Aerial view of the Piton des Neiges summit

Reunion Island Travel Guide

What to see? About the region

  • Hiking at the summit of Piton des Neiges

    Piton des Neiges

    At 3070m above sea level this is the highest point in the Indian Ocean and arguably one of the best places in the world to watch the sunrise. It is a tough climb up to the refuge near the summit but the views are astounding!
  • St Denis, the capital of Reunion Island

    St Denis

    St Denis is the capital city of Reunion Island, characterised by its Creole architecture that reflects its colonial history.
  • Rainbow in the Piton de la Fournaise

    Piton de la Fournaise

    This is one of the most active volcanoes in the world and provides some superb landscapes to explore. The caldera is 8km wide and 400m deep!