From Lemur kingdom to beach escape

Day 1: Arrive Antananarivo

Meet and assist upon arrival to the airport. Transfer to your hotel. According to flight schedule, could enjoy a sightseeing tour of the city. Overnight at RELAIS DES PLATEAUX.

Day 2: Antananarivo – Andasibe 140 Km

Breakfast. Route to Andasibe, stopover at Peyreras butterflies farm, an exotic breeding centre where you can observe many species of chameleons living in couple, diurnal and nocturnal butterflies, frogs, praying mantis, reptiles, bats and birds…

Continuation to Andasibe. Spend two nights in the heart of Andasibe forest. A guided night walk in the reserve to observe nocturnal lemurs. Overnight at VAKONA FOREST LODGE.

Day 3: Andasibe

A full day exploration of Analamazaotra reserve : situated in Central-eastern Madagascar, halfway the capital of Antananarivo and the east coast. The reserve consists of primary growth humid forest covered with lianas, moss, fern and more than hundred orchids species blooming between September and January. The reserve the biggest lemurs : Indri indri, aall the visitors within a mile of the park can hear the peculiar call of the indri very early in the morning until noon and again in the late afternoon. It lives in small groups and cannot survive in captivity. Analamazaotra has as well a vast biodiversity species including endemic and rarest species. Overnight at VAKONA FOREST LODGE.

Day 4 : Andasibe – Ankanin’ny Nofy

After breakfast, drive to Manambato where a boat is waiting for you for another experience ; transfer to Ankanin’ny Nofy through the Pangalanes channel. Overnight at PANGALANE JUNGLE NOFY.

Day 5 : Ankanin’ny Nofy

Full day for leisure, a wonderful spot at the shores of Lake Ampitabe along the Pangalanes Canal. Surrounded by forest, it faces a white sand beach. Swimming, canoeing, visit to a private lemurs reserve are some activities that could be organized with the hotel. Overnight.

Day 6 : Ankanin’ny Nofy – Tamatave

Boat transfer to Tamatave, Madagascar first harbor. City tour in the afternoon. Overnight at SUNNY HOTEL.

Day 7 : Tamatave – Sainte Marie

Breakfast. Transfer to the airport as per flight schedule. Flight to Sainte Marie, a real tropical paradise. Meet and assist upon arrival. Overnight at RIAKE RESORT.

Day 8 & 9 : Sainte Marie

Two days for leisure by the seaside. Many optional activities for those who wish to explore this beautiful island :
- Pirate cemetery
- Excursion in the suroundings island : îles aux Nattes, îlot Madame, la Crique, îles aux sables
- Whales observation from mid June to September
Accommodation at RIAKE RESORT.

Day 10 : Sainte Marie - Tana

Breakfast. According to flight schedule, transfer to the airport. Flight to Tana. Meet and assist. Transfer to a hotel near the airport.

Day 11 : Depart

Breakfast. Transfer to the airport and depart Tana for Europe.

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