Ranomafana, literaly “Hot water” is a Madagascar National Park where you will be reconnected to the Nature. It’s an opportunity to discover nature, but also an occasion to discover yourself. It offers you a full satisfaction. In fact, you will listen to the magic whispers of trees and the wind at this wonderful dense park forest. You will listen to the spectacular sound of the unique and diverse fauna there. This park will just offer you an eye-catching wildlife. You can feel the perfect refreshment inside the verdure. It is an exceptional moment where you cut with your city side, the routines and the daily stresses.
To get an idea of what we are talking about, let us tell you the specificity of the Park. It is mostly dense moist evergreen forests that cover almost the entire park with its Bamboo forest and its swamp where plant and animal species such as Pandanus, Varecia variegata variegate, Crayfish, Limnogale Mergulus choose as habitat. Ferns and hundreds of orchids are the rare plants identified. Chinese guava occupies more and more spaces with lemurs and frugivorous birds’ décor. As a matter of fact, the flora is so diverse that you can even have the luxury to explore tropical hardwoods including rosewood (Dalbergia sp), maka (Weinmania sp) and varongy (Mespilodaphne tapack).
Such great forest offers undoubtly an amazing fauna. Indeed, Fishes, insects, butterflies including 4 rare species, spiders, 6 endemic species of crustaceans, reptiles, amphibians, endemic birds are the nature diversity spotted there. Regarding animals of other kinds, we can see there these following animals which only exist in Madagascar: 26 species of lemurs, 7 species of carnivorous mammals and 20 species of insectivores, 07 species of bats including Myzopoda aurita.
A part from that, mother nature makes the park one of the place rich of watercourse. We count 25 in its interior as well as 3 rivers. We talked about “hot water” previously, the Park owes his name to its great thermal baths where you can swim and relax in the warm water. A real paradise of wonder and peace!