10 days in Madagascar Itinerary

10 days in Madagascar Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Madagascar journey planner

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Nosy Be
— 1 night
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Antsiranana (Diego Suarez)
— 2 nights
Fly to Antananarivo, Taxi to Andasibe
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Andasibe
— 2 nights
Taxi to Antananarivo, Fly to Tolanaro
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Tolanaro
— 1 night
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Ifaty
— 1 night
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Morondava
— 1 night
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Nosy Be

— 1 night

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.
On the 2nd (Wed), ride a horse along Ambaro Ranch, then get outside with Oceane's Dream, and then take in the awesome beauty at Mont Passot.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Nosy Be route planner.

Pune, India to Nosy Be is an approximately 20-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2.5 hours traveling from Pune to Nosy Be. In March, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can catch the flight to Antsiranana (Diego Suarez).

Things to do in Nosy Be

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks

Antsiranana (Diego Suarez)

— 2 nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Ramena and then get outside with Mer D'Emeraude. On the next day, explore the historical opulence of Windsor Castle and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Montagne des Francais.

To plan Antsiranana (Diego Suarez) vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Traveling by flight from Nosy Be to Antsiranana (Diego Suarez) takes 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in March, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel to Andasibe.

Things to do in Antsiranana (Diego Suarez)

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Andasibe

— 2 nights
When you take a trip to Andasibe, you'll discover a protected rainforest in eastern Madagascar.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): explore the striking landscape of V.O.I.M.M.A. Community Reserve and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Analamazaotra Special Reserve. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Vakona Private Reserve and then stroll through The Mitsinjo Reserve.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Andasibe road trip app.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Antsiranana (Diego Suarez) to Andasibe in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Tolanaro.

Things to do in Andasibe

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Tolanaro

— 1 night
Tolanaro lures tourists with its exceptional scenery, endemic wildlife, clean beaches, and delicious seafood.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Lokaro Beach and then stroll through Nahampoana Reserve.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Tolanaro trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Andasibe to Tolanaro takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or drive. In March in Tolanaro, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to fly to Ifaty.

Things to do in Tolanaro

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Wildlife

Ifaty

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 8th (Tue): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

Plan a Ifaty trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Tolanaro to Ifaty takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. On the 8th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Morondava.

Things to do in Ifaty

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife
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Morondava

— 1 night
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 9th (Wed): delve into the lush surroundings at Kirindy Forest Morondava Madagascar and then discover the deep blue sea with Nofy-Be Sailing & Diving Madagascar.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Morondava holiday planner.

You can fly from Ifaty to Morondava in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Morondava

Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Tours

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.