18 DAYS ROAD TOUR - MADAGASCAR
From Antananarivo to the ledge of the sapphire and the city of southern sun
Madagascar a land less travelled, with amazing landscapes, astonishing culture and history. The city Antananarivo (meaning city of the thousand) lies in a centre of the island, held back in time beneath the 12 secret hills, its significant the influence by its French colonial masters is evident. The distinctiveness of this island will leave you in admiration.
Lets take you on a journey of 18 days to discover Madagascar. The RN 7 is not only a road; it is a vital link to the high plateau population. Along the 940 km, you will discover the whole diversity of the island: agricultural landscapes, rice fields, mountain ranges, grassy Savannah, and villages with busy markets...You will love it!”. Make Madagascar your next adventure.
THE RN7 (National Road N°7)
Day 1 - 4: Antananarivo | City Tour | Twelve Sacred Hills
Discover Antananarivo “The City of the Thousand”, from the twelve sacred hills to the reign of kings. You will take a look at the history by visiting the "Blue Hill" the King's Palace also known as Abohimanga .Take a city walk to discover the best of Antananarivo.
Day 5 - 8: Malagasy Vichy | Antsirabe | Zafimaniry Land | Fianarantsoa
Embark on the road to Antsirabe to the local craftsmen, also famous for local handmade sweets, Zebu horns and embroidery. Visit the famous Zebu markets. Visit the old city of Fianarantosoa and Lab-shop of Pierrot men well known Malagasy photographer
Day 9- 14: Ranohira | South Madagascar | Boulevard of Baoboa
Head South of Madagascar to encounter with "white and black striped lemurs" of the south. Drive through the drier landscapes through the endless savannas. Walk through the villages of Ikalala among the boa-boa trees and discover the ledge of the sapphire
Day 15 -17: Antananarivo | Andasibe | Tsaratanana
Head back to Antananarivo and transfer to Andasibe. Lead the track to the Forest to trek the Lemurs of the west. You will have a chance to see the "Fussa" Lemurs of the night.
Day 18: Head back to Antananarivo | Transfer to Airport
Early departure from Andasibe to Antananarivo (3 hour journey). We will have lunch and visit Tsaratanana, an eco-village at 5 km from the airport
End of tour
NB: For climatic or conjectural reasons, the stages and visits of this itinerary can be modified.
Price: $5950 person sharing
The Price Includes
The Accommodation and breakfast.
Dinner, except during Day 10 and 11.
Lunches and picnics.
A vehicle with driver
Driver’s food and accommodation
All transfers airport-hotel and hotel-airport.
Visits of mentioned sites, parks and reserves
entrance tickets and guides)
A bottle of water/person / day.
Air Madagascar Internal flight (Tulear-Antananarivo)
Whats NOT included
Medical and travel insurances
Personal stuff and tips
Anything that not mentioned in “The price include”