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Our most recommended things to do in Madagascar

Day tour to Nosy Iranja

1. Day tour to Nosy Iranja

Paradise island. white beaches and crystal clear water. Perfect destination for a moment of relaxation on one of the most beautiful islands in the entire Indian Ocean. Already during the boat trip your eyes are satisfied by the wonderful sea of Madagascar, but when you arrive at your destination you would almost not believe your eyes. It's hard not to fall in love with it. You will spend the day trying to capture the perfect shot by bathing in the crystal clear, very warm water. Do not miss the typical lunch, served in the village of the fishermen who live on the island.

Antanavario: Private custom tour with a local guide

2. Antanavario: Private custom tour with a local guide

Antanavario can sometimes feel inaccessible to foreign visitors. Take the mystery out of your visit by exploring with a local on a private, customized tour. Your guide contacts you beforehand to get a feel for your interests and tastes to ensure that you only visit the places you are interested in. As you explore the city, your guide shares insights into local life forming a clearer picture of Antanavario's culture. - Private tour for just you and your group - Your guide customizes your tour to your interests and personality - Get a deeper insight into Antanavario life than possible alone - See Antanavario through the eyes of a local and discover its hidden gems Choose from 2, 3, 4, 6, and 8-hour tour options.

Antananarivo: Private Walking Tour with a Local Guide

3. Antananarivo: Private Walking Tour with a Local Guide

Discover Antananarivo through the eyes of a local on a private, customized walking tour. Meet your host at your hotel or Airbnb to get familiar with your neighborhood. Learn where the best places to buy groceries or eat out are located. Your local guide is passionate about their city and eager to share all the tips and tricks to help you make the most of your stay. Upon booking, a representative will get in touch to confirm all details and ask you some questions to get to know you better. The right local host will then be hand-picked, based on your interests. Each tour is completely unique to you and you can choose the meeting point, start time and length that you prefer (minimum 2 hours). Learn about the easiest ways to get around, and hear about the top things to see and do. Chat about life in the city and exchange cultural differences. Feel more comfortable navigating your way around on your own, confident that you have all the information you need.

Guided tour to the islands of Nosy Komba and Nosy Tanikely

4. Guided tour to the islands of Nosy Komba and Nosy Tanikely

A tour that allows you to visit two of the most fascinating islands surrounding Nosy Be. Marine and terrestrial natural parks, uncontaminated environments will make your experience unforgettable. Boat transport and possibility of snorkeling. (equipment rental on site) Typical Malagasy lunch served on the beach Ability for travelers to indicate a preferred pickup location.

From Antananarivo: 8 days Menabe tour to Morondava & Tsingy

5. From Antananarivo: 8 days Menabe tour to Morondava & Tsingy

Day 1: Your adventure begins in Antananarivo, the capital city of Madagascar. we will pick you at your Hotel or private house and we are heading to Antsirabe and stay there for the night. Day 2: Wake up early, have a generous breakfast and relax in a Antsirabe. After lunch we will depart for Miandrivazo, a charming town on the banks of the Tsiribihina River. Along the way, you'll pass through picturesque landscapes, witnessing the changing scenery as you travel deeper into the heart of Madagascar. We will arrive at the hotel before dinner in a relaxing hotel with a pool and a beautiful view of the back country. Day 3: Boat cruise (ON DEMAND from Mai to October) Day 4: Morondava area begins with Baobab Alley then Kirindy Forest visit, most iconic place to be in Madagascar, from giant majestic Baobab tree to Fosa and Lemur, you will witness the uniqueness of this place. Day 5: You will be headed to the fisherman village by boat through a unique mangrove and then have to relax at the beach while watching the sunset at the end of the day Day 6: You will continue your journey towards Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park. This Unesco World Heritage site is famous for its otherworldly limestone formations, pinnacles, and deep canyons. . Enjoy a guided tour through the park's labyrinthine paths and perhaps spot some of Madagascar's endemic wildlife, including lemurs and chameleons. (from Mai to October) Please Note: 1. River boat cruise on Tsiribihina take 2 nights. 2. Boat cruise and Tsingy park visit activities are from Mai to October only due to rainy season. The price is adjusted in consequence Day 7: Bid farewell to Morondava and head back to Antsirabe, cherishing the memories of adventure through Madagascar's most iconic landscapes. Back to Antsirabe Day 8: On your way back to Antananarivo you will pass to "Parc des Lemurs" on the road to tsiroanomandidy 30km from Antananarivo. Note: there is no Boat Cruise or Tsingy park visit from November to April included due to rainy season. This is the alternative route when Boat Trip in Tsiribihina is not asked and Tsingy are closed, usually between day 5 & 7: **Day 5: More of Morondava (fishing boat ride around the mangrove to the fisherman's village)** Experience the coastal beauty of Morondava with a fishing boat ride through the mangrove forests. Visit a local fisherman's village and learn about traditional fishing techniques while immersing yourself in the local culture. **Day 7: Extra stop and activities in Ampefy** Make a stop in Ampefy and stay in a hotel with a breathtaking view of the lake. Explore the natural wonders of Ampefy, including the Geysers of Analavory and the picturesque Lily Waterfall. Take in the stunning views of the surrounding landscape and enjoy the tranquility of this beautiful region.

