THE INTENSE ISLAND : Reunion Island (3*)

Stay`s Description

7 Nights, Starting at 3750Euro /pers*

 

 

Description of Stay:

DAY 1: ARRIVAL

Reception at Roland Garros Airport (St Denis).
Travel to the city center.
Explore the city; The Barachois, ‘La Rue de Paris’ and its colonial mansions, the State Garden and the Grand Market.
Overnight in St Denis at Hotel Austral ***

DAY 2: ST DENIS - SALAZIE
Travel to the east.
Visit the vanilla plantations in Ste Suzanne.
Then at St Andre, you'll ascend the ‘Rivière du Mât’ to the waterfalls, stopping in front of the "Veil of the Bride" fall. Then on to the mountain village of Hell-bourg, ranked among the most beautiful villages in France.
Overnight stay in Hell-Bourg at Relais des Cimes **

DAY 3: SALAZIE - Plaine des Cafres
Return to the coast towards St Benoit to discover the lush, green East coast of the island: The River of Rocks, the basin of Peace, the sea and the lookout from Takamaka.
Visit La Plaine des Palmistes and explore the beautiful colored wood forests of Bébour and Bélouve.
Overnight at ‘La Plaine des Cafres’.

DAY 4: PLAIN DES CAFRES - SOUTH
Take the road up towards the volcano.
A stop at ‘Nez de boeuf’ lookout point, then drive to the site of the Piton de la Fournaise.
Stop at Commerson Crater, crossing the Plaine des Sables and discover the Dolomieu crater at ‘Pas de Bellecombe’. Option to hike to the Volcano. Visit the Bourg Mura and the Belvedere Great Basin.
Back to St Benoit and the southeast coast, stopping at St. Anne and St. Rose churches, and the Navy fishermen of ‘Anse des Cascades’ in front of the gigantic lava flows from the volcano.
Travel to St Philip to discover the Garden of Perfumes and Spices. Stops at the wild beaches of ‘Grand Anse’ and ‘Manapany les Bains’. Overnight in St Pierre.

DAY 5: SOUTH - CILAOS
Travel to St Pierre center.
A stop at St Pierre Market is highly recommended.
Visit the picturesque village of 'Entre-Deux', then drive to the village of Cilaos via St Louis. Located at the foot of the highest peaks of the Reunion Islands, Cilaos offers an unforgettable view.
You will spend the night here.

DAY 6 : CILAOS – ST GILLES
Visit of Cilaos:  The Marvelous Rock lookout point, the House of the Embroidery, Wine storehouses of Cilaos and many excursions. Return towards the West coast . Stop at the pit of 'L'etang Sale' and on the black sand beaches.
Before arriving at Saint Leu, stop at 'Trou du soufleur' and its geysers.  In St Leu , visits of Stella Matutina museum, Study Center of the marine tortoises , Kélonia and the Botanical Academy of Mascarins.
Overnight in St Gilles (Night festivities possible)

DAY 7 : ST GILLES
Road to St Gilles Tops to Maïdo Piton: unforgettable lookout point on Mafate circus.
Meeting with a geranium farm owner in Small France.
Friday, the market of St Paul is impossible to circumvent.
Overnight in St Gilles

DAY 8 : ST GILLES – ST DENIS - DEPARTUR
Discover  the St Gilles resort seaside.
Possibility of benefitting from the beaches of the west and the many activities according to your flight schedule.

This price includes:
- Your nights with breakfast in Hotel and Lodge
- Your guide with the Vehicle.
- The various visits mentioned in the Tour

* Price valid for the services and accommodation that we propose, and according to the availabilities.
* Any modification brought to the tour could change the price.

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