Located in the Mascarene Archipelago, Reunion Island is a French overseas department. Offering travellers the exoticism of a tropical island in the Indian Ocean. At the crossroads of European, African and Asian cultures, Reunion is a true melting pot. Reunion is a true destination for outdoor enthusiasts and lovers of Paragliding, canyoning, mountain biking, rafting and horse riding. Some of the most breathtaking and inspirational hiking trails can be found on Reunion.
For those who want to travel at a more leisurely speed. The French territory offers a melting pot of Creole, African, Indian, Asian and of course French-influenced culture. With a wealth of historical architecture and culturally significant sites, there is so much packed into a small package.
Foodies will relish in the mix of trendy beach bars and quaint restaurants in side alleys serving the freshest seafood and a colourful mix of exotic fruits and vegetables and thanks to the French a world of delightful bread and pastries.
This enchanting destination is blessed with a tropical climate and beautiful volcanic landscapes. It is an island, but its appeal comes less from sandy beaches than from mountain paths and formidable landscapes.