Madagascar Route 7 Great Rainforest Road to Ranomafana Park and Anja Reserve Start from $1200
Madagascar is the world’s most special island and evolution’s masterpiece, with by far the most biodiversity in the world for its size and a whole 85% of its wildlife being endemic and exclusive to the island. It is an exotic, great value, and affordable destination, and “La Route Nationale 7” is its spine and line to a panorama of changing places north to south along the axis! We love this place and we’re here to share it. Ask!! Come down and take a look at the adventures awaiting you in evolution’s masterpiece, Madagascar! A week of wonders on the great rainforest road!
DAY 1: ARRIVAL TO ANTANANARIVO
Arrival at Ivato. Steps for the visa. Guests are welcomed by our representative and transferred to the hotel. Check into the hotel. Overnight at hotel la Ribaudiere (or similar) DAY 2: ANTANANARIVO – ANTSIRABE Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to Antsirabe. On the road, panoramic view of the rice fields in steps and the tombs of the Highlands of Madagascar. Stop in Ambatolampy to visit aluminum pots manufacturing. In the afternoon arrival to Antsirabe. Visit the City of Waters and some Malagasy craft workshops.
Overnight at hotel Chambre du voyageur (or similar)
DAY 3: ANTSIRABE – RANOMAFANA
Breakfast at the hotel. Before departure to Ambositra, visit Avenue Antsirabe in rickshaw. Ambositra is the capital of the Malagasy handicrafts and wood carving. Visit a few craft shops in the city of Ambositra. Later continue our road to Ranomafana. On the road admire the Betsileo ethnic group landscape with architecture and culture of the rice. Overnight at hotel Centrest (or similar)
DAY 4 : RANOMAFANA
Breakfast at the hotel. Visit of e Ranomafana National Park. Ranomafana rainforest is known for the presence of endemic wildlife of the island. There are different types of orchids and ferns. Several faunas are found in this park with different varieties of lemurs and chameleons. A visit of 2 to 3 hours. In the afternoon, visit the village of the ethnic group Tanala, these are forest people of southeastern Madagascar.
Accommodation at the hotel Centrest (or similar)
DAY 5 : RANOMAFANA – AMBALAVAO
Breakfast at the hotel. Road to Ambalavao. Stop in the city of Fianarantsoa and its historic neighborhoods. Then continue to Ambalavao. Arrival in Ambalavao visit the village and the reserve of Anja. It is a small reserve, house of many lemurs called Maki.
Accommodation at the hotel Zongo (or similar)
DAY 6: AMBALAVAO – ANTANANARIVO
Breakfast at the hotel. Road back to the capital of the big Island.
Accommodation at the hotel La Ribaudiere
DAY 7: ANTANANARIVO – OUT
Breakfast at the hotel. Tour of Antananarivo.
Then we make last purchases in the artisanal market of Digy.
Transfer to Ivato International Airport. Formalities and boarding.