Reunion Island - The Honeymoon Paradise

TT1097

 Reunion Island

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Day 1 – ARRIVAL AT ROLAND GARROS-AIRPORT IN SAINTE-MARIE –

Arrival at Roland GARROS airport. You will be welcomed by our representative and given all your itinerary details during an informative meeting. Then you will be transferred to your accommodation. Hotel check in for 6 nights including breakfast and dinner.

Day 2 – WILD SOUTH EXCUSIPON –

Breakfast and Early departure to the South. After crossing Grands Bois and dominant winds zone, you will discover as one goes along a country with changeable landscape. Since centuries, ocean and wild coast rocks engage a titanic fighting! Tropical rains abundantly water the whole vegetal blanket, which gives at these sites a beautiful exuberance. Primary forests carpet the volcanic summits foothills, for the white tailed tropicbirds and papangues happiness.

Grand-Anse was the first inhabited place of the South. The site is impressive: coconuts shade, green blanket until the sandy beach where whole corals indicate that is a young island and we must to visit it with care and without break its first centuries fragility. In this way, factories ruins testify past times, which give their place to a modernism, which further step by step.

Le Tremblet, le Brûlé, the lava flows, the « AA » and the « Pahoehoé » pull up from your chest taken aback sigh! We are in the heart of the show! How the hell’s doors could be so close to the paradise? It’s unusual that dingy is beautiful, that pathetic is so admirable. These unique sceneries and these flashes of the birth of a world are hard to describe. It’s a privilege to be here.

In the Perfumes and Spices Garden that you will visit in the afternoon, it just misses Adam & Eve’s presence. Otherwise all is here. What add?

Return to your hotel around 6PM. Dinner and overnight.

Day 3 – VOLCANO EXCURSION –

Breakfast and departure to the volcano. The cold morning air will be quickly transform by the natural warm of volcanic sites. The West’s roads reveal a seaside where calm coasts are punctuated by abrupt cliffs until Saint-Pierre. Here begin the ascent to Plaine des Cafres plateaus and to la Grande Ferme. Heathers, gentians, villages, pastures, cows, forests will be the setting until « Nez de Bœuf » at 2 070 m. At this place it stretches a puzzling valley: 22 km of geological
surprises!

The gaping hole of Commerson crater has as many rocks as question marks. This amphitheatre loved by geologists, announced the amazing discoveries first fruits. The higher point of the day will be at 2 360 m. Once you will have finished this visit, the change of scene will be sudden! La Plaine des Sables will blindingly obvious as a challenge to immensity. It’s like in one step you go from earth to the moon. Fantastic, indescribable!

Le Pas de Bellecombe, at 2 311 m, is a place which overlooks from a cliff of 150 m, a large enclosure over 22 km on 10, in which there are not less than 60 craters. The highest is Le Bory at 2 631 m.

After a hearty mountain lunch, you will go from basaltic natural structures to the futuristic architecture of the Volcano’s House. This museum, of modern, interactive and pl ayful conception as much as instructive, lets ignore nothing of the tempestuous life of volcanoes, or the geologic formation of the island.

Return to the hotel around 5PM. Dinner and overnight.

Day 4 – LEISURE TIME OR OPTIONAL ACTIVITIES –

Breakfast and rest of the day free for enjoying the hotel swimming pool or the lagoon nearby.

Optional activities can be organized such as a helicopter ride to discover the all island from the air, or paragliding to do it as a bird.

If you prefer the sea a diving experience is possible to observe the 150 different spices of corals
and 500 of tropical fishes ones.

On earth you can enter the bowel of the volcano thanks to the lava tube experience.

See our representative for anyone of these activities

Lunch in the hotel

Dinner and overnight.

Day 5 – CILAOS CIRQUE EXCURSION –

Breakfast and departure to the cirque of Cilaos. After the crossing of the pretty village of la Rivière Saint-Louis with its traditional Creole huts and its gorgeous gardens “à la Française”, we enter in the Bras de Cilaos Valley where takes place the renowned “400 bends” road! You will marvel at this setting! The site uniqueness eases the ascent apprehension, and the ascent to the hamlets is really comfortable.

The narrow tunnels, the majestic and graceful Peter Both, the unusual village of Palmiste Rouge, the dizzy ramparts and the lush summits will make you forget the time. Because time in this landscapes are eternity fragments that nobody wants to count!

Here is Cilaos at 1300 metres of altitude on average! Thermal, sporty and farming city, it’s above all the place where exists the highest French wine lands! The Chamonix twin is a heaven. From la Roche Merveilleuse site, we overlook the whole Cirque, and beyond the legend, the spectacular views will exhausted all the superlatives that you could know! After the handcraft visit of the « Jours de Cilaos », an embroidery house and a Creole lunch, we will get back to the coast.