Discovering Nosy Sakatia

6. Discovering Nosy Sakatia

Nosy Sakatia is an island with an ecosystem preserved, protected and classified in pages of wonders that are found. An island just 20 minutes from the coast of Nosy Be and reachable only by boat. On an excursion to the four corners of the island, walk along the fishermen's alleys, visit the vanilla, coffee and orchid cultivations. The beaches and waters surrounding them are perfect sites for diving and snorkeling. After renting snorkeling equipment on site, you will have the opportunity to swim a few centimeters away from giant turtles, now accustomed to the presence of man. The natural pools with crystal clear water will allow you to admire the bright colors of the coral reef. All with an expert guide who will accompany you on this extraordinary experience.

Private Airport Transfert Ivato Antananarivo

7. Private Airport Transfert Ivato Antananarivo

Welcome to the Airport Shuttle Service at Ivato International Airport! Our airport transfer service is designed with a wide selection of confortable vehicles to ensure your safety, and convenience. With air-conditioned vehicles and punctual and experienced drivers who possess excellent knowledge of the city, we guarantee a smooth and seamless journey. Whether it's day or night, our services are available to you at all times. We are here to make your travel experience stress-free and memorable. Choose us for all your airport transfer needs!

Discovering Nosy Be

8. Discovering Nosy Be

Tour to discover Malagasy culture. full day with a local guide who will make you appreciate the charm of the scenic beauty and local traditions. Nosy Be literally translated from the Malagasy language means Big Island. In Malagasy it is also called nosy Manitra, scented island, due to the presence of ylang ylang plantations, a flower that releases an intense scent. It has an area of 312km2 and is located off the north-west coast of Madagascar. The capital, Hell Ville is characterized by French colonial style buildings.

3 days -Wildlife and Lemur discovery Tour to Andasibe

9. 3 days -Wildlife and Lemur discovery Tour to Andasibe

Looking for an unforgettable experience in the heart of Madagascar's wilderness, a three-day wildlife discovery tour to Andasibe Mantandia National Park is a must-do experience. Located just a few hours from the capital city of Antananarivo, this protected area boasts lush rainforest, stunning waterfalls, and a diverse array of wildlife that you won't find anywhere else in the world. Your native local guide will take you deep into the forest, where you'll have the chance to spot a wide range of wild species, from the elusive indri-indri the biggest lemur to the colorful chameleon. In addition to wildlife watching, you can also trek through the city highlights, such as Queen Palace to learn more about the local history and cultural traditions. Here is the itinerary and the hotel : Day1: Antananarivo - Andasibe village This is only 4hrs drive from the capital -Visit the reptile park -Nocturnal visit in the park Night at Lemurs Lodge Hotel (breakfast included). Day 2: Half-day trek to explore the rainforest of Analamazaotra. Early start to reach the front gate to start the trek and visit. You will guided by the native local guide, who will speak your language to provide you a full details of everything in the park. Drive back to experience a great moment with lemurs at Vakona Private reserve Overnight at the same Hotel includes breakfast. Day 3: Andasibe village - Queen Palace(Rova) - Airport Drive back from Andasibe on the same road -Visit the open craft market 'Dig" and 'Gallery " for souvenirs -Visit the Queen's palace to learn about the Royal history & culture. Transfer you to your places after all visits. End of our service! Note: The tour requires, a good conditional physique and it is available to book all year around. The tour can be arranged for one full day or two days from Antananarivo available on request.

