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Madagascar’s main draw is undoubtedly
the extraordinary wildlife, much of which is
endemic. However, the island is also a treasure
trove for those interested in geology, with its
vestiges of the Triassic and Jurassic eras. This
journey takes in some of Madagascar’s most
spectacular landscapes and visits national
parks teeming with exotic wildlife.
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Overnight flight from London (regional
connections available) to Antananarivo, via
Nairobi, with Kenya Airways. (N)
Transfer to the Palissandre Hotel & Spa for a 2-night stay. Welcome dinner at your hotel in
Morning visit to Ambohimanga. Afternoon city
tour in vintage cars. (B, L, D)
Transfer to the airport for a flight to
Morondava. On arrival, transfer to Relais du
Kirindy for overnight stay. Afternoon and night
wildlife walks in the Kirindy forest in search
of lemurs, endemic birdlife and Madagascar’s
largest carnivore – the fossa. (B, L, D)
This morning drive to Bemaraha and stay 2
nights at the Olympe de Bemaraha (or similar).
Afternoon visit to Petit Tsingy. Visit the Great
Tsingy section of Bemaraha National Park and
explore the labyrinth of dramatic limestone
rock formations, spires and caves, searching
for lemurs and local birdlife. Also visit the
Manambolo river gorge. (B, L, D)
Drive back to Morondava for an overnight stay
at the Palissandre Côte Ouest. You may reach
the Alleé des Baobabs in time to watch the sun
set over the picturesque landscape. (B, D)
Fly back to Antananarivo. Afternoon tour including the Musée de la Photo, which
showcases some extraordinary images relating
to the history of Madagascar. Overnight at the
Palissandre Hotel & Spa. (B, D)
Head east to the rainforest region of Madagascar
and spend 2 nights at the Andasibe Hotel.
Evening walk in Analamazaotra, in search
of nocturnal wildlife. Spend a day within the
Mantadia National Park, a primary forest home
to several species of lemur including the indri,
one of the largest lemur species and a wide
variety of endemic bird species. (B, L, D)
Morning visit to Analamazaotra Special Reserve
and reforestation project, with further wildlife
spotting. Other lemur species which may be
spotted include the common brown lemur
and the grey bamboo lemur. Later, drive back
to Antananarivo for a farewell dinner and
overnight at the Relais des Plateaux. (B, D)
Transfer to the airport and fly to London, via
Nairobi, with Kenya Airways. (N)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
These small group tours have been specially created
for solo travellers. Benefits include single
occupancy of double / twin rooms as standard
and at sensible prices, plus the company of
like-minded travellers. View the complete
This tour involves forest walks
and some long, dusty drives over rough terrain,
and is therefore suited to the hardier traveller.
We suggest extending your stay to relax after
For a price quote based on alternative accommodation standards, to discuss flight options or to tailor this itinerary, please call to speak with a Cox & Kings consultant or
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