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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lively reserve accessible by water. We reached on water canoes we had to paddle which adds to the experience. The reserve has plenty of wildlife including Lemur, chameleons, green lizards, boa snakes and more. We had a Great lunch by the beach. On tbe way...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There is some confusion about the entrance of the park. Most visitors go to the small village of Ambatozavary and take a pirqoue or motor boat to the park. This is probably the eastern 'entrance'. But no fee is paid when you walk from the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alex S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I thout that it will be done with gide he will show what and where to see but no pay 15€ or so and go where you want what you will see yours problem . Second thing paths are very difficult even for young all...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank geguzis
Reviewed April 14, 2019

Different kinds of lemurs, chameleons, geckos and other animals. Lots of interesting plants. This is a walk through the jungle. Bring mosquito repellent and good walking shoes. You will cross small streams, walk muddy paths and on uneven trails. Lots to see. If you have...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Mat2818
Reviewed March 9, 2019

Not many people make it to here, so if you're planning to visit, consider yourself blessed, adventurous and worldly. We hired a local guide, who barely spoke English yet communicated via sign language very well. The beauty of different cultures. Lokobe is a home to...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed February 22, 2019 via mobile

As we came from the port we didn’t want to take a tour so we hired a driver to go to Lokobe natural park. The driver dropped us at the village to take a cano and a guide. During the hike of around 2 hours...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank koekw
Reviewed February 20, 2019

My best animal experience in Madagascar! (and I've been to the south and West too!) On a middle challenging 3-hour walk, I saw : 2 types of nocturnal lemurs, brown lemurs, a boa constrictor, the world's tiniest chameleon, tiny colourful frogs, etc. My guide was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Marie-Christine D
Reviewed January 21, 2019

I try to be a kind tourist and respect the cultures and creates wherever I go. So it was upsetting to see our guide - in a nature reserve - constantly picking up and handling the poor creatures here. Boa constrictors, frogs etc, he was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank Elaine E
Reviewed January 18, 2019 via mobile

We had an awesome trip to Lokobe primary rainforest, which allowed us to see lemurs,pythons, boas,chameleons (even the tiniest species!),some of the tiniest toad species,paradise birds-in the wild. We walked through the rainforest for about 1.5 hours,enjoying the air,the sounds,but loathing the insatiable mosquitoes. Be...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank ramonal765
Reviewed November 28, 2018

We were able to walk here from our Bungalows (Doany Beach). We walked into the village and met by some guides who quickly organised an English speaking guide (Ja). Ja was good and also supported by a couple of others to help us look for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Kartinggal
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Response from Vespa2013 | Reviewed this property |
Hi you can book it from your country trough your tour operator but you can easily do it when you are in Madagascar. We booked it from Italy , contacting a beach boy I knew on the web, and getting informations by other... More
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July 28, 2018|
Response from Mondane |
Hi, there are many options and tours...most of them request something like 50 000per pax. This include the journey to the park, the tour and the food in the village after the tour. Make sure to arrive early - not after 10am... More
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