15 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

15 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Saint-Denis
— 2 nights
2
Hell-Bourg
— 3 nights
3
Sainte-Rose
— 2 nights
4
Saint-Joseph
— 2 nights
5
Cilaos
— 2 nights
6
La Saline les Bains
— 2 nights
7
Le Port
— 1 night

2
nights
Saint-Denis

Saint-Denis ©
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Grande Mosquee de Saint-Denis, admire the striking features of The Old Town Hall, browse the fresh offerings at Petit Marche, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Temple Hindou Kalikambal, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint Jacques. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get outside with Sentier de La Providence, thenexamine the collection at Museum d'Histoire Naturelle de La Reunion, thensee the interesting displays at Musee Leon Dierx, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Notre-Dame de la Delivrance.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Saint-Denis travel route planner.

Johannesburg, South Africa to Saint-Denis is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Johannesburg to Saint-Denis, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Johannesburg in March, things will get a bit warmer in Saint-Denis: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Hell-Bourg.

Things to do in Saint-Denis

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors
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Notre-Dame de la Delivrance ©
Notre-Dame de la Delivrance
Musee Leon Dierx ©
Musee Leon Dierx
Museum d'Histoire Naturelle de La Reunion ©

3
nights
Hell-Bourg

Hell-Bourg
Step out of the city life by going to Les Cascades de Takamaka and Trois Roches. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Musee des Musiques et Instruments de L'ocean Indien and Cascade Blanche.

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Traveling by car from Saint-Denis to Hell-Bourg takes 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can drive to Sainte-Rose.

Things to do in Hell-Bourg

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Salazie, Trois Roches, Les Cascades de Takamaka
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Cimetiere Paysager de Hell-Bourg ©
Cimetiere Paysager de Hell-Bourg
Eglise Notre-Dame de l'Assomption ©
Eglise Notre-Dame de l'Assomption

2
nights
Sainte-Rose

Sainte-Rose ©
Sainte-Rose is a commune on the east coast of the French island and department of Réunion.GeographyThe commune is bordered by the communes of La Plaine-des-Palmistes, Saint-Benoît, Saint-Joseph, Saint-Philippe and Tampon; and by the Rivière de l'Est to the nord. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): admire the natural beauty at Jardin des 1001 saveurs, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Sainte-Anne, thenget outside with Le Bassin Bleu, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Notre-Dame des Laves. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Quai de Sel - Ancien Port, thenstroll through Ferme Pedagogique de Sainte Anne, and then see the interesting displays at Domaine d'Aldachris & Bananaland.

For where to stay and tourist information, go to the Sainte-Rose road trip planning site.

You can drive from Hell-Bourg to Sainte-Rose in 1.5 hours. In March in Sainte-Rose, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Saint-Joseph.

Things to do in Sainte-Rose

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Saint-Benoit, Jardin des 1001 saveurs, Ferme Pedagogique de Sainte Anne, Quai de Sel - Ancien Port
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Jardin des 1001 saveurs ©
Jardin des 1001 saveurs
Eglise Sainte-Anne ©
Eglise Sainte-Anne
Le Bassin Bleu ©
Le Bassin Bleu

2
nights
Saint-Joseph

Saint-Joseph
Saint-Joseph is a commune in the French overseas department of Réunion. Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, thenget outside with Les Gorges du Bras de la Plaine, thenview the masterpieces at Edgar Photographie, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at tombe de Sitarane. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Puits Arabe, thentake in the waterfront activity at Marine Langevin, and then take a stroll through Manapany-Les-Bains.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Saint-Joseph trip planner.

Drive from Sainte-Rose to Saint-Joseph in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in March, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Cilaos.

Things to do in Saint-Joseph

Historic Sites Outdoors Spas

Side Trips

Saint-Pierre, Entre-Deux, Puits Arabe
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Puits Arabe
Puits Arabe
Spas
Les Gorges du Bras de la Plaine ©
Les Gorges du Bras de la Plaine

2
nights
Cilaos

Cilaos ©
Cilaos is a town and commune on the French island of Réunion in the Indian Ocean. On the 17th (Wed), admire all the interesting features of Col du Taibit, thenexplore the world behind art at La Maison de la Broderie, and then take a memorable tour with Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Musee des Arts Decoratifs de l'ocean Indien, thenadmire the sheer force of La Chapelle, and then immerse yourself in nature at La Roche Merveilleuse.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Cilaos trip planner.

Drive from Saint-Joseph to Cilaos in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to La Saline les Bains.

Things to do in Cilaos

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trip

Musee des Arts Decoratifs de l'ocean Indien
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La Chapelle ©
La Chapelle
Col du Taibit ©
Col du Taibit
La Roche Merveilleuse ©
La Roche Merveilleuse

2
nights
La Saline les Bains

La Saline les Bains ©
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, thenexamine the collection at Le Musee du Sel, thenhead outdoors with Azurtech Parapente, and finally get outside with Parapente Modul'air. Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of Maison Bedier, stroll through Reunion Bike Aventure, thensee the interesting displays at Pepiniere du Musee, and finally explore the landscape on two wheels at Descente VTT.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the La Saline les Bains travel route planning tool.

You can drive from Cilaos to La Saline les Bains in 2 hours. In March, daytime highs in La Saline les Bains are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Le Port.

Things to do in La Saline les Bains

Outdoors Museums Parks

Side Trips

Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains, Saint-Leu, Maison Bedier, Pepiniere du Musee
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Azurtech Parapente ©
Azurtech Parapente
Spas
Pepiniere du Musee ©
Pepiniere du Musee

1
night
Le Port

Le Port ©
Le Port is a commune in the French overseas department of Réunion. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): head outdoors with Cap Noir and then head outdoors with Le Dodo Palme.

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Le Port is very close to La Saline les Bains. In March in Le Port, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Le Port

Outdoors

Side Trip

Cap Noir
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Le Dodo Palme ©
Le Dodo Palme
Cap Noir ©
Cap Noir

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