Madagascar Beaches are tropical and exotic. Madagascar is an island nation located off the coast of southeast Africa, surrounded by the Indian Ocean and its turquoise waters. The country is an ecological rich island with an array of flora and fauna, some of them typical to Madagascar
Its beaches are still unspoiled and offer the relaxation needed by the visitors, most of them from Europe and Africa itself.
Nosy Be the main island offshore of Madagascar
Let me clarify that the word Nosy in Malagasy means Island in English. Nosy Be is the top vacation spot of the Islands of Madagascar.
It is the largest island of the archipelago, located on the northwest coast of Madagascar on the Mozambique Channel. It is the ultimate tropical paradise with a year round warm and sunny climate and clear blue waters.
It is such an important beach that some airlines offer flights from Europe and Africa direct to the island.
Lodge on the beaches of Ille Saint Marie in Madagascar
Ile Sainte Marie
This is an island off the east coast with an area of 420 Km2. The aborigin name is Nosy Boraha and has a long history going back to the times of the pirates during the 17th and 18th centuries.
Its beaches are ideal for Scuba diving on amazing reefs and ships wreckages. If you are a whale’s lover, this is a great place to spot them.
Nosy Tanikely a tropical island of Madagascar
When arriving to this island you are greeted by an early 1900s. It is located south of Nosy Be. This site is considered a top scuba diving location in the Mozambique Channel. The marine life around this island is something to remember. You may come here as a side trip from larger Nosy Be with no effort.
These are a
group of fishing villages nestled on the southwest of Madagascar. The beaches
of the area are flanked by lush vegetation. They serve as a relaxation spot.
It is located on the northeast coast of Madagascar, is an adventure beach with many hiking opportunities from the village of Ramena.
Nosy Komba also called the Lemur Island in Madagascar
It is also called Lemur Island, because of the amount of these primates that abound on the island. On this island near Nosy Be you can spot them and take your personal pictures. The island has long stretches of sand where to relax and get you share of the tropical sun.
The beaches of this small island part of the archipelago of Nosy Mitsio are the non-plus ultra example of beautiful beaches.
Libanona is a quiet little delight in Tôlanaro. Surrounded by palm trees and lush green vegetation make this beach an experience.
the Bay of St Luce this beach is great for those interested in Ecotourism,
because is an intact and unspoiled tropical paradise.
For more information go to Madagascar Tourism Site
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