14 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

14 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

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14 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly + Drive:  16​h 30​min
1
Cilaos
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Le Tampon
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Saint-Joseph
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Saint-Philippe
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
5
Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
6
Hell-Bourg
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  16​h 30​min
End: Bengaluru

1
night
Cilaos

Cilaos is a town and commune on the French island of Réunion in the Indian Ocean. Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): take a memorable drive along RN5 Road, scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Piton des Neiges. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Mon): admire the majestic nature at La Roche Merveilleuse, then explore the world behind art at La Maison de la Broderie, then trek along Le fenetre Les Makes, and finally see the world from above with a helicopter tour.

To find maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Cilaos trip planner.

Bengaluru, India to Cilaos is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Reunion Time is minus 1 hour. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Le Tampon.

Things to do in Cilaos

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Helicopter Tours, Le fenetre Les Makes
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Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
RN5 Road ©
RN5 Road
Piton des Neiges ©
Piton des Neiges

2
nights
Le Tampon

Le Tampon ©
Le Tampon is the fourth-largest commune in the French overseas department of Réunion. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): take in the awesome beauty at Pas de Bellecombe, then get impressive views of Piton de Fournaise, then skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Edgar Photographie. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Grand Bassin, walk around Parc des Palmiers, then get outside with Fly 974 Tandem, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Le Tampon trip maker app .

Getting from Cilaos to Le Tampon by car takes about 2 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Saint-Joseph.

Things to do in Le Tampon

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Piton de Fournaise, Pas de Bellecombe, Fly 974 Tandem, Grand Bassin, Edgar Photographie
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Fly 974 Tandem ©
Fly 974 Tandem
Piton de Fournaise ©
Piton de Fournaise
Pas de Bellecombe ©
Pas de Bellecombe

2
nights
Saint-Joseph

Saint-Joseph ©
Saint-Joseph is a commune in the French overseas department of Réunion. On the 20th (Thu), explore and take pictures at Le Labyrinthe en-Champ-The, get outside with Aquasens, then head outdoors with Plage de Grande Anse, and finally look for gifts at Dekocean. On the 21st (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic scenery at Cascade de trou noir, stroll around La Truite de Langevin, and then get outside with Cascade de Grand Galet.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Saint-Joseph online road trip planner .

You can drive from Le Tampon to Saint-Joseph in 1.5 hours. In June in Saint-Joseph, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can drive to Saint-Philippe.

Things to do in Saint-Joseph

Outdoors Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Petite-Ile
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Plage de Grande Anse ©
Plage de Grande Anse
Cascade de Grand Galet ©
Cascade de Grand Galet
Le Labyrinthe en-Champ-The ©
Le Labyrinthe en-Champ-The

1
night
Saint-Philippe

Saint-Philippe is a commune in the French overseas department of Réunion. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): head outdoors with Route des Laves and then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Saint-Philippe driving holiday planning tool .

You can drive from Saint-Joseph to Saint-Philippe in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains.

Things to do in Saint-Philippe

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Route des Laves ©
Route des Laves

2
nights
Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains

Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): head outdoors with CiméO Nature | Canyoning à la Réunion, tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de La Saline les Bains, then find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and finally steep yourself in history at Maison Bedier. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, get outside with B'leu Ocean, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then get outside with Azurtech Parapente, and finally get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Kelonia.

To find reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains online road trip planner .

Drive from Saint-Philippe to Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Hell-Bourg.

Things to do in Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Saint-Leu, La Saline les Bains, Maison Bedier
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Kelonia ©
Kelonia
Azurtech Parapente ©
Azurtech Parapente

3
nights
Hell-Bourg

Hell-Bourg
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Rue de Paris and Room Escape Games. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hell-Bourg: Musee Leon Dierx (in Saint-Denis) and Saint-Benoit (Cascade de la Paix & Eglise Sainte-Anne de Saint-Benoit).

To find photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Hell-Bourg journey builder site .

You can drive from Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains to Hell-Bourg in 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hell-Bourg

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Saint-Denis, Saint-Benoit, Foret de Bebour
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Point de vue sur le trou de fer
Point de vue sur le trou de fer
Room Escape Games
Rue de Paris ©
Rue de Paris

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