Reunion Island: the quintessential honeymoon destination

A tiny, yet picturesque island located in the Indian Ocean, Reunion Island is the perfect location for a honeymoon getaway. With lush green forests, sapphire waters, powdery beaches, exquisite architecture and a plethora of exhilarating activities, this hidden gem has a little something for every couple.

The fairytale location we all dream of

Explorer's Paradise

The island offers a lot in terms of its natural treasures. The gorgeous vistas and unending trails through lush forests will certainly make you feel as if you are embarking on an adventure.

Piton de la Fournaise

A day trip to Piton de la Fournaise, one of the world's most accessible and active volcanoes are the most favoured by tourists.

Cirque de Mafate

This exquisite valley has some of the best trails for hiking and is shaped like an amphitheatre.

Cascade de Grand Galet

You must also visit the Cascade de Grand Galet, a beautiful and glowing waterfall on river Langevin.

Plage de l’Ermitage

Also, couples who wish to bask in the dazzling sun or laze around on the beach must visit Plage de l'Ermitage, the white sand beach lined with shady trees and surrounded by shallow lagoons.

Magnificent Museums

Culture fanatics can visit the stunning churches, pagodas and temples or perhaps visit the quaint towns marked with Creole architecture. Moreover, the island has loads of intriguing museums for you to visit with your partners, such as the Aquarium de la Réunion, Kelonia Observatory of Sea Turtles and the Réunion Museum of Natural History.


Countless experiences. Take your pick.

This idyllic destination is packed with countless surprises that are more than enough to pique the interest of even the most avid adventurers. Couples who wish to get their body pumping with adrenaline can indulge in any of the amazing activities mentioned below:



The following is a list of the best experiences of an adventure honeymoon in Reunion Island:


Hiking and camping

Hell- Bourg, a gorgeous hamlet nestled in the Cirque de Salazie, offers plenty of trails for beginners as well as advanced hikers.

Scuba diving

Discover what lies beyond the sparkling waters of the island. Visit Saint Pierre's natural reef and shark-free waters for the perfect diving experience.


There are a lot of trails for trekking in Cirque de Mafate and Piton de la Fournaise


In Brass Rouge’s canyoning trip, you can walk through the cliffs, try cliff jumping and abseil down waterfalls.

An assortment of cultures

Reunion offers more than just panoramic views. This gorgeous island is a melting pot of multiple cultures- French, African, Creole, Chinese and Indian. For this specific reason, the island has some truly breathtaking architecture along with an intermix of religions, festivals and culture. You can visit a bast variety of temples, churches, mosques and padogas here- all with their own distinctive designs and histories. A visit to the quaint Creole villages is a must. They instantly transport you to the 19th Century colonial period.


Sumptuous delicacies for every palate

If you and your partner want to indulge in the local cuisine, Saint Paul's market is the place to go. Laden with more than 300 food and drink stalls, this market has something scrumptious for everyone. Enjoy the local creole dishes and fresh fruits like carambola( a guava or passion fruit) and victoria(a small and sweet pineapple), you'll surely be left wanting more. Also, don't miss out on the local rum and dodo beer- they are to die for!

Luxury at its Best

Lastly, a romantic trip is nothing without a glamorous resort. The best choices are Diana Dea Lodge, a perfect sanctuary for explorers and LUX Saint Gilles, a luxury five-star for those who don't mind splurging a bit for a perfect fairytale vacation.