Program ( 08 DAYS / 07 NIGHTS )
ABROAD - ANTANANARIVO
Assistance and transfer to the hotel. Free dinner. Overnight at the hotel.
ANTANANARIVO – ANTSIRABE (167 Km)
After an early breakfast, drive directly to Perinet for visiting the rainy forest of Analamazaotra to find Lemurs, especially the « INDRI INDRI » the biggest one of its, at about 70 cm, the « Eulemur fulvus », many species of orchids and endemics flora as “Traveller’s tree” or Ravinala. After lunch, visit of the private park of Vakona where you can see lemurs, birds, chameleons and others reptiles. In the end of the afternoon, nocturnal visit of the park to discover the little Chameleon of Madagascar named "Brookesia minima" and also the little Lemur "Microcebus murinus" and others fauna. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
PERINET - MANAMBATO (100 Km) – ANKANIN’NY NOFY
Breakfast, drive to Manambato. On the way, you will see many stands of tropical fruits. Transfer by boat from Manambato, by crossing sacred lakes, to Ankanin’ny Nofy. Lunch at the hotel. Visit of “Palmarium private reserve” to see Lemurs as Sifaka, Indri, … endemic reptiles, frogs, orchids.… and “Nepenthes” or carnivorous plants. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
ANKANIN’NY NOFY - TAMATAVE
After breakfast, transfer by boat to Tamatave for around 3 hours, through the Pangalane’s channel. After lunch, city tour in Tamatave, to see colonial architecture, market, rickshaw called “pousse pousse” the principal mean of public transport. And then, visit of the zoological park of Ivoloina to see more than 100 free-ranging lemurs of 10 species, tortoises, chameleons, tenrecs, ..., botanical trails, dugout canoe tours. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
TAMATAVE – SAINTE MARIE
Breakfast and drive to Soanierana Ivongo (about 4 hours), the fluvial port, for the transfer by speedboat to Sainte Marie island (01 hour) the whales island, where you probably see whales on July to September. This island is also known for its white sand, lagoon, blue sea. Transfer by car to the hotel. Free lunch. Afternoon relax in Sainte Marie. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Breakfast. Full day at leisure. Possibility of excursion (in your charge). Excursion by boat or dugout canoe of “Ile aux Nattes” in the extreme South, a huge lagoon coralline ideal for snorkelling and for nice diving. Visit of the capital Ambodifototra, church of Santa Maria, built in 1859, was the first church of Madagascar, and the port of Barachois. The Ilot Madame: The digue which link Ambodifototra to Belle View and the pirates’ tomb of situated in the extreme meridian of the digue. North Circuit: sacred piscine WHALES Safari (June to September) Sainte Marie is a hotspot for humpback whale, the area of reproduction. Most of them follow the regular migration route, leave the Antarctic at the end of April and arrive at the beginning of July. They return in September. Half board at the hotel.
SAINTE MARIE - ANTANANARIVO
Breakfast at hotel. Stay at leisure (depends on flight schedule). Free lunch. Transfer to the airport to fly to Antananarivo. On arrival, transfer to the hotel. Visit of the biggest handicraft market at the Digue and city tour in Antananarivo (depends on flight schedule) Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
ANTANANARIVO - ABROAD
Breakfast and transfer to the airport to fly to abroad.
* SEASON : avalaible all year.
- Accommodation on full board, excepted the dinner on Day 1
- Hotels taxes, stay taxes
- Domestic flights
- All transfers airport – hotel – airport
- All transports by boat and by car with driver
- Fuel during the tour
- Excursions mentioned in the tour
- Entrance fees in national parks
- Local guide in parks
- International flights
- Dinner on Day 1
- Lunch on Day 5, Day 6, Day 7
- Excursion non mentioned
- Drinks, tips and personal items (phone, laundry, …)
- Other services non mentioned in services included
- Repatriation in case of accident