Experience the Masoala Peninsula up close
Offers with Arol Lodge
Those who believe that an all-inclusive vacation is Adventure, closeness to nature and spectacular experiences automatically excludes, who is clearly mistaken with regard to the Masoala Peninsula. The peninsula with the dreamy sounding name Masoala is indeed known for its pristine and untouched jungle landscape known, but a pleasant vacation in a comfortable lodge does not exclude this categorically. That is exactly why we have been working for some time with the Chez Arol Lodge together on the peninsula. This is a so-called Ecolodgewhich was built on the edge of the national park from completely natural materials, without damaging the forest in the process. For example, wood and leaves of the Ravinala palm tree were traditionally used for the construction of the huts. perfect symbiosis with the traditional construction and the adjacent primary forest. In cooperation with the two operators of the Arol Lodge, Armand and Olivier, we offer Travel packages to Masoala Peninsula for all those who want an exceptional Madagascar vacation experience and at the same time do not want to give up a permanent dwelling as well as acceptable comfort. A vacation experience could not be closer to nature and more impressive.
The Masoala Peninsula - Natural adventures without borders
On the Masoala Peninsula, Madagascar's largest contiguous and at the same time still intact rainforest can be marveled at. The complete area is today called UNESCO World Heritage Site and offers a unique insight into the original flora and fauna of the island of Madagascar. In order to protect the primary forest existing there, it looks relatively unfashionable on the peninsula with regard to the infrastructure: If there are roads at all, they are so poorly developed that only very few people would use them for a car trip. In addition, these small roads are often washed out during the rainy season and are then no longer passable. Basically it is recommended to Arrival by plane. Here the Madagascar Air Timetable however, should never be taken too closely. Experience with this airline has shown that delays and flight cancellations are, so to speak, the order of the day. Who his Trip to Madagascar and to the Masoala Peninsula should therefore always allow for a sufficient time buffer.
In Madagascar, the Masoala Peninsula has been under special protection for many years and the preservation of this unique biotope is now a top priority. A uniquely high biodiversity in the animal and plant world you may encounter on your trip through Madagascar if you decide to take a side trip to the Masoala Peninsula. On a Area of about 400,000 hectares numerous mammals live in the national park, such as red varis, aye-ayes and fossas. Even more birds, insects, frogs and also reptiles are at home there and with an experienced guide you can go on your Tours through the primary forest numerous of these jungle inhabitants. We work in cooperation with the Arol Lodge with German-speaking guides who explore the rainforest of the peninsula together with you. These guides will tailor the individual tours into the nature of the peninsula to your needs. Besides the different jungle inhabitants the Masoala Peninsula also has a fantastic maritime spectacle to offer: Numerous fish can be discovered, for example, when diving or snorkeling off the coast and in some months of the year you can marvel at the gigantic humpback whales off the coast, which swim by here with their young in sight
Simple comfort for an experience close to nature
Arol Lodge does not offer luxurious accommodations, but it does offer a experience close to nature with a pleasant comfort. The bungalows were made of natural materials, offer sanitary facilities inside and additionally hot running water. The restaurant of the lodge will spoil you during your trip through Madagascar with various local specialties - on the menu are seafood as well as zebu meat and vegetarian delicacies. If you are interested in a trip to Masoala Peninsula, we recommend that you contact us directly. Not only can we help you find the Overnight stay and the stay at Arol Lodge but also support you from an organizational point of view in getting to the Masoala Peninsula. As it has already been mentioned, this is not always a simple and straightforward undertaking. With our support you can make a exceptional vacation in Madagascar and the Masoala Peninsula, explore the jungle and at the same time enjoy the luxury of a classic accommodation. Feel free to contact us.