Pangalanes channel parallel to the Indian Ocean, ranging from Tamatave to Farafangana, Manakara is on the way, so naturally that you do a boat ride on a portion of the channel. During this ride you will enjoy the landscape of the East Coast. Lunch will be picnic and the boatman guide knows the proper place where you can stop to take it.
In the afternoon, barely 200 km of good road with beautiful scenery to reach the Ranomafana National Park. You arrive for your accommodation and dinner at the hotel located in the center of the village of Ranomafana.