8 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

8 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

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Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains
— 4 nights
Drive
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La Plaine des Cafres
— 3 nights
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Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains

Museum-lovers will get to explore Musee Leon Dierx and Villa Riviere. Popular historic sites such as Rue de Paris and Maison Bedier are in your itinerary. When in Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains, make a side trip to see Maison Folio in Hell-Bourg, approximately Hell-Bourg away.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains travel route planner.

Chamarel, Mauritius to Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car, bus, and ferry. In December, daily temperatures in Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to drive to La Plaine des Cafres.

Things to do in Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

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La Plaine des Cafres

You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Grand Bassin and Foret de Mare Longue. La Cite du Volcan and Puits Arabe are good opportunities to explore the local culture. When in La Plaine des Cafres, make a side trip to see Nature & Wildlife Tours in Saint-Philippe, approximately Saint-Philippe away.

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You can drive from Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains to La Plaine des Cafres in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. On the 29th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in La Plaine des Cafres

Outdoors · Parks · Museums · Trails

Side Trip

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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.