15 days in Madagascar Itinerary

15 days in Madagascar Itinerary

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15 days in Madagascar Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam
Fly:  22​h
1
Nosy Be
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  1​h 15​min
2
Antsiranana (Diego Suarez)
— 3 nights
Fly + taxi:  5​h 15​min
3
Andasibe
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  4​h 15​min
4
Morondava
— 1 night
Fly:  1​h 30​min
5
Antananarivo
— 4 nights
Fly:  21​h 15​min
End: Amsterdam

3
nights
Nosy Be

The island of Nosy Be, off the coast of Madagascar, remains the country's premier beach getaway renowned for its tranquil ambience, pristine shoreline, and year-round warm weather.
Nosy Be is known for wildlife, nature, parks, zoos & aquariums, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, head off the coast to Nosy Fanihy, ride a horse along Ambaro Ranch, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mont Passot.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Nosy Be trip simple and quick.

Amsterdam, Holland to Nosy Be is an approximately 22-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Amsterdam to Nosy Be is 2 hours. Traveling from Amsterdam in May, things will get warmer in Nosy Be: highs are around 36°C and lows about 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Antsiranana (Diego Suarez).

Things to do in Nosy Be

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Nosy Sakatia ©
Nosy Sakatia
Nosy Fanihy ©
Nosy Fanihy

3
nights
Antsiranana (Diego Suarez)

Antsiranana (Diego Suarez) ©
On a trip to Antsiranana, a sleepy port town in Madagascar's northernmost province, you can enjoy the laid-back atmosphere of its streets, lined with quaint colonial-era buildings and colorful marketplaces.
Antsiranana (Diego Suarez) is known for parks, adventure, trails, outdoors, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around Tsingy Rouge Park, try to win big at Grand Cercle de Diego, stroll through Les Trois Baies, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Montagne des Francais.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Antsiranana (Diego Suarez) journey builder app .

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Nosy Be to Antsiranana (Diego Suarez) in 1.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Andasibe.

Things to do in Antsiranana (Diego Suarez)

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Les Trois Baies ©
Les Trois Baies
Mer D'Emeraude ©
Mer D'Emeraude
Montagne des Francais ©
Montagne des Francais

2
nights
Andasibe

Andasibe ©
When you take a trip to Andasibe, you'll discover a protected rainforest in eastern Madagascar.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Andasibe-Mantadia National Park (Reserve of Perinet). Keep things going the next day: delve into the lush surroundings at Analamazaotra Special Reserve and then stroll through Vakona Private Reserve.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Andasibe journey planning tool .

Do a combination of flight and taxi from Antsiranana (Diego Suarez) to Andasibe in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to Morondava.

Things to do in Andasibe

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Vakona Private Reserve ©
Vakona Private Reserve
Analamazaotra Special Reserve ©
Analamazaotra Special Reserve

1
night
Morondava

Morondava ©
Known for its iconic road lined with ancient Baobab trees, the sleepy coastal village of Morondava serves as a popular base for travelers looking to explore the national parks and nature reserves of Madagascar.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): delve into the lush surroundings at Kirindy Forest Morondava Madagascar and then stroll through Avenue of the Baobabs.

To find photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Morondava online tour itinerary builder .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Andasibe to Morondava takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel to Antananarivo.

Things to do in Morondava

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Avenue of the Baobabs ©
Avenue of the Baobabs
Kirindy Forest Morondava Madagascar ©

4
nights
Antananarivo

Antananarivo ©
Surrounded by verdant rice paddies, Madagascar's capital and the country's commercial and cultural hub, Antananarivo boasts a rich history and heritage, evident in its numerous historic buildings, colonial-era neighborhoods, and archaeological museums.
Antananarivo is known for zoos & aquariums, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: meet the residents at Lemurs' Park, take an in-depth tour of Musee de la Photographie de Madagascar, explore the historical opulence of Rova - Le Palais de la Reine, and get to know the resident critters at Tsimbazaza Zoo.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Antananarivo travel site .

Traveling by flight from Morondava to Antananarivo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in May, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Antananarivo

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites
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Lemurs' Park ©
Lemurs' Park
Ambohimanga ©
Ambohimanga
Rova - Le Palais de la Reine ©
Rova - Le Palais de la Reine

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