7 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

7 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

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7 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

Start: Chennai
Fly + Drive:  11​h 15​min
1
La Plaine des Cafres
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains
— 4 nights
Fly:  10​h 45​min
End: Chennai

2
nights
La Plaine des Cafres

La Plaine des Cafres
On the 24th (Thu), explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimetiere Paysager de Hell-Bourg and then see the interesting displays at La Cite du Volcan. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Maison Morange and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read La Plaine des Cafres day trip planner .

Chennai, India to La Plaine des Cafres is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Reunion Time (RET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains.

Things to do in La Plaine des Cafres

Museums Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Cimetiere Paysager de Hell-Bourg, Nature & Wildlife Tours
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La Cite du Volcan
La Cite du Volcan
Cimetiere Paysager de Hell-Bourg ©
Cimetiere Paysager de Hell-Bourg
Nature & Wildlife Tours

4
nights
Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains

Get some cultural insight at Maison Folio and Edgar Photographie. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains: Saint-Denis (Pas de Bellecombe & Old City Hall of Saint-Denis) and Piton de Fournaise (in Saint-Benoit).

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from La Plaine des Cafres to Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 24°C. On the 29th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains

Parks Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Saint-Denis, Saint-Leu, Saint-Paul, Maison Bedier, Musee de Villele
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Maison Folio
Maison Folio
Musee de Villele ©
Musee de Villele

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