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Les Baleines Rand'eau

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Madirokely, Nosy Be 207, Madagascar
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Professional but poor customer orientation and organization / laziness

I write this with mixed feelings : Organization is bad - if you take a group for snorkeling you... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2017
Elizur
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Kfar-Saba , Israel
Incredible second time with Les Baleines Rand’eau: whale sharks and dolphins!

I have watched, and snorkeled with, whale sharks with Les Baleines Rand’eau last year and it was an... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2017
Maria_the_Snorkeler
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Moscow, Russia
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Humpback Whale watching and dolphin, swim with whale sharks and green turtles!Day trips with lunch on a small island paradise (Nosy Sakatia)!We also arrange snorkeling trips, Palme Mask Snorkel framed to discover turtles, tropical fish and beautiful reef Nosy Be!
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Madirokely, Nosy Be 207, Madagascar
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Reviewed 16 December 2017

I write this with mixed feelings : Organization is bad - if you take a group for snorkeling you should make sure EVERYONE has a mask - even those who wear glasses ! You have a folding roof , use it so your customers will...More

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Reviewed 27 November 2017

I have watched, and snorkeled with, whale sharks with Les Baleines Rand’eau last year and it was an unforgettable experience for me, particularly as on previous two days I tried twice with two other companies and both of these attempts were unsuccessful. I was so...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

This company is the best example of service, experience and an infectious passion for the sea. Staff locate marine life with expert eyes, support and contribute to research on whale sharks, and support local communities in a sustainable approach to leisure. I spent five mornings...More

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Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

We did the "full Monty" cruise of whale shark swimming, humpback watching and the island lunch extravaganza. As everyone else reported it was great; but they a fail to mention the 3+ hours of boat time getting to the island and the return trip to...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We have been on a whale, whale shark and sea turtle tour under the blazing inspiring leadership of Captain Sparrow Black Sparrow. WOW what an experience. Seen humpback whales and 6 different whale sharks from which we swim with 5 of them. Also very good...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

I am a woman, traveling with my 10 year old son. I tend to research the places we go quite extensively and I found Les Baleines Rand'eau online months before leaving. From my first inquiring email to our final drop-off, Tanguy and Arthur were prompt,...More

1  Thank carineb1234
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

I went with a group of 9 friends with Baleines Rand'eau to Nosy Iranja for the weekend. Without sounding like I am exaggerating (which I am not) it was one of the best weekends of my life. We saw an enormous pod of spinner dolphins...More

1  Thank EllaShadow
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Reviewed 21 July 2017

In late June, me and my boyfriend travelled to Nosy Be to experience the marine life Madagascar has to offer. As it was our first trip to this gorgeous country we thankfully found LBR online, and booked a week long excursion with them before arriving,...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

This trip was without doubt the shining highlight of my recent visit to Nosy Be. Our guide was Tongi and he was friendly, knowledgable and appeared to have a good relationship with the team who made us so welcome on Nosy Iranja. We met the...More

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Reviewed 28 December 2016

I wish there were grades higher than 5 to rank Les Baleines Rand'eau. I would give them 6 or 7 if I could. I embarked on a trip with Baleines Rand’eau after two days spent with two other companies in two failed attempts to find...More

2  Thank Maria_the_Snorkeler
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Paulina S
5 June 2018|
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Response from LaBaleineMalgache | Property representative |
Hi Paulina, No problem, we can take beginners on our snorkeling trips! Regarding the whale watching, please note that humpback whales are around Nosy Be from August until september/october. Would it be possible to send us... More
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Crystal248
2 January 2018|
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Response from LaBaleineMalgache | Property representative |
Hello, I am Tanguy, honor of Les Baleines Randeau. Thanks for your message. We have english speacking guide on board ! Our website it's also in English. Hope to see you in Nosy Be to show you the incredible marine... More
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