Kayak Around The Islands

Visiting 2 or 3 islands in the Nosy Be Archipelago

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 a tropical adventure of a lifetime!

*  Prices excluding flights. 

7 Nights

R22,500 pp *

  • The price quoted covers accommodation, meals and 3 excursions.
  • Transfers from and to the airport are included.
  • Visas are done on arrival and are approximately €10 per person.

Create Awesome Memories

Things to do

  • Navigate the unspoilt islands of Komba, Antshoa, Verona and Ankazaberavina.
  • Madagascar is home to nearly 60 “species” of lemurs. Get up close and personal.
  • Few outdoor experiences beat cooking fresh-caught fish over a campfire.
  • Nosy Komba is known for its small tropical beaches and its emerald water.
  • Swim with turtles in the crystal clear waters of the Tanikely Marine Reserve.
  • You can catch fish like barracuda, Spanish Mackerel and King fish.
  • The lighthouses of Madagascar, a heritage from France, built by Gustav Eiffel.
  • Madagascar supports some of the largest coral reef systems in the world.
  • A rare pleasure to stroll along a deserted beach surrounded by exotic nature.

There Is Something Adventurous To Do Every Day

7 Days of Exploration

We suggest an itinerary visiting 2 or 3 islands in the Nosy Be archipelago. You chose the style of accommodation and we sort out the flights, transfers and activities such as diving, deep sea fishing, motorbike or car hire, island tour etc.

Day 1

Fly JNB 09.30 arrive nosy be 14.45 Meet at airport and 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 lemurs, 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 – approximately 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 – 5km 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 lemurs 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.

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The Small Print

  • The price quoted covers the 7-night package including meals, activities and transfers.
  • Transfers if you are heading straight to the camps and back to the airport.
  • If you are going on to other hotels, we can arrange transfers but will be for your account.
  • Visas are done on arrival and are approximately €10 per person.
  • Please note all prices are subject to change without prior notice due to currency fluctuations and are priced at the current airfares which can change at any time.

“To start with, the setting is that of a tropical heaven. We were truly spoilt by the wonderful meals prepared by Marcine and her friendly, jovial staff. Well done Marcine, you deserve all the success you achieve! “

Brian & Linda Ralphs – Nosy Komba

“Sakamanga was great, especially the on-site restaurant. Ankarana lodge was wonderful and so was visiting Ankarana National Park, punt seeing tsingy stone forest there! Definitely advise visitors to change money at the airport upon arrival, best rates.”

Hilda Todd – Antananarivo to Andasibe National Park