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Cascade de Grand Galet

Riviere Langevin, Saint-Joseph, Reunion Island
+262 693 50 03 06
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Totally worth it

The scenery on the way to the waterfall is breathtaking. The waterfalls and pools are worth the... read more

Reviewed June 30, 2018
154deirdret
via mobile
Breath-taking waterfall

Like virtually everything in Reunion the journey to these falls is a challenge, cosisting of the... read more

Reviewed May 20, 2018
SimonHutchins
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Reading, United Kingdom
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Riviere Langevin, Saint-Joseph, Reunion Island
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+262 693 50 03 06
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Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

The scenery on the way to the waterfall is breathtaking. The waterfalls and pools are worth the drive up the ravine. Take your swimming suit with. You will want to dip into that clear blue water.

Thank 154deirdret
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Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

Like virtually everything in Reunion the journey to these falls is a challenge, cosisting of the usual blind hairpin bends and narrow roads. But it is completely worth it when you do eventually get there. Again, like most things in Reunion, you ate rewarded for...More

1  Thank SimonHutchins
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Reviewed May 13, 2018

It's an amazingly relaxing place to be especially if you can go canyoning. It;s not difficult to get there and the waterfall itself is amazing with its basin. The colors the spread everything about it made me feel pretty bad about having to leave it...More

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Reviewed November 29, 2017 via mobile

Series of cold (but not TOO cold) pools and falls just off the road, 5 miles inland. At the lower end are the people with helmets and wetsuits who slide down the rapids, but at the top is a large pool with 8-10 separate falls...More

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Reviewed September 28, 2017 via mobile

After driving from the west of the island, the road we had to take was immediately left after crossing the river, beside a sugar cane depot. The road starts off being quite bumpy but reasonably wide as you drive along the river valley. There are...More

Thank Owen_thesaints
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Reviewed July 21, 2017

Just an amazing site to visit. These waterfalls are just breathtaking. To view the waterfalls is very simple as it enjoys easy access from the road. Note that the road leading to Cascade de Grand Galet is a bit of a challenge, but trust me...More

Thank pnel86
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Reviewed March 11, 2017

Beautiful and wild place for a swimming, pure water. To walk down to the waterfall to have a bath it's rather difficult, put on the right right shoes that can go wet and take with you just the minimun necessary. The road to drive there...More

Thank Valentina G
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Reviewed November 9, 2016

A road is long and beautiful and you have to be a good driver, there's so many narrow passes and hairpins (as on every mountain road in this island). The waterfall is wonderfull, you can stay nearby for few hours and take pictures and have...More

Thank bgbr
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Reviewed August 18, 2016

Beautiful setting and amazing crystal clear mountain water to swim in! One of the highlights of the trip jumping in and enjoying the setting. Cedric of Reunitours was our passionate, funny and knowledgeable guide. As well as showing you where to jump into the waterfall...More

1  Thank Robert N
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Reviewed May 5, 2016

An absolute must-see on your visit to Reunion!! The drive up to the waterfall is an adventure in itself. On the way we stopped at a stall next to the road with the most beautiful and interesting fruit! But back to the waterfall: We could...More

Thank RudyMarietjieVisser
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