THE VOLCANIC CIRQUE OF SALAZIE AND THE WATERFALLS (half day)

  • Port

    St. Denis – Le Port

  • Level of difficulties

    Easy

  • Type

    Sightseeing, Nature excursion

  • Price

    Adults

    EUR70.0

  • Duration in hours

    4.5

  • Shore excursion code

    01M7

Description

Leaving the pier, your will head to the Northern Coast of Reunion Island by the seashore road. You will quickly cross the capital of St Denis taking the Eastern direction towards Ste Marie and Ste Suzanne.

Arriving in St André, you will visit a vanilla plantation. You will discover the history and the culture of this precisous orchid which is an integral part of past and of the heritage of the island.

After the visit, you will take the road leading to the Cirque.  Salazie is a long, deep, sheer-walled canyon full of twisted hills and valleys, and waterfalls tumble down the rocks on every side.  Although the cirque is generally swathed in mist and cloud, the most breathtaking sites of this cirque is the towering waterfall known as “Le Voile de la Mariée

After a photo stop, you will come back to St Denis.

An option stop to St Denis is possible for shopping if time permits.

Back to the ship 



What we will do

Please note: the road has a good number of sharp curves and hairpin bends. The itinerary will take us up over 1,000m above sea level, so please bring suitable attire. Do not forget your sunscreen. Space is limited, so please reserve early. The means of transportation will have different seizes. There is a limited number of English speaking guides; should no guides be available excursions will be led in french. This excursion is reserved for passengers who don't disembark in Reunion.


What you need to know

Please note: the road has a good number of sharp curves and hairpin bends. The itinerary will take us up over 1,000m above sea level, so please bring suitable attire. Do not forget your sunscreen. Space is limited, so please reserve early. The means of transportation will have different seizes. There is a limited number of English speaking guides; should no guides be available excursions will be led in french. This excursion is reserved for passengers who don't disembark in Reunion.