andringitra
ankarafantsika
ankarana
baie de baly
bemaraha
isalo
mantadia
marojejy
masoala
montagne ambre
ranomafana
tsimanampesotse
namoroko
 

ranomafana national park

ranomafana national park was named after the thermal springs with its admitted beneficial effects which in the past raised the region famous and attracted visitors to the place. ranomafana national park is an excellent mid-altitude and higher altitude montane rainforest. actually, the primary rainforest exists only in the core of the national park. main tourist zones adjacent to national road are of secondary growth, ranomafana forest has indeed been exploited for logging. dense areas of bamboos and introduced chinese guyava make wildlife spotting very easy in time of maturity of the fruits (april-may).

ranomafana national park is one of the best sites for wildlife in madagascar. lemurs are particularly rewarding with the golden bamboo lemur, red-bellied lemur, milne-edwards’s sifaka, brown mouse lemur. amongst carnivores, the fanaloka and the ring-tailed mongoose... in all, 115 species of birds, 90 species of butterflies, 98 species of amphibians, and 62 species of reptiles were described at ranomafana national park, one of the best park for bird watchers. night as well as diurnal walks are very much rewarding for wildlife.
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