7 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

7 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

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7 days in Reunion Island Itinerary

Start: Vancouver
Fly + Drive:  30 h
1
Saint-Benoit
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Saint-Joseph
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Saint-Leu
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  30 h
End: Vancouver

1
day
Saint-Benoit

Saint-Benoit ©
Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): look for gifts at Le Comptoir Melissa and then get impressive views of Piton de Fournaise.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Saint-Benoit road trip planning tool.

Vancouver, Canada to Saint-Benoit is an approximately 30- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Vancouver to Saint-Benoit is 12 hours. Traveling from Vancouver in March, things will get much hotter in Saint-Benoit: highs are around 35°C and lows about 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can drive to Saint-Joseph.

Things to do in Saint-Benoit

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Piton de Fournaise ©
Piton de Fournaise
Le Comptoir Melissa ©
Le Comptoir Melissa

2
nights
Saint-Joseph

Saint-Joseph is a commune in the French overseas department of Réunion. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): admire the natural beauty at Le Jardin d'Orchidees, take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin des Parfums et des Epices, then get interesting insight from Tours, and finally experience rural life at Bananaland. On your second day here, head outdoors with Aquasens, head outdoors with Cascade de Grand Galet, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Cascade de trou noir.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Saint-Joseph itinerary app.

Drive from Saint-Benoit to Saint-Joseph in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March in Saint-Joseph, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Saint-Leu.

Things to do in Saint-Joseph

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Side Trips

Saint-Philippe, Bananaland
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Cascade de Grand Galet ©
Cascade de Grand Galet
Jardin des Parfums et des Epices ©
Jardin des Parfums et des Epices

1
night
Saint-Leu

Saint-Leu is a commune in the French overseas department of Réunion. Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, observe the fascinating underwater world at Kelonia, then push the limits with an extreme tour, and finally admire the natural beauty at Domaine Du Cafe Grille.

For photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Saint-Leu vacation tool.

You can drive from Saint-Joseph to Saint-Leu in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Saint-Leu are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Saint-Leu

Outdoors Parks Tours

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Domaine Du Cafe Grille
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Kelonia ©
Kelonia
Domaine Du Cafe Grille ©
Domaine Du Cafe Grille

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