La Réunion

Tourism in La Réunion translates into many outdoor activities, including hiking, snorkling and diving, paraglider, canyoning, climbing. Please visit the Ile de la Reunion Tourism website for more information.  Weather in La Réunion can be found here.

Cirque Of Mafate
Cirque Of Mafate
Volcano "Piton de la Fournaise"
Volcano “Piton de la Fournaise”
Lagoon on the western coast
Waterfall "Grand Galet"
Waterfall “Grand Galet”


Night sky images from La Réunion Island by the (astro)photographer Luc Perrot, one of the 2014 International Earth & Sky Photo Contest Winners (see the TWAN website here), also known for his amazing timelapse movies, in particular Elevation and Another Night. These above images, with some explanatory text for each of them, can be found on Astronomy Picture Of The Day (APOD) at the following links (upper left, upper right, lower left, lower right and center images).