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Nosy Be Tour - 7 Nights

A tour to discover all of the superb sites and natural treasures that Nosy Be can offer!

5 Included Excursions:
  • Nosy Be Island Tour
  • Nosy Komba- Tanikely
  • Lokobe primary forest
  • Nosy Sakatia, the orchid island
  • Nosy Iranja, the turtle island
  • 2 Massages free / p. p.
ITINERARY:
Day 01: Transfer airport- hotel
Meet and greet
Arrival at the hotel
Welcome cocktail
Overnight at the hotel in Home Madagascar The Residence with dinner

Day 02 : Inland Nosy Be Tour, the perfume island from North to South.
Breakfast at the hotel
Departure from the hotel at 08h00
Overnight at the hotel in Home Madagascar The Residence with dinner

Description
Historical, economical and cultural aspect of Nosy Be.
Visit of the village of Dzamandzar, the sugar factory which still stands as a landmark despite its lockout, and the sculptor.
Tour of Hell Ville (capital of Nosy Be), its covered market with spices, slacks of crabs, tropical fruits, its colonial buildings, and its table cloth market. Quick visit at the harbour and free time for shopping, departure to discover an authentic sacred tree (Banyan millennium).
On the road we will be perfumed by the flowers of coffee, of pepper, fruit trees, and above all “Ylang Ylang”.
Lunch in one of the famous restaurant of the island.
Bathing in the afternoon on the beach of Andilana, the most beautiful beach of Nosy Be.
Late afternoon and sunset on Mount Passot dominating the sacred lakes.

Included : Transfers, pic-nic lunch, local guide, entrance fees, accommodation.

Day 03 : Nosy Komba and Tanikely islands
Breakfast at the hotel
Departure at 07h45
Overnight at the hotel in Home Madagascar The Residence with dinner

Description
You will embark on a speed boat to enjoy the two isldans near Nosy be.
Nosy Komba, your first stop, is the second biggest island of the area behind Nosy Be. It’s a traditional fishermen’s village with a handicraft market, where one can shop for sculptures and traditional table clothes. Nosy Komba is also famous for its small Lemurs’ park.
Afterwards, you’ll get to Nosy Tanikely (literally, « little land island »), a marine reserve that shelters all kinds of multi-colored fish, corals, anemones, and even sea turtles. Snorkelling (equipment provided) in Nosy Tanikely is a truly unique experiene, as one feels as if inside a real lifesize aquarium. The seafood pic-nic lunch will take place on the catamaran after the snorkeling session.

Included : Transfers, pic-nic lunch, local guide, entrance fees, accommodation.

Day 04 : Lokobe Forest reserve
Breakfast at the hotel
Departure from the hotel at 08h30
Overnight at the hotel in Home Madagascar The Residence with dinner

Description
Lokobe is the last primary forest of Nosy Be, with numerous medicinal and endemic plants, as well as its millenial trees. For those reasons, Lokobe attracts many scientists every year.
Beyond that, it also has a rich fauna : nocturnal and diurnal lemurs (Macaco and Lepilemurs), snakes, chameleons, insects and tropical birds. You’ll be transferred by ca or minibus to the village of Ambatozavavy ; from there you’ll embark on a traditional boat along the mangroves to access the reserve.

Included : Transfers, pic-nic lunch, local guide, entrance fees, accommodation.

Day 05 : Sakatia Island
Breakfast at the hotel
Departure from the hotel at 08h30
Overnight at the hotel in Home Madagascar The Residence with dinner

Description
Barely touched by modernism, Nosy Sakatia is the most authentic island of Nosy Be and has since become a protected site.
With your local guide, you’ll get to discover the inside of Nosy Sakatia during an a hour-and-a-half long trek. The many riches of Sakatia include a superb diversity of tree species : « flamboyants », coffee, pepper pots, vanilla, mangoes, guava, raphia…
You’ll also be able to share the culture and traditional activities of the local villagers throughout our visits.
You’ll end the tour on our private beach where you can either snorkel, try your hand at fishing or have a relaxing massage.

Included : Transfers, pic-nic lunch, local guide, entrance fees, accommodation.          

Day 06 : Day at leisure
Breakfast at the hotel and day at leisure
Overnight at the hotel in Home Madagascar The Residence with dinner

Included : Breakfast, accommodation

Day 07 : Nosy Iranja, the turtle island
Breakfast at the hotel
Departure from the hotel at 07h30
Overnight at the hotel in Home Madagascar The Residence with dinner

Description
Considered one of the ten most beautiful islands in the world, Nosy Iranja is one hour and a half from Nosy Be by speed boat. The island is made up of two small islands (Small Iranja and Great Iranja) connected by a a white sandbank that is visible at low tide. With its turquoise waters, the island has a genuine paradise feel to it. It is home to sea turtles, who come there to lay egg, hence its nickname as the turtle island.
Nosy Iranja has also a large share of seabirds : sterns, marine eagles…
You can also visit the Great Iranja island’s lighthouse and the Iranja village after your pic-nic lunch on the beauch, under the shades of coconut trees.

Included : Transfers, pic-nic lunch, local guide, entrance fees, accommodation.

Day 08 : Transfer hotel- airport
Breakfast at the hotel
Transfer to the airport

Included : Transfer hotel-airport.

INCLUDED
  • Return flights on Ethiopian Airlines with Airport Taxes
  • Meet and greet, assistance, airport return transfers  
  • Welcome cocktail, briefing
  • Transportation, fuel (mini-bus, 4X4, speedboat)
  • Accommodation in half-board
  • Excursions mentioned in the program, transfers included
  • Pic-nic  meals during the excursions
  • Guides et personnel (drivers, …)
  • Parks and reserves entrance fees
NOT INCLUDED
  • Extras and drinks not mentioned
  • Lunches not included in the excursions
  • Tips and personal expenses
  • Personal insurance : repatriation, luggage loss, flight cancellation
  • Visa and fees
  • Tourism tax levy
Please contact us with your dates of travel and we will gladly prepare a formal quotation.
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