The forests of Reunion Island are prized and esteemed as some of the most remarkable natural sites in the world. And concerning the forests of the East of Reunion, there are several, which we advise you to visit.

The forests of eastern Reunion cover almost half of Reunion. Some primary forests are in their natural state and include unique fauna and flora in the world.

One of the many particularities of Reunion is the great diversity of forests, from the casuarina forest by the seaside to the enigmatic primary forests of the heights. If you are looking for things to do as a family, as a couple or even with friends such as hiking, picnicking… these forests are destinations in their own right.

Here is a selection of some forests to discover in the East.

The rest of Reunion Island is not left out, here is a list of forests to visit.

  • Etang salé forest in western Reunion
  • Forest of Mare Longue in the South of Reunion
  • Forest of Tévelave aux Avirons in the heights of Reunion
  • The welcome forest in the heights of Saint-Louis
  • The Grande Chaloupe forest in La Possession
  • The forest of Notre Dame de la Paix in Le Tampon in the heights of Saint-Pierre…

What to do in the forest? The forests of eastern Reunion

Here is a list of ideas of things you can do in the forest. Visit our article for more details. Either way, always stay on top of the weather so you don't get soaked. Although a walk in the forest with a k-way is not so unpleasant as that. Well protected, you will enjoy the smells and the protection of the trees. Have a nice trip everyone.

  • To walk
  • Take a health trail
  • Ride a bike
  • Picnic
  • Make land art
  • Horseback riding
  • Pick up decorative items
  • Tree climbing

How to contact us

To be in contact with our destination experts call it 0262 46 16 16.

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