Day 8: Ranomafana –Bike tour to Sahambavy

We cycle the first km mostly uphill to Andovaka. Then we leave the tarmac and we continue off

road. During the trip we see locals selling piles of sand, gained from the nearby river as well as

women weaving baskets. On a good gravel road we reach our hotel right in the centre of a tea

growing area; tea plantation covering 400ha.

Overnight: Hotel
Km of cycling: 70 Kilometer
Difficulty:
12 kilometer climbs in the first route, many turns, track and asphalt road
Type and conditions of trails: National road until the junction,
stony track between the junction to the hotel