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- Wildlife Watching
- Bird Watching
- Car with driver
Main travel focus
10-Day Biodiversity and Luxury Travel in Madagascar
- Visit to Andasibe National Park
- Private boat trip to Moramba Bay
- Excursion in the Anjajavy mangroves with a cocktail at sundown
- Secret picnic in a private creek
With its rich biodiversity and scenic landscapes, Madagascar is an amazing island destination. On a 10 day trip to Madagascar, you can see fascinating species including lemurs, reptiles and more at the Andasibe National Park.
Enjoy interesting nocturnal visits to the park. Local food is another highlight of your trip, and you will discover the traditional cuisine of the island with a cooking class. Stunning scenery and the luxurious life come together at the Anjajavy Lodge.
Here, in this beautiful paradise, you can unwind at the beaches, explore Moramba Bay and take a cruise along the mangrove forests. Live it up with a picnic at a private creek. Enjoy the island life on your tour of Madagascar!
- All airport transfers
- 9x hotel nights
- 10x breakfast, 5x dinners
- 4x4 car from Antananarivo to Andasibe, back and forth, including driver-guide and fuel
- Excursion to the Moramba Bay
- Exploration of the mangroves of Anjajavy
- Picnic on a private creek in Anjajavy
- Entrance and guiding fees in Andasibe National Park
- Domestic flight from Antananarivo to Anjajavy (back and forth)
- International flights
- Guiding fees in National Parks
- Non-mentioned activities in Anjajavy
- Visa fees
- Private boat for a day excursion in Anjajavy (from 1176$ per day)
- Deep sea fishing in Anjajavy (from 197$ per hour per boat)
- Visit of the Anjajavy village (from 33$/per person)
- Visit of the Ambondro Ampasy village (from 48$/per person)
Example Trip to customize
Welcome to Madagascar!
Hello! Your journey will begin with your arrival at the Ivato Airport at Antananarivo, the capital of Madagascar.
It is possible to get a visa on arrival, and after you complete all the necessary formalities, proceed to meet your driver. Check-in at the Urban Hotel located in the city center.
Private Park Visits at Andasibe
Would you like to discover the rich biodiversity of Madagascar? After breakfast, set forth to Andasibe which has a national park. At your charge, you have the option for a night visit to some private parks including:
Mitsinjo Park – This park has a diverse plant and animal life. You will see lemurs, or spot amphibians such as colored frogs. Other highlights include reptiles like the bright-colored chameleon, geckos and snakes.
VOI (Vondron'olona Ifotony) – Lemur species notably the indri lemur, diademed sifakas and brown lemurs as well as reptiles, amphibians and insects like the famous giraffe-necked weevil can be found at this small reserve. Vakona Private Park - A private reserve at your hotel property, the park is famous for its Lemur Island, and crocodiles. You can also go on a night visit to see nocturnal species.
Explore the Andasibe National Park
There’s so much wonderful biodiversity at the Andasibe National Park. You can explore this rainforest to see some amazing species of plants and animals. The park is home to 11 species of lemurs native to Madagascar, many species of birds, large chameleons, an orchid park, rosewood trees, lianas, etc.
Among the most prominent attractions is the indri – one of the largest lemur species. Discover the park through hiking, available for different durations from two to eight hours.
Overnight stay at the hotel.
Enjoy A Cooking Class in Antananarivo
After visiting the rainforest at Andasibe, you will return to the capital city of Antananarivo. Enjoy your scenic journey and check-in at your hotel after arrival. You will then visit the historical upper town of the capital for a culinary exploration.
Food is a great way to understand the culture of the island, and also enjoy some scrumptious fare. Discover the traditional gastronomy of the island with a cooking class!
Participate in making some delicious Malagasy snacks and dishes with a local cook and his family.
Marvel At Beauty at Anjajavy Peninsula
Enjoy a tasty breakfast, and then proceed to the international airport at Antananarivo. From here, you will take a chartered flight to the Anjajavy peninsula.
After your flight lands near Anjajavy village, head to the Anjajavy Lodge where you will spend the next few days in four-star comfort.
Today, you can just relax at your wonderful lodge or explore the beautiful landscape of this peninsula with its creeks, beaches and forests.
Beach Fun, Local Villages, and Forests
Feel the bliss at the Anjajavy Lodge beaches where you can unwind and see the beauty of nature. Would you like to enjoy some fun activities while you are here?
There are interesting activities on offer such as snorkeling, an excursion on a catamaran, and paddle surfing. If you would like to experience local life, visit villages on a bike.
Other things to do include bird watching, a night visit to the natural areas surrounding the lodge or exploring the caves and the forests full of lemurs located not far from there. Anjajavy is a great place to relax, enjoy wonderful activities, and see local attractions.
Discover Moramba Bay
Are you ready for a boat ride? Proceed on a 30 minute boat trip to the north of your hotel after which you will arrive at Moramba Bay.
The bay has mushroom-shaped islets with karst formation known as Tsingy in Malagasy. These are covered in vegetation including remarkable baobab trees. The islets look striking against the picturesque landscape. As with many other places in Madagascar, Moramba Bay too has interesting species.
A major attraction is the fish eagles of Madagascar, a critically endangered bird species. While exploring the bay, you will make our way to the foot of a sacred millennium baobab. It is revered by the locals and said to grant wishes of fertility.
Head back to your hotel by noon.
Scenic Cruise along Mangrove Forests
You have a free morning to spend at leisure. After lunch, you will get an opportunity to explore the mangroves of Anjajavy on a serene cruise through the waters.
Take in the beautiful scenery, and observe aquatic birds that are found here. You might even spot large bats called "Flying Fox" known by the scientific name of "Roussettinsis Madagascariensis".
As dusk falls, enjoy the silence, and sip on a cocktail in the lap of nature, before returning to your lodge.
Picnic at a Private Creek
Indulge in a wonderful picnic at a private creek in the vicinity of the lodge. The lodge arranges for private picnics with delicious lunches on the first or second creek to the south (15 minutes’ walk per creek).
You will be welcomed by a beach boy for a barbecue meal by the cove. It’s a great way to spend your time in pristine surroundings. Lounge on a hammock and survey the island. You might even feel like an explorer in your very own island story!
Your journey to Madagascar draws to a close as you head to the Anjajavy airport.
From here, you will take a flight to Antananarivo. On arrival, you will be transferred to a hotel near the airport. Soon, it will be time to bid goodbye to Madagascar. Visit again!