The Lisa Raleigh Wellness Retreat in Reunion

Healthy living – transforming the ordinary into adventure

Healthy living is here to stay. The days of fad diets and short-lived exercise binges are gone, as society has, for the most part, acknowledged that wellness is a daily priority. Saluting to your longevity is no weekly tale of rigid dieting, bland food and hours on the treadmill either. Passionate wellness leaders and followers are regularly proving that the healthy life journey ought to be an adventurous one.

Enter Lisa Raleigh – SA’s Wellness Activist

The Durban-bred mom of one and leading wellness expert is continuing to change the face of healthy living.

Lisa Raleigh is a long-time fitness and wellness entrepreneur, now approaching 18 years in the industry. She is an author, digital and print writer, guest speaker, radio and TV personality – and a passionate mom too. Her popular e-store is home to healthy products, programmes and workouts Lisa either produces herself or endorses. Lisa is taking rebounding to the next level in SA, launching her very own LR rebounder and world first free-standing T-bar and accessories. She offers Gauteng classes as well as online rebounding workouts for all fitness levels.

This time, Lisa is broadening her horizons beyond sunny South Africa. For those longing for their own, holistic eat, pray, love journey, you can now join Lisa Raleigh in the captivating Reunion Island for a once-in-a-lifetime wellness retreat.

Adding lux to lunges

Your Reunion Island Wellness Retreat hosted by Lisa Raleigh is an 8-day, 7-night trip, running from a Tuesday to Tuesday. Travellers – with their rebounders in tow – arrive in St. Denis and are transferred to the stunning 5* LUX* Saint Gilles Resort, where you will be based for the duration of your stay. Each day includes breakfast, and a diverse exercise session with Lisa. Daily activities include:

  • Learning how to cook a traditional Creole dish with Lisa and the LUX* chef
  • Venturing into the rustic Mafate valley by 4-wheel car to enjoy a full-day hike, including a 3-course Creole lunch and swim in the Bras d’Oucy waterfall
  • Roaming the exotic Saint-Paul’s market on Fridays and Saturdays, and spending the day exploring the scenic planes of Salazie Valley, including the fragrant Vanilla Farm, waterfalls and local Hellbourg village

Are you ready to recharge, while exploring a jewel of the Indian Ocean? Lisa’s Reunion Island retreats will be available from:

18th – 25th August 2020

COST: ZAR31 758 pp sharing – based on the daily exchange rate.

(Rates are subject to availability, currency and airport tax fluctuations until booked and paid in full.)


IMPORTANT NOTE: Each traveller must own their own rebounder and bring it with to Reunion. This will not interfere with your luggage weight allowance. Air Austral allows 20kg pp for dive gear, which will instead be used to accommodate your rebounder. Max 20KG main Luggage allowed and max 7KG Hand luggage allowed per person.

Day 1: 18/08/20

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Arrive in Reunion and be met by our team and transferred to 5* LUX* Saint Gilles Resort.

Check in and relax at leisure. Dinner is on the plane.

Day 2: 19/08/20

Early morning exercise class with Lisa Raleigh and rest of the day is spent at leisure –

You are welcome to book extra optional excursions or relax on the beach at LUX* Saint Gilles or by their pool!

Day 3: 20/08/20

Day to spend at own leisure… + a LISA RALEIGH EXERCISE CLASS

You are welcome to book extra optional excursions or relax on the beach at LUX* Saint Gilles or by the pool! Day trip to the Volcano? Scuba Dive? Canyoning or Pamper yourself at LUX* Saint Gilles Spa.

Day 4: 21/08/20

Relaxed day out shopping and tantalizing the senses! + a LISA RALEIGH EXERCISE CLASS

Saint-Paul’s market, vanilla farm and Salazie valley

“Saint-Paul’s market takes place every Friday and Saturday only.

All day visits and discovery to the Salazie valley: vanilla farm, waterfalls (no swimming), Hellbourg village. Private transfer all day included”

Day 5: 22/08/20

Day to spend at own leisure + a LISA RALEIGH EXERCISE CLASS

**Creole Cooking Class at LUX* Saint Gilles

“You will learn how to cook a typical creole meal – Max 20 Person at the same time.  Dinner not included”

Day 6: 23/08/20

Early start as we head to go hiking in Mafate Valley

“30 minutes’ drive along and across the river into the valley in 4 wheels cars 3 hours max hiking with English speaking guides (1 guide for 15 persons) Creole lunch in a hut: 3-courses lunch and beverage : 1/4 wine bottle / Person, Water and coffee  – 2 hours max hiking back + stop to bath in the Bras Doucy waterfall –  30 minutes’ drive along and across the river –  Round trip transfers to the river”

Day 7: 24/08/20

Day to spend at own leisure + a LISA RALEIGH EXERCISE CLASS

Day 8: 25/08/20

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Private transfer from LUX* Saint Gilles to the airport. We bid farewell to Reunion Island.


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