Eastern part of Madagascar: The biodiversity realm

Start: Antananarivo Finish: Antananarivo

Visiting: Antananarivo, Andasibe, Manambato, Toamasina, Nosy Boraha


Duration: 9 Nights

Physical rating: Low

Special diets catered: Vegetarians, Vegans, Kosher

Tour Operator: Bio D Island

Group size: 2 - 12

Age range: 3-80


Prices From: $1964

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Tour Overview

You will discover mind-boggling spots such as : – the Reserve Peyrieras and its chameleons, geckos, butterflies, aquatic plants, … – the Vakona and islets with tamed lemurs – the Analamazaotra Special Reserve and the largest of the lemurs, medicinal plants, – the Pangalanes Canal aboard a riverboat – Sainte Marie island , the second most visited island of Madagascar.

Places You'll See

Countries:
Sainte Marie

Itinerary

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icon Day 1 : Antananarivo

Location: Antananarivo

Accommodation: Hotel

Meals: Dinner

Pick up at Ivato airport and transfer to the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.

icon Day 2 : Andasibe National Park

Location: Andasibe

Accommodation: Hotel

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Departure towards Andasibe. Stop at Marozevo for a visit of the exotic park Peyrieras which is the paradise of chameleons, geckos, butterflies, crocodiles, lemurs, snakes, but also aquatic plants. In the afternoon, visit of the Vakona private reserve : discovery of some tamed lemurs widespread throughout the sparsed islets. Overnight at the hotel. Included: Breakfast and Dinner.

icon Day 3 : Andasibe-National Park

Location: Andasibe

Accommodation: Hotel

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

In the morning, visit of the special reserve of Analamazaotra, where you can observe a great diversity of fauna and flora, including Indri indri which has several features : it is the largest and the most noisy lemurs. The indri is also interesting due to the fact that it has no tail and above all, it is monogamous. In all, 12 species of lemurs live in this reserve, including the tawny lemur. Free afternoon. Overnight at the hotel. Included: Breakfast and Dinner..

icon Day 4 : Manambato

Location: Manambato

Accommodation: Hotel

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Early departure for Manambato, then transfer by boat to cross the Rasoabe Lake, heading to Ankanin'ny Nofy. In the afternoon, guided tour of the private reserve "Palmarium" which houses different species of lemurs, endemic reptiles, amphibians, but also a wide variety of flora such as orchid or "nepenthes" which is a carnivorous plant. Night visit of the private palmarium reserve, to observe the rare "aye-aye" which is an endangered specy of nocturnal lemur. Overnight at the hotel. Included: Breakfast and Dinner

icon Day 5 : Toamasina

Location: Toamasina

Accommodation: Hotel

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Navigation on the Pangalanes Canal to Tamatave. Discovery of lush vegetation along the canal . Transfer to the hotel after the arrival at the river port. In the afternoon, visit of the city which the port is the largest in Madagascar. Overnight at the hotel. Included: Breakfast and Dinner.

icon Day 6 : Sainte Marie

Location: Nosy Boraha

Accommodation: Hotel

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Transfer to the port of Soanieran'Ivongo, then embarkment aboard a boat to reach Sainte Marie (Nosy Boraha), one of the most popular destinations in Madagascar. Reception and transfer to the hotel. Spend an unforgettable holiday on an authentic island, in this place that offers all the opportunities that a traveler looking for a total change of scenery aspires: whale safari (July to September), whale festival (July), diving centers, expedition in primitive forests, magnificent beaches, water sports, etc ... Free afternoon. Overnight at the hotel. Included: Breakfast and Dinner.

icon Day 7 : Sainte Marie

Location: Nosy Boraha

Accommodation: Hotel

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Free stay at Sainte Marie. Possibility to go sightseeing. Overnight at the hotel. Included: Breakfast and Dinner.

icon Day 8 : Sainte Marie

Location: Nosy Boraha

Accommodation: Hotel

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Free stay at Sainte Marie. Possibility to go sightseeing. Overnight at the hotel. Included: Breakfast and Dinner.

icon Day 9 : Antananarivo

Location: Antananarivo

Accommodation: Hotel

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Transfer to Sainte-Marie airport and return flight to Antananarivo. Reception and transfer to the hotel. Overnight at the hotel. Included: Breakfast and Dinner. * Domestic flight Sainte-Marie - Antananarivo (between 150 euros and 250 euros) is not included in the tour price . You can book the flight yourself on https://tsaradia.com/ if you have a Mastercard or Visa Card.

icon Day 10 : Antananarivo

Location: Antananarivo

Accommodation: Hotel

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Visit of the craft market of the dike. Transfer to the airport for return international flight. Included: Breakfast.

What's Included

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    Meals – Half Board

    *Dinner only on the 1st day, and breakfast only on the last day

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    Entrance Fees

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    All Domestic Transportation (including internal flights)

    - Air conditioned vehicle (4WD or mini coach depending on the number of the participants) - Internal flights are EXCLUDED

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    Accommodation

    Accommodation in 2- or 3-star hotels in general

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    Airport Transfers at Destination

    All airport transfers are included

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    Local Taxes

What's Not Included

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    - Day 9 domestic flight Sainte-Marie - Antananarivo (between 150 euros and 250 euros) is not included in the tour price. You can book the flight yourself on https://tsaradia.com/ if you have a Mastercard or Visa Card.

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    Country Entry Visas

    35 euros

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    Tipping and Gratuities

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    International Travel

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Dates & Availability

Sunday May 16, 2021

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Sunday Jun 06, 2021

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Sunday Jun 20, 2021

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12

$1964.36

Sunday Jul 04, 2021

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9

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12

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Sunday Jul 18, 2021

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Sunday Aug 01, 2021

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12

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Sunday Aug 15, 2021

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12

$1964.36