7 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

7 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

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7 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

Start: Vancouver
Fly + Drive:  30 h
1
Saint-Benoit
— 1 day
Bus:  1 h 15 min
2
Saint-Philippe
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Saint-Leu
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  30 h
End: Vancouver

1
day
Saint-Benoit

Saint-Benoit ©
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): take in the dramatic scenery at Cascade Niagara, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Sainte-Anne, then stroll through Ferme Pedagogique de Sainte Anne, then contemplate the geological forces at Piton de Fournaise, and finally look for gifts at Le Comptoir Melissa.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Saint-Benoit travel app.

Vancouver, Canada to Saint-Benoit is an approximately 30- hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 12 hours traveling from Vancouver to Saint-Benoit. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Saint-Benoit when traveling from Vancouver in July, with lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to take a bus to Saint-Philippe.

Things to do in Saint-Benoit

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Cascade Niagara, Ferme Pedagogique de Sainte Anne
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Piton de Fournaise ©
Piton de Fournaise
Eglise Sainte-Anne ©
Eglise Sainte-Anne
Cascade Niagara ©
Cascade Niagara

1
night
Saint-Philippe

Saint-Philippe is a commune in the French overseas department of Réunion. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): admire the natural beauty at Jardin des Parfums et des Epices, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and then make a trip to Quai de Sel - Ancien Port.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Saint-Philippe trip planner.

Getting from Saint-Benoit to Saint-Philippe by bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can drive to Saint-Leu.

Things to do in Saint-Philippe

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Jardin des Parfums et des Epices ©
Jardin des Parfums et des Epices
Quai de Sel - Ancien Port ©
Quai de Sel - Ancien Port

2
nights
Saint-Leu

Saint-Leu is a commune in the French overseas department of Réunion. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): take a memorable tour with Tours, observe the fascinating underwater world at Kelonia, then head outdoors with Azurtech Parapente, and finally admire nature's wide array of creatures at Aquarium de la Reunion. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: witness a stunning natural landmark at Trou du Souffleur, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, then make a trip to Musee Stella Matutina, and finally admire the natural beauty at Domaine Du Cafe Grille.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Saint-Leu trip itinerary planning app.

Drive from Saint-Philippe to Saint-Leu in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in July, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Saint-Leu

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Tours

Side Trips

Saint-Pierre, Aquarium de la Reunion
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Kelonia ©
Kelonia
Helicopter Tours

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