5 days in Mauritius & Reunion Island Itinerary

5 days in Mauritius & Reunion Island Itinerary

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5 days in Mauritius & Reunion Island Itinerary

Start: Ljubljana, Slovenia
Fly:  15​h 30​min
1
Chamarel, Mauritius
— 1 day
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Saint-Leu, Reunion Island
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Grand Baie, Mauritius
— 2 nights
Fly:  16​h 30​min
End: Ljubljana, Slovenia


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1
day
Chamarel, Mauritius

Chamarel ©
The village of Chamarel represents a small settlement surrounded by big attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Seven Colored Earths, then take a peaceful walk through Ebony Forest Reserve, and then browse for treasures at Le Dernier Comptoir.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Chamarel trip planner .

Ljubljana, Slovenia to Chamarel is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Ljubljana to Chamarel. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Ljubljana in November: high temperatures in Chamarel hover around 32°C and lows are around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Saint-Leu.

Things to do in Chamarel

Wildlife Nature Parks

Side Trip

Le Dernier Comptoir
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Ebony Forest Reserve ©
Ebony Forest Reserve
Seven Colored Earths ©
Seven Colored Earths
Le Dernier Comptoir ©
Le Dernier Comptoir

1
night
Saint-Leu, Reunion Island

Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, observe the fascinating underwater world at Kelonia, and then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To see photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Saint-Leu day trip website .

Traveling by flight from Chamarel to Saint-Leu takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In November in Saint-Leu, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel to Grand Baie.

Things to do in Saint-Leu

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Scuba & Snorkeling
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Kelonia ©
Kelonia
Scuba & Snorkeling

2
nights
Grand Baie, Mauritius

Wide-open beaches with dazzling blue water and a relaxed coastal atmosphere lure visitors to take a trip to Grand Baie.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): see the interesting displays at L'Aventure du Sucre, admire the natural beauty at SSR Botanic Garden, and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Grand Baie trip site .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Saint-Leu to Grand Baie in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in November, and nighttime lows around 25°C. You'll set off for home on the 13th (Wed).

Things to do in Grand Baie

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Pamplemousses, Scuba & Snorkeling
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SSR Botanic Garden ©
SSR Botanic Garden
L'Aventure du Sucre ©
L'Aventure du Sucre

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