When to go
The average temperature is 25°C to 30°C. The kitesurfing season is between April and November, the ideal time for a stay in Diego.
How to get there
Travel to Diego-Suarez by Air Madagascar/ Tsaradia flight or by land (1200km from the capital). Then, pass through the village of Ramena and follow the coastal road. The next fork leads to the Three Bays.
Where to stay
Hotels welcome tourists on Sakalava Bay; you can book at Kite Paradise Madagascar, Mantasaly Ecolodge or Royal Sakalava. In Diego, Hotel Allamanda and Le Grand Hôtel are the most recommended.
Where to eat
You can eat in the restaurant of your hotel both on Sakalava Bay and in Diego. Another option is to try the tables of the restaurants located in Ramena.
What to see
Diego-Suarez, Madagascar's second largest commercial port and the capital of the north, contains treasures to discover: the Windsor Castle monolith, the mysterious Nosy Lojo or Sugar Loaf or the French Mountain Reserve (Nosy Ravo). Nature lovers can visit the Ankarana Reserve or Tsingy Rouge Park. In July, turtle egg-laying in Baie des Dunes can be observed from a distance. In the same region, a visit to Maromokotro, Madagascar's highest peak, is a must.