7 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

7 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

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7 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

Start: George
Fly + Drive:  11​h 45​min
1
Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Saint-Joseph
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Hell-Bourg
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  12​h 15​min
End: George

3
nights
Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains

Visiting Scuba & Snorkeling and Plage de l'Ermitage will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains side-trips: Coopérative Pro Vanille (in Bras-Panon), Saint-Pierre (La Saga du Rhum & Helicopter Tours) and La Cite du Volcan (in La Plaine des Cafres).

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains online travel route planner .

George, South Africa to Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from George to Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from George in August, with highs in Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains at 30°C and lows at 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to drive to Saint-Joseph.

Things to do in Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains

Outdoors Tours Museums

Side Trips

Saint-Leu, Saint-Pierre, Coopérative Pro Vanille, La Cite du Volcan
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Parasailing & Paragliding
Plage de l'Ermitage ©
Plage de l'Ermitage

1
night
Saint-Joseph

Saint-Joseph ©
Saint-Joseph is a commune in the French overseas department of Réunion. On the 22nd (Thu), get outside with Cascade de Grand Galet and then get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Saint-Joseph trip planner .

You can drive from Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains to Saint-Joseph in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Saint-Joseph sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can go by car to Hell-Bourg.

Things to do in Saint-Joseph

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Nature & Wildlife Tours
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Cascade de Grand Galet ©
Cascade de Grand Galet
Nature & Wildlife Tours

2
nights
Hell-Bourg

Hell-Bourg
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): steep yourself in history at Maison Folio, then see the interesting displays at Maison Morange, and then stroll through Point de vue sur le trou de fer.

You can plan Hell-Bourg trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Getting from Saint-Joseph to Hell-Bourg by car takes about 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hell-Bourg

Outdoors Trails Parks

Side Trip

Eglise Notre-Dame de l'Assomption
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Maison Folio
Maison Folio
Point de vue sur le trou de fer
Point de vue sur le trou de fer
Cimetiere Paysager de Hell-Bourg ©
Cimetiere Paysager de Hell-Bourg

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