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Nature, wildlife and environment

Attend a nesting turtles: where, how?

Many sea turtles - green turtles, and fewer, hawksbill turtles - inhabiting the lagoon of Mayotte. Observed under water - without ever touching and standing at a distance - is exhilarating, to see them respond, with some very precise rules, is moving.

How to reach the islands on a beach or difficult to access?

Islands and deserted beaches inaccessible by foot, yet many heavenly Mayotte. Go to their discovery and play them the Robinson respecting wildlife and flora.

How to see the whales?

Humpback whales and their calves, just born, laze and frolic in the lagoon July to October , each year. Enjoy your stay in Mayotte to start their meeting.