We offer 2 different options / routes. Both are a week long and are fully inclusive.
(all accommodation, meals, transfers, park fees, bottled water is included)
*** Our trips can be enjoyed by all ages and all levels of paddlers***
Routes / options:
1.) Resort Hopping
2.) Ocean Adventure
Brief Itinerary: (Resorts and places of interest we visit on this route)
Day 1.) Transfer to Chanty Beach and then across to Sakatia island. Overnight.
Day 2.) Paddle to the south east side of Sakatia and snorkel with green and harks bill turtles. Continue paddling to Manga Be lodge. Lunch, afternoon walk on the beach, chose a restaurant you wish to have dinner (dinner is for your own account)
Day 3.) Transfer by pirogue to Tanikely Marine Reserve, Snorkeling, walk to the light house, panoramic views from the top of the lighthouse, lumers (common brown) in the wild. Beach pic-nic. Afternoon paddle to the east side of Lokobe reserve. Overnight in a rustic tented camp.
Day 4.) Nature walk –Lokobe forest (east) Paddle to Vorana private island. Afternoon at your leisure.
Day 5.) Paddle to Hermitage Hotel on mainland Madagascar. Welcome cocktails. Afternoon walk. Cashew nut trees, sometimes lumers in the wild.
Day 6.) Transferred by pirogue to the beginning of the huge mangrove system off Antsashampano on the mainland. Explore estuaries in the mangroves. Overnight at Ankify Marina (rustic) on the mainland. Afternoon walk to the seaside village, swimming in front of the resort.
Day 7.) Paddle to Ampangorina village on the north of Nosy Komba. Snorkeling along the way from the kayaks. Lunch in a local beach restaurant. Afternoon at your leisure. Local hand craft shopping. Overnight at Illo Village Bungalows. Free WIFI.
Day 8.) Visit lumer park. Mid morning transfer to Hell-Ville. Transfer back to the airport or a follow on lodge.
Brief itinerary: (Resorts and places of interest we visit on this route)
Day 1.) Transfer and Overnight at Les Boucaniers Hotel in Ambataloka, Nosy Be.
Day 2.) Transfer by speed boat to Baramahamay river on mainland Madagascar stopping at Ankazaberavina island to snorkel. Afternoon paddle up the river and into a mangrove estuary.
Day 3.) Paddle to Iranja island. Afternoon walk to the village. Sundowners on the east beach in the village.
Day 4.) Iranja. Paddle around the island. Snorkeling. Afternoon visit the old lighthouse. Sundowners and watch the sunset on the west beach.
Day 5.) Transfer by our supply boat to Antshoa island. Visit the lumer park. Paddle to Russian Bay on mainland Madagascar. Overnight.
Day 6.) Transfer by speed boat to Tanikely Marine Reserve. Snorkeling, sightseeing. Afternoon paddle to Lokobe reserve, west. Overnight in a rustic tented camp.
Day 7.) Nature walk. Paddle to Ampangorina village on the north on Nosy Komba. Lunch in a local beach restaurant. Afternoon at your leisure, local handcrafts hopping. Overnight at Illo Village Bungalows. Free WIFI.
Day 8.) Lumer park visit. Mid morning transfer to Hell-Ville.
We have the following dates still available for 2018 – please enquire with us for other dates in 2018 & 2019 – These trips normally run from a Sunday to a Sunday to coincide with the Airlink flights.
Resort hopping: 23 – 30 December 2018
Ocean Adventure: 16 – 23 December & 07 – 14 April 2019
The rate is subject to availability and currency fluctuations at the time of booking.
We will quote you on Flights at the time of your enquiry as there are a few airlines we can use but all depends on your dates and their availability. Flights are approx ZAR 12 500 pp - depending on which airline we use.
Single rates are available - please enquire.