Pointe Des Galets


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Cruises to Pointe Des Galets

With its lush rainforests and beaches bordering coral reefs, Pointe des Galets, Réunion will dazzle you with its natural splendor. This island in the Indian Ocean is a French department and is known for Piton de la Fournaise, a climbable active volcano that rises to 8,635 ft. When you're not hiking through the Bélouve Forest or laying back on l'Hermitage beach, you can visit the Aquarium of Réunion or stop by the Jardin de l'Etat, a botanical garden opened in 1773.


  • Port Name & Location
    Pointe Des Galets Cruise Port. Ship will DOCK at this port.
  • Time Zone
    Standard Time Zone. UTC/GMT +4 hours
  • Language
    The local language is French and Réunion Creole.
  • Currency & Shopping
    The local currency in Réunion is the Euro.
    • Famous For
      Piton de la Fournaise , located in the Réunion National Park, is an active volcano that rises to 8,635 ft. (2,632m).
    • Fun Fact #1
      The Musée Stella Matutina is a museum housed in an old sugar cane factory where visitors can explore the Réunion history and culture.
    • Fun Fact #2
      Kélonia is a public aquarium built on the site of a former turtle ranch and specialses in marine turtles.
    • Fun Fact: Landmarks
      Réunion has its own Niagara Falls located in Sainte-Suzanne. It rises 55 metres and is easily accessible by car for picnics.

Pointe Des Galets TOP EXCURSIONS

A Variety of Choices

We know the destinations you'll be visiting and what there is to see, do and experience. We offer you a variety of excursions to choose from, in every port you'll visit.


Cirque Of Salazie

Visit a vanilla plantation and explore a stunning cirque on this fascinating tour that includes lunch and free time for ...


La Fournais Volcano

View a plethora of spectacular geological wonders on this enthralling tour of Réunion’s volcanically formed landscape. ...


Discover The Wild South

Admire the untamed natural beauty of Réunion Island on this beguiling tour that includes a visit to an aromatic garden a...


Piton Maido & Handicraft Market

Revel in mesmerizing scenery and magnificent vistas on this entrancing tour that explores the western region of Réunion ...


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