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Simple serenity

We loved our stay at Sakatia Lodge - basic but beautiful. The highlight of this small lodge is the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
tinkeringOtheworld
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Johannesburg, South Africa
Great snorkeling!

Wonderful snorkeling spot. Janine from our hotel, Le Grand Bleu, organized this excursion to Nosy... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mariamala
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Porto Alegre, RS
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We loved our stay at Sakatia Lodge - basic but beautiful. The highlight of this small lodge is the wonderful staff - friendly engaging and helpful - and never without a smile! Our adult family of 5 loved the diving - esp with turtles -...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful snorkeling spot. Janine from our hotel, Le Grand Bleu, organized this excursion to Nosy Sakatia, and it was the best! We could snorkel for 1 hour and we were the only ones in the sea! There is no fishes, but lots of huge turtles...More

Thank mariamala
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You must come here and swim with the turtles. They are enormous, they're everywhere. They'll allow you to swim along side them. The fish hang around as well, but really its more about the turtles. Definitely an experience worth having!

Thank Ashley A
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Wunderful small island with excellent snorkeling. Corals, fish, turtles, small beaches and with some nice hotels

1  Thank dangriga
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

This island offers great hiking scenery. It's green, has slippery slopes along the footpaths and it's amazing seeing the people who live there in seemingly the middle of nowhere. There are boat rides to go diving in the ocean or swimming with giant turtles. The...More

Thank Baiketli D
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Nice snorkeling at the reefs (not the best worldwide, but nice) and an astonishing visit to the sea grass field where dozens of turtles grazed.

Thank Petra E
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

I loved exploring this island on day trips. The coral here, near Alberto’s place on Danae Beach is FANTASTIC and not to be missed. Much better here than then were all the excursions go to Tankily island. The Turtles are to been seen in the...More

2  Thank Lyle F
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Went to Nosy Sakatia for a snorkelling trip, it was amazing! The waters were clear and the turtles were enormous! Got to see a large variety of fish and natural coral. The trip was organised Le Grand Bleu, the lunch was stunning. One point for...More

Thank aemilyg25
Reviewed 10 April 2018

A day well spent with our tour guide by our side. Justin (from Justin tourexcursion- justintourexcursion@gmail.com) was very professional, freindly and helpful. Most importantly, he was very organized. Collected us on time by the hotel with his driver. The boat was already waiting on arrival....More

Thank preciouss282
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Very very pleasant day trip. Kind manager took good care of us snorkeling was excellent! Lovely entertainment lounge area big bar very clean.

1  Thank MarieE1734
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