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Tsingy de Bemaraha Strict Nature Reserve

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Worth the pain on the “road” to get there

Amazing national park, totally worth the bad road that you have to take to get there, great views... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2018
Andrej M
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Bratislava, Slovakia
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Off the beaten path but nice to see

We spent a day at two sections of the park, tough roads to get here, but the park is beautiful... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2018
CFEIII
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Austin, Texas
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The amazing landscapes of limestone pinnacles, gorges and pristine forests protect many rare birds, lemurs and reptiles.
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  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Amazing national park, totally worth the bad road that you have to take to get there, great views from Grand Tsingy, you are literally climbing to the top, passing caves, the hike itself is fun, using ferrata. Small Tsingy are also nice, it is possible...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2018

We spent a day at two sections of the park, tough roads to get here, but the park is beautiful limestone cliffs and crevices that the local people have thought sacred and used for burials (in the caves). The main feature here are the rocks,...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

After a long trip to get there (mid April), we were told that the road to the ferry to cross the Manomboly river was too bad and we needed to leave the car on the other side of the river and take a pirogue across...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2018

If you ever wanted to go to space without dying in a rocket ship or by running out of oxygen just go to Tsingy! It has out of this world rock formations that are as sharp as a razors edge. Falling here would surely impale...More

3  Thank michaelcoppage
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Reviewed 23 December 2017

The most rewarding trip within the park as it goes deep into the limestone forest passing through several hanging bridges with the impressive limestone formations below your feet. The trail is not technically difficult and even children can cope with it, but you certainly should...More

1  Thank smallbug_11
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Reviewed 2 December 2017

We did two amazing hikes at the UNESCO World Heritage site, Tsingy - 4 hours in the morning and 2 hours in the afternoon. Temperature interval: 25-34C and sun on the top of the head. The serrated limestone pinnacles called tsingy were millions of years...More

4  Thank Kiisep
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Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

This National Park is one of Madagascar’s finest, with a listing by UNESCO as one of the Worlds wonders. Main excess is by vehicle, primarily from Morondava on the North Western coast (Airport) approximately 180 Klms. You also pass the Alley of Baobabs along the...More

2  Thank aussie1928
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

I have been travelling for 3 weeks in Madagascar (which is not that much, but visited several national parks and sights). The Tsingy National park is in my opinion completely overrated. Yes it is UNESCO World heritage and it is uniquie, but for being that...More

1  Thank Gerti1210
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

It is really hard to reach the Tsingy, it took us almost 2 days by car with worst roads ever. But the visit does really worth it!! An incredible day long hike in the most incredible place on earth.

1  Thank RebeccaFerrant
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

The two days we spent at the Tsingy, were some of the most incredible and taxing days we spent in Madagascar. Just viewing the limestone spires is awe-inspiring. Actually being able to climb and hike among them was one of the highlights of our vacation....More

Thank Karen G
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Vanessa C
2 April 2018|
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Response from aussie1928 | Reviewed this property |
You are provided with a safety belt / harness at the commencement of the tour. When necessary, you are required to hook up to a line which provides adequate safety when climbing through more difficult terrain or crossing the... More
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dirkv46
26 October 2017|
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Response from Unelma333 | Reviewed this property |
We have visited the Grand Tsingy in the morning and the small one in the afternoon. I think this is the usual order if you visit both on the same day. In retrospect, I wished we would have done this on two different days... More
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