Things to do in Saint-Leu

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Start with the Top Sights in Saint-Leu

If you're in Saint-Leu to see the sights, you can't miss any of these.

Eiffel Tower

⭐️ 4.6 (344861)

Louvre Museum

⭐️ 4.7 (274553)

Arc de Triomphe

⭐️ 4.7 (208059)

Luxembourg Gardens

⭐️ 4.7 (97474)

Tuileries Garden

⭐️ 4.6 (95348)

Musée d'Orsay

⭐️ 4.7 (76842)


⭐️ 4.6 (46716)

Jardin des Plantes

⭐️ 4.6 (42352)


⭐️ 4.7 (34703)

Place des Vosges

⭐️ 4.6 (24370)

Parc des Buttes-Chaumont

⭐️ 4.6 (23973)

The top affordable restaurants in Saint-Leu

Discover a variety of budget-friendly dining options in Saint-Leu city, offering delicious cuisine without breaking the bank.


⭐️ 4 (1373)

Price Range: $$

Le Port Saint Leu

⭐️ 4.1 (689)

Price Range: $$

L’Avant Seine

⭐️ 4.2 (651)

Price Range: $$

La Puce

⭐️ 4.7 (613)

Price Range: $$

Le Delhi

⭐️ 4.5 (552)

Price Range: $$

Planet Sushi

⭐️ 4 (517)

Price Range: $$

Restaurant Au fil des Saisons

⭐️ 4.6 (515)

Price Range: $$

Le petit Vatel

⭐️ 4.7 (514)

Price Range: $$

Le Triskell

⭐️ 4.3 (504)

Price Range: $$

Le Saint Joseph

⭐️ 4.6 (451)

Price Range: $$


⭐️ 4.1 (437)

Price Range: $$

Checkout these incredible local experiences in Saint-Leu

These are curated, high quality experiences in Saint-Leu hosted by locals!

Observe the southern sky with a guide

Reunion cuisine workshop

Arlette's little dishes and desserts

Discovery of lava tunnels 2004

End your night in some of the best bars in Saint-Leu

Discover the most vibrant nightlife scenes in Saint-Leu, curated exclusively for you.

Ad Hoc Cafe

⭐️ 4.3 (1162)

Price Range: $$

Café de Paris, Saint-Tropez

⭐️ 3.9 (1092)

Price Range: $$$


⭐️ 4.2 (1037)

Price Range: $$

Le Dos D'Âne

⭐️ 4.3 (759)

Price Range: $$

My Goodness

⭐️ 4.4 (752)

Price Range: $$

Le Lobby - Les Marissons

⭐️ 4.5 (726)

Bar du Port

⭐️ 4 (657)

Price Range: $$

Le Saint Joseph

⭐️ 4.6 (461)

Price Range: $$

Restaurant Leu Duo

⭐️ 4.5 (420)

Price Range: $$

Kelly's pub la Grotte

⭐️ 4.3 (380)

Price Range: $$

La Gargouille

⭐️ 4.6 (371)

Price Range: $$

Pick from the best places to stay in Saint-Leu

If you're looking for some of the best hotels in Saint-Leu you've come to the right place.

Le Banc Bourguignon

#1 of 2 hotels in S...

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#2 of 2 hotels in S...

Check out these bookable attractions in Saint-Leu

These are some of the best tours, museums, and activities in Saint-Leu.

Skip-the-line Admission to Abbaye de Fontenay

Clos Marey-Monge Wine Tasting

A Taste of Route des Grands Crus

Guided Burgundy Wine Tour

Truffles Hunting and Tasting Experience

Sparkling Wine Tasting Experience in Beaune

Private Tour of Burgundy’s Vineyards

Tour and Wine Tasting

Looking for unforgettable fine-dining experiences in Saint-Leu?

Hungry? We've got the best rated, the best of the best.

Vin sur Vin

⭐️ 4.6 (445)

Price Range: $$$

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  1. Enjoy spectacular views of Saint-Leu from the La Souffrière active volcano.
  2. Visit the La Réunion Tropicale Botanical Garden with its diverse collections of flora and fauna.
  3. Explore the many archaeological sites found in the area and discover the culture of the island’s past inhabitants.

The best time to visit Saint-Leu is typically during the late spring and early summer seasons, from late April or May to early or mid-July. During this time, the weather is mostly mild with temperatures in the low- to mid-twenties Celsius and some occasional showers. This period is also popular for the many festivals and summer events that the city hosts.

Saint-Leu is an ideal tourist destination for exploring the beauty and culture of France. For the perfect stay, two to three days is the optimal amount of time to experience a selection of the town’s attractions, including the Jardin des Cinq Sens and the Notre Dame de la Vierge church, as well as shopping, cultural events, and outdoor activities. With so much to see and do, Saint-Leu is sure to leave lasting memories.

Saint-Leu is a great place to explore and the best way to get around is by bike or foot. You can also take advantage of public transportation, such as the local buses and trams. As an alternative, renting a car or scooter is also an option. Additionally, ride-sharing services are available, making navigating the city even more convenient.

Saint-Leu is a great place to visit with kids! Take them to the local swimming pool and let them take a dip in the cool waters of the pool. Go to one of the parks nearby, where you can enjoy a picnic or play some sports. If your kids love animals, take them to the Parc zoologique de La Réunion, where they can observe and learn about a variety of rare and exotic animals.

We've actually curated a complete list of the best bars in Saint-Leu. To start off we'd have to mention Baobar, Ad Hoc Cafe, My Goodness. Check out our page on the best bars in Saint-Leu.

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