Indri indri & Beaches

Day 1: Drive from Tana to Andasibe and visit Peyreras reserve

The guide will pick you up from your hotel in Antananarivo and you will start driving towards the East. As soon as you leave busy Tana, you can start enjoying the pretty views. The road lingers through the green mountains and after 2 hours you will arrive at Peyreras reserve. This reserve gives you the change to see lemurs up close, many species of chameleons and insects endemic to the region. You will have lunch in the nearby village. After lunch we drive to Andasibe / Mantadia National Park. You have time to relax and enjoy the sounds of the forest and get a good night sleep, before going into the park early the next day.

Hotel: Grace Lodge or Feon’ny Ala**

Day 2: Visit Andasibe / Analamazaotra National Park

Full day to explore the flora and fauna of the park and find the Indri Indri and listen to the special sounds he makes. You can also visit the island of lemurs with a canoe and will be able to see more lemur species up close.

Hotel: Grace Lodge or Feon’ny Ala**

Day 3: Drive to Manambato and take the boat on Pangalana Canal to Ankan’ny Nofy

In the morning we say goodbye to the Indri Indri and drive for 3 hours to Manambato. From there the boat will depart to bring you to Ankan’ny nofy (The nest of dreams). A scenic cruise along the Pangalana’s Canal, through great lakes with beautiful green landscapes, sandy beaches and remote villages. The Pangalana is a chain of natural and man-made lakes connected by canals that runs parallel to the east coast.

Hotel: Palmarium or Bush House**

Day 4: Visit Palmarium reserve and surrounding of the Pangalana Canal

This day will be spending along the Pangalana River, canals and lakes. Visit of the Palmarium Reserve, to explore all the special animals. Of all places in Madagascar, the Palmarium is the place you are most likely to see them the closest. Apart from the lemurs, in this 60ha Park, we can also see orchids, palm trees, Ravinala (the emblem of Madagascar), endemic frogs and reptiles…
Besides that you will enjoy watching all the fishermen and women using the river for their daily live activities.

Hotel: Palmarium or Bush House**

Day 5: Boat on Pangalana Canal to Toamasina

This will be your last day on the river. The boat will take you to Toamasina in about 3 hours and around lunch you will arrive at your hotel in Toamasina or directly transfer to the airport to continue your trip.

End of our services and we say Veloma! (Good bye!)

Price (based on 2 persons) : please contact us

Including:

  • A 4×4 car with a driver including fuel
  • English speaking tour guide that accompanies you during the whole trip.
  • Entrance fees to mentioned parks and reserves including a local guide
  • Accommodation in hotels based on a double room, including breakfast (4 nights)
  • Boat trip and transfers
  • Tax (vat 20%) and tourist hotel taxes

Excluding:

  • Lunch, diner and drinks
  • Insurance
  • Personal expenses and tips
  • International and domestic flights

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Extension with a beach stay and whale-watching in Nosy Boraha (Ste Marie):

N.B: The hotel mentioned here is a midrange category, but there are many hotels you can choose (from economic to luxury hotel)

6 ° day: Toamasina- Nosy Boraha

Flight to Nosy Boraha, upon arrival accomodation in hotel; rest of the day at leisure.
Hotel: Lakana Hotel**

7 ° day: Nosy Boraha

Day dedicated to individual activities.
Hotel: Lakana Hotel**

8 ° day: Nosy Boraha

Day dedicated to individual activities.
Hotel: Lakana Hotel**

9 ° day: Nosy Boraha

Day dedicated to individual activities.
Hotel: Lakana Hotel**

10 ° day: Nosy Boraha-Antananarivo-Paris

Transfer to the airport and flight to Tanà; connexion with flight to Europe

Price (based on 2 persons) : please contact us

including:

  • double room in half board for 4 nights
  • Transfer from / to airport

excluding:

  • Flight from/to Nosy Boraha

HOTELS IN NOSY BORAHA :

  • Lakana Hotel
  • Libertalia
  • Vanivola
  • La Crique hotel
  • Baboo Village
  • Masoandro Lodge
  • Soanambo Hotel
  • Princess Bora Lodge