Baobab Discovery Lemur Tours

12 days 11 nights

Price per traveler : $375

HIGHTLIGHTS:

– Lemurs

– Geyser/fall

– Baobab avenue

– Chameleon

– Landscape

– Kirindy forest

– Andasibe national Park

– Nocturnal visit

Transportation: four-wheel drive or mini Van

Itinerary

Antananarivo –Ampefy-Antsirabe –Morondava –Antsirabe –Andasibe –Antananarivo

Day 01 Antananarivo transfer

Transfer from the international airport. Our representative will welcome you at the

airport and enjoy your transfer to your Hotel

Overnight at the Hotel ( Breakfast included)

Day 02 Antananarivo -Ampefy 120KM approx. 2hrs

Today we drive to Ampefy located to the Western of the city.Ampefy is municipality In Madagascar ,it belong to the district of Soavinandriana which is part of Itasy

region .Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The

majority 91%of the population are farmers.

Afternoon free leisure for a walk

Overnight at the lodge

Day 03 – Ampefy.

Today after the breakfast we start the visit to the Chute de la Lily.

Ampefy is located in the Western part of Antananarivo, Madagascar. It is characterized by stunning waterfalls. From 26 meter high, the fall is from an old volcanic crater. What a beautiful sight in a little farmer village.
And don’t miss the Analavory Geyser. The spring of water is rich in sulfur. You can also soak in the muddy bath near the Geyser to unwind and relax, or treat your joint pain, rheumatoid arthritis and even some skin ailments. You can also get a Clay massage before taking a shower in the pleasant Geyser spring. This journey will make your vacation pleasurable and relaxing.

Day 04 –Ampefy- Antsirabe

After breakfast we reach to Antsirabe ,along the way we drive through the country

side we can have a beautiful landscape very nice sceneries.

Antsirabe , the city of VICHY with the mineral water from the ground ,It’s the

second city of economic of Madagascar .Some main industries is in this place, we

can have time to visit so see This is the city where the Moroccan king Mohamed v was exiled in 1955

you should have a quick stop to its former palace which is now” Hotel des Thermes”

Overnight at Plumeria hotel or similar

Day 05 Antsirabe –Morondava 500km approx.11hrs

Today we drive to Morondava on the this road N°34 we ‘ll drive to Menabe region (All Red) the ground in this part of the Island is very dry and really red .You ‘ll amazed by the scenery and we take lunch to Miandrivazo on the halfway then we continue to Morondava .After this long drive we can relax to you lodge.

Overnight at Baobab café or similar

(Breakfast included)

Day 06 Morondava

After breakfast we’ll drive to Kirindy Forest. Kirindy Forest is on 60km from Morondava on the North with bumpy road passing by the baobab avenue . Kirindy forest it’s a dry deciduous area where the famous Fossa inhabits. The Fossa is a solitary and elusive predator of the lemur and other animals. This kind of animal between dog and fox they can climb on trees, jump and run to fast .Fossa were the villains in the animated film Madagascar. It’s famous place also to see the smallest lemur on the Earth called Madame Berth Mouse Lemur and other animal can be seen (birds and reptile…) After the visit drive back to Morondava and stop to Baobab avenue for the sun set then drive to the hotel Safari.

Overnight at the lodge (Breakfast included)

Day 07 Morondava

Free leisure to the beaches or you can visit the fishermen village called Betania very nice village.

Overnight at the lodge (Breakfast included)

Day 08 Morondava –Antsirabe 500Km

After the breakfast drive back to Antsirabe lunch on the way or to Miandrivazo . We will get to Antsirabe at the nightfall.

Overnight at hotel (Breakfast included)

Day 09 Antsirabe –Andasibe 310km

Today we’ll drive to Andasibe National park to the Eastern side of the country. The numerous fruits and vegetable stalls will show that is a very fertile land region and you will have the opportunity to witness locals working field.

On the halfway after passing close by the city of Antananarivo we‘ll have a stop to the reptile farm to see some species of chameleons, Tenrek, frogs and snakes…

Night walk to VOIMMA. On our arrival in Andasibe and after the checking, the local guide will take us for the night walk throughout the forest. It’s focusing to see some nocturnal species of lemur and chameleon ….The local people wanted to manage their land on their own again and be a part of ecosystem in this area.

Overnight at Andasibe hotel or similar (Breakfast included)

Day 10 Visit Andasibe National Park

Mantadia National Park

After breakfast, let’s visit Mantadia National Park. From 14km of Andasibe village and dirty road, a primary forest .  Around 108 species of birds are known in the Park. This hike requires medium to good physical conditions with steep and dense slopes. The hike lasts 03 hours and within the primary forest you will discover the famous Black and white Ruffed lemur, Red bellied lemur, Common Brown Lemur …,

The park is home to endemic birds like Scally Ground Roller, Pitta Like Ground Roller. It’s also a kingdom of orchids Cymbidiellas falcigera and Bulbophyllum Ameleni are the most.

After the visit drive back to the lodge. Don’t miss the visit of Andasibe village where we can see the lifestyle of the local people of Andasibe.

In the evening for the night walk with your private guide we’ll spot the smallest lemur called mouse lemur and other species of chameleon. There, people wanted to manage their land on their own again and be part of ecotourism in this area. After the visit drive back to the lodge

Overnight at Andasibe hotel or similar (Breakfast included)

Day 11 Andasibe visit

Perinet Reserve After the breakfast with your private local guide will join us for the visit of the park .The park of Andasibe is a rain forest very famous for the biodiversity of the fauna and the flora14 species of lemurs can be found. Rain forest you ‘l l have opportunity to photograph the largest lemur of Madagascar called Indri-indri. Anticipate Opportunities for some incredible macro photography, some others species such as Common Brown Lemurs, birds can be seen during your visit of half day .After the visit we ‘ll go back to the lodge for lunch.

Visit the Vakona Reserve

In the afternoon we ‘ll visit the Island of lemur where you can have an occasion to see and close up .Surrounded of fresh water Vakona reserve is an artificial island.

Some species of lemur can be seen in this Island as Eastern Bamboo Lemur, Common Brown Lemur, Black and White Ruffed Lemur….

Overnight at Andasibe hotel or similar (Breakfast included)

Day 12 Andasibe –Antananarivo 135km approx 3 hrs

After breakfast we’ll drive back to Antananarivo , If time allows we’ll explore the souvenir marketplace before our transfer to the airport.

END OF OUR SERVICE

The Quotation includes:

– Entrance and guiding fees when visiting site or parks listed in the itineraries

– Rental private air conditioned vehicles /gas and insurance of the cars

– Overnight stays in the hotels listed or equivalent

– Listed meals

– The driver s guide s per diem for the duration of the above rental

– All taxes /one bottle of drinking water per person per day

– Warranty of that a replacement car will be provide in case of non-repairable breakdown

 

The quotation excludes:

– International airfare

– Personal travel insurance

– Personal expense

– Other activities are not scheduled in the program

Information tour: This tour is available whole year except for Kirindy Park, which is not available during the raining season because of floodings.

To tailor this tour, contact us. Booking can be made up to 3 months before your arrival.