Nosy Be’ with ille de voyageurs-island charters
We have catered to all. We can undertake Fishing charters ,full spearo charters and full scuba Charters or Family fun Adventure charters on-board our vessels for 6 pax .
We are a full live-aboard with a wealth of knowledge in this area preprared to take you off the chart for a full experience.
The important question is how to choose the correct yacht charter operater.We have been operating since 2006 and we are owner operated to ensure your satisfaction as this is important to us.
Nosy Be’ has Quad bikes,lemur Sanctuaries,dive with turtles,dive with Manta rays,fish the remotest most Northern reefs all in very calm and protected waters.Night life on the island is exceptional and with many French restaruants to choose from.
Brent is very knowledgable and has years of experience,thus can ensure your vaction ranks right up their with the best you will ever have .
Below is a classic example of an 8 night cruise, to give you an idea of what to expect. However all our cruises are tailor made - it’s your charter therefore it’s tailored to suit your needs. So if your specific interest is Fishing, Scuba Diving, Island Hopping, the cruise will be amended for you!
We will discuss more of the itinerary with you on-board on arrival
8 NIGHTS - Proposed Itinerary for Family fun charter
NOSY KOMBA - is surrounded by breath taking rocks that host hundreds of Lemurs. Guests can walk the trail in the morning to view these Lemurs afterwards enjoy swimming before the boats departs to Russian Bay. Guests can learn how to catch giant mud crabs and calamari with the local Madagascans. Dinner onboard will include fresh crab (catch of the day) curry with rice after sunset drinks. The boats will anchor for the night at Russian Bay.
Boats will depart for Lemur Island. Diving is excellent and guest can enjoy the day exploring these islands and help feed the baby turtles.
Boats will depart for Nosy Iranja, known as the tortoise's island. Nosy Iranja is in fact made up of 2 islands Iranja Be and Iranja Kely, which are linked by a path of sand. Guests can enjoy the Beach Bar and later can go shell diving or simply just relax on this beautiful beach. Guests can dive the walls or can move north while fishing to Nosy Sakatia in the afternoon. At Nosy Sakatia the guests can use the facilities of the hotel on the island and can try out a night dive in the protected waters.
Boats will depart Nosy Sakatia to Ambata Louka beach. Guests can hire 4x4 Quad Bikes for a full island tour and a Ylang Ylang tour which is definitely a must for every tourist to do when visitng this area. Lunch can be served onboard after the island tours which will include a chicken salad with fries or the guests are welcome to eat lunch at one of the many local restaurants of their choice. The night life is abundant with discos, bars and restaurants. Should the guests wish to remain onboard dinner will be served and this will include a barbeque either steaks or chicken served with salads. The boats will remain anchored for the night.
The boats will depart and travel north to the Four Brothers, it’s 4 pinnacles protrude right out the water. Guests can fish along the way and on arrival can then dive and snorkel the sheer walls – it is absolutely amazing to see. Lunch will be served onboard being lemon butter fresh fish, rice and salad. After lunch a further 1 hour sea travel to Mitsio Island, the boats will anchor for the night. Dinner will include a traditional Madagascan dish prepared on a barbeque on the beach.
The boats will depart Mitsio Island heading back to Nosy Be’. Guests can enjoy fishing along the way to Crater Bay. A lemur Park tour can be arranged and a swim in the Natural Waterfalls. The afternoon can be spent in the local village for the guests to enjoy shopping or exploring and the evening they can dine at the restaurants to enjoy the local hospitality of Madagascar.
Guests will then disembark the boats at Crater Bay for transfers back to the airport.
As Part of our menu Plan guests will be offered on charter local Madagascan dishes. On Day charters guests will receive light snacks, lunch and evening snacks. Please advise if there is any special dietary requirement.
Eggs (Fried / Scrambled)
Fresh juices (Orange / Mango / Mixed fruit)
Salads (Chicken / Fish)
Fish / Chicken and fries and salads
Cheese grilled sandwich / cheese board / snacks
Fresh juices provided
Chicken Peri Peri
Included is fries and salads
Coffee and Tea are always available
Soft drinks are limited, please refer to the information listed below on what is included and excluded.
Ice is available all the time, we manufacture 6kgs per day.
We will cover all the sushi requirements, freshly prepared from the “Catch of the day”
We supply the following:-
6x Dive cylinders 12l dumpy
1x Dive cylinder small 8l for kids
6x Weight Belts
1x Dive compressor (air only)
Only 6 guests can scuba dive at any 1 time. Snorkeling we only provide 6 sets of masks and fins assorted sizes.
What guests should consider to bring:
BC and rigs for scuba, own masks,snorkel and fins, wetsuit i.e. all personal diving gear.
We supply the following:-
6x Big game Fishing rods with TLD 25 game reels on each boat with lures and line 50lb.
Our vessels include two tender boats, one supplied on each vessel.
1x Large Semi Rigid inflatable with a 15hp outboard engine
1x Inflatable 3,5m with a 5hp outboard engine.
All transfers are included in our rates. We collect you from the airport on your scheduled charter arrival date. Your booking name will be visible on your arrival, keep a look out for our skipper Brent Craig.
Destination Nosy Be’ Madagascar arrivals to be at Nosy Be’ Airport
Transfers of guests are with an air conditioned 9 seat mini van
Guests have some optional activities which they can do while on charter, however these additional activities are not included on our rates.
Madagascar – Nosy Be’:
Lyang Lyang Tour
Lemar Park Tour (Nosy Komba)
Mount Passon Tour (Nosy Be’)
Waterfall Mountain swim in the forest
4x4 Quad Bike Tour
All additional activities, bars, restaurants, etc. will be for the guest account as these are not included in the charter rates.
INCLUDED – standard on all charters
- Full use of Yacht
- Skipper and Crew
- Transfers to / from Yacht and Airport
- Full board accommodation.
- Breakfast, Lunch, and dinner.
- Tea and Coffee.
- Fishing rods, reels, line & lures x6 on each boat
- Diving Equipment - Dive Compressor – Air Only (No Nitrox) (Certified Divers Only)
- Diving Equipment - 12lt. Steel Dumpy Dive Cylinders, Weight Belts and Weights
- Night Dives (Certified Divers Only)
- Snorkelling and Equipment: Mask, Fins, and Snorkel – 6 sets
- Use of hard-motorized inflatable tender.
- Soft Drinks - 6 Cases Coke, 2 Cases Sprite, 4 Cases Bottled Water.
- Island visits.
- Fuel, water, and gas.
EXCLUDES – standard on all charters
- Flights, Visa’s and Travel Insurance
- Accommodation whilst not on-board.
- Personal Dive Gear – Wetsuits, Booties, Mask, Fins, BCD, and Regulators. \ DAN Insurance (Recommended)
- Additional Fishing Gear.
- Towels – guests to bring at least 2 towels each
- Alcohol. (This can be pre-ordered and paid for prior to departure. Additional alcohol and drinks carry a 25% handling fee on the purchase invoice for this service.. Please advise us well in advance.
- Gratuities for crew.
- Tours, bars, restaurants, additional