When to go
The southwest region is characterized by a dry climate with low precipitation. The best time to visit this park is from April to December.
How to get there
From Antananarivo you can fly with the National company, Air Madagascar, until Tuléar .You can also take the RN7 to Andranovory (70km before Tuléar). Follow the RN10, then take the Befaha junction. 102 km further, a crossroad will take you to Beheloke, and then to Efoetse, the gateway to the park. It is also possible to reach Tsimanampesotse by sea, from Anakao.
Where to stay
Book your rooms at Ankasy Lodge, Salary Bay or at Cécile. You can make a detour to St. Augustin and stay at Bakuba Lodge or Hotel Vahombe. In Anakao at Atlantis Hotel or Longo Vezo. Hotel Safari Vezo, Mikea Lodge, Anakao Ocean Lodge Hotel and Prince Anakao Hotel are also recommended.
Where to eat
When visiting Tsimanampesotse National Park, bring a picnic basket. Then after a rewarding and enjoyable trip, order your meal at your hotel restaurant.
What to see
Enjoy leisure time in the fishing village of Ambola! Anakao, Ifaty and Mangily are other seaside sites worth exploring.