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Pleasant Diversion

This island reserve is a nice day trip out of Maroansetra or a stop along the way to or from the Masoala Penninsula. A good guide can help you find the wildlife -- especially the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 May 2014
Mamitxoh
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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Great island that has never had a human settlement. We saw 2 different lemurs, the smallest chameleon, and the leaf tailed gecko. We did not have time to camp there but there is a camp site with a out house. The flora and fauna is beautiful and very lush. The boat ride was about 40 minutes and was not too... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2016

We spent one day in Nosy Mangabe with the wonderful guide Elysee in December of 2015. Masoala Forest Lodge, where we were staying, arranged for us to spend much of the day here looking primarily for reptiles and amphibians and we were not disappointed. I was surprised to see so few reviews for Nosy Mangabe in TA – we found... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2014

This island reserve is a nice day trip out of Maroansetra or a stop along the way to or from the Masoala Penninsula. A good guide can help you find the wildlife -- especially the tiny and well-camouflaged lizards. The trails are well maintained, but steep. Bring binoculars to really enjoy the lemurs, including black-and-white ruffed. Supposedly aye-ayes are fairly... More 

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