15 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

15 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

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15 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

Start: Luxembourg City
Fly:  21​h 45​min
1
Saint-Denis
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Saint-Joseph
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Cilaos
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  22​h 30​min
End: Luxembourg City

4
nights
Saint-Denis

Saint-Denis ©
Saint-Denis is a commune in the northern suburbs of Paris, France. Get some historical perspective at Cimetiere Paysager de Hell-Bourg and Notre-Dame de la Delivrance. Get in touch with nature at Horseback Riding Tours and Plage de l'Ermitage. Get out of town with these interesting Saint-Denis side-trips: Fly 974 Tandem (in Saint-Paul), Hell-Bourg (Maison Folio & Point de vue sur le trou de fer) and La Cooperative Provanille (in Bras-Panon). There's lots more to do: head outdoors with CiméO Nature | Canyoning à la Réunion, get to know the fascinating history of Rue de Paris, grab your bike and head to Descente VTT, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Saint-Denis travel itinerary planner.

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg to Saint-Denis is an approximately 22-hour flight. Traveling from Luxembourg City to Saint-Denis, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. In October, Saint-Denis is much warmer than Luxembourg City - with highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Saint-Joseph.

Things to do in Saint-Denis

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains, Hell-Bourg, CiméO Nature | Canyoning à la Réunion, Coopérative Pro Vanille, Fly 974 Tandem
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Notre-Dame de la Delivrance ©
Notre-Dame de la Delivrance
Cimetiere Paysager de Hell-Bourg ©
Point de vue sur le trou de fer
Point de vue sur le trou de fer

5
nights
Saint-Joseph

Saint-Joseph ©
Saint-Joseph is a commune in the French overseas department of Réunion. Discover out-of-the-way places like Notre-Dame des Laves and Takavoler. Get in touch with nature at Cascade de Grand Galet and Swim with Dolphins. Get out of town with these interesting Saint-Joseph side-trips: Saint-Philippe (Route des Laves & Tunnels de Lave) and Saint-Leu (Kelonia, Parasailing & Paragliding, & more). And it doesn't end there: scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, have fun at Le Labyrinthe en-Champ-The, and head outdoors with Aquasens.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Saint-Joseph travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Saint-Denis to Saint-Joseph takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in October, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Cilaos.

Things to do in Saint-Joseph

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trips

Saint-Leu, Saint-Philippe, Notre-Dame des Laves
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Cascade de Grand Galet ©
Cascade de Grand Galet
Route des Laves ©
Route des Laves
Azurtech Parapente ©
Azurtech Parapente

3
nights
Cilaos

Cilaos ©
Cilaos is a town and commune on the French island of Réunion in the Indian Ocean. You've now added Zipline to your itinerary. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Plage de La Saline les Bains and Eglise Sainte-Anne de Saint-Benoit. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Musee des Musiques et Instruments de L'ocean Indien and La Maison de la Broderie. Change things up with these side-trips from Cilaos: Waterskiing & Jetskiing (in Saint-Leu), Plage de Trou d'Eau (in La Saline les Bains) and Off-Road & ATV Trails (in L'Etang-Sale). There's much more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Canyoning Daniel Ducrot, admire the sheer force of La Chapelle, and see the interesting displays at Maison Morange.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Cilaos trip builder.

Getting from Saint-Joseph to Cilaos by car takes about 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Cilaos can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cilaos

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

La Saline les Bains, Musee des Musiques et Instruments de L'ocean Indien, Eglise Sainte-Anne
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La Chapelle ©
La Chapelle
Plage de La Saline les Bains ©
Plage de La Saline les Bains

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