Explore Salazie, the Volcano, Cilaos and the west coast. Visit the Vanilla plantation or Rhum Factory?

The choice is yours. You explore at your own leisure. We have designed the perfect itinerary for you and will advise on what to see and do along the way so you maximize your time on the island.

D.1 Meet and greet, pick up the car and self drive to Saint Denis
Set up and overnight at LE CENTRAL
D.2 Drive to Salazie with impressive waterfalls then back to coast and explore our Garden Route,
amongst lava flew and colourful villages. Set up and overnight at GERANIUMS
D.3 Today explore the volcano
Overnight at GERANIUMS
D.4 Drive down to Saint Pierre, explore the nice traditional village of ENTRE DEUX
Then drive to Cilaos, set up and overnight at LE VIEUX CEP
D.5 Explore our mountain resort, choose one of the numerous trails, rent a bike, or relax by the pool of the
hotel, enjoying the amazing lanscape. Overnight at LE VIEUX CEP
D.6 An other walk in Cilaos, or Drive to Ilet at Cordes, before reaching the west coast
Set up at hotel LE NAUTILE, on the beach of l’Ermitage
D.7 Drive up to Le MAIDO and its breathtaking look out over the valley of Mafate
Overnight at LE NAUTILE
D.8 Subject to flight schedules, drive to the airport ( one hour) , drop, of the car and departure

Please note Air Austral will resume flights in June 2020 for South Africa subject to RSA Government regulations.

Flights depart on Sundays and Tuesdays in 2020

UU 342 Q JNBRUN DK1 1410 2000
UU 341 Q RUNJNB DK1 1040 1255


  • Return flights on Air Austral in Economy Q Class from JHB
  • Airport Taxes
  • Meet & Greet
    1 night at LE CENTRAL
    2 nights at GERANIUMS
    2 nights at LE VIEUX CEP ( ch standard )
    2 nights at LE NAUTILE ( Superior room pool side )
    7 days ( 7 x 24h) of car group A ( Twingo 2 days AC or similar), from/ to the airport, unlimited
    mileage, insurances included with extra charge of 600 € in case of accident or damages to the car
    Airport tax not included to pay on spot when collecting the car (35€) . Petrol extra.

ZAR16 900 per person sharing

Rates are valid for travel from July to September 2020

They are subject to availability, currency and airport tax fluctuations. 30% deposit and balance is due 1 month prior to departure.

The rate is based on the rate of exchange on the 13th of April 2020 which is EUR20.15 to the rand.

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