11 days in Madagascar Itinerary

11 days in Madagascar Itinerary

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Fly
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Nosy Be
— 2 nights
Fly
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Antananarivo
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Andasibe
— 3 nights
Drive
4
Morondava
— 2 nights
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Nosy Be — 2 nights

Perfume Island

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.
You've now added Oceane's Dream to your itinerary. On the 23rd (Fri), see some colorful creatures with Oceane's Dream and then head off the coast to Nosy Sakatia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Lokobe Nature Special Reserve and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mont Passot.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Nosy Be is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Amsterdam to Nosy Be. When traveling from Amsterdam in September, plan for much warmer days in Nosy Be, with highs around 36°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can catch the flight to Antananarivo.
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Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors
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Antananarivo — 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Ambohimanga, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Catholique d Andohalo, and then step into the grandiose world of Rova - Le Palais de la Reine. On the next day, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Tsimbazaza Zoo and then walk around Lemurs' Park.

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Traveling by flight from Nosy Be to Antananarivo takes 4 hours. Traveling from Nosy Be in September, things will get slightly colder in Antananarivo: highs are around 28°C and lows about 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can go by car to Andasibe.
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Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks
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Andasibe — 3 nights

When you take a trip to Andasibe, you'll discover a protected rainforest in eastern Madagascar.
On the 27th (Tue), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Andasibe-Mantadia National Park. On your second day here, take a peaceful walk through Analamazaotra Special Reserve and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Vakona Private Reserve.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Andasibe trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Antananarivo to Andasibe in 4.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to drive to Morondava.
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Side Trip
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Morondava — 2 nights

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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): take a peaceful walk through Kirindy Forest Morondava Madagascar. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Avenue of the Baobabs and then take a tour by water with Nofy-Be Sailing & Diving Madagascar.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Morondava trip builder app.

Traveling by car from Andasibe to Morondava takes 14 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.
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Madagascar travel guide

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Nature & Parks · National Parks · Scuba & Snorkeling
Red Island
Madagascar deserves its reputation as a nature lover's paradise--around 5 percent of the world's plant and animal species are endemic to this island. Lemurs and rainforests, karst landscapes and rich red soil steal the headlines and remain among tops reasons to take a trip to Madagascar. The cultural diversity of the population also provides plenty of intrigue and interest, with distinctive ceremonies, unusual sports, and a varied cuisine all highlights of active, enriching Madagascan itineraries.
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