- Encounters with locals
- Nature, Adventure & Sport
- Art & Culture
The Canal des Pangalanes is an important route for the transport of merchandise as well as supplies for the villagers living in cob houses on stilts that populate its banks.
To sail on it, you can try your luck getting on a scow at Tamatave. But, this is hardly a busy place and there are only two or three departures per week. Instead, I suggest you book a tour with one of the agencies that offer excursions to Mananjary.
This is the ideal opportunity to discover the aquatic flora and fauna, the lagoons of a thousand legends, mangroves... The never-ending ballet of canoes and bush-taxi boats are as many potential encounters.