The wonder of the south Madagascar – 10 days/09 nights

  • 16th June – 25th June
  • 05th July – 14th July
  • 19th July – 28th July
  • 09th August – 18th August
  • 22th August – 31st August
  • 12th September – 21st September
  • 02nd October – 11st October
  • 04th November – 13rd November
  • 02nd December – 11st December

Price per person without guide

Number of pax

4

6

Rate

816 €

730 €

 Price per person with guide during the whole stay

Number of pax

4

6

Rate

906.€

782 €

Rates inclusive of

  1. Assistance with arrival and departure procedures
  2. Hotel accommodation in double or twin room
  3. Meals as indicated in hotels selected (Half board: breakfast and dinner)
  4. Transportation with a private 4×4 car and driver
  5. The fuel during the whole
  6. Sightseeing transfers
  7. All entrance fees, taxes and fees of local guides.
  8. Pick-up and return to airport in Antananarivo
  9. 1l bottle of water per day per person

Not included

  1. International flight and domestic flight
  2. Drinks, lunch, tips, Personal expenses
  3. Comprehensive insurance: luggage – medical evacuation – repatriation

Hotels

Place

Hotel

Accommodation

ANTANANARIVO

IC HOTEL

Half board

ANTSIRABE

ROYAL PALACE HOTEL

Half board

RANOMAFANA

SETAM LODGE

Half board

RANOHIRA

MOTEL DE L’ISALO

Half board

IFATY

HOTEL SOLIDAIRE

Half board

 

DAY 1: ARRIVING ANTANANARIVO:

Arrival in Ivato International airport, meet and greet with a guide then transfer to your hotel IC hotel or similar

 

DAY 2: ANTANANARIVO – ANTSIRABE

Departure to Antsirabe, the water city of Madagascar. Crossed by the typical landscape road of the highlands strewed with rice fields and traditional houses. Visit of a forging workshop (cooking pots) and confectionery of “bonbon gasy” (local treats) in Ambatolampy. Continuation to Antsirabe and visit the stonecutter, city tour by rickshaw.  Overnight at Royal palace hotel or similar

 

DAY 3: ANTSIRABE – RANOMAFANA

Road trip to Ambositra, discover the zafimaniry art and some of the finest marquetry craftsmanship. Showroom visit and light souvenir shopping. Arrival in Ranomafana, a city on the East coast of Madagascar towards the end of the day. Possibility of a night visit of the Ranomafana National Park to observe lemurs, butterflies… Overnight at Setam lodge or similar.

 

DAY 4: RANOMAFANA NATIONAL PARK

A whole day dedicate for visit of Ranomafana National Park to search different species of lemurs such as Hapalemur aureus, Eulemur fulvus rufus, birds like Pitta -like Ground Roller, Rufous-headed Ground Roller, Madagascar serpent eagle, Yellow-browed oxylabes, butterflies, frog, rich vegetation and epiphytes, waterfalls…. Overnight at Setam lodge or similar

 

DAY 5: RANOMAFANA – RANOHIRA

Breakfast and direction to great south of Madagascar. First stop is in Ambalavao, visit of an Anteimoro paper manufacturing workshop which the region is renowned for, and zebu market (preferably on a Wednesday). After lunch, continuation to Anjà park. An private reserve managed by local community. Anjà is the most place to see lemur catta, plants such as pachypodium with the surprenable panoramic view.

Resumption of the road after the visit of Anjà park. Passage by “la porte du Sud de Madagascar” and the vast plateau of Ihorombe. Towards the end of the afternoon, sunset in the window of Isalo where you will have the opportunity to find famous birds Merle Rouge de Benson.

Overnight at motel de l’Isalo or similar

 

DAY 6: RANOHIRA

Day 6 is dedicated to visit of the Isalo National Park: canyon and waterfall, natural swiming pool…

Overnight at motel de l’Isalo or similar

 

DAY 7: RANOHIRA –  IFATY

In the afternoon, departure to Ifaty, a beautiful sea resort in the South of Madagascar. Passage in Ilakaka, city renamed by the precious stone sapphire. Visit of the showroom COLORLINE turns out useful. All along the road, you will have the opportunity to observe landscape of southern baobabs scenery, shrubs, small towns, Mahafaly tombs with multicoloured decorations and surmount with Alaoalo, set of the sculptured pieces of wood.

Overnight at hotel Solidaire or similar

 

DAY 8 : IFATY 

Relax day at Ifaty beach.

 

DAY 9 : IFATY – ANTANANARIVO

Trasnfer at Tuléar airport and flight to Antananarivo.

According the flight schedule, city tour of Antananarivo and visit the royal palace of Ambohimanga classified World Heritage by UNESCO in 2001. Towards the end of the afternoon, purchase souvenir at Digue craft market.

Overnight at IC hotel or similar

 

DAY 10: ANTANANARIVO- INTERNATIONAL FLIGHT

Transfer at Ivato international airport and outbond flight to Europe/Asie/America

The wonder of the south Madagascar – 10 days/09 nights en photo