Antananarivo – Andasibe – Manambato – Mahambo – Sainte Marie – Antananarivo
With this tour you will discover East of the red island, you will go first to Andasibe, a small village
about 160 km from the capital to observe the largest lemur “indri”. Then you will continue to
Palmarium, transfer with boat on the pangalanes channel. Then you go to Sainte Marie, a small island with beautiful beach.
Day 1: Transfer Ivato – Hotel
Upon arrival at the airport, iChtus Tour Team will lead you to your hotel in the capital.
Day 2: Antananarivo – Andasibe
After a good night’s sleep, head to Andasibe. En route, you will have the opportunity to visit the reserve Peyrieras to observe chameleons, reptiles, frogs, moths, butterflies, insects…
In the evening, night walk around the park to see lemurs and other nocturnal animals
Day 3: Andasibe
After breakfast, you will visit the Analamazaotra National Park to observe the lemurs, especially the Indri, a lemuriform primate species belonging to the Indriidae family. The biggest living lemur in the world. There are also mouse lemurs, hairy-eared dwarf lemurs, dwarf lemurs, aye-aye, common brown lemurs, gray gentle lemur, and small-toothed sportive lemurs.
In the early afternoon, you will visit the lemur islands, a private reserve “Vakona” about 15km from the national park.
Day 4: Andasibe – Manambato - Palmarium
You continue the trip on the national road 2 and reach Manambato, a small village near a huge Lake « Rasoabe » where a boat will be waiting for you to take you to Palmarium, it takes around one hour to get there
Day 5 : Palmarium
After breakfast, visit of the private park of Palmarium, this is the best place for people who needs to relax, Palmarium is both a huge hotel and a private reserve where you can meet different kind of lemurs.
Day 6 : Palmarium – Manambato – Mahambo
After breakfast, you will continue to Mahambo, a Malagasy rural commune located in the North East of Palmarium. You will spend one night before taking the boat the next day to reach Sainte-Marie Island.
Day 7 : Mahambo – Sainte Marie
Departure from Sainte-Marie, you will take the boat to reach the island and relax in the afternoon.
Day 8 & 9 : Sainte Marie
Nosy Boraha, or Sainte-Marie Island is situated in the east coast of Madagascar, a paradise island in the heart of the Indian Ocean. An oasis of natural greenery with its primitive forests, its floral species, its waterfalls, its underwater world and its humpback whales. Sainte Marie is a tropical paradise for discovery and relaxing.
Day 10 : Sainte Marie - Antananarivo (Flight)
You will fly back to the capital, purchase souvenirs and visit the city before flying back.
Day 11 : Hotel - Airport
City tour and transfer to the airport
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