8 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

8 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

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Saint-Denis
— 1 night
Drive
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Cilaos
— 1 night
Drive
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Le Tampon
— 1 night
Drive
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Saint-Pierre
— 1 night
Drive
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Hell-Bourg
— 1 night
Drive
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Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains
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Saint-Denis

Cascade du chaudron has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): take in the dramatic scenery at Cascade du chaudron, then admire the striking features of The Old Town Hall, and then admire the natural beauty at Jardin de l'Etat.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Saint-Denis day trip tool.

Johannesburg, South Africa to Saint-Denis is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Johannesburg to Saint-Denis due to the time zone difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can go by car to Cilaos.

Things to do in Saint-Denis

Parks · Nature
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Cilaos

Cilaos is a town and commune on the French island of Réunion in the Indian Ocean. To see photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Cilaos travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Saint-Denis to Cilaos by car takes about 2 hours. You'll set off for Le Tampon on the 16th (Tue).

Things to do in Cilaos

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Nature
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Le Tampon

Le Tampon is the fourth-largest commune in the French overseas department of Réunion. Piton de Fournaise has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): get impressive views of Piton de Fournaise.

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Getting from Cilaos to Le Tampon by car takes about 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Saint-Pierre.

Things to do in Le Tampon

Parks · Nature

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Saint-Pierre

Saint-Pierre is the third-largest commune in the French overseas department of Réunion. Your day by day itinerary now includes La Saga du Rhum. Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): admire the natural beauty at Domaine Du Cafe Grille.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Saint-Pierre online tour itinerary planner.

Saint-Pierre is just a short distance from Le Tampon. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can drive to Hell-Bourg.

Things to do in Saint-Pierre

Parks · Breweries & Distilleries · Shopping · Museums

Side Trip

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Hell-Bourg

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Hell-Bourg road trip planning website.

Drive from Saint-Pierre to Hell-Bourg in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. You'll have a few hours on the 19th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains.

Things to do in Hell-Bourg

Parks · Outdoors · Trails
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Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains

Plan a Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

You can drive from Hell-Bourg to Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. In June in Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Adventure

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Reunion Island travel guide

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Parasailing & Paragliding · Gardens · Aquariums
Known for its volcanic forested interior, Reunion Island also features beaches and coral reefs. The island's most famous landmark is a climbable volcano (active), standing over 2,600 m (8,600 ft) above sea level. Other climbing destinations include an extinct volcano and three calderas, a type of naturally formed amphitheaters created by collapsed volcanoes. Plan your next holiday on Reunion Island if you're looking for great views and majestic landscapes.

Salazie travel guide

4.2
Historic Sites · Outdoor Activities · Hiking Trails