|Day 01||Tamatave - Soanierana Ivongo||Ivongo Hotel|
|Day 02||Soanierna Ivongo - Manompana||Au Bon encrage|
|Day 03||Manompana - Antanambe - Sahasoa||Lodge Villageois|
|Day 04||Sahasoa - Mananara Nord||Yoyo Beach|
|Day 05||Mananara Nord - Manambolosy||Local house or Camping|
|Day 06||Manambolosy - Rantabe||Local house or Camping|
|Day 07||Rantabe - Maroantsetra||NOT INCLUDED|
PRICE IN EURO :
This is a tough road for outlander and not recommended for non adventurer
The driver speaks English or he will be assisted by a guide speaking English + mechanics
There is no European restaurant, you will eat Malagasy Food
You can pay by bank transfer with transaction fee on your charge. Or Payment cash on arrival. Payment by credit card will be available soon (negotiation on process)
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SOBEHA 2.0 – Transfert Tamatave - Maroantsetra- 07 days
Day 01 Tamatave - Soanierana Ivongo
For this first day, the 4wd leaves Tamatave to Soanierana for the first day with you or to pick you up from Sainte Marie.
Stop time to time to make picture of the beach and enjoy scenery around Tamatave. You start to discover the typical day of Betsimisaraka people
Night at the hotel Ivongo
Day 02 Soanierna Ivongo - Manompana
The driver welcomes you at the dock of the boat from Sainte Marie if you are from the island. Rivercross in the morning.
The real adventure starts from there. Drive to Manompana on offroad. You stay on a lovely small village at the end of afternoon after having crossed 03 rivers with ferry. You can walk around if you want to have contact with local people. Night at the hotel Au Bon encrage
Day 03 Manompana - Antanambe - Sahasoa
The offroad experience continues to Sahasoa passing by Antanambe. There are 03 rivers to cross with ferry. Antanambe is a bigger village compared to Manompana. After the ferry of Vahibe, the road is becoming trully extreme. Some part of the road is done on foot while the driver is doing all his possibility to get the 4WD out of the obstacle. The view is magnificent as you can observe far away the blue sea around the Nosy Atafana. Rest of the day on the beach and village of Sahasoa. You can smell the perfume of vanilla or cloves according to the season.
Night at the Lodge of local Community or Lodge Villageois
Day 04 Sahasoa - Mananara Nord
After one day relax, you go forward along the extreme road of RN5. This section is likely to be the most difficult. Thus, until you arrive to the village of Mananara Nord. The road is surrounded by land of vanilla, cloves and banana. The ricefield is everywhere there is a plain. Night at the hotel Yo Yo Beach
Day 05 Mananara Nord - Manambolosy
The expedition continues along better road compared to previous days but a very risky ferry made of mabou and plastic tins. You must take in consideration of the low tide and high tide. Sometimes, you are obliged to cross the rivermouth on low tide. The atmosphere changes to a wild and magnificent village on seaside. Arrival to Manambolosy. Night in at local house or camping.
Day 06 Manambolosy - Rantabe
Drive to Rantabe with fresh air coming directly from the sea. The road is not a big challenge but the river cross is. You feel more and more in a very deep nature with a natural colour of the jungle. Night in at local house or camping.
Day 07 Rantabe - Maroantsetra
Last day on RN5 : If the high tide is in the morning, you are oblideg to walk until the car after the first bridge and before the ferry of Rantambe. The offroad experience continues and you are now habituated with the extreme road condition. The isalnd of Nosy Mangabe become bigger and bigger until you arrive to Maroantsetra. END OF OUR SERVICE