BEING THE FOURTH LARGEST ISLAND IN THE EARTH, AND LOCATED BETWEEN MOZAMBIQUE CHANNEL AND THE INDIAN OCEAN, MADAGASCAR HAS A UNIQUE BIODIVERSITY, CULTURE AND STUNNING LANDSCAPES. DIVIDED IN 5 PARTS, EACH HAS ITS OWN SPECIFICITY TO EXPLORE FROM ITS HIGHLANDS TO ITS MAGNIFICENT RAINFORESTS, OPEN SAVANNAH, LIMESTONE PINNACLE FORESTS AND TROPICAL AREA. MADAGASCAR IS THE HOME OF MANY EXOTIC SPECIES LIKE LEMURS AND ENDEMIC PLANTS OF WHICH YOU WILL GET THE CHANCE TO SEE AND ENJOY THEIR BEAUTY. MANY ACTIVITIES ARE ALSO POSSIBLE THROUGH THE LANDS AND IN THE SEAS WHICH MAKE MADAGASCAR MORE MAGNIFICENT.
ANTANANARIVO - ANTSIRABE
(170 Kms - 03 hours of drive)
After breakfast, you’ll take the road to Antsirabe. The landscape will alternate terraced rice fields with mountains. Have the opportunity to discover the local handmade crafting such as raphia palm, banana barks and grass at Iharanandriana hills. Upon your arrival to Antsirabe, leave the city center for a small excursion to the lakes. The first lake is Andraikiba Lake. During this stop, you’ll have a walk with a local guide who will tell you about the myths and history surrounding this place. You can also visit the small market around there. Then continue to Tritriva Lake. The lake itself it’s a crater, where you’ll have a tour to see the lake from different perspectives and a local guide will tell you the story about the sad legend of the two lovers who came there to commit suicide. After the visit, drive back to your hotel.
Overnight at Plumeria Hotel or similar.
RANOMAFANA NATIONAL PARK
(visit 03 hours of walking)
Start the day with a hike in the rainforest of Ranomafana, passing over a little bridge, discover the lemurs such as the Golden Bamboo Lemurs, Greater Bamboo Lemurs and Sifaka. You won’t miss other fauna such as reptiles and wide variety of birds, and flora like orchids and medicinal plants. You will pass by the lookout in the middle of the park from where you can have a breathtaking view over the treetops. Way back to your hotel when the visit is finished.
Dinner & night at Setam Lodge or similar.
ISALO NATIONAL PARKS
(Visit 4 Hours)
Ranohira is famous by the uniform rock formation of the Isalo National Park. After breakfast, visit the park. From canyons, natural sculpted buttes, vast savannah to tapia forest, you’ll be surprised by the landscape’s diversity in such an arid place. Lemurs such as the red-fronted brown lemur and the catta lemur can be seen there, as well as some birds and reptiles species. The flora is generally composed by dry vegetation such as the pachypodium which looks like a small baobab, and other greasy plants. The natural swimming pool may delight you before going back to the hotel.
Overnight at Hotel le Jardin du Roy or similar.
IMMERSION AT THE MIKEA FOREST
Visit of the traditional fishermen Vezo village is on the program, then discover the fauna and flora in the heart of the Mikea forest and immersion in the world of this mythical people. We guarantee you a memorable day out of the ordinary.
Picnic lunch personalized on this picturesque site.
Way back to the Mikea Lodge for dinner and overnight.
ANDRAVONA - BAIE DES ASSASSINS
Start of the catamaran cruise after breakfast, heading to the Bay of Assassins. Lunch on board and then departure for a breathtaking visit in the Baobab forest.
Dinner and night at Chez Pierrot Guesthouse, you can as well sleep on the Catamaran.
MOROMBE - TULEAR
If you wake up early, admire the sunrise with the regatta Vezo canoes that go fishing, a show that reflects the daily life of this population that lives mainly from fishing. We will take the all-terrain vehicle across a sandy track before returning to the main road. Lunch break in the middle of a Baobab forest to admire these species with extraordinary shapes and sizes. Arrival to Tulear in the afternoon.
Overnight at Moringa hotel or Similar
TULEAR - LA REUNION
Take time to relax before you transfer to the airport . Departure for your homeland is at 12h45.
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