Northern Reef attractions

Wildlife Reserve in Ifaty & Mangily

Reniala Nature Reserve

This is a 60-hectare spiny forest full of baobab trees and some birds. There are two circuits, one of 45 minutes to an hour and the other of 1½ to two hours. If you have been to the Arboretum in Tuléar, which is bet…
Nature Reserve in Ambondrolava & Beravy

Mangrove Information Center

On the left, 15km north of Tuléar, you’ll come upon a sign for the Mangrove Information Center a 200-hectare wetland complex created by HONKO, a Belgian NGO. The main attraction is a 1.5km wooden boardwalk. It’s a n…
Wildlife Reserve in Ifaty & Mangily

Village des Tortues

Near Reniala, this 70,000-sq-metre park protects over 1000 radiated and spider tortoises. A guided tour of the grounds in English tells you the full story of these endangered animals and how they are being conserved…