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Lokobe Nature Special Reserve

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Nice trip

Starting with the car to the Lokobe village, then a walk trough the mangrove area, peddeling in a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great visit

Took taxi to the shore where you paddle your boats across the bay through mangrove swamps in itself... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Fleet, United Kingdom
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Nosy Be, Madagascar
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 6 April 2014

Our guide picked us up from our hotel and handed us 2 large bottles of water to put in out backpacks. We drove to the mangroves and as the tide was out we walked out to the see to meet our locally made wooden boat...More

10  Thank samcozz
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 7 July 2009

My husband and I spent three weeks in Madagascar for our honeymoon. He's a plant physiologist and I was a conservation biologist, but now a sustainability advisor. We loved the country except for a dangerous incident with a guide - required when visiting Lokobe Reserve...More

38  Thank VCA2009
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Starting with the car to the Lokobe village, then a walk trough the mangrove area, peddeling in a local 'tree' boat. Walk in the park to meet Lemur, Salamander etc. Very nice indeed. After a 2.5 hour hike a nice lunch near the beach. We...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took taxi to the shore where you paddle your boats across the bay through mangrove swamps in itself a great experience, our guide spoke French and English very good, a small walk up into the Forrest and first encounter a chameleon then further in a...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

This was our first visit to a nature reserve in Madagascar. Ww had so many surprises, owls, three different kinds of lemurs, a huge boa, birds, geckos and more. The guides were great, very keen on finding us animals. Lunch on the island was plentiful...More

Thank SimoneGadi
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Armand is THE guide to go with : contact him here Armand Michel, AMBATOSAVAVY - NOSY BE - 0320400527.

1  Thank BLA974
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Diverse wildlife with walking tours during both day and night. Do not miss The walks will allow you to see diverse Madagascar wildlife, from spiders to camaleons to gekos to snakes and lemurs.

1  Thank ElBar72
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

We booked this trip through our hotel, costing 220,000 Airey (£52) for two people, transport from hotel each way, hike and lunch. You get dropped off in a very small village on the coast and canoe 30ish minutes across the bay in a wooden canoe...More

1  Thank Nick B
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

If you come to Nosy Be, you must do the trip to Lokobe Nature special reserve. We did goe there with an english speaking guide, Donald. To come to the reserve you first have to do the kanoeing for about 45 minutes, a very hot...More

Thank Lotta K
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful walk trough the jungle bring long pants and protection against mosquitoes! But who ! What a experience

Thank Marc R
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Many animals could be seen in a relatively small area. Some were very close to the trail and not afraid of humans at all. The guides were very experienced.

Thank Petra E
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Very enlighting and fun experience. Our guide spoke German and English and French, paid attention to all detail and questions. A very engaging experience, would recommend it for all ages and kids. The walk is easy, there's an opportunity to shop for local products, feed...More

1  Thank Cecile R
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17 August 2018|
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Response from Vespa2013 | Reviewed this property |
Hi you can book it from your country trough your tour operator but you can easily do it when you are in Madagascar. We booked it from Italy , contacting a beach boy I knew on the web, and getting informations by other... More
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28 July 2018|
Response from Mondane |
Hi, there are many options and tours...most of them request something like 50 000per pax. This include the journey to the park, the tour and the food in the village after the tour. Make sure to arrive early - not after 10am... More
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