The Eastern discovery

Highlights:

› The butterflies and the chameleons of the Mandraka farm

› Visit of the Andasibe National park:
Get in touch with the Indri lemurs, the largest of the lemur species and hear its eerie wail;
Endemic wildlife and lush rainforests
Nocturnal visit of the reserve;

› Endemic fauna and flora of the private palmarium park in Akanin Ny Nofy:
Palm trees , orchids, reptiles and different species of lemurs

› Boat leisure on the Pangalanes channel;
Typical villages and its people along the channel

› The city of Tamatave and its architecture

› The beautiful beach of Ste Marie







The Eastern region will show you part of the highland with its deforested hills before taking you into the remnant lush evergreen rainforest to encounter some of the rarest fauna and flora such as lemur, palm tree, orchids. You will also meet the welcoming population of the area.Boat trip along the Canal des Pangalanes and pristine beaches will enhance your leasure times.

Day1 : ANTANANARIVO-ANDASIBE
En route to the East of Madagascar to Périnet or Andasibe . Stop at Marozevo to visit the Madagascar exotic reptile farm. Before dinner, go for a night walk to see the nocturnal species of lemurs and others animals. Accomodation in hotel

Day2 : ANDASIBE
Early start to visit Analamazaotra National park to meet the famous Indri lemur , the largest lemur and hearing their territorial calls and explore the rainforest with its endemic fauna and flora, various birds, colourful chameleons and plants. Afternoon visit of a private reserve where one can have a closer encounter with few varieties of lemurs.

Day3: ANDASIBE-MANAMBATO-ANKANIN NY NOFY
Transfer to Manambato the port to depart to the “nest of dream”. It is an hour boat ride. Accomodation in hotel

Day 4: ANKANIN NY NOFY
Visit of Palmarium reserve: walk and see some of the species protected such as black and white ruffled lemurs, red-bellied, ring-tailed, crowned lemurs, chameleons and radiated tortoises .Accomodation in hotel.

Day 5 :ANKANIN NY NOFY -TOAMASINA.
Board the motor boat and follow the Pangalanes Channel to Toamasina for 3 hours . Meet at the port of Toamasina by our representative and transfer to hotel after a little city tour .

Day 6 :TOAMASINA-SOANIERANA IVONGO-STE MARIE
Very earlier transfer by minibus to Soanierana Ivongo and board the motor boat to the island of Ste Marie.

Day 7: STE MARIE
Day at leisure .

Day 8: STE MARIE-ANTANANARIVO
Transfer to the airport and board the flight to Antananarivo.