical and environmental location of the farm
2- Spirulina grower network in Reunion Island
3- Tour of the production pools - Sampling of micro-algae
4- Filtering: by closed circuit
5- The laboratory
6- Drying: artisan method
7- A tasting full of surprises and time for discussion under the veranda, near the shop.

Tour ends around 11.45am

That little extra:

- A local, ecological production site.
- Spirulina of exceptional quality

Please note:

The trip may be cancelled by the service provider in the event of adverse weather conditions or if there are not enough participants.


Reservations required 24 hours in advance
This experience is scheduled every Thursday and Saturday
Min: 5 persons / Max: 10 / persons

What to wear/bring:

Casual wear, closed shoes (no flip-flops, damaged shoes etc), hat, sunglasses, windproof jacket and a bottle of water.

This price includes: the guided tour, the tasting (including 1 glass of natural spirulina or with a touch of local flavours, spirulina flake toast with a hint of butter, spirulina flake toast with a little fresh cheese), a small guide sheet that’s given to participants during the tasting.


Date Time Arena/Place
18 Aug
Thursday 18 aug 2022 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Sainte-Marie
20 Aug
Saturday 20 aug 2022 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Sainte-Marie
25 Aug
Thursday 25 aug 2022 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Sainte-Marie
27 Aug
Saturday 27 aug 2022 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Sainte-Marie

Contact information

Street address 1
70 chemin de Ligne
Postal code
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