Antananarivo: Madagascar eSIM Roaming Mobile Data Plan

10. Antananarivo: Madagascar eSIM Roaming Mobile Data Plan

Say goodbye to the hassle of physical SIMs and finding mobile network operator stores with our e-SIM service. After purchase, you'll receive a QR code that you can scan on your compatible device to install the e-SIM wherever and whenever you need it. Choose from a range of data volumes, validity periods, and coverage options in different countries to stay connected with ease. Most iPhone models beyond XS support e-SIM, and follow our instructions in the photo session to check compatibility for other devices. Share the QR code via AirDrop or scan it to another device. Install the e-SIM by connecting to WiFi or a network, and remember to turn on roaming for the e-SIM. If you have trouble connecting to the network, consult our self-troubleshooting guide. If your data is used-up? Simple, just buy another e-SIM to top-up. APN (Access Point Name): iboots Local Network: Airtel Covering 144 countries, with countries in Africa continent: Chad, Congo (Democratic Republic Of), Congo Republic, Gabon, Ghana, Kenya, Madagascar Republic, Mauritius, Nauru, Nigeria, Reunion, Senegal, Seychelles, South Africa, Swaziland, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Tanzania, Tunisia, Zambia, Zimbabwe, And these countries: Asia Pacific: Afghanistan, Australia, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, China, Cambodia, Fiji, Guam, India, Indonesia, Japan, Hong Kong, Laos, Macau, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Singapore, Solomon Islands, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Tonga, Vietnam, Western Samoa Europe: Albania, Åland Islands, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Cyprus (Northern), Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Guernsey, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Isle of Man, Italy, Jersey, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, New Zealand, North Ireland, Northern Cyprus, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Scotland, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, UK, Vatican City, Wales Middle East: Bahrain, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Yemen Inner Asia: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan Americas:Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Greenland, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Puerto Rico, United States, Virgin Islands, Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay, Peru, Colombia, Ecuador, Urugua.

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Day tour to Nosy Iranja

Day tour to Nosy Iranja

Paradise island. white beaches and crystal clear water. Perfect destination for a moment of relaxation on one of the most beautiful islands in the entire Indian Ocean. Already during the boat trip your eyes are satisfied by the wonderful sea of Madagascar, but when you arrive at your destination you would almost not believe your eyes. It's hard not to fall in love with it. You will spend the day trying to capture the perfect shot by bathing in the crystal clear, very warm water. Do not miss the typical lunch, served in the village of the fishermen who live on the island.

Antanavario: Private custom tour with a local guide

Antanavario: Private custom tour with a local guide

Antanavario can sometimes feel inaccessible to foreign visitors. Take the mystery out of your visit by exploring with a local on a private, customized tour. Your guide contacts you beforehand to get a feel for your interests and tastes to ensure that you only visit the places you are interested in. As you explore the city, your guide shares insights into local life forming a clearer picture of Antanavario's culture. - Private tour for just you and your group - Your guide customizes your tour to your interests and personality - Get a deeper insight into Antanavario life than possible alone - See Antanavario through the eyes of a local and discover its hidden gems Choose from 2, 3, 4, 6, and 8-hour tour options.

Antananarivo: Private Walking Tour with a Local Guide

Antananarivo: Private Walking Tour with a Local Guide

Discover Antananarivo through the eyes of a local on a private, customized walking tour. Meet your host at your hotel or Airbnb to get familiar with your neighborhood. Learn where the best places to buy groceries or eat out are located. Your local guide is passionate about their city and eager to share all the tips and tricks to help you make the most of your stay. Upon booking, a representative will get in touch to confirm all details and ask you some questions to get to know you better. The right local host will then be hand-picked, based on your interests. Each tour is completely unique to you and you can choose the meeting point, start time and length that you prefer (minimum 2 hours). Learn about the easiest ways to get around, and hear about the top things to see and do. Chat about life in the city and exchange cultural differences. Feel more comfortable navigating your way around on your own, confident that you have all the information you need.

Guided tour to the islands of Nosy Komba and Nosy Tanikely

Guided tour to the islands of Nosy Komba and Nosy Tanikely

A tour that allows you to visit two of the most fascinating islands surrounding Nosy Be. Marine and terrestrial natural parks, uncontaminated environments will make your experience unforgettable. Boat transport and possibility of snorkeling. (equipment rental on site) Typical Malagasy lunch served on the beach Ability for travelers to indicate a preferred pickup location.

