Island excursions

From Villa Nautilus, you can visit the small islands north of Nosy Komba but also all the islands in the bay of Nosy Be, including Tanikely, Sakatia, Iranja…

Scuba diving

We organise scuba dives for beginners and advanced divers. Departures to the dive sites are by boat from the villa.

We also offer humpback whale and whale shark watching tours. More information: Whale watching in Nosy Be.


We offer catamaran cruises from the north to Nosy Hara to the south in the Radama archipelago. The boats are equipped for scuba diving.

More information on the Ulysse Explorer website.


Local crafts

The village of Ampangorina has several shops selling local handicrafts, including the famous openwork tablecloths, wood carvings and many other souvenirs.

Walking tours

A guide can take you to the island’s heights, villages, plantations and panoramic views. It is also possible to visit the Lokob√© reserve which is located in Nosy Be, opposite the villa.

Activities in Nosy Be

We organize tours to discover the most important places of Nosy Be: the seaside resorts, the lakes, Mount Passot, the northern beaches, the ylang-ylang plantations, the distilleries and Hell Ville and its markets.

Visits can be made on a daily basis or over several days. Our house Les Terrasses d’Ulysse offers flats in the centre of Hell Ville.