Places covered: Reunion Island
Duration: 3Nights/ 4Days
Category: Group Departures
On arrival in Reunion tour packages from Chennai, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. The rest of the day is free to soak in majestic landscapes and awesome viewpoints to attractive coastal cities and stunning forests. Rest of the day is at leisure. Dinner and overnight at the hotel, Reunion.
Early departure to the Volcano. The cold morning air will be quickly transformed by the natural warmth of volcanic sites. The Wests 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 la Grande Ferme. Heathers, gentians, villages, pastures, cows, forests will be the setting until « Nez de Boeuf » at 2 070 m. At this place, it stretches a puzzling valley: 22 km of geological surprises!
After breakfast, early departure from the hotel at 07.00 a.m for the Maidos Peak. An exceptional ascent on 27 km, you will be from the sea level to 2 200 m of altitude! The landscape changes as you go along the ascent: villages, acacias forest, geranium fields, typical forest of tamarinds and finally the edge of Mafate Cirque. This sightseeing reveals a spectacular and breathtaking island! Distances are impossible to calculate, here all is spectacular! On the way back, a stopover in a geranium essence oil producer for the discovery of Creole customs linked at free-living besides the essential oils typical aroma.
After breakfast, check out of the hotel by noon. You will be met by our local representative at your hotel lobby for your seat in coach transfer to the Airport in time to board your departure flight.