The Avenue of Baobabs is a picture-perfect natural phenomenon where rows of Baobabs shoot up on either side of a natural path. Found in the Southeast region of Madagascar just 45 minutes to the north of Morondava. The Grandidier’s baobabs are estimated to be over 800 years old and have tall smooth trunks with a series of branches spreading out like fingers of a hand right at the the very top.
Travellers will usually visit the site in the morning or evening as it is best experienced either at sunrise or sunset when the sky turns hues of orange and pink and the massive upside-down trees form striking Experience the safari of a lifetime to Madagascar as the country is abundantly rich in unique wildlife and vegetation, with 90 % of the species on Madagascar found nowhere else on earth. These include 50 different lemurs, including the Indri, the biggest living lemur, that can be observed in the Andasibe National Park.
There are countless other wilderness wonderlands waiting to be explored on your Madagascar vacation. Make sure to include the picture-perfect natural phenomenon of the Avenue of Baobabs in your itinerary to Madagascar, as well as the great variety of geckos and chameleons in the lush surroundings of Masoala National Park, the incredible hiking opportunities in the cliffs and canyons of Isalo National Park and the breath-taking waterfalls and volcanic lakes in Montagne D’ambre National Park.
Discover Madagascar’s beautiful tropical beaches, an unmissable inclusion in any holiday plans to this stunning location. The rich turquoise waters and vibrant coral reefs of Nosy Be are filled with fascinating marine species and are also the site of the spectacular whale shark migration. Ile Sainte Marie is a tropical paradise in Madagascar, its beaches lined with coconut palms and its waters a prime snorkeling and diving spot.
Madagascar Safaris with JENMAN
A Madagascar safari with Jenman combines the best of both worlds as this Indian Ocean island destination offers breathtaking beaches and an abundance of unique wildlife. Experience the best of Madagascar with the 10-day Beach and Lemur Explorer. The turquoise waters of Nosy Be are perfectly suited to rest and relaxation while countless fascinating lemur species call the Andasibe National Park home.
If you are after privacy and exclusion on your Madagascar vacation, the 6-day Ile Sainte-Marie Beach Package is ideal. The island, just off Madagascar’s east coast, offers exclusivity with its lush islets, bays and coves the perfect hideaway spots. Take 15 days to discover Madagascar on the South and Morondava Package. Starting and ending in Antananarivo, it includes visits to Ranomafana National Park, Tulear, Kirindy Reserve and the Arboretum Gardens, entirely devoted to the conservation of plants from the southwestern part of Madagascar.
A Madagascar wildlife safari wouldn’t be complete without exploring Tsimanampetsotsa National Park on the 4-day Southern Flamingo Package. It is home to the world’s most southern all-year breeding colony of red-tailed tropicbirds.