23 days in Madagascar Itinerary

23 days in Madagascar Itinerary

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23 days in Madagascar Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  18​h 45​min
1
Nosy Be
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  1​h 15​min
2
Antsiranana (Diego Suarez)
— 3 nights
Fly + taxi:  5​h 15​min
3
Andasibe
— 3 nights
taxi + bus:  9​h 30​min
4
Fianarantsoa
— 2 nights
+2
bus + taxi + Fly:  9​h 15​min
5
Morondava
— 2 nights
6
Antananarivo
— 6 nights
Fly:  19​h 30​min
End: Tel Aviv

3
nights
Nosy Be

The island of Nosy Be, off the coast of Madagascar, remains the country's premier beach getaway renowned for its tranquil ambience, pristine shoreline, and year-round warm weather.
Nosy Be is known for wildlife, parks, nature, zoos & aquariums, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, meet the residents at Lemuria Land, explore by horseback at Ambaro Ranch, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mont Passot.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Nosy Be trip simple and quick.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Nosy Be is an approximately 19-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Tel Aviv to Nosy Be. Traveling from Tel Aviv in September, Nosy Be is little chillier at night with lows of 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Antsiranana (Diego Suarez).

Things to do in Nosy Be

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Nosy Sakatia ©
Nosy Sakatia
Nosy Fanihy ©
Nosy Fanihy

3
nights
Antsiranana (Diego Suarez)

Antsiranana (Diego Suarez) ©
On a trip to Antsiranana, a sleepy port town in Madagascar's northernmost province, you can enjoy the laid-back atmosphere of its streets, lined with quaint colonial-era buildings and colorful marketplaces.
Change things up with a short trip to Amber Mountain National Park in Joffreville (about 40 minutes away). The adventure continues: walk around Tsingy Rouge Park, hike along Les Trois Baies, stop by Societe Tropicale Miniere, and try your luck at Grand Cercle de Diego.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Antsiranana (Diego Suarez) trip planner .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Nosy Be to Antsiranana (Diego Suarez) takes 1.5 hours. In September in Antsiranana (Diego Suarez), expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to travel to Andasibe.

Things to do in Antsiranana (Diego Suarez)

Trails Parks Outdoors
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Les Trois Baies ©
Les Trois Baies

3
nights
Andasibe

Andasibe ©
When you take a trip to Andasibe, you'll discover a protected rainforest in eastern Madagascar.
Spend the 2nd (Wed) exploring nature at Andasibe-Mantadia National Park (Reserve of Perinet). Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Vakona Private Reserve, take a peaceful walk through Analamazaotra Special Reserve, and explore the striking landscape of V.O.I.M.M.A. Community Reserve.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Andasibe trip itinerary builder app .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Antsiranana (Diego Suarez) to Andasibe in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Fianarantsoa.

Things to do in Andasibe

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Vakona Private Reserve ©
Vakona Private Reserve
Analamazaotra Special Reserve ©
Analamazaotra Special Reserve

2
nights
Fianarantsoa

Fianarantsoa ©
The university town of Fianarantsoa (which means "good education" in Malagasy), serves as a commercial and intellectual center of Madagascar.
Step out of Fianarantsoa with an excursion to Anja Reserve in Ambalavao--about 1h 05 min away. The adventure continues: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Ranomafana National Park, explore the activities along Black pool, admire the striking features of Carved balconies, and trek along Il trekking del Camaleonte.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Fianarantsoa trip planner .

You can do a combination of taxi and bus from Andasibe to Fianarantsoa in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Morondava.

Things to do in Fianarantsoa

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Ranohira, Il trekking del Camaleonte, Carved balconies
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Ranomafana National Park ©
Ranomafana National Park
Blue pool ©
Blue pool

2
nights
Morondava

Morondava ©
Known for its iconic road lined with ancient Baobab trees, the sleepy coastal village of Morondava serves as a popular base for travelers looking to explore the national parks and nature reserves of Madagascar.
Morondava is known for parks, nature, wildlife, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Avenue of the Baobabs, contemplate the long history of Ankevo Hamlets, delve into the lush surroundings at Kirindy Forest Morondava Madagascar, and admire the sheer force of Madagascar.

To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Morondava trip maker website .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Fianarantsoa to Morondava takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or drive. On the 10th (Thu), you're off toAntananarivo.

Things to do in Morondava

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Avenue of the Baobabs ©
Avenue of the Baobabs
Kirindy Forest Morondava Madagascar ©

6
nights
Antananarivo

Antananarivo ©
Surrounded by verdant rice paddies, Madagascar's capital and the country's commercial and cultural hub, Antananarivo boasts a rich history and heritage, evident in its numerous historic buildings, colonial-era neighborhoods, and archaeological museums.
Antananarivo is known for zoos & aquariums, historic sites, shopping, adventure, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Lemurs' Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ambohimanga, stop by Lisy Art Gallery, and stroll through Réserve Peyrieras Madagascar Exotic.

For where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Antananarivo online route planner .

You can fly from Morondava to Antananarivo in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In October in Antananarivo, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Antananarivo

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 10 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Lemurs' Park ©
Lemurs' Park
Ambohimanga ©
Ambohimanga
Rova - Le Palais de la Reine ©
Rova - Le Palais de la Reine

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