NOSY SAKATIA BOAT
You will discover this authentic island aboard the boat PRIVATISE of Captain NEMO : It does not invent ! It is one of exclusive DU GRAND BLEU !
Very close to the big blue, to 15 minutes, Nosy Sakatia, known as the Orchid Island, is a small quiet island. Its attraction lies to its white sandy beaches and its extraordinary dive sites. Starting at 8:30 after the briefing, Every day, the famous Captain Némo will take you to Nosy Sakatia for a nice day, bathing on the beach of Robinson Crusoe you see also from the Grand Bleu, Scuba "fins"., mask and snorkel"with large green turtles, more than 1 meter scale, who come very many appreciate the algae by only 2 depth meters. Unforgettable moments guaranteed by Captain Némo. Then, our Barbecue will be served on the beach of fine sand (water included) «also exclusive to the big blue», in the shade of the coconut trees, before relaxing.
NOSY KOMBA "Lemur Island" and NOSY TANIKELY (National marine park)
2 Islands in 1 single day! Departure at 8:00 after the briefing, Every day, your boat will take you on the island which is home to many varieties of lemurs, considered sacred and island. Nosy Komba is a cone-shaped Crest at 622 m, coated with a quasi primary and lush forest which protects different flora and fauna very rich and varied. You will thus discover, accompanied by local guide, the Park private lemur 15 minute walk from the main village of Ampangorina, picturesque village, with its stalls of handicrafts.
Take the boat to the island of Nosy Tanikely. The island is a protected site, become a marine national park 2010 : real living aquarium, It is a must ! Fish are only 15 m from the beach... where you will have lunch under the Palm trees. The Palms, mask and snorkel are strongly recommended and provided by le Grand Bleu.
THE NATURAL RESERVE OF LOKOBE IN CANOE OUTRIGGER
This nature reserve is the natural habitat of Eulemur macaco, endemic lemur of Lokobe. In this primary forest, lemurs are a very important part in the seed dispersal allowing the natural regeneration of forest. 17 birds were surveyed including the Malagasy Kingfisher, Ipsidina madagascariensis, who is a strictly forest species and the Madagascar OWL, ASIO madagascariensis, which constitute the most remarkable species.
Departure at 8:00 after the briefing, to find our guide who will make you discover the fauna and the flora endemic to Nosy-Be. Dining on the beach before returning your outrigger canoe... A certain french poet (Alain Satyavir Singh) sings : 'Float me., fleet me... Otherwise it's like here... Rame, rower, paddled... We advance to nothing dan'scanoe !… Up there! We ' tmene in bato ! We advance to nothing in is ca... Noah... Pague... Paddle ! »
Nicknamed also << Turtle Island >>, for his many sea turtles that come to lay their eggs during the night. A bewitching place, Nosy Iranja is made up of two small islands : «Iranja-Be» and «Iranja-Kely., all 2 linked by a train of pristine sand exposed at low tide. Its appeal lies in the beauty of the place. The transparent and crystalline waters Beach, the small picturesque fishing village, the old lighthouse of Gustave Eiffel, fine panoramas make Nosy Iranja a popular tourist site.
A real postcard. Departure from the Grand Bleu at 8: 00, After the briefing, to join the boat that takes you to the island of Nosy Iranja for a day of ballad and bathing. Malagasy prepared meals in the village, water included. During your journey, you might have the chance to see dolphins or whales? Don't forget sunscreen and Cap.
THE TOUR OF THE ISLAND BY TAXI WITH A DRIVER
It is the ideal solution to discover Nosy Be and its population, its geography, its history, its culture... Departure from the Grand Bleu at your convenience between 8 and 9 o'clock, to discover the island of Nosy Be and its capital : Hell City with the frenetic pace of its population, its shops and its large market of spices that make the peculiarity of the local cuisine without forgetting the remains and the history left by colonial.
After visiting Lemuria Land and his distillery of Ylang-Ylang, also the sacred tree if you want; you will restore you to a remarkable site, peacefully in the shade of large trees, facing the sea. The tour ends with a visit to the Passot mount with a 360 degree view of all Nosy Be.