Lemurs and white sand beaches
Cost based on September 2018
The tour cost is based on a private group of 3 pax
- All transfers airport / hotel and hotel / airport,
- Lodging and meals as per itinerary
- Vehicle and guide for the portion of the tour on the mainland.
- Entrance fees and local guides in parks on the two islands, Lemuria Land,
- Excursions mentioned in the program,
- International flights
- Lunch on day 1 and day 7
- Personal items
- Gratuities and tips
- Travel and medical insurance
- Visa costs
Day 01 : Antananarivo
DAY 02 : Nosy Be.
After your breakfast we transfer you to the airport for the domestic flight to Nosy Be. Arrival in Nosy Be, meet and greet at the port and transfer to the hotel for check-in. Nosy Be is famous for its perfumed plant, Ylang Ylang, but also for its beautiful sandy beaches... a true paradise. The island is situated on the North-west coast of Madagascar and is characterized by hills, valleys, plantations of sugar cane, fragrant flower bushes and some primary forests. Free lunch Overnight to VANILA HOTEL
Day 03 : Nosy Be
- visit a traditional ylang-ylang distillery and Lemur island to discover the endemic fauna of Madagascar … lemurs, reptiles, chameleons, crocodiles and lézards, etc.
- visit the sacred tree, a big banyan tree, which is more than 200 years old.
- visit the local markets that offer fresh vegetables, spices, fruit and Malagasy handcraft Picnic lunch
Day 04 : Nosy Be
Today you depart by boat to the islands of Nosy Komba known as the lemur island, and Nosy Tanikely (small land) which is a marine reserve. On Nosy Komba you will visit the fisherman’s village and the lemur reserve for a chance to view these curious creatures. From here you proceed to Nosy Tanikely, a small island situated about 40 minutes by boat from Nosy Komba. This is an underwater reserve with multi-coloured coral reefs just a few meters below the surface. It is one of the best snorkelling sites in the area, though there is no need to be an experienced diver to observe the colourful spectacle. (snorkelling costs optional). Picnic lunch. Return to the hotel late afternoon. Overnight to VANILA HOTEL
Day 05: Nosy Be
After breakfast, departure on traditional canoe to visit Lokobe reserve. Through mangrove forest Authentic Nosy Be, wild Nosy Be, this excursion allows to discover the other face of Nosy Be and to commune with the surrounding nature. Last primary forest of the island, with numerous variety shows of healing and endemic plants of Madagascar and trees millenniums. Treasure hunt in forest to awaken the senses and create synergies. Pic nic lunch Back to hotel at the end of afternoon Overnight to VANILA HOTEL
Day 06: NOSY BE
Breakfast at hotel and then departure for the excursion to Iranja Island. The attraction of Nosy Iranja lies in the beauty of the place; it consists of two islands that are connected by a 1km white sandbank totally submerged at high tide. The largest island is home to a fishing village where you can enjoy a wonderful seafood buffet. The second island is a private island accessible only at low tide and is home to a hotel. A tip, go for a drink at the bar, chat with the staff and if you know how to do it you'll be able to show them the back of the island ... and ... its turtle nests! And with luck you will attend a birth . Pic nic lunch Overnight to VANILA HOTEL
Day 07: NOSY BE
Morning discovery and afternoon relax ... Nosy Sakatia is certainly the most authentic island of Nosy Be (protected and classified by the Ministry of the Environment). Accompanied by a local guide, discover the interior of the island during an hour and a half ride: old flamboyant, coffee, pepper, vanilla, traveler's tree, pineapple, cashew, mango, jackfruit, guava, eucalyptus, raffia, orchids, medicinal plants, etc . The culture and traditional activities of the island's inhabitants (rituals and customs, beliefs and legends), fishermen and farmers invite you to share their daily life with the rhythm of a generous and respected nature. For your enjoyment, you will end the day on a private beach; a true corner of paradise and tranquility. Lunch feet in the water in the shade of coconut trees, possibility of snorkeling. Kayaks and beach games are at your disposal as well as a massage and relaxation area. Pic nic lunch Overnight to VANILA HOTEL
Day 08: NOSY BE
Day 09:NOSY BE- Anatananarivo
Day 10 : Antananarivo
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