Are you looking for the best highlight of Madagascar but do not have enough time to explore the big Island? The East and West of Madagascar Tour is made for you.

TOUR DESTINATION

TANA, ANDASIBE, ANTSIRABE-MORONDAVA-KIRINDY-MORONDAVA-TANA

These 8 days tour of East and West of Madagascar are made for you to visit the rainforest of Andasibe located 135 Km East of Antananarivo where the largest living lemur called indri indri leap from tree to trees and sing a haunting song.

You will finish the tour to the West of the capital, in Morondava, following the visit of the dry deciduous forest of Kirindy home of the famous lemurs’ predator called fossa ; the biggest carnivorous and cat-like of Madagascar and the most stunning and photographed avenue of baobab for an amazing sunset photos.

DAY1: ANTANANARIVO or TANA

Arrival at the international airport of Madagascar, we will meet and welcome you at the airport of Antananarivo and will transfer you to your hotel. You will be briefed on your Madagascar guide at the comfort of your hotel. Overnight at your hotel on bed and breakfast basis.

  • Chalet de Rose
  • Sakamanga
  • La Ribaudiere
  • La Villette hotel
Queen' s Palace
Queen’ s Palace Antananarivo

Day2: TANA-ANDASIBE

We will meet you at your hotel after breakfast with your driver and then proceed along the RN2 to the east of Tana. We will stop at Pereyras Reptile Reserve to spot reptiles endemic of Madagascar.

This is a great opportunity to get up close and personal with these amazing animals!! Lunch in Moramanga after a further 40km of driving. Arrival in Andasibe late in the afternoon. Settle in the hotel.

Possibility to go at a night walk to spot the nocturnal lemurs known as the smallest of the lemurs in the world. Overnight at your hotel on bed and breakfast basis.

  • Grace Lodge
  • Feon’ny Ala
Lemurs of Andasibe
Lemurs of Andasibe

DAY 3: ANDASIBE NP

Andasibe-Analamazaotra national park is surely one of the most rewarding. Frogs, reptiles and birds abound. However, on top of the bill is the indri, the largest of all living lemurs.

These creatures sing a haunting song (reminiscent of whale song), which carries for miles across the forest. Afternoon visit of Vakoana Reserve known as the island of lemurs where you will get close to lemurs. Overnight at your hotel on bed and breakfast basis.

  • Grace Lodge
  • Feon’ny Ala
National Park of Andasibe
Andasibe’s National Park

DAY4: ANDASIBE-ANTSIRABE

Meet your driver and guide after breakfast and then continue to Antsirabe. Stop at Ambatolampy for a visit of a workshop working on recycled aluminum, a good example of Malagasy know-how and handicraft skills. Continue to Antsirabe; check in at the hotel upon arrival.

Antsirabe is a thermal town also famous for the handicraft workshops. City tour to discover this former colonial town and its workshops.

You can also go a little out of the city to the countryside to see its in-depth local life and markets. Overnight at your hotel on bed and breakfast basis.

  • Les Chambres du Voyageur
  • La Residence Camelia
Antsirabe's Town
Antsirabe

DAY5: ANTSIRABE-MORONDAVA

You will have a long drive to Morondava via the Baobabs Avenue. You will stop at this beautiful baobab avenue for photos.

This natural avenue of imposing Grandidier’s baobabs is one of Madagascar’s must-see sights. It is located some 45 minutes from Morondava.

This is on the dusty track to Kirindy Reserve, Baobab Alley is best visited around sunrise or sunset. This is because the softer lighting brings out the red tones of the tree trunks and makes for a splendid photo opportunity.

Transfer to Morondava late in the evening after sunset photos at the avenue of baobab. Overnight at your hotel on bed and breakfast basis.

  • Chez Maggie
  • Laguna Beach
Baobab
Allée des Baobab

DAY6: MORONDAVA-KIRINDY-MORONDAVA

You will drive to Kirindy located 50 Km North of Morondava. You will make a morning visit of Kirindy private reserve.

Kirindy is the best place in the whole island to observe FOSSA (The biggest carnivorous and cat-like of Madagascar) It is also home to seven species of lemur.

The most common are the common brown lemurs and the Verreaux’s sifakas. These long -legged, seven-pound lemurs, white with dark patches, leap among tree trunks high in the canopy, propelled by their powerful hind legs but continually maintaining an upright posture. The remaining species are nocturnal.

The rare Coquerel’s giant mouse lemur and pygmy mouse-lemur, fork-crowned lemur, Gray mouse lemur, western fat-tailed dwarf lemur and red-tailed sportive lemur.

Several bats, tenrecs, mongooses and rodents complete the mammal population. 40 bird, 50 reptile and 15 amphibian species are also found in this magnificent forest. After the

visit, drive back to Morondava following another sunset photos at the avenue of baobab.

Overnight at your hotel on bed and breakfast basis.

  • Chez Maggie
  • Laguna Beach
Fossa Madagascar
Fossa

DAY7:       MORONDAVA-TANA

We will offer a visit of the fishermen village of Betania in the morning then transfer to the airport of Morondava following your flight schedule to fly to Tana. Meet with your driver then transfer to your hotel. Overnight at your hotel on bed and breakfast basis.

  • Chalet de Rose
  • Sakamanga
  • La Ribaudiere

DAY8: INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT TRANSFER

Before we transfer you to the international airport of Tana, we will offer a free city tour depending your time. This can be the visit of the Lemur’s Park located 23 Km West of Tana or the Queen’s Palace located at 18 Km North of Tana following the shopping time at La Route Digue on the way to the airport. End of our services.

Pricing
2 to 5 People1180 Euro per Person
6 to 9 People 980 Euro per Person
10 and more People 830 Euro per Person

Included

The East and West of Madagascar Tour:
  • Land transportation and fuel
  • Driver+ his food and accommodations
  • Escort of an English speaking tour guide during the tour
  • Accommodation listed on the tour program in a bed and breakfast basis
  • All parks and private reserve fees
  • Local guide fees
  • Airport transfer
  • Night walk at Andasibe NP
  • Domestic ticket flight (MOQ-TNR)

Excluded

  • Your food and drink
  • Personal spending money
  • Tips

Dou you want to have an unforgettable moment around a red sunset in the wildlife of the Baobab alley?

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