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Worth the bumpy ride.

This is a must-see if you are traveling this part of Madagascar as it is the only red tsingy in the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
San Diego, California
Rock formations

Madagascar is famous for its Tsingy, as I wasn’t familiar with them it took a visit to realise that... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2018
Melbourne, Australia
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National Park Outside diego Suarez, Antsiranana (Diego Suarez) 201, Madagascar
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a must-see if you are traveling this part of Madagascar as it is the only red tsingy in the world and is only accessible in the dry season. The tsingy is at the end of a long, narrow, rutted and winding dirt road...More

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Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Madagascar is famous for its Tsingy, as I wasn’t familiar with them it took a visit to realise that the rock formations have been carved by many years of weather into a unique and unusual shapes. We found it worth going, but just to make...More

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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

I rented a motorbike in Diego and set off for the day. The road is truly appalling, in fact it’s not really a road, it’s a track. And then the road goes “off road” and becomes a track and that’s even more appalling, mainly sand....More

1  Thank yachtmasterjohn
Reviewed April 16, 2018

Amazing "rock" formation has been revealed from erosion. It is beautiful. Add it to your trip, but don't make a special trip out there.

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Reviewed February 22, 2018

very interesting with fabulous colours, spent half a day here on route to another area.we visited in October 2013 while travelling round Madagasca

Thank Debbie B
Reviewed January 26, 2018

Navigating over and under razor sharp thrusting volcanic stone complete with your climbing harness is not to be missed. Just when you think you've seen it all, you dip down under the earth through towering walls to find yourself crawling through openings that you eye...More

1  Thank 655michaelf
Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

Interesting rock formations which you can't see anywhere else in the world. It is a long road to this place - which isn't that big at all - but we did really like it. I liked especially the view on the canyon

1  Thank Maja S
Reviewed December 22, 2017

This is the only national park don't need to hire a park guide in Madagascar. But you'll need a four-wheel drive vehicle to get to this natural wonder

2  Thank smallbug_11
Reviewed December 17, 2017

The road is bad but the sights justify the effort - do not miss while in Diego !! At the end - take a walk even if it is humid and hot !The pictures you take there are unique !

1  Thank Elizur
Reviewed November 7, 2017

All roads in Madagascar are rough at best and the final miles to this site are especially challenging but once there it is a short walk to an other worldly outcropping of Sandstone. Doesn't take long see but an interesting comparison to the Limestone Gray...More

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Response from carlonitram | Reviewed this property |
1)You can visit the ankarana and the red tsingy in a day, but get there in the evening to nosy Be is almost impossible, it takes about 7 hours in a car with a good driver to arrive at Ankify, you'd better sleep at ankifj and... More