Réunion is an island country located in Indian Ocean, just east of Africa. It is functionally under the French Government, and is famous for the beautiful volcanic mountain that it is home to. There are a number of big cities like Saint Denis, Saint Paul, Saint Leu, Saint Pierre, and Saint Philippe located on the island, and you can commute between these cities most conveniently with the help of a car rental in Réunion.
Saint Denis is the capital city of the island and is located on the northern-most coast. Being quite a large city, it features many attractions for tourists to explore. The Musée Léon Dierx is an amazing museum featuring art works created by many famous artists. Another must visit place is the Eglise de la Bretagne, a beautiful church located in the serene outskirts of the city. There are many beautiful beaches located here, offering numerous water related activities.
Saint Louis is a city located on the western coast of the island. The city is located quite close to the entry point of the Piton de la Fournaise, the popular active volcano. You can go exploring the volcano, but ensure safety measures first. A must visit place here is the Notre Dame du Rosaire church, which is extremely beautiful. You can also go to visit the La Saga Du Rhum, a rum distillery and museum. Here you will get to see how rum is produced and packed and a lot more!
Saint Leu is a pleasant city located just north of Saint Louis. It features an amazing aquarium, Kélonia. It features turtles, fish and many other marine animals, making it a must visit place. The city also features an interesting museum showcasing displays related to the sugar and agriculture industry of the island. The city also offers spectacular beaches which you must definitely explore during your visit. Hire a car in Réunion and conveniently explore the city.
There are many more cities here which are worth exploring. Head to the city of Saint Andre from Saint Denis and explore the amazing attractions that it offers. You can also go to the large city of Saint Paul from Saint Leu.
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