ANDASIBE – SOUTH Route : 12 days –  11 nights

Directions : Antananarivo – Andasibe – Antsirabe – Ambositra – Ranomafana – Fianarantsoa  – Ranohira – Tuléar – Ifaty – Antananarivo

DAY 1 : ANTANANARIVO

Arrival at Ivato airport. Formalities for the visa. Guests are welcomed by our representative and transfer to hotel. Installation at the hotel.
Night and lodging in hotel.

DAY 2 : ANTANANARIVO - ANDASIBE

Breakfast at the hotel.
Departure to Andasibe. On the road, panoramic view of the eastern highland of Madagascar. Stop in Marozevo to visit the private reserve of Peyreiras. During the visit, we can see endemic island animals such as chameleons, frogs ... After a 1 hour visit, continue towards Moramanga. Possibility to visit the market and the city of Moramanga. Then, road to Andasibe National Park. Arrival at the end of the afternoon
Accommodation at the hotel

DAY 3 : ANDASIBE

Breakfast at the hotel.
Departure to visit the Analamazaotra National Park. It is the only national park where you can find the biggest lemur of Madagascar, the Indri Indri. The park is also located in a humid area, and several floras and fauna are found in this locality and many are endemic. We make a visit of 2-3 hours. In the afternoon, visit of the Vakona reserve. Possibility of seeing other species of lemurs and other animals.
Accommodation at the hotel

DAY 4: ANDASIBE – ANTSIRABE

Breakfast at the hotel.
Departure to Antsirabe. On the way, panoramic view of the rice fields on way and the tombs of the Highlands of Madagascar. Stop for a visit in Ambatolampy at the manufacture of aluminum pots. In the afternoon, arrival in Antsirabe. Visit of the City of Waters and some Malagasy craft workshops.
Accommodation at the hotel.

DAY 5: ANTSIRABE – RANOMAFANA

Breakfast at the hotel.
Departure to Ambositra. Ambositra is the capital of Malagasy crafts and wood carving. Visit of some craft shops in the city of Ambositra. Then continue to Ranomafana. On the road, admiration of the Betsileo ethnic group landscape with its architecture and rice culture.
Accommodation at the hotel.

DAY 6: RANOMAFANA – FIANARANTSOA

Breakfast at the hotel.
Visit of the Ranomafana National Park. Ranomafana is a humid forest that is characterized by the presence of endemic fauna and flora to the island. There are different types of flowers such as orchids and ferns. There are several faunas in this park such as the different varieties of lemurs and chameleons. The visit lasts four hours approximately. In the afternoon, transfer to the capital of the Betsileo ethnic group, Fianarantsoa. Visit of the city and its historical monuments. The ancient city of Fianarantsoa is classified by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site.
Accommodation at the hotel.

DAY 7: FIANARANTSOA – RANOHIRA

Breakfast at the hotel.
Departure to Ambalavao to visit the Antemoro paper and silk manufacturing workshop. Then, visit of the private reserve Anja in Iaritsena to see the ring-tailed lemurs. Continue to Ranohira via Ihosy, the village of Bara ethnic group. Arrival at the end of the afternoon in Ranohira.
Accommodation at the hotel.

DAY 8: RANOHIRA

Breakfast at the hotel.
Departure by car to the National Park of Isalo. A day dedicated for visiting the fauna and flora of the park, and also the natural pool, the black and blue pool. The park is known for its Canyon also.
In the afternoon, sunset in the famous ``window of Isalo``.
Overnight at hotel

DAY 9: RANOHIRA – TULEAR – IFATY

Breakfast at the hotel.
Departure to the southern part of Madagascar. View of the first south baobab. Admiring the arid landscape and tombs of the Mahafaly ethnic group. Stop in the national park Zombitse Vohibasia to admire the southern baobabs. Then, continue to the village of fishermen where the most beautiful beach in the south is located, Ifaty.
Accommodation at the hotel.

DAY 10: IFATY

Breakfast at the hotel.
Day off
Overnight at hotel

DAY 11: IFATY – TULEAR – ANTANANARIVO (domestic flight)

Breakfast at the hotel.
Transfer to Tuléar airport to take the flight to the capital. Arrival in Antananarivo, the clients are received by the representative of the agency.
Accommodation at the hotel.

DAY 12: ANTANANARIVO - FLIGHT BACK

Breakfast at the hotel.
Visit of the city of Antananarivo. Visit of the craft market, the largest market in the capital.
Transfer to Ivato airport to take the international flight. Boarding formalities

– 4×4 car (2-4pax) with French or English speaking driver
– Minivan (4-6pax) – bus (from 7pax) with driver
– All the fuel all along the circuit
– Tourist taxes.
– Airport – hotel – airport transfer.
– Local guides in national parks and nature reserves.
– Entry fees into national parks and nature reserves mentioned in the circuit.
– Rooms with breakfast.
– English / Spanish speaking guide from 4 people
– Picnic on Day 10
– Half board from 7 pax

– The visa.
– Tips
– International flights and domestic flights.
– Personal spending.
– Drinks.
– Lunch and / or dinner
– Tax at the airport