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I can't stand how beautiful this beach is

I went here for an overnight camp with friends when I lived in Fort Dauphin. You have to charter a... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2016
London, United Kingdom
Stunning location

Wonderful beach, virtually deserted. Travelled there by motorboat and 4x4, enjoying great views en... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2016
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2 Nov 2016
“I can't stand how beautiful this beach is”
2 Oct 2016
“Stunning location”
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Reviewed 2 November 2016

I went here for an overnight camp with friends when I lived in Fort Dauphin. You have to charter a 4x4 and hire the driver for the time you are there, and pay for his meals etc. Also you have to bring your own food...More

Date of experience: November 2016
2  Thank EnglishTripHead
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Wonderful beach, virtually deserted. Travelled there by motorboat and 4x4, enjoying great views en route. Stayed at Camp Pirate, which was basic, but set in beautiful and exceptionally peaceful surroundings. Cyril, the chef provided by Camp Pirate, cooked us three fantastic meals. Would definitely recommend...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed 11 September 2016

This was my highlight of Fort Dauphin. I stayed at Pirate Camp with friends and it was such a great weekend. The food was amazing, and the beach was a 5 minute walk away - gorgeous and peaceful and not full of tourists. There is...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Duckie043
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

The trip to lokaro is very special and expensive but well worth the trip. We saw gorgeous views and beaches. The boat ride was very sweet. We did have rain and I would not recommend going when it's his bad weather or windy. It was...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank oodle1
Reviewed 7 August 2016

This beach is truly unbelievable. It is difficult to get to, but it is well worth it. The beach is normally deserted other than a few fishers. There is an island you can walk over to and snorkel around. I just can't describe how beautiful...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Nick L
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Just the most perfect beach and aspect. The tide comes in from both side nearly cutting off the island off the point. Camp Pirate is simple but clean and as others have said seafood can be bought from the locals at unbelievable prices...oysters, crabs, sea...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank sylviadove
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Lokaro beach is about one hours drive from the coastal town of Fort Dauphin , and a must visit when you are in the area. Back packers can walk from Fort Dauphin to Lokaro along Shipwreck beach , or a trip by pirogue can be...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Cas D
Reviewed 5 January 2015

Superb landscapes. Nothing bad. The hotel Croix du Sud owners proposed this excursion and organised it so well. Boat trip was safe. Dinner on their location was super.

Date of experience: December 2014
1  Thank Thierry L
Reviewed 2 December 2014

Lokaro beach is in the Lonely Planet as one of the top beaches in the world and i agree. Just bear in mind it is isolated and you at least need a 4x4 to get there. There are no amenities or anything available apart form...More

Date of experience: October 2014
4  Thank anubis2014
Reviewed 17 September 2014

some local bungalows are not very suitable to stay, be careful if you are planning to stay there. xxxxx xxxx xxxxxx xxxx xxxx

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank Gonca G
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