14 days in Madagascar Itinerary

14 days in Madagascar Itinerary

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Make it your trip
Fly
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Nosy Be
— 3 nights
Fly
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Antananarivo
— 4 nights
Drive
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Andasibe
— 3 nights
Drive
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Morondava
— 2 nights
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Nosy Be

— 3 nights

Perfume Island

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, nature, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: step off the mainland to explore Nosy Sakatia, stroll through Lokobe Nature Special Reserve, take in the awesome beauty at Mont Passot, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Lemuria Land.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Nosy Be trip planner.

Riga, Latvia to Nosy Be is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Riga to Nosy Be due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Riga in February: high temperatures in Nosy Be hover around 36°C and lows are around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly to Antananarivo.

Things to do in Nosy Be

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Tours
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Antananarivo

— 4 nights
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 historic sites, parks, and zoos & aquariums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Ambohimanga, take an in-depth tour of Musee de la Photographie de Madagascar, stroll around Lemurs' Park, and meet the residents at Tsimbazaza Zoo.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Antananarivo trip planner.

You can fly from Nosy Be to Antananarivo in 4 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Nosy Be in February: high temperatures in Antananarivo hover around 32°C and lows are around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to drive to Andasibe.

Things to do in Antananarivo

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites · Wildlife
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Andasibe

— 3 nights
When you take a trip to Andasibe, you'll discover a protected rainforest in eastern Madagascar.
On the 1st (Tue), explore the striking landscape of Andasibe-Mantadia National Park. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Vakona Private Reserve and then delve into the lush surroundings at Analamazaotra Special Reserve.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Andasibe visit planner.

Getting from Antananarivo to Andasibe by car takes about 4.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can drive to Morondava.

Things to do in Andasibe

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

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Morondava

— 2 nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): see some colorful creatures with Nofy-Be Sailing & Diving Madagascar. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Avenue of the Baobabs and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Kirindy Forest Morondava Madagascar.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Morondava trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Andasibe to Morondava in 14 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Morondava

Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Tours
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Madagascar travel guide

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Nature & Parks · National Parks · Scuba & Snorkeling
Red Island
Madagascar deserves its reputation as a nature lover's paradise--around 5 percent of the world's plant and animal species are endemic to this island. Lemurs and rainforests, karst landscapes and rich red soil steal the headlines and remain among tops reasons to take a trip to Madagascar. The cultural diversity of the population also provides plenty of intrigue and interest, with distinctive ceremonies, unusual sports, and a varied cuisine all highlights of active, enriching Madagascan itineraries.