Kayak Around The Islands in Madagascar
Explore this tropical paradise lost in time. Experience palm fringed beaches, explore uninhabited islands, see flora and fauna that exists nowhere else in the world. You will discover the magic of Madagascar as we paddle and snorkel through warm turquoise waters. Explore the array of colours and sea life in the reefs - undisturbed in its tropical wilderness. We paddle through areas rarely seen by tourists and commit to leaving no sign of our passage, taking only memories and photographs. Join us for o tropicol odventure of a lifetime !
Day 1: Met at airport ond transferred to Manga Be lodge. Over sundowners, the guide will discuss trip and itinerary for the week. Dinner will be for your account this first night
Day 2: First paddle along the coast of Nosy Be to a rustic tented camp on the edge of Lokobe nature reserve. Approximately 19km. Afternoon hikes in the forest seeing femurs, chameleons and other wonderful flora and fauna
Day 3: It’s a short distance of 2.5km to Verona Private Island. This tiny island hosts the only working lighthouse. Transfer by pirogue to Tanikely Marine Reserve (incredible snorkelling) to spend the day relaxing on the beach and snorkelling. Relax with a sundowner on the veranda
Day 4: After breakfast paddle across to Hermitage Beach Hotel — opproximotely 13 km. This colonial era resort is positioned on a lovely isolated beach on Mainland Madagascar. Cashew plantations surround the lodge.
Afternoon hikes and explore the area
Day 5: An early morning paddle to the south side of Komba Island where we land on a beach for a rest and refreshments - Berenice Bungalows — approximately 15km. This bungalow resort is set on a little private beach in amongst wonderful gardens
Day 6: Heading across the channel to Ankify Lodge — Skm set just above the water’s edge. You will visit Millot plantation to see the cocoa trees & pods. Also, ylang ylang and other spice trees with a visit to Ambanja town. Sundowners with a tasty dinner is the perfect way to end a lovely day.
Day 7: Heading back across the channel to Nosy Komba. A vibey beach bar for lunch and snorkelling & swimming in the bay. Village walk to see the femurs who come down and jump on your shoulders
Day 8: After breakfast, head to airport. Visit local shops and market in town to get spices, vanilla, rum, jams and honey. Flight back at 14h45.
This package will include:
• All tronsfers between islonds (boot & rood) or to and from oirport
• All meols except dinner on the first night
• Kayak hire
• Kayak guide throughout the trip
• Support boat
• Daily excursions and wonderful experiences
• All accommodation
• Snorkelling in many wonderful places