A last stop will be suggest at Etang-Salé, to visit: « Le Gouffre ». This site is another natural curiosity, which have many stories.
Return to the hotel around 5PM.

Dinner and overnight.

Day 6 – SALAZIE CIRQUE EXCURSION –

Breakfast and departure to the North. The main road, circulation, this area is plenty of activities, because it is the economic heart of Reunion Island. As soon as you will cover the 13 kilometres of the famous coastal road to Saint Denis, you will discover its old Creole houses dating to the East India Trade Company period, its metropolitan atmosphere and its bourgeois charm, and just after the Sainte-Marie’s green sugar canes plantations.

At the edge of the East, the colourful architecture of Hindu temples delights your eyes. Your sense will be subject to a severe test! Aromatic beans are programmed: vanilla exploitation, pioneer saga and all the subtlety preparation, such as exquisite perfumes, take hold of your senses until ecstasy!

The Salazie access is a succession of amazing landscapes, where green is strong present. Thousand essential oil, waterfalls and flowers will accompany you until the top, around 1 000 m of altitude! The village, which honour Governor Hell, is a real Creole architecture living museum: acute roofing, tamarind shingle, exquisite “lambrequins” and other local architectures will solicit constantly your cameras! Typical lunch in the area. Return to the hotel around 5PM.

Dinner and overnight.

Day 7 – LEISURE TIME OR OPTIONAL ACTIVITIES & DEPARTURE TO THE AIRPORT –

Breakfast and rest of the day free for enjoying the hotel swimming pool or the lagoon nearby.

Optional activities available.

According to your flight time hotel check-out and transfer to the airport.

End of services!

  • Wild south excusipon
  • Volcano excursion
  • Leisure time or optional activities
  • Cilaos cirque excursion
  • Salazie cirque excursion
  • Leisure time or optional activities & departure to the airport
Stay Envisaged Stars Destination Nights
Alamanda Hotel
Saint-Gilles-les-Bains 6
Inclusions
  • Return flight from Chennai to Reunion Island
  • Visa Charges
  • The organization of your stay
  • The reception by our representative at the airport
  • The transfers airport/hotel/airport on private basis
  • The itinerary as discribed
  • The hotline during your stay
  • An informative meeting to organize optional activities or sightseeing tours on the spot
  • Handing-over of your documents of travel (vouchers, maps, guides, booklets…)
  • The accommodation in the Hotel of your choice including breakfast and dinner
  • The city taxes
  • The lunches (whether in restaurants during sightseeing tours or in the hotel)
  • The issueing of the entry voucher
Exclusions
  • The personal expenses
  • The tips
Terms and Conditions
  • The certificate of marriage/pacs must be provided to the reservation service as part of the file and will be requested on the arrival at the hotel.
  • The stay must be carried out in the 9 maximum months, preceding or following the date of the marriage/pacs mentioned on the certificate.
  • Wedding anniversary: as from 10 years of marriage or pacs and valid then every 5 years (10, 15.20…).
  • The voucher will have to mention: “HONEY-MOON SPECIAL OFFER/PACS/ANNIVERSAIRE OF MARRIAGE”

Reservation (for Land Packages)
- To carry out the reservation of your circuit, thank you assure us your agreement by e-mail.
- Installment are equivalent to 40% of the estimated amount of the final invoice at the time of the reservation.
- When we receive the installment, we send the final confirmation to you. The complete regulation must be carried out 30 days before the arrival of/the passenger (S). For the reservations of last minute (less than one month before the departure), the payment is due to the reservation. The agency declines any responsibility when with unfolding for the services confirmed in the event of nonrespect for the modes of payment above.

Cancellation Policy

Any voyage will thus be regarded as confirmed once the installment in our possession. The amount of this installment must correspond to 40% minimum of the total price of the voyage. The balance will have to be paid at the latest a month before the date of arrival envisaged. In the event of cancellation the following conditions are of application:

If cancellation is done more than 60 days before the date of arrival, fee of reservation of 100 Customs dollars by person.
- Between 60 and 30 days before the date of arrival the versed installment is exigible.
- Between 30 and 15 days before the date of arrival: 50% of the price of the voyage.
- From 14 days before the date of arrival: 100% of the price of the voyage.

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Trail Overview

The island of Réunion is a very young volcanic island and thus very rich as regards natural landscapes. Indeed 60% of its territory is perched in the mountains. It is besides the zone which corresponds to the national park tops. It is also the window on the “Natural heritage of UNESCO” of Reunion.
 

Duration : 7 Days
Trail Type : Any Date
Location : Reunion Island
Maximum number of people : 2
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