WEST-SOUTH Route : 20 days – 19 nights 
Directions: Antananarivo – Antsirabe – Morondava – Bekopaka – Morondava – Belo sur mer – Morombe – Salary – Ifaty – Tulear – Ranohira – Ambalavao – Fianarantsoa – Ranomafana – Ambositra – Antsirabe – 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 - ANTSIRABE

Breakfast at the hotel.
Departure for Antsirabe. On the road, panoramic view of terraced rice fields and also the tombs of the high land of Madagascar. Stop in to visit a handcrafted aluminum pots factory in Ambatolampy and visit of the city. Continue to Behenjy for lunch. Arrival in Antsirabe in the afternoon. Visit of the City of Water and some workshops of artisans in Madagascar.
Night and lodging in hotel.

DAY 3: ANTSIRABE - MORONDAVA

Breakfast at hotel
Leaving the hotel in the morning for joining Morondava. View of the first baobab in the west of Madagascar and typical landscape with rice paddies. Arrival in Morondava, visit of the city and the beach.
Overnight at hotel

DAY 4. MORONDAVA - BEKOPAKA

Breakfast at the hotel.
Departure early in the morning for joining Bekopaka, in dirt track road. Transfer by ferry in
Belo sur Tsiribihina. Then continuation towards Bekopaka. Late in the afternoon, arrival at the hotel
Overnight at hotel

DAY 5: Bekopaka

Breakfast at the hotel.
Day dedicated to the visit of the National Park Tsingy of Bemaraha. It is important to note that this park is ranked among the heritages of the UNESCO World Heritage Site. In the morning, we make a visit at least 4 hours to see and admire the big Tsingy. In the afternoon, a visit to 1 to 1h30 for discovering the small Tsingy.
Overnight at hotel

DAY 6: BEKOPAKA - MORONDAVA

Breakfast at the hotel.
Departure early in the morning to return to Belo sur Tsiribihina. Then transfer by ferry to Tsimafana. Then dirt track till Morondava. Sunset in the famous avenue of baobab. Arrival in Morondava at the end of the afternoon.
Overnight at hotel

DAY 7: MORONDAVA - BELO SUR MER

Breakfast at the hotel.
We continue our adventure on the dirty road with an unforgettable landscape. Arrival in Belo sur Mer, visit of the village. Possibility of spending time at the beach Belo sur Mer
Overnight at hotel

DAY 8: BELO SUR MER –MOROMBE

Day to discover on the way the southwest part of the island.
Pass by the Mangoky River to the town of Bevoay. On the way, we will see a magnificent landscape with the baobabs. In the afternoon, we will arrive at the Mozambique channel, Morombe beach.
Accommodation at the hotel

DAY 9: MOROMBE – SALARY

After the breakfast, we will continue our adventure on the coastal track of zebu carts. We will passe through a thorny jungle where we will find many endemic trees of the island. Possibility also to admire the baobabs of Madagascar.
Accommodation at the hotel

DAY 10: SALARY

Breakfast at the hotel.
Day off
Accommodation at the hotel

DAY 11: SALARY - IFATY

Breakfast at the hotel.
We continue our adventure through the sand of the southern coast of Madagascar. We will see during the trip the Mozambique channel with villages of fishermen.
Accommodation at the hotel

DAY 12: IFATY

Breakfast at the hotel.
Day off
Overnight at hotel

DAY 13: IFATY - TULEAR - RANOHIRA

Breakfast at the hotel.
Exit to leave the southern part of the big island. On the road, admiration of other varieties of baobabs and the arid landscape of the south with the famous Mahafaly tombs.
Overnight at hotel

DAY 14: 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 15: RANOHIRA - FIANARANTSOA

Breakfast at the hotel.
Leaving Ranohira early in the morning. In Ambalavao visit of Anja reserve where we can admire the famous lemur Catta Maki emblem of Madagascar. Then we visit the papermaking workshop Antemoro in Ambalavao and weaving silk. We arrived at late afternoon in the capital of Betsileo.
Overnight at hotel

DAY 16: FIANARANTSOA - RANOMAFANA

Breakfast at the hotel.
Departure to the village of Ranomafana. Visit of the National Park of Ranomafana. A visit of 3 to 4 hours to admire the lemurs, several faunas and floras endemic to this part of Madagascar. In the afternoon, visit the village. Possibility to swim in the thermal water of Ranomafana.
Overnight at hotel

DAY 17: RANOMAFANA - ANTSIRABE

Breakfast at the hotel.
Departure to Antsirabe. Along the way, we can admire the scenery with the typical architecture of Betsileo ethnic and rice fields. Arrival in Ambositra, visit of some craft stores. Ambositra is the capital of the Malagasy handicrafts and wood carving. After we will continue the journey till Antsirabe, possibility to visit the Avenue of Antsirabe in rickshaw.
Overnight at hotel

DAY 18: ANTSIRABE - ANTANANARIVO

Breakfast at the hotel.
Road back to the capital of Madagascar. Arrived in Antananarivo visit of the old city and the center.
Overnight at hotel

Day 19: ANTANANARIVO - DEPARTURE

Breakfast at the hotel.
Visit the craft market, the largest market in the capital. Transfer to Ivato airport for your international flight. Boarding formalities

– Cars with fuel and driver who speaks english
– English speaking guide for tour groups
– Tourist thumbnails
– Airport transfers – hotel – airport
– Canoe / barge / speedboat
– Meals during the descent of the river Tsiribihina
– Local guides in national parks and nature reserves
– Entrance fees at national parks and nature reserves mentioned in the circuit
– Hotel rooms including breakfast
– Insurance long stay in Madagascar

– Visa
– International flights and domestic flights
– Personal expenses
– Drinks
– Tips

 

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