Madagascar might be known for its exotic wildlife and remote charm but it also can be a relaxing wellness retreat which is truly off-the beaten track. Pamper yourself with relaxing treatments to rejuvenate yourself in tranquil, lush tropical surrounds – a total immersion in nature! The experience is complemented by delicious healthy local dishes.
Upon your arrival in the beautiful coastal resort town of Nosy Be, you will be welcomed by one of our representatives and transferred along the coast on a 35 minute drive to the Ravintsara Wellness Hotel. This premium 4-star hotel complex features a harmonious mix between nature and luxury, a captivating beach-facing site where the white sand, the blue sky, a swimming pool and coconut trees are set together to make your stay memorable. Here at Ravintsara, put yourself in zen and relaxation mode. In the afternoon you can enjoy a complimentary 30 minute spa treatment.
Spend the day settling in. The spa concept at Ravintsara is unique in that the treatment rooms are open sided and surrounded by nature. Here they truly do want to immerse yourself in nature while enjoying treatments with organic products. Enjoy reflexology massages or enjoy a long soak in the Jacuzzi and the waterfall with natural spring water. Make use of the hammam or indulge in beauty treatments. The hair salon can apply the final touches.
Spend your day relaxing on the beach with that book you’ve been meaning to read. Alternatively excursions can be arranged into nearby nosy be. Snorkelling to see the fantastic world beneath the waves on Nosy Be reefs can be arranged.
Today you might like to set out on an excursion to explore the beautiful island of Nosy Iranja which looks like you stepped into a post card with its turquoise blue sea and white sandy beaches – this truly is Paradise Island!
Spend the day discovering Nosy Be, the perfume island from its historical, economic and cultural aspects: the authentic sacred trees (somptuous banian millennium), historical monuments and colonial buildings, the city market, the Nosy Be harbor, the sugar factory, coffee flowers, pepper and fruits trees and especially the Ylang Ylang. Visit of Mont Passot, the highest point of Nosy Be where there will be a magnificent sunset with an unrivaled 360° view over the whole island.
Today you might want to engage in some more snorkelling or perhaps go horse-riding around Bemoko, a tranquil way to take in the beauty of the region with its lush vegetation and beautiful fragrances.
Spend the day exploring Nosy Sakatia, which is the most authentic island of Nosy Be (protected and classified by the Ministry of Environment). Accompanied by a local guide, discover the inside of the island during a one and a half hour trek: blazing flamboyant, coffee trees, pepper pots, vanilla, tree of the “traveler”, pineapple, anacardier, mangos, jacques, guava, eucalyptus, raphia, orchids, healing plants, etc… Everything is there !!!
For your wellness, you will finish your journey on a private and splendid beach; a real piece of paradise and tranquility. Lunch on a beach, snorkeling, kayaks and beach games are at your disposal.
This is the final morning of your trip. After a delicious breakfast you will be driven back to the airport for your flight back home.