Itinerary : Antananarivo – Andasibe – Antsirabe – Ranomafana – Ambalavao – Ranohira – Ifaty
With this tour, you will discover the East and the South of Madagascar. In the East is Analamazaotra National Park in Andasibe. You will meet the Indri. Indri or Babakoto is the largest living lemur in the world. Then you will follow the national road 7, Antsirabe the city of water, Ranomafana Park and Anja park in Ambalavao,
Ranohira where you will not miss the sunset at the window of Isalo and visit of the park and Ifaty for the end of your stay. You will take the flight from Ifaty to Antananarivo to finish the trip.
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 – Antsirabe
Departure from Andasibe to Antsirabe after the breakfast by taking the national road 7. On the way, you will visit the workshop for aluminum pot in Ambatolampy, this city is located about 75km from the capital.
After the visit, head to Antsirabe or the city of water is known for its rickwhaw, the most commonly
used means of transport in the city.
Day 5: Antsirabe – Ranomafana
After breakfast, continue to Ranomafana, a national park in the province of Fianarantsoa. This park covers an area of 41,600ha of tropical rainforest.
You will have the opportunity to make a night visit in the evening.
Day 6 : Ranomafana
The Ranomafana National Park is well known for its golden bamboo lemur and the naturally warm spring water. The park is a home to several rare species of flora and fauna such as the golden bamboo lemur, the greater bamboo lemur, black and white ruffed lemur and sifaka, and over 130 species of frogs, you can also observe pitta like ground rollers, blue vangas, short-legged ground rollers and brown mesites.
Day 7 : Ranomafana – Fianarantsoa – Ambalavao
Along the way, you will pass through the city of Fianarantsoa, one of the cities of the Malagasy highlands. You will have the opportunity to visit the upper town, the market place and the view point to have a global sight of the city. Night in Ambalavao.
Day 8 : Ambalavao – Ranohira
Departure for Isalo after breakfast. Along the way, you will visist Anja Park where you will observe the lemurs called “Ring-tailed lemurs” or lemur catta.
Day 9 : Ranohira
Visit of Isalo National Park the whole day, a good physical condition is required for this. You will pass by natural pools different from each other, by a magnificent waterfall in the heart of the park, picnic lunch in the middle of the park before returning to the car.
In the late afternoon, you will watch the sunset through the large window of Isalo
Day 10 : Ranohira - ifaty
You leave Ranohira to reach the beautiful beaches of Ifaty, a small Malagasy village located about thirty kilometers north of Toliara. On the way, you can visit the national park Zombiste, ninety species of birds are found in the park, including thirty-eight endemic species, an important bird area.
You can also observe the famous lemur catta, Sifaka, the red fronted lemur, thirty-three species of reptile and eight species of amphibian
Day 11 & 12 : Ifaty
Relaxing days to enjoy the beach and activities proposed by the hotel.
Day 13 : Ifaty – Antananarivo (flight)
You will fly back to the capital, purchase souvenirs and visit the city before flying back.
Day 14 : Hotel - Airport
City tour to see market place, queen palace then transfer to the airport
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