Among the activities, we organize daily excursions by boat or canoe to the neighboring islands of coral origin: Nosy Ve and Nosy Satrana. These two small islands are located less than 10 minutes by motorboat are surrounded by white sand beaches and the waters are crystal clear. .At low tide, a shuttle provides the connection to the open sea of the bay for dives in larger funds. Diving equipment is provided by the lodge and during the winter months, when the water temperature is not to your liking, you will be provided with isothermal equipment provided by the club.
Members of PADI or other dive organizations can book their dives at Anakao Ocean Lodge & Spa. In high season periods, we recommend booking well in advance to obtain the desired bookings. TheFirst dive.For those who have never experienced the emotion of a dive, the baptism of the sea is the ideal opportunity to get familiar with the seabed.
Boat & BBQ
And if for half a day you choose to go to one of the nearby islands with a barbecue of fish caught and cooked on a wood fire by your piroguier. This on one of the most picturesque beaches in the area. The exit is the star of the morning. In fact, the boat remains available depending on the water levels on the neighboring islands of Nosy Satrana or Nosy Ve.Or explore the beaches of Maromena and mangroves.
In the period from July to September in the region of Anakao it is possible to admire the whales that pass in this stretch of the Mozambique Channel. Boat trips organized for this occasion are exciting outings. . The duration is at most two hours.
One of our musts, a romantic trip to Anakao Bay.ideal for couples on honeymoon but not only. You leave by boat in the late afternoon to reach the island of Nosy Satrana where refreshments are served with wine or sparkling wine with South African sofa. We must contemplate sunset when the sky takes its colors of fire, a thousand shades of orange-red to purple, before returning to the lodge in time for dinner.
Deep sea fishing
For those who love fishing motor boat or canoe trips with local fishermen. Fishing is interesting beyond the coral reef at about a nautical mile away. If you want to do an experiment with traditional boats Vezo.
QuadFor a more dynamic afternoon and change the habits the quad is the ideal way to discover the Anakao area with its fishing village, the thorny forest, typical of this region of Madagascar, the old French railway and the dunes of sand laid a short distance from the Lodge. The exit takes about two hours and a half. One hour short tours available
Tsimanampetsotsa National Park is a site of great biological importance and because of its landscapes. It is like one of the ten most important reserves of Madagascar. The only and only salt water lake in Madagascar, discoveries of skeletons of prehistoric animals in the caves have given him very recently an interest even higher.