Yacht Charter in Madagascar
Nosy Be, Radamas and Mitsio Archipelago
A yacht charter in Madagascar will give you access
to calm waters, perfect for diving. The waters of Madagascar are
an exceptional marine environment with remarkable varieties of
coral and rainbow-colored fish.
Madagascar's forests are a shimmering, seething mass of a trillion
stems and dripping leaves and slithering, jumping, quirky beasts
out of nature's bag of tricks: Lemurs, chameleons, periwinkles
and baobabs, aloes, geckoes, sifakas and octopus trees. Cut off
from the African mainland for millions of years, Madagascar's
teeming forests are a naturalist's damp dream; they've preserved
oddities and developed specialisations found nowhere else on earth,
and you can get among them in a spectacular collection of accessible
Madagascar offer all the types of yacht charter such as bareboat charter, skippered, crewed yacht charter, yachts, but mainly with catamarans.
Madagascar Yacht Charter navigation zones
Nosy Be : The fleet of Madagascar is located in Nosy Be in Helville.
Departing Nosy-Be, you will be able to discover:
ISouth itinerary: Nosy Tanikely, Nosy Komba, the island of lemurs, Russian Bay - Le Pain de Sucre (sugar loaf), Nosy Iranja, Nosy Radamas, Nosy Saba.
North itinerary: Nosy Mitsio- Tsara Banjina.
Nosy-Be, located in the Mozambique Canal, north-west of the Grande Terre, is a 300m2 volcanic island with 50 000 inhabitants, most populated of the Malagasy islands. You will find here the most beautiful beaches of Madagascar, shaded by coconut trees and washed by calm turquoise waters.
The small island, whose marine park invites you to discover its treasures simply by snorkelling.
The island of lemurs.
Known as the ‘Island of Turtles’ is 4 hour’s navigation south-west of Nosy Be. It is an idyllic island made up of two islets linked by a sandbar at low tide and whose beaches are reproduction sites for turtles.
Situated 55 miles south west of Nosy Be, the archipelago is made up of 4 islands, including Kalakajoro Island where fishing eagles make their nests. These coral islands have shallow beds and welcome fishing and diving. The Radamas offer an opportunity to encounter different way of life that has been untouched by time.
Small island surrounded by a coral reef, it’s paradise for the diving.
Spreads over 70 km of beautiful marine life and is situated 55km to the north of Nosy Be. Several points are worth the visit. It shelters a remarkable geological formation composed of organ pipe shaped basaltic rocks which plummet directly into the Mozambique Canal. The Mitsios are particularly rewarding for tropical fish lovers and attracts divers from all over the world.
The four elders or the four cliffs, which are nesting places for gannets, have a magnificent marine life which attracts divers from all over the world.
Yacht Charter Exp. Level
From 1 easy to 5 very experienced: 3/4. The bareboats are rented with a local guide.
The international airport is located in Antananarivo (TNR), several flights per week from Europe.
The national airports : Nosy Be (daily flights from / to Antananarivo), Mahajanga, Taomasina and Arivonimamo.
Malgache (the Malagasy), French.
Franc Malagasy (1 EUR = 6818 FMG).
Yacht Charter seasons
The temperature is pleasant all year round except during the summer, December, January and February when an unpleasant humidity sets in due to high temperatures during the day and heavy rains during the night. Madagascar has a tropical climate. September, October and November are the best months to organise a charter.
Time lag : +2h in winter / +1h in summer.
Electricity : 220 V.
Formalities : Valid passport + Visa are necessary.
Recommended injections: DT polio, malaria, diphtéria,
tétanus, hépatitis A and B.
Madagascar Bareboat Fleet
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