25 November 2016

Katsepy

The town of Katsepy is located right accross the Betsiboka river form Majunga in western Madagascar.The nearby forests of Atrema, north of Katsepy and below the lighthouse, offer  excellent opportunities for visitors to see the Mongoose Lemur (Eulemur mongoz) and the crowned Sifaka (Propithecus coronatus).

This area is readily accessible by ferry (twice daily) or speedboat from Majunga.

A visit to Katsepy requires two days and a one night stay, can be arranged from Majunga, and it is the only easiest accessible place to see the critically dangered.