The beauty of its landscapes and its rich fauna and flora makes Madagascar an extraordinary exotic destination you really need to discover. But this island located in the heart of the Indian Ocean is also appealing in its nautical and aquatic activities: by choosing between boat sailing, kayaking and canoeing, surely the tourists in search of thrilling sensations will be very pleased there.
Sailing down the Tsiribihina River
Being crossed by about ten rivers, Madagascar gives the tourists the opportunity to enjoy a unique experience while sailing down the Tsiribihina River on a traditional dugout canoe, a barge or a boat. The west touring departs from Antananarivo, the capital of this country, and continues southwards to Antsirabe where the visitors will appreciate its typical landscapes punctuated with terraced ricefields. In Miandrivazo, they will take a barge and start their adventure through the river. During the crossing of the river, they will discover breathtaking landscapes and meet the Nile crocodiles which take up residence there. After the trip on the barge, they will get to Belo Tsiribihina and will manage to continue their journey to the famous Tsingy, another natural tourist site they’d better not miss in this part of Madagascar.
Experiencing intense sensations at Ampefy
Located at 120 kilometres from the capital, the city of Ampefy attracts the tourists thanks to the amazing Lily Falls which is 15-mètres high and has its source in the Itasy Lake, the third largest lake in Madagascar. It is possible to practise various watersports such as kayaking and canoe touring. Children and adults can also have a swim in the lake, go out on a pedalo boat, or practise water skiing. Also you’d better not miss the tasting of the fish freshly caught by the fishermen. To enjoy a good time in such a heavenly place, choose from now on your trip at holidays-madagascar.net!