Located on the Ampasindava Peninsula southwest of Nosy Be, Nosy Iranja offers important breeding beaches for nesting hawksbill turtles.
Ongoing conservation work to safeguard the future of the turtles takes place on the island.
The island becomes two – Iranja Komba and Iranga Kely – at high tide, and at low tide they are linked by a long white sandbank.
- Ideal for viewing: hawksbill turtle, humpback whale, green turtle, brown mantella
- Where: Antsiranana Province, Madagascar