Barefoot Luxury Southern Madagascar Explorer – Tour Highlights:
Mandrare River Camp – Enjoy your stay in Mandrare River Camp’s luxurious tented camp to experience breathtaking views across the Mandrare River. The Sacred Antandroy Forest is also located here. You will be able to see the tombs of the Antandroy ancestors, and your guide will explain in detail the culture of ancestor worship.
Manafiafy Beach and Rainforest Lodge – Here you can embark on your choice of a wide range of wildlife and sporting activities, providing endless opportunities for exploring deserted beaches, scouting for whales, or snorkelling in the crystal clear water viewing corals and tropical ‘aquarium’ fish.
Low season – EUR 3,080 per person sharing (21 Mar – 20 Jun 2022/21 Nov – 09 Jan 2023)
High season – EUR 3,809 per person sharing (21 Jun – 20 Nov 2022)
- 1 night in Antananarivo at Le Pavillon de l’Emyrne on a bed and breakfast basis,
- 3 nights at Mandrare River Camp on an all-inclusive basis (activities, meals, local and international drinks excluding. French Champagne),
- 3 nights at Manafiafy Beach & Rainforest Lodge on an all-inclusive basis (activities, meals, local soft drinks and beers).
- Flights & airport taxes: International & domestic (Antananarivo – Fort Dauphin return)
- Pre and post-tour accommodation
- Optional activities and excursions not mentioned in the program
- Any beverages not included above and all wine and spirits at Manafiafy Beach and Rainforest Lodge
- Personal expenses such as gratuities, visas, travel insurance, curios, laundry etc.
The accommodation on this tour has been selected for its barefoot luxury offering, quite unique to Madagascar.
Day 1: Pavillon de l’Emyrne or similar
Day 2 – 4: Mandrare River Camp or similar
Day 5 – 8: Manafiafy Beach and Rainforest Lodge or similar
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When arriving in Antananarivo on the morning of Day 1 of the tour you will be picked up from the airport and embark on your tour. Should you arrive prior to day 1, pre-tour accommodation can be arranged and you will be picked up from your hotel on the morning of day 1 (Pick up time will be confirmed on arrival).
In Antananarivo, we use an air-conditioned vehicle, and for the rest of the tour, we use 4×4 vehicles.
A visa is required to enter the territory of Madagascar and can easily be obtained upon arrival at the airport of Antananarivo with a validity of up to 90 days. Tourists staying for less than one month can purchase a visa for 80’000 Ariary (around 23-27 €). Paying with the exact amounts or small currency is advised. No photographs are required, however, please ensure that passports are valid for at least 6 months after return date. In addition to the entry visa, the Malagasy government is proposing the introduction of a frontier levy of 10 € in the near future, still to be confirmed and variable at short notice.
Please note that travel and cancellation insurance is mandatory for every guest travelling with Jenman Madagascar Safaris. All insurance is solely the responsibility of our guests. Please ensure you arrange your own insurance with protection for the full duration of your journey to cover personal injury, damage and loss of personal items including but not limited to camera equipment and other electronic items, medical expenses, repatriation expenses and loss of luggage, etc. Please speak to your travel agent if you require assistance.
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