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10 Days Tsiribihina River Trip and Wildlife Tour in Madagascar

Central Hotel, Antananarivo, Madagascar

Amazing Madagascar Wildlife Tour

Madagascar is the fourth largest island in the world, and certainly one of the most amazing and varied regions. For your stay in Madagascar, Madagascar Tropic Voyage can show you exceptional landscapes that will captivate you with fauna and flora of incomparable richness and diversity.

Key information

  • Group and private safari possible, rates will vary depending on this.
  • Children are allowed to participate under the supervision of a parent or guardian.
  • Starting and ending point: Antananarivo
  • Language: English-speaking guide
  • All park fees are included

Highlights

  • The Tsiribihina River trip
  • Admire the cascade Anosin’Ampela
  • Visit Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park, Kirindy Reserve
  • Opportunity to see varieties of birds, chameleons, and lemur
  • Opportunity to spot Fossa, carnivorous mammal endemic to Madagascar
  • See the Sacred Baobab and the Lover Baobabs
  • Transportation in 4WD vehicle
  • 9 nights accommodation

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7 activity days
Airport transfer included: Ivato International Airport
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Accommodation

Accommodations will be in comfortable middle-range hotels with breakfast. However, the hotels can be shifted into top-range ones if needed and so is the price. You will also experience sleeping in tents for two nights.

Program

Day 1: Arrival in Antananarivo

Reception at the airport and transfer to the hotel. Dinner and overnight at the Central Hotel or similar.

Day 2: Antananarivo - Miandrivazo (390 kilometers, approximately 8 hours)

Early departure from the capital to reach Miandrivazo. On the road to Antsirabe “The City of Water”, you’ll enjoy the beautiful scenery of the highlands, rice terraces, and the traditional houses typical of Merina Tribe. Then, you’ll take the National Road 34 direction to the Western part of Madagascar.

During this part of the trip, you’ll admire the beauty of the desert landscape. Once arrived, check-in at the hotel before you present yourself to the local authorities for the sake of formalities. Dinner and overnight at the Princesse Tsiribihina or similar.

Days 3 - 4: Down the Tsiribihina River

Transfer to Masiakampy after breakfast, which begins your first day one the famous Tsiribihina River with a motorboat crossing a wonderful landscape. You will see many varieties of birds and chameleons, as well as a species of lemur fulvus, come to drink at the riverside.

Lunch goes along the shore under the mango trees. After that, you continue to the waterfall of Anosin’Ampela, where you can take a bath down the natural waterfall. After an eventful day, a good night's rest is required. Dinner and overnight in the tent.

After breakfast, you begin the second day of the descent. Passage through the gorges of Bemaraha allows you to contemplate the beautiful scenery by visiting the village of Begidro where you can discover the daily life of the villagers. Dinner and overnight in the tent.

Day 5: Tsiribihina - Belo Sur Tsiribihina - Bekopaka

After breakfast, you’ll continue your descent of Tsiribihina River. This is your last day on the pirogue. According to your chance, you may see turtles, bats, and crocodiles during this crossing. Once in Belo, you leave the boat and aboard the 4WD car to join Belo-sur-Tsiribihina.

Lunch and then head to Bekopaka. Dinner and overnight at the Olympe du Bemaraha or similar.

Day 6: Visit of Tsingy de Bemahara National Park

This day will be entirely dedicated to the discovery of the spectacular Tsingy de Bemaraha, which are now classified as world heritage sites by UNESCO. Early in the morning, you will fill up with energy and then go for a one-hour 4x4 track to the Tsingy gates.

During these 17 kilometers, you will sublimate in front of the landscape of the center-west of the Big Island. Different circuits will be proposed to you namely the Great Tsingy: Ranotsara and Andamozavaky or the circuit that combines the two called Broadway; the Small Tsingy. The circuit Manambolobe combines an excursion aboard a local wooden pirogue along the impressive gorge and trekking.

During this tour, you can visit caves made of limestone formations and at the end of the trek, enjoy the panoramic view of the Tsingy and the Manambolo River. Overnight at the same hotel.

Day 7: Bekopaka - Belo - Kirindy (150 kilometers, approximately 5.5 hours)

After breakfast, a departure from Bekopaka to join the forest station of Kirindy. You’ll make a stop at Belo-Sur-Tsiribihina for lunch. Then, you’ll continue the trip. You’ll do a night visit of the forest to meet many nocturnal species of the reserve. Overnight at Le Relais du Kirindy or similar.

Day 8: Visit of Kirindy Reserve - Morondava (70 kilometers, approximately 1.5 hours)

After breakfast, you’ll start a visit to the forest station, a tourist center dedicated to nature lovers. During the expedition, you can see the famous carnivore called “Fosa”. Then you take the track to Morondava.

On the road, you’ll discover the legendary Sacred Baobab and the Lover Baobabs. You’ll then go through to the Alley of the Baobabs to admire an amazing sunset in this magical place. Dinner and overnight at the Trecicogne Hotel or similar.

Day 9: Morondava - Antananarivo (660 kilometers, approximately 11 hours)

Early departure from Morondava and drive back to Antananarivo. Have a lunch break in Mandoto and then you’ll continue the trip. Upon arrival, the staff will accompany you to the Central Hotel or similar.

Day 10: Antananarivo - home country

Transfer to the airport according to your international flight schedule. End of the services.

Location

This wildlife tour takes place in Madagascar. The fourth-largest island in the world, Madagascar has inherited the curious footprint spread over 1600 kilometers from north to south, with a circumference around 5000 kilometers, and anchored 400 kilometers from the African coast.

To the east, stretches a coastal strip with omnipresent, lush tropical vegetation with innumerable species. The western slope includes two large sedimentary basins, has vast limestone plateaus like that of Bemaraha, or sandstone like Isalo. If the North is a little recast, all regions in the South where the sun reigns supreme nature have adapted a unique plant environment, the bush.

Food

Daily breakfast is provided during your stay at hotels. A full board meal plan will be offered during the Tsiribihina trip.

The following meals are included:

  • Breakfast

The following dietary requirement(s) are served and/or catered for:

  • Regular (typically includes meat and fish)
If you have special dietary requirements it's a good idea to communicate it to the organiser when making a reservation

What's included

  • Private 4WD car with driver and fuel during the whole trip
  • English-speaking tour guide
  • 9 nights accommodation with breakfast
  • All transfers from the airport – hotel
  • Visit fees and local guide in the reserves and the national parks
  • Private motorboat
  • Taxes at the authorities
  • Full board during the Tsiribihina trip
  • Camping equipment
  • Ferry boat

What's not included

  • Meals in the restaurant ''dinner and lunch''
  • Drinks and mineral water during the tour
  • Personal insurance
  • Tips, extras
  • Domestic and international flight

How to get there

Recommended Airports

Airport: Ivato International Airport Airport transfer included: Ivato International Airport No additional charges. You can request this in the next step.

Cancellation Policy

  • A reservation requires a deposit of 30% of the total price.
  • The deposit is non-refundable, if the booking is cancelled.
  • The rest of the payment should be paid on arrival.
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Free for children under 5 years old, 5-10 year-old children have to pay 50% of the price, while 10-15 year-old children are given a discount of 20%. Children older than 15 years old should pay 100%.

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