11 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

11 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

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Hell-Bourg
— 2 nights
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Saint-Joseph
— 2 nights
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Cilaos
— 3 nights
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Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains
— 3 nights

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Hell-Bourg

Hell-Bourg
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Maison Folio and then hike along Point de vue sur le trou de fer. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Notre-Dame de l'Assomption, get outside with Canyoning, Envergure Reunion, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimetiere Paysager de Hell-Bourg.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Hell-Bourg trip builder site.

Johannesburg, South Africa to Hell-Bourg is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Johannesburg to Hell-Bourg, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can drive to Saint-Joseph.

Things to do in Hell-Bourg

Outdoors · Trails · Parks · Historic Sites

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Point de vue sur le trou de fer
Point de vue sur le trou de fer
Maison Folio
Maison Folio
Cimetiere Paysager de Hell-Bourg ©
Cimetiere Paysager de Hell-Bourg

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Saint-Joseph

Saint-Joseph is a commune in the French overseas department of Réunion. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): admire the natural beauty at Jardin des Parfums et des Epices and then head outdoors with Cascade de Grand Galet. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Wed): stop by Dekocean, then head outdoors with Aquasens, and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Saint-Joseph trip itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Hell-Bourg to Saint-Joseph by car takes about 2.5 hours. In December, daytime highs in Saint-Joseph are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can drive to Cilaos.

Things to do in Saint-Joseph

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Parks

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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

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nights
Cilaos

Cilaos ©
Cilaos is a town and commune on the French island of Réunion in the Indian Ocean. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cilaos: Piton de Fournaise (in Saint-Benoit), Trois Roches (in Mafate) and Helicopter Tours (in Saint-Pierre). The adventure continues: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Piton des Neiges, admire the majestic nature at La Roche Merveilleuse, scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, and browse the exhibits of La Maison de la Broderie.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Cilaos trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Saint-Joseph to Cilaos takes 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to drive to Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains.

Things to do in Cilaos

Nature · Parks · Tours · Outdoors

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Piton de Fournaise ©
Piton de Fournaise
Piton des Neiges ©
Piton des Neiges
Helicopter Tours

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Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains

Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains: Saint-Pierre (La Saga du Rhum & Domaine Du Cafe Grille).

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains journey maker.

Getting from Cilaos to Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and bus. 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 17th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains

Parks · Tours · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums

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Parasailing & Paragliding
Scuba & Snorkeling
Maido ©
Maido

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