20 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

20 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

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20 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

Start: Lethbridge
Fly + Drive:  36​h
1
Saint-Paul
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Saint-Joseph
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Saint-Pierre
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Hell-Bourg
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  36​h
End: Lethbridge

5
nights
Saint-Paul

Saint-Paul is the second-largest commune in the French overseas department of Réunion. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Saint-Paul: Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains (Dolphin & Whale Watching, Plage de l'Ermitage, & more), Maison Bedier (in Piton Saint-Leu) and Saint-Leu (Kelonia, Parasailing & Paragliding, & more). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Maido, admire the sheer force of Trois Roches, look for gifts at La Distillerie du Maido, and head outdoors with Plage de Boucan Canot.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Saint-Paul trip itinerary planning app .

Lethbridge, Canada to Saint-Paul is an approximately 36-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Reunion Time (RET) is 11 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Saint-Joseph.

Things to do in Saint-Paul

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains, Saint-Leu, Trois Roches, Cap Noir, Maison Bedier
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Maido ©
Maido
Kelonia ©
Kelonia

3
nights
Saint-Joseph

Saint-Joseph is a commune in the French overseas department of Réunion. Change things up with these side-trips from Saint-Joseph: Bananaland (in Sainte-Rose), Saint-Philippe (Jardin des Parfums et des Epices & Route des Laves) and Plage de Grande Anse (in Petite-Ile). And it doesn't end there: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, get outside with Cascade de Grand Galet, admire the natural beauty at Le Jardin d'Orchidees, and admire the sheer force of Cascade de trou noir.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Saint-Joseph road trip tool .

You can drive from Saint-Paul to Saint-Joseph in 2 hours. January in Saint-Joseph sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can drive to Saint-Pierre.

Things to do in Saint-Joseph

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Saint-Philippe, Petite-Ile, Bananaland
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Cascade de Grand Galet ©
Cascade de Grand Galet
Jardin des Parfums et des Epices ©
Jardin des Parfums et des Epices

4
nights
Saint-Pierre

Saint-Pierre ©
Saint-Pierre is the third-largest commune in the French overseas department of Réunion. Get out of town with these interesting Saint-Pierre side-trips: Pas de Bellecombe (in Saint-Denis), Saint-Leu (Musee Stella Matutina & Trou du Souffleur) and Saint-Benoit (Piton de Fournaise & Eglise Sainte-Anne). There's still lots to do: see the world from above with a helicopter tour, take in nature's colorful creations at Domaine Du Cafe Grille, see the interesting displays at La Cite du Volcan, and stroll the grounds of tombe de Sitarane.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Saint-Pierre trip tool .

Drive from Saint-Joseph to Saint-Pierre in 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Hell-Bourg.

Things to do in Saint-Pierre

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Saint-Benoit, La Plaine des Cafres, Saint-Leu, Cilaos, Pas de Bellecombe
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Piton de Fournaise ©
Piton de Fournaise
Helicopter Tours
Domaine Du Cafe Grille ©
Domaine Du Cafe Grille

4
nights
Hell-Bourg

Hell-Bourg
Hell-Bourg is known for historic sites, trails, outdoors, museums, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get outside with Canyoning, Envergure Reunion, stroll the grounds of Cimetiere Paysager de Hell-Bourg, trek along Point de vue sur le trou de fer, and see the interesting displays at Musee des Musiques et Instruments de L'ocean Indien.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Hell-Bourg day trip app .

You can drive from Saint-Pierre to Hell-Bourg in 2 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hell-Bourg

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Salazie, Foret de Bebour
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Point de vue sur le trou de fer
Point de vue sur le trou de fer
Maison Folio
Maison Folio

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