Réserve National d'Antanetiambo


Just 6km north of Andapa, this reserve is supported by the Lemur Conservation Foundation and run by Désiré Rabary. You can spot northern bamboo lemurs and mouse lemurs in the forest and a multitude of birds in the wetlands, ride a pirogue on the river or hire a bike (Ar5000) for riding through the rice fields. A taxi from Andapa costs around Ar15,000.

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Nearby Andapa attractions

1. Village Tourism

7.33 MILES

Ambodimanga village, 10.5km south of Andapa, is one of several villages participating in this project. Help with agricultural chores, watch dancing, learn…

2. Réserve Spéciale Anjanaharibe-Sud

9.84 MILES

A place of outstanding beauty and solitude, this little-visited 286-sq-km reserve is the northernmost outpost of the black indri. It is also home to the…

4. Takhtanjania Site

14.72 MILES

The 'living fossil' tree Takhtanjania perrieri lives only in this spot. Discovered in 1909 but not seen again until 1994, the tree grows to about 9m and…

5. Parc National Marojejy

15.73 MILES

This is one of Madagascar’s flagship parks. Consisting of more than 550 sq km of pristine mountainous rainforest, it covers the Marojejy massif, an area…