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Anja Reserve

#1 of 4 things to do in Ambalavao Features Animals
B.P. 29 Ambalavao, Ambalavao 303, Madagascar
+261 33 09 590 62
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Great relax in the nature

This reserve run by locals is a great place not only for ring tailed lemurs (but if you want to be... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Zuzka M
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Bratislava, Slovakia
Magnificent Reserve

This reserve was born out of the initiative of some locals in order to preserve the local... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
Martinitraveller
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Hamburg, Germany
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1 week ago
“Great relax in the nature”
16 Apr 2017
“Magnificent Reserve”
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B.P. 29 Ambalavao, Ambalavao 303, Madagascar
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+261 33 09 590 62
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This reserve run by locals is a great place not only for ring tailed lemurs (but if you want to be hundred percent sure to see them, visit this place). There is a small forest under the mountains where they live. Entry was 10 000...More

Thank Zuzka M
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This reserve was born out of the initiative of some locals in order to preserve the local ecossystems from land cultivation or pasture as this has dizimated most of the original fauna and flora. And the result is really wonderful , allowing to explore in...More

Thank Martinitraveller
Reviewed 18 March 2017

This is just 12kms south of Ambalavao and makes a great trip in the mornings when the ring-tailed lemurs are active. The 2-3 hour walk takes you through the small forest to a large lake and then up to a rocky ridge where there are...More

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Anjà reserve is my favourite. The landscape is beautiful. The reserve is handed by the community, so your money will go directly helping them. 12 km South of Ambalavao, the place is the limit of the highland, or the gate to the South, with its...More

Thank ChristianRaktondrjoa
Reviewed 4 January 2017

A small, locally run reserve and a great place to see the ring tailed Makis. Worth to take the 2 hour tour to climb over some boulders and enjoy some nice views. The setting is very scenic with a bit of forest surrounding some bare...More

Thank someoneelse07
Reviewed 30 December 2016

A walk of three hours or so through dry forest, with a bit of clambering up and down big rocks. Wear trainers for this. Great views of Ring-tailed Lemurs, which are used to people so you get quite close, but not tame - still wild....More

Thank Migrant_Goldfinch
Reviewed 24 December 2016

This low key Park is led by the local community, meaning that all money earned supports the locals rather than being taken away. They have excellent guides who really enjoy giving you a tour, and light up when you pick a longer trip. The pricing...More

Thank SanjaAbroad
Reviewed 17 November 2016

When I saw the map of this reserve, I was underwhelmed, but one we started our light hike through it, I was won over. There were loads of ring-tailed lemurs in the area. They were not put off or shy around humans, but they were...More

Thank PilotDags
Reviewed 15 November 2016

You won't see so many katas anywhere else in nature. There are several large kata families in the park and considering a rather small surface, you just have to meet them. The park does not give you any safari feeling, because the animals are so...More

Thank Barbara036
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed it here we saw lots of wild life, we hiked all the way up it seemed a little dangerous climbing up the rocks and using old bits of rope but it was so much fun and the view at the end of...More

Thank Yasmin Z
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koko0104
are there sleepingaccomodations in the anja parc or nearby?
14 August 2016|
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Response from 2wheeled01 | Reviewed this property |
Hey there, just saw this question, sorry for the delay. I think that there are accommodations right there at the park, and certainly quite close by, which looked a bit nicer from our perspective. We stayed 2 nights in... More
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