Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park is a national park located in Melaky Region, northwest Madagascar. This Madagascar national park centers on two geological formations: the Great Tsingy and the Little Tsingy. Together with the adjacent Tsingy de Bemaraha Strict Nature Reserve, the National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park is located in the northwest of the island in the remote Melaky region. This park covers some 579 square miles (1,500 square kilometers). Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park is dominated by two incredible karstic plateaus known as Great Tsingy and Little Tsingy.

Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park

These plateaus are interspersed with areas of dry deciduous forest, savannah, lakes and mangroves, creating an astounding variety of different habitats for the park’s flora and fauna to thrive in.

Because of its uniqueness, Tsingy de Bemaraha was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1990.

Activities in Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park

 There are several activities for those on Tsingy de Bemaraha tour. Below is a list of things to do in Madagascar when on tour to Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park. The activities to be done on Madagascar tour safari in Tsingy National park and include the following:

Hiking in the Tsingy

The landscape that is found in the Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park is gives those on Madagascar tour a field trip when it comes to hiking. There are several routes and hiking trails that you can use for trekking.

Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park

You need to be extremely ready for the trek before setting out. The first trekking crew normally sets out in the morning. The second goes in at around midday and they always have a limited number of people. This is to avoid congestion especially when it comes to hiking. The two trek trails that can be used when it comes to trekking include the following:

The Andamozavaky

The Andamozavaky is one of the trek routes that can be used in the Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park. This route gives you the perfect view of the stony pinnacles that are found in the area. It goes through the forest and you emerge in the center of the various pinnacle and remember to carry drinking water while on this trail.

The Manambolo gorge trail

The second trek trail in Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park is the Ranotsara. This leads you out of the forest to the great view of the various limestone rocks that are found in the area. In order for one to use this route you will need a canoe which will lead you past the gorge and other interesting things to see.

Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park

Visit the locals

Just like any other city in Madagascar, the Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park is surrounded by different ethnic groups. There are many people living there and a visit to the place will give you a chance to get to know the different cultures and customs that are practiced in the area.

They have a lot of cultural things that you can buy as souvenirs and also get to taste the delicious meals that are prepared by the locals.

How to get to Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park

You can a hired personalized car or book your safari Tsingy de Bemaraha with us. We will help you with the transportation of either privately or with a group of other tourists.

The drive to the Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park will be extremely bumpy. This is because the presence of the bad roads all the way from the capital city to Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park.

You should be prepared for the road bumps and this might bring about a slight delay in your arrival to the Tsingy.

As much as getting to the Tsingy is bit hard, getting into the Tsingy National Park is harder due to the hard terrains that are found in the area. A tour guide will be there with you to make sure that you get to your destination safe and sound. This is to enable you enjoy your trip to the Tsingy de Bemaraha.

When to Go to Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park

The best times to visit Madagascar and enjoy the Tsingy de Bemaraha tour is from April to November during the dry season. The dry season is the best because during this time, the roads leading to the park are always dusty. They are a little bit passable as compared to the rainy season and note that the park is only open during the dry season.

Madagascar is known to have very bad roads and when it comes to the rainy season. The roads are nearly impassable due to the mud and floods. The rainy season also makes it hard for tourists to enjoy trekking and that is why it is always best to time to the dry season for your visit to the Tsingy.

Madagascar Tours to Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park

Tsingy De Bemaraha Tour

Tsingy de Bemaraha tour is a one-week route takes you to the west coast of Madagascar. The Madagascar tour goes between the coastal city of Morondava and Tsingy of Bemaraha.