8 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

8 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

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Saint-Joseph
— 2 nights
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Saint-Leu
— 5 nights

2
nights
Saint-Joseph

Saint-Joseph is a commune in the French overseas department of Réunion. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas and then admire the natural beauty at Jardin des Parfums et des Epices. On your second day here, explore by horseback at Les Ecuries du Relais, then head outdoors with Plage de Grande Anse, and then head outdoors with Cascade de Grand Galet.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Saint-Joseph travel planner.

New Delhi, India to Saint-Joseph is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and car. You'll gain 1.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Saint-Joseph due to the time zone difference. When traveling from New Delhi in May, plan for much colder days in Saint-Joseph, with highs around 32°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can go by car to Saint-Leu.

Things to do in Saint-Joseph

Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Saint-Philippe, Petite-Ile
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Cascade de Grand Galet ©
Cascade de Grand Galet
Jardin des Parfums et des Epices ©
Jardin des Parfums et des Epices

5
nights
Saint-Leu

Saint-Leu is a commune in the French overseas department of Réunion. Family-friendly places like Parasailing & Paragliding and Trou du Souffleur will thrill your kids. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Saint-Leu: Saint-Benoit (Le Comptoir Melissa & Piton de Fournaise) and Pas de Bellecombe (in Sainte-Rose). There's lots more to do: observe the fascinating underwater world at Kelonia, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, kick back and relax at Plage de Boucan Canot, and head outdoors with Parapente Modul'air.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Saint-Leu day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Saint-Joseph to Saint-Leu takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. May in Saint-Leu sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Saint-Leu

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains, Saint-Benoit, La Maison du Geranium, Plage de Trou d'Eau, Pas de Bellecombe
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Scuba & Snorkeling
Piton de Fournaise ©
Piton de Fournaise

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