10 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

10 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Saint-Denis
— 1 night
2
Cilaos
— 3 nights
3
Saint-Pierre
— 3 nights
4
Saint-Philippe
— 2 nights

1
night
Saint-Denis

Saint-Denis ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cascade Blanche, Temple Siva Soupramanien de Saint Benoit, Parc du Colorado, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): take in the dramatic scenery at Cascade Niagara, pick up some local products at Marche Forain du Chaudron, take in the dramatic scenery at Cascade de la Paix, contemplate the long history of Maison Folio, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Hindou Kalikambal, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Siva Soupramanien de Saint Benoit. On the next day, walk around Parc du Colorado, pause for some serene contemplation at Notre-Dame de la Delivrance, thensee the interesting displays at Musee Leon Dierx, thensee the interesting displays at Museum d'Histoire Naturelle de La Reunion, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Rue de Paris.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Saint-Denis road trip website.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiport is Roland Garros Airport. In May, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Cilaos.

Things to do in Saint-Denis

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Saint-Benoit, Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains, Hell-Bourg, Cascade Niagara, Trois Roches
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Plage de La Saline les Bains ©
Plage de La Saline les Bains
Cascade de la Paix ©
Cascade de la Paix
Rue de Paris ©
Rue de Paris

3
nights
Cilaos

Cilaos ©
Cilaos is a town and commune on the French island of Réunion in the Indian Ocean. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Col du Taibit, La Chapelle and Foret de Bebour. Get in touch with nature at RN5 Road and Zipline. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to La Roche Merveilleuse and Le fenetre Les Makes. There's still lots to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Piton des Neiges, trek along Crete des 3 Salazes, scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, and admire the masterpieces at La Maison de la Broderie.

Make your Cilaos itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Saint-Denis to Cilaos takes 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Saint-Pierre.

Things to do in Cilaos

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Le fenetre Les Makes, Foret de Bebour
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La Chapelle ©
La Chapelle
Col du Taibit ©
Col du Taibit
La Roche Merveilleuse ©
La Roche Merveilleuse

3
nights
Saint-Pierre

Saint-Pierre ©
Saint-Pierre is the third-largest commune in the French overseas department of Réunion. Your list of things to see and do now includes Les Gorges du Bras de la Plaine, Belvedere de Bois Court, Parc des Palmiers, and other attractions. Step out of the city life by going to Pas de Bellecombe and Piton de Fournaise. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Temple Tamoul Narassingua Perournal and La Cite du Volcan. The adventure continues: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, sample the fine beverages at La Saga du Rhum, explore the different monuments and memorials at tombe de Sitarane, and get outside with Paraclub de Bourbon.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Saint-Pierre trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Cilaos to Saint-Pierre in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can drive to Saint-Philippe.

Things to do in Saint-Pierre

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

La Plaine des Cafres, Saint-Joseph, Le Tampon, Petite-Ile, Entre-Deux
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Pas de Bellecombe ©
Pas de Bellecombe
Plage de Grande Anse ©
Plage de Grande Anse
Grand Bassin
Grand Bassin

2
nights
Saint-Philippe

Saint-Philippe ©
Saint-Philippe is a commune in the French overseas department of Réunion. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Foret de Mare Longue, Jardin des Parfums et des Epices, Quai de Sel - Ancien Port, and other attractions you added. Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): go for a stroll along the water at Marine Langevin, make a trip to La Maison des Terroirs de La Reunion, admire the sheer force of Cascade de trou noir, thendelve into the lush surroundings at Foret de Mare Longue, thenhead outdoors with Cascade de Grand Galet, and finally explore the striking landscape at Le Cap Jaune. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Sun): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, explore the striking landscape at Route des Laves, and then contemplate the long history of Puits Arabe.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Saint-Philippe journey planner.

Drive from Saint-Pierre to Saint-Philippe in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Saint-Philippe

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Saint-Joseph, Sainte-Rose, La Maison des Terroirs de La Reunion
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Cascade de Grand Galet ©
Cascade de Grand Galet
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Tunnels de lave Reunion: Rando-Volcan ©
Tunnels de lave Reunion: Rando-Volcan

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