44 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

44 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

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Saint-Paul
— 11 nights
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Saint-Benoit
— 10 nights
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Saint-Joseph
— 11 nights
4
Cilaos
— 9 nights

11
nights
Saint-Paul

Saint-Paul ©
Saint-Paul is the second-largest commune in the French overseas department of Réunion. Escape the urban bustle at Plage de La Saline les Bains and Cap La Houssaye. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Fly 974 Tandem and Cap Noir. Explore Saint-Paul's surroundings by going to Le fenetre Les Makes (in Saint-Louis) and Saint-Leu (Trou du Souffleur & Azurtech Parapente). The adventure continues: take a memorable drive along Tour des Roches, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, head outdoors with ALPHAULM, and enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Trou d'Eau.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Saint-Paul online route planner.

Bengaluru, India to Saint-Paul is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Bengaluru to Saint-Paul, you'll gain 1.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Saint-Benoit.

Things to do in Saint-Paul

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains, Saint-Leu, La Saline les Bains, Le fenetre Les Makes, Cap Noir
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Cap La Houssaye ©
Cap La Houssaye
Plage de La Saline les Bains ©
Plage de La Saline les Bains
Cap Noir ©
Cap Noir

10
nights
Saint-Benoit

Saint-Benoit ©
Get in touch with nature at Cascade de la Paix and Pas de Bellecombe. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Canyoning, Envergure Reunion and Cascade Niagara. Venture out of the city with trips to Saint-Denis (Rue de Paris, Le Barachois, &more), Hell-Bourg (Point de vue sur le trou de fer, Musee des Musiques et Instruments de L'ocean Indien, &more) and Foret de Bebour (in La Plaine-des-Palmistes).

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Saint-Benoit online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Saint-Paul to Saint-Benoit takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Saint-Benoit are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Saint-Joseph.

Things to do in Saint-Benoit

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Hell-Bourg, Saint-Denis, Le Tampon, Sainte-Rose, Saint-Philippe
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Cascade de la Paix ©
Cascade de la Paix
Pas de Bellecombe ©
Pas de Bellecombe
Point de vue sur le trou de fer
Point de vue sur le trou de fer

11
nights
Saint-Joseph

Saint-Joseph ©
Saint-Joseph is a commune in the French overseas department of Réunion. Get in touch with nature at Cascade de Grand Galet and Plage de Grande Anse. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Aquasens and Cascade de trou noir. Explore Saint-Joseph's surroundings by going to Entre-Deux (Les Gorges du Bras de la Plaine & Edgar Photographie), akOatys waterpark (in Etang Sale Les Bains) and Saint-Pierre (Marche Forain, Domaine Du Cafe Grille, &more). There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Le Cap Jaune, visit Manapany-Les-Bains, explore by horseback at Les Ecuries du Relais, and don't miss a visit to La Maison des Terroirs de La Reunion.

To see where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Saint-Joseph trip planner.

Getting from Saint-Benoit to Saint-Joseph by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and car. In March, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can go by car to Cilaos.

Things to do in Saint-Joseph

Outdoors · Parks · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Saint-Pierre, Petite-Ile, Entre-Deux, akOatys waterpark
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Cascade de Grand Galet ©
Cascade de Grand Galet
Plage de Grande Anse ©
Plage de Grande Anse
Cascade de trou noir ©
Cascade de trou noir

9
nights
Cilaos

Cilaos ©
Cilaos is a town and commune on the French island of Réunion in the Indian Ocean. Visiting RN5 Road and La Roche Merveilleuse will get you outdoors. Discover out-of-the-way places like Piton des Neiges and La cascade de Bras Rouge. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cilaos: Jardin de Bonsais (in Saint-Louis) and Trois Roches (in Mafate). There's still lots to do: take a memorable drive along Col du Taibit, see the interesting displays at La Maison de la Broderie, scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, and trek along La Chapelle.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Cilaos tour planner.

Drive from Saint-Joseph to Cilaos in 2.5 hours. On the 22nd (Fri), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Cilaos

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Jardin de Bonsais, Trois Roches
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Col du Taibit ©
Col du Taibit
La Chapelle ©
La Chapelle
La Roche Merveilleuse ©
La Roche Merveilleuse