MADAGASCAR cruises : RADAMES islands

Radames islands (from july to september)

Cruises Madagascar 7 days

 

7-day program :

Situated south of Nosy Be, the radame islands extend along a coast without roads, where boats, dinghies and canoes sail exclusively. The 6-day cruise in these paradisiacal landscapes takes place from July to September.

  • Day 1: Russians' Bay
    After installation on board the boat in Nosy Be, departure for the Baie des Russians and anchorage after 3 hours of sailing.
  • Day 2: Antanimora
    In the direction of the Radâmes islands, the boat stops for two dives, then arrives near the island of Antanimora to spend the night.
  • Day 3: Antanimora - Nosy Valiha
    The day is reserved for two dives on sites such as Greg Wall, Cyclones, west of the Radâmes, then return to the previous anchorage or Nosy Valiha Island.
  • Day 4: Baramahamay
    Head towards the mouth of the Baramahamay River with two dives en route. This river offers a mangrove complex with exceptional wildlife. Anchorage and night in the course of the river.
  • Day 5: Nosy Iranja - Russians' Bay
    After a first dive in the morning, visit of the island of Nosy Iranja on foot, then a new dive on the spot. The night is spent with an anchorage at the Baie des Russians or at Sakatia.
  • Day 6: Nosy Be
    This last day offers two dives off Nosy be before joining Nosy Be in the afternoon to disembark. The funds of Madagascar offer beautiful dives with a beautiful balance of fauna and marine flora. There are morays, rays, turtles, sharks and thousands of multicolored fish.

Diving sites:

Greg Wall:

This flat accessible from 13m deep is one of the most striking sites of the Radâmes. It offers you a vertiginous cave and falling up to 35m, carpet of corals and populated by myriads of colorful fish.

 

Sakatia:

It is a dive where you can admire the black coral and reserve unforgettable encounters if you have the chance to cross whale sharks or humpback whales.

 

Diving sites in Madagascar

 


Moramba bay :

It is a magical place off the beaten track, it looks a bit like Halong Bay, with tsingys ...

Madagascar, Moramba bay, catamaran cruise
Madagascar, Moramba bay, catamaran cruise
Madagascar, Moramba bay, catamaran cruise

14-day program:

  • Day 1: Tanikely Island, diving, snorkeling, beach.
  • Day 2: Baie des Russians. Walk in the mountains, visit of a village.
  • Day 3: Sugar loaf and anchorage at the bottom of the bay of Marontoro (large land). Up the mangrove. Observation of the fauna and flora.
  • Day 4: Nosy Iranja island, beach, swimming, diving, visit of the island.
  • Day 5: Baramahary on big land, its village relay of the dhows, we fill up with crabs and honey, up the river or live many species of tropical birds ...
  • Day 6: Nosy Kalakanjoro Island on the Radama and its fishing village, visit of the dockyard ...
  • Day 7: For the diver, an exceptional site: Greg Wall. Giant falls, caves and an extraordinary fauna and flora ... The evening anchorage in the bay of Berangomenia on the mainland.
  • Day 8: Island of Antanimou, visit of the fishing village, its sand bank ...
  • Day 9: 2nd stop in Baramahary.
  • Day 10: Marontoro, beach and walk inland, possibility to hunt guinea fowl, Vivi (small wild ducks).
  • Day 11: Kismany. Small wild bays, up a river and then walk inland to the village of Kongoni.
  • Day 12: Nosy komba, visit of the villages, its reserve and its Makis (Lemurs).
  • Day 13: Hellville, capital of Nosy Be, ancient colonial city, anchorage in the crater, sunset in Ambatolaka.
  • Jour 14 : Preparation and departure.
Madagascar cruises for 14 days

 

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Malagasy child tattoo
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Diving in Madagascar