Lac Tritriva, Antsirabe

4.3
#1 of 6 in Nature in Antananarivo Province
Must see · Water Body · Nature / Park
Explore on and around the emerald waters of Lac Tritriva, a small volcanic lake in a region known for hot springs. Vertical gneiss cliffs topped with lush vegetation surround the caldera lake, which, resembling the ridged back of a chameleon, is said to be some 80 m (262 ft) deep. See two interwoven trees at the lakeside, believed to be the souls of a young star-crossed couple who drowned themselves here. A scenic hike around the lake usually takes some 45 minutes; alternatively, take an inflatable boat trip to explore the cliffs and enjoy the view from the water. Use our Antsirabe trip itinerary builder site to arrange your visit to Lac Tritriva and other attractions in Antsirabe.
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  • Beautiful easy hike, the lake has beautiful colour, it was clean and we were able to jump in and swim ! Local guide at the entrance. Cons : Local kids that surround you, getting to close to you.....  more »
  • Stunning view. It was worth to visit. Our guide was a lovely person. The road was bumpy. However, it was an interesting road trip for us from Antananarivo.  more »
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  • Awesome one's you get there it's about 30 minutes from Antiserabe but the road is very dusty and will shake you through.
  • Small hike to get there. Place is magical. Get ready for some loud kids selling souvenirs!
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