8 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

8 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

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Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains
— 2 nights
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La Plaine des Cafres
— 1 night
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Sainte-Rose
— 1 night
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Hell-Bourg
— 2 nights

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Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains

You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Plage de l'Ermitage and Plage de Trou d'Eau. Take a break from Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains with a short trip to La Saga du Rhum in Saint-Pierre, about 40 minutes away.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains trip itinerary site.

Accra, Ghana to Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Réunion Time, which is usually a 4 hour difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Accra in September, with highs in Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains at 30°C and lows at 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to go by car to La Plaine des Cafres.

Things to do in Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

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Scuba & Snorkeling
Plage de l'Ermitage ©
Plage de l'Ermitage
Plage de Trou d'Eau
Plage de Trou d'Eau

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La Plaine des Cafres

La Plaine des Cafres
On the 20th (Sun), see the interesting displays at La Cite du Volcan, stroll through Sentier des Trous Blancs, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For reviews and more tourist information, read our La Plaine des Cafres trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains to La Plaine des Cafres takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can drive to Sainte-Rose.

Things to do in La Plaine des Cafres

Museums · Parks · Wildlife · Spas

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La Cite du Volcan
La Cite du Volcan
Spas
Sentier des Trous Blancs ©
Sentier des Trous Blancs

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Sainte-Rose

Sainte-Rose is a commune on the east coast of the French island and department of Réunion.GeographyThe commune is bordered by the communes of La Plaine-des-Palmistes, Saint-Benoît, Saint-Joseph, Saint-Philippe and Tampon; and by the Rivière de l'Est to the nord. Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): get interesting insight from Tours, then pause for some serene contemplation at Notre-Dame des Laves, and then stroll through Anse des Cascades.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Sainte-Rose trip planner.

Drive from La Plaine des Cafres to Sainte-Rose in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Sainte-Rose are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to drive to Hell-Bourg.

Things to do in Sainte-Rose

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks

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Nature & Wildlife Tours

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Hell-Bourg

Hell-Bourg
On the 22nd (Tue), see the interesting displays at Musee des Musiques et Instruments de L'ocean Indien, contemplate the long history of Maison Folio, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimetiere Paysager de Hell-Bourg.

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You can drive from Sainte-Rose to Hell-Bourg in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hell-Bourg

Historic Sites · Museums
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Maison Folio
Maison Folio
Cimetiere Paysager de Hell-Bourg ©
Cimetiere Paysager de Hell-Bourg

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