Due to the deteriorating road conditions caused by the heavy rains, this package only runs from the end of May until mid-November
Morondava and Tsingy – Classic Package
From: $ 1,392.00 per person
Discover the diversity of a distinctive destination with a 7-day trip to the arid yet striking Western region of Madagascar. Famous for the staggered limestone forests of the Bemaraha National Park, the towering baobabs and the peculiar tribal tombstones in Morondava, the wilderness of the West will surely amaze!
This Private Lodge Tour shows off the best that Western Madagascar has to offer with highlights including visits to Morondava and Tsingy, starting and ending in Antananarivo – 7 Days
Morondava – Situated in the heart of Sakalava territory and is known for the royal sculpted tombs of the Menabe ancestors
Kirindy Reserve – Here you will have the chance to see 7 species of lemur, including the fat-tailed lemur and the tiny Pygmy Mouse lemur, believed to be the world’s smallest primate.
Bemaraha National Park – In the park there are over 11 species of lemur, 90 species of birds and 50 types of reptile and the Grand Tsingy is also situated here.
Baobab Alley – One of the most popular places in Madagascar to experience the beauty of the large baobab trees and a perfect photography location during your trip.
- Accomodation, meals and excursions as per the itinerary
- All transfers mentioned in the itinerary
- English-speaking driver
- Specialist guides in the national park as per program
- All entrance fees
- English-speaking guide
- All excursions not mentioned in the program
- All drinks
- International and domestic flights
- Visas and travel insurance
- Personal items such as tips, laundry, souviners etc
Day 1: Residence Lapasoa or similar (bed & breakfast basis)
Day 2: Hotel Chez Maggie or similar (bed & breakfast basis)
Days 3 – 5 : Orchidee du Bemaraha or Olympe du Bemaraha or similar (bed & breakfast basis)
Day 6: Hotel Chez Maggie or similar (bed & breakfast basis)
Spending Money: Clients are advised to bring enough money to cover their drinks, optional excursions, their lunches and dinners in Antananarivo, the purchase of curios and additional entertainment. Madagascar’s currency is the Ariary. Euros are the most practical and convenient currency to exchange into Ariary at the Airport.
Visas: 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.
Travel Insurance: Please note that travel and cancellation insurance is mandatory for every guest travelling with Jenman African 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.
Making Your Travels Meaningful: The Grow Africa Foundation (163-738 NPO) is the responsible tourism initiative started by Jenman African Safaris and Hideaways. The focus of Grow Africa is to make a positive impact on the environment, society and economy in the places we travel to. We do this by instigating and supporting local social and environmental projects.
Your booking makes a difference: With every booking to the value of R10,000 / US$1,000 / EUR1,000 or more a donation of R50 / US$5 / EUR5 will go to the Grow Africa Foundation. Click here to see the projects your booking is supporting.
We are also proud members of Pack for a Purpose, a global initiative that allows you to make a lasting impact on the communities you visit. Use your excess luggage allowance to pack supplies needed by the Dingani Primary School in Zimbabwe and Masongora Primary School in Uganda. We’ll then make sure it gets delivered to them. Click here to view the schools current needs list.