EXCURSIONS TAMATAVE

IVOLOINA PARK

Departure from Tamatave, and direction to the north of Tamatave to reach the village of Ivoloina. Visit of the park. This park offers the opportunity to enjoy many rare plant species that are conserved and 13 species of lemurs, many species of reptiles, such as tortoises, snakes and chameleons of all sizes that live freely in the Reserve. Back in town then continuation on a short panoramic visit of the city of Tamatave, through the colonial district, Boulevard Joffre, with its famous Hotel, the Avenue of Independence and the Rue du Commerce; then a quick visit of the market to discover and buy all kinds of spices and medicinal plants, as well as objects typical of local crafts such as printed cotton fabrics and creations in raffia and wicker.

PANGALANE CANAL

Departure by car towards the river port, then Embarkation to the traditional motorized dugout canoe; Descent on the Pangalanes Canal. Fluvial atmosphere, meeting with local carriers, rowing boat, rafts, bush boat etc. Daily life of the population on the banks of the canal. Local folk animation. Lunch or fruit buffet at Tapakala Village. Then return and city tour and visit the large craft market after the tour of Tamatave city.

IVOLOINA AND PANGALANE

Departure by car direction towards Ivoloina, Visit of the Ivoloina Park, then return on Tamatave to join the fluvial port, embarkation with the traditional pirogue with motor; Descent on the Pangalanes Canal, with fluvial atmospheres, meeting with local carriers, rowing boat, rafts, bush boat etc. Daily life of the population on the banks of the canal. Lunch at the Tapakala Village. And return and city tour of Tamatave, then visit the big market "Bazar Be" for souvenir shopping Malagasy crafts ..