Where land, water and sky beckon with adventure
The sun dips below the horizon, casting a warm, golden glow over the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean. There’s a gentle breeze in the air, and the scent of saltwater and tropical blooms dance around us. On our private island, summer never ends — it’s a paradise where the days stretch endlessly, and adventure awaits around every corner. From forest to reef, enjoy reading on as we share a peek into this blissful season for guests visiting Miavana be it exploring the island by quad bike, private beach picnics, helicopter excursions and catch-and-release fishing.
Miavana’s adventures are enticing, providing a chance to delve into lush landscapes and encounter the island’s unique wildlife. Summer is comprised of balmy days, where turtles start making an appearance, sunsets are sublime, and the island gives you the space to ignite your senses as you soak up the serenity of this untouched paradise.
Quad biking: Miavana is 5km long by 2km wide, with 10 square kilometres of land to explore. Hop on a quad bike (ATV) and explore the island from top to toe. There are also plenty of paths to cover on foot, by bicycle or on your private island buggy.
Guided nature walks: As you explore these paths, the songs of exotic birds and the fragrance of tropical blooms surround you. Meet Miavana’s family of endangered Crowned Lemurs, and discover the world’s smallest and largest chameleons, unique birds, reptiles, insects and flora found nowhere else in the world.
Private beach picnics: The perfect blend of luxury and adventure, our team go the extra mile when it comes to immersive experiences and our castaway picnics are nothing short of incredible with the entire beach to yourself.
Sunsets from the Lighthouse: Offering spectacular 360-degree views across the archipelago to the mountains on Madagascar’s mainland, the Lighthouse is a must-visit at sunset.
Soak up the sunshine: Experience the ultimate in relaxation while sipping on a delicious drink as our Madagascan Vanilla + Lemon Martini, soaking up the sun from our infinity pool overlooking the horizon or the private pool at your villa.
A delightful drink blending tropical flavours always enjoyed by guests visiting Miavana, we invite you to join in the spirit of summer wherever you are in the world with our Madagascan-inspired Martini recipe.
The entire island is your spa: Rejuvenate on our shores with spa treatments by our wellness therapists anywhere on Miavana that resonates with you. With nothing but the sound of the ocean, the rustling of leaves in the faint sea breeze, and the smells of Madagascan botanicals, this is the perfect opportunity to fully reset your body, mind, and soul.
Catch-and-release fishing: Miavana’s surrounding waters are a haven for anglers. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or a novice, the Indian Ocean promises an abundance of fish, from thrilling game fish like marlin and sailfish to the delectable snapper and grouper. Set sail for an unforgettable day of casting lines and reeling in your catch. It’s not just about the sport; it’s about the connection to nature and the thrill of the catch, all set against the backdrop of the endless summer.
Snorkelling + scuba diving: If you seek to explore the underwater wonders, Miavana’s coral reefs, vibrant with marine life, are a snorkeler’s paradise. Diving enthusiasts can plunge into the ocean’s depths to discover a world of wonder beneath the water’s surface.
Paddleboard + kayaking: For those who prefer a leisurely pace, paddleboarding and kayaking offer a serene way to explore the tranquil lagoons and winding mangrove forests. As you glide through calm waters, keep an eye out for playful dolphins and inquisitive sea turtles.
Take to the skies: Several extraordinary national parks and unique attractions are just a short scenic flight away from Miavana. Follow the lead of our expert guides in search of unique Tsingy rock formations, caves, ancient baobabs, rare lemur species, and endemic birdlife. Read more about our helicopter excursions here.
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