Here are important Cities and Attractions to fill your program , to have the best combination during your stay in Madagascar :
DIEGO-SUAREZ & NOSY-BE:
On the northern tip of Madagascar, Diego Suarez is unique due to the meeting between the Mozambique Channel and the Indian Ocean which has offered its beautiful bays, the realm of water sports. Its mountains, Red Tsingy, the Ankarana National Park ( Tsingy Rary). Ambanja city known by cocoa and Ylang-ylang plantation. To Nosy Be,an archipelago, rich in biodiversity; both marine and terrestrial. All this with the population’s warm welcomes , the local culture and authentic tradition.
The Flower’s City, also has its Tourist interest such as Cirque Rouge, Anjohibe Caves, Ankarafantsika National Park. Birds Lovers will find also their happiness in the region of Majunga.
TAMATAVE & STE-MARIE:
From the Capital through Moramanga and Andasibe Mantadia National Park. A small detour to Manambato and his beautiful lakes.We arrive in Tamatave, by canoe in the Pangalanes channel.
Here we are not far from one small paradisiacal Tropic Island with lush vegetation, beautiful beaches, even seafood cure and other many activities to be discovered; it is “Saint Marie” island.
semi-precious gems , its hand crafts. The city is surrounded of ancient volcanoes and volcanic lakes, and then he has a famous thermal center. You can attend Exhumation ceremonies during the months of the austral winter.
is famous for the arts in wood carving and marquetry. It is also the access to go to the "Zafimaniry", a Betsileo sub-tribe, classified World Heritage by UNESCO for their culture and way of life. A visit which offers a beautiful hike.
traveling by train 170 km away From Fianarantsoa to Manakara , unique on the Island,, about 8 hours of travel. National Park of Isalo and Ranomafana, respectively known for its lemurs and their typical vegetation.
The Andringitra National park offers a delight for walkers: beautiful views, rising “the pic Boby”, 2658 m height, the first summit accessible in Madagascar. Ambalavao village with vineyards and the Antemoro papers fabric.
Known by the Tsingy Bemaraha National Park, classified World Heritage by UNESCO in 1990, the seventh wonder of the world by its cathedrals carved limestone. Also The Baobabs Alley, natural monument is not far from Morondava.
WOODEN CANOE TRIP :
East Coast: 1 or more days on the Pangalanes Channel to discover its lush vegetation and small villages along the Coast
West Coast: three days on Tsiribihina river in a wild nature, rich in flora and fauna, discovering the lives of people in remote areas. Bivouac on Anosinampela cascades.
SOUTH WEST COASTS (in 4WD car) :
From Morandava to Tulear. Tulear to Fort Dauphin, a succession of beautiful beaches that seem completely lost in another world. The track is sometimes difficult, but places are paradisiac for those who love the beach, relaxation and rest in villages like Belo sur Mer, Salary, Itampolo, Lavanono.
Also , Ifaty and Anakao are easily accessible from Tuléar.