From Antananarivo: 8 days Menabe tour to Morondava & Tsingy

From Antananarivo: 8 days Menabe tour to Morondava & Tsingy

Day 1: Your adventure begins in Antananarivo, the capital city of Madagascar. we will pick you at your Hotel or private house and we are heading to Antsirabe and stay there for the night. Day 2: Wake up early, have a generous breakfast and relax in a Antsirabe. After lunch we will depart for Miandrivazo, a charming town on the banks of the Tsiribihina River. Along the way, you'll pass through picturesque landscapes, witnessing the changing scenery as you travel deeper into the heart of Madagascar. We will arrive at the hotel before dinner in a relaxing hotel with a pool and a beautiful view of the back country. Day 3: Boat cruise (ON DEMAND from Mai to October) Day 4: Morondava area begins with Baobab Alley then Kirindy Forest visit, most iconic place to be in Madagascar, from giant majestic Baobab tree to Fosa and Lemur, you will witness the uniqueness of this place. Day 5: You will be headed to the fisherman village by boat through a unique mangrove and then have to relax at the beach while watching the sunset at the end of the day Day 6: You will continue your journey towards Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park. This Unesco World Heritage site is famous for its otherworldly limestone formations, pinnacles, and deep canyons. . Enjoy a guided tour through the park's labyrinthine paths and perhaps spot some of Madagascar's endemic wildlife, including lemurs and chameleons. (from Mai to October) Please Note: 1. River boat cruise on Tsiribihina take 2 nights. 2. Boat cruise and Tsingy park visit activities are from Mai to October only due to rainy season. The price is adjusted in consequence Day 7: Bid farewell to Morondava and head back to Antsirabe, cherishing the memories of adventure through Madagascar's most iconic landscapes. Back to Antsirabe Day 8: On your way back to Antananarivo you will pass to "Parc des Lemurs" on the road to tsiroanomandidy 30km from Antananarivo. Note: there is no Boat Cruise or Tsingy park visit from November to April included due to rainy season. This is the alternative route when Boat Trip in Tsiribihina is not asked and Tsingy are closed, usually between day 5 & 7: **Day 5: More of Morondava (fishing boat ride around the mangrove to the fisherman's village)** Experience the coastal beauty of Morondava with a fishing boat ride through the mangrove forests. Visit a local fisherman's village and learn about traditional fishing techniques while immersing yourself in the local culture. **Day 7: Extra stop and activities in Ampefy** Make a stop in Ampefy and stay in a hotel with a breathtaking view of the lake. Explore the natural wonders of Ampefy, including the Geysers of Analavory and the picturesque Lily Waterfall. Take in the stunning views of the surrounding landscape and enjoy the tranquility of this beautiful region.

Discovering Nosy Sakatia

Discovering Nosy Sakatia

Nosy Sakatia is an island with an ecosystem preserved, protected and classified in pages of wonders that are found. An island just 20 minutes from the coast of Nosy Be and reachable only by boat. On an excursion to the four corners of the island, walk along the fishermen's alleys, visit the vanilla, coffee and orchid cultivations. The beaches and waters surrounding them are perfect sites for diving and snorkeling. After renting snorkeling equipment on site, you will have the opportunity to swim a few centimeters away from giant turtles, now accustomed to the presence of man. The natural pools with crystal clear water will allow you to admire the bright colors of the coral reef. All with an expert guide who will accompany you on this extraordinary experience.

Private Airport Transfert Ivato Antananarivo

Private Airport Transfert Ivato Antananarivo

Welcome to the Airport Shuttle Service at Ivato International Airport! Our airport transfer service is designed with a wide selection of confortable vehicles to ensure your safety, and convenience. With air-conditioned vehicles and punctual and experienced drivers who possess excellent knowledge of the city, we guarantee a smooth and seamless journey. Whether it's day or night, our services are available to you at all times. We are here to make your travel experience stress-free and memorable. Choose us for all your airport transfer needs!

Discovering Nosy Be

Discovering Nosy Be

Tour to discover Malagasy culture. full day with a local guide who will make you appreciate the charm of the scenic beauty and local traditions. Nosy Be literally translated from the Malagasy language means Big Island. In Malagasy it is also called nosy Manitra, scented island, due to the presence of ylang ylang plantations, a flower that releases an intense scent. It has an area of 312km2 and is located off the north-west coast of Madagascar. The capital, Hell Ville is characterized by French colonial style buildings.

3 days -Wildlife and Lemur discovery Tour to Andasibe

3 days -Wildlife and Lemur discovery Tour to Andasibe

Looking for an unforgettable experience in the heart of Madagascar's wilderness, a three-day wildlife discovery tour to Andasibe Mantandia National Park is a must-do experience. Located just a few hours from the capital city of Antananarivo, this protected area boasts lush rainforest, stunning waterfalls, and a diverse array of wildlife that you won't find anywhere else in the world. Your native local guide will take you deep into the forest, where you'll have the chance to spot a wide range of wild species, from the elusive indri-indri the biggest lemur to the colorful chameleon. In addition to wildlife watching, you can also trek through the city highlights, such as Queen Palace to learn more about the local history and cultural traditions. Here is the itinerary and the hotel : Day1: Antananarivo - Andasibe village This is only 4hrs drive from the capital -Visit the reptile park -Nocturnal visit in the park Night at Lemurs Lodge Hotel (breakfast included). Day 2: Half-day trek to explore the rainforest of Analamazaotra. Early start to reach the front gate to start the trek and visit. You will guided by the native local guide, who will speak your language to provide you a full details of everything in the park. Drive back to experience a great moment with lemurs at Vakona Private reserve Overnight at the same Hotel includes breakfast. Day 3: Andasibe village - Queen Palace(Rova) - Airport Drive back from Andasibe on the same road -Visit the open craft market 'Dig" and 'Gallery " for souvenirs -Visit the Queen's palace to learn about the Royal history & culture. Transfer you to your places after all visits. End of our service! Note: The tour requires, a good conditional physique and it is available to book all year around. The tour can be arranged for one full day or two days from Antananarivo available on request.

Antananarivo: Madagascar eSIM Roaming Mobile Data Plan

Antananarivo: Madagascar eSIM Roaming Mobile Data Plan

Say goodbye to the hassle of physical SIMs and finding mobile network operator stores with our e-SIM service. After purchase, you'll receive a QR code that you can scan on your compatible device to install the e-SIM wherever and whenever you need it. Choose from a range of data volumes, validity periods, and coverage options in different countries to stay connected with ease. Most iPhone models beyond XS support e-SIM, and follow our instructions in the photo session to check compatibility for other devices. Share the QR code via AirDrop or scan it to another device. Install the e-SIM by connecting to WiFi or a network, and remember to turn on roaming for the e-SIM. If you have trouble connecting to the network, consult our self-troubleshooting guide. If your data is used-up? Simple, just buy another e-SIM to top-up. APN (Access Point Name): iboots Local Network: Airtel Covering 144 countries, with countries in Africa continent: Chad, Congo (Democratic Republic Of), Congo Republic, Gabon, Ghana, Kenya, Madagascar Republic, Mauritius, Nauru, Nigeria, Reunion, Senegal, Seychelles, South Africa, Swaziland, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Tanzania, Tunisia, Zambia, Zimbabwe, And these countries: Asia Pacific: Afghanistan, Australia, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, China, Cambodia, Fiji, Guam, India, Indonesia, Japan, Hong Kong, Laos, Macau, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Singapore, Solomon Islands, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Tonga, Vietnam, Western Samoa Europe: Albania, Åland Islands, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Cyprus (Northern), Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Guernsey, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Isle of Man, Italy, Jersey, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, New Zealand, North Ireland, Northern Cyprus, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Scotland, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, UK, Vatican City, Wales Middle East: Bahrain, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Yemen Inner Asia: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan Americas:Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Greenland, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Puerto Rico, United States, Virgin Islands, Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay, Peru, Colombia, Ecuador, Urugua.

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4.9
(7 reviews)

Trip was little bit different due to wet season around Tsiribihina River and Tsingy, but everything was very nice. Driver Mi Tsinjo was excelent driver and know many things around the road, his colleague Avana, was also perfect. Both of them doing the best for us and give as many very good advices for traveling in Madagascar. Very nice was Baobab Alley, Kirindy reservation, fishing village in Morondava and very adveture road trip from Tana to Morondava And back. Both of them belongs big thank you for everything during the way...-:). Michal And Jana.

Our guides - Sata and Mitsinjo - were excellent! We saw SO much of Madagascar on this trip! The accommodations were more than 5-stars and everything was absolutely great! I highly recommend!

Nelson was absolutely amazing, very knowledgeable and tailored the perfect tour for us according to our wishes. Also a super funny and friendly guide. Can 100% recommend!!!

Super nice excursion in a fantastic setting! A wonderful experience that was perfectly organized and designed! The food was excellent!

Nice guide, pleasant boat ride despite some waves, food was also provided.