13 days in Madagascar Itinerary

13 days in Madagascar Itinerary

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13 days in Madagascar Itinerary

Start: Copenhagen
Fly:  23​h 45​min
1
Nosy Be
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  1​h 15​min
2
Antsiranana (Diego Suarez)
— 2 nights
Fly + taxi:  2​h 15​min
3
Antananarivo
— 2 nights
+2
taxi + Fly + taxi:  2​h 15​min
4
Tolanaro
— 1 night
+2
taxi + Fly + taxi:  5​h 15​min
5
Andasibe
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  24​h
End: Copenhagen

2
nights
Nosy Be

Nosy Be ©
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Ambaro Ranch and Nosy Sakatia. And it doesn't end there: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, take in the awesome beauty at Mont Passot, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Lokobe Nature Special Reserve.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Nosy Be road trip site .

Copenhagen, Denmark to Nosy Be is an approximately 24-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Eastern African Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Copenhagen in July, with highs in Nosy Be at 34°C and lows at 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Antsiranana (Diego Suarez).

Things to do in Nosy Be

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Ambaro Ranch ©
Ambaro Ranch
Scuba & Snorkeling
Nosy Sakatia ©
Nosy Sakatia

2
nights
Antsiranana (Diego Suarez)

Antsiranana (Diego Suarez) ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): try your luck at Grand Cercle de Diego, then enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Ramena, and then get outside with Mer D'Emeraude. On the 19th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step into the grandiose world of Windsor Castle, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Montagne des Francais, and then look for gifts at Societe Tropicale Miniere.

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You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Nosy Be to Antsiranana (Diego Suarez) in 1.5 hours. In July in Antsiranana (Diego Suarez), expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to Antananarivo.

Things to do in Antsiranana (Diego Suarez)

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Plage de Ramena
Highlights from your plan
Montagne des Francais ©
Montagne des Francais
Plage de Ramena ©
Plage de Ramena
Mer D'Emeraude ©
Mer D'Emeraude

2
nights
Antananarivo

Antananarivo ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): step into the grandiose world of Rova - Le Palais de la Reine, then see the interesting displays at Musee de la Photographie de Madagascar, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Catholique d Andohalo, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Ambohimanga. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Maison de Jean Laborde and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Réserve Peyrieras Madagascar Exotic.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Antananarivo online tour itinerary planner .

You can fly from Antsiranana (Diego Suarez) to Antananarivo in 2.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Antsiranana (Diego Suarez) in July; daily highs in Antananarivo reach 24°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Tolanaro.

Things to do in Antananarivo

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks
Highlights from your plan
Ambohimanga ©
Ambohimanga
Cathedrale Catholique d Andohalo ©
Cathedrale Catholique d Andohalo
Réserve Peyrieras Madagascar Exotic ©

1
night
Tolanaro

Tolanaro ©
On the 22nd (Mon), stroll through Lokaro Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Nahampoana Reserve.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Tolanaro holiday maker website .

Fly from Antananarivo to Tolanaro in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Antananarivo in July: high temperatures in Tolanaro hover around 28°C and lows are around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Andasibe.

Things to do in Tolanaro

Parks Wildlife Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Nahampoana Reserve ©
Nahampoana Reserve

4
nights
Andasibe

Andasibe ©
When you take a trip to Andasibe, you'll discover a protected rainforest in eastern Madagascar.
Step off the beaten path and head to Analamazaotra Special Reserve and V.O.I.M.M.A. Community Reserve. Step out of the city life by going to The Mitsinjo Reserve and Andasibe-Mantadia National Park (Reserve of Perinet). There's more to do: stroll through Vakona Private Reserve.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Andasibe travel planning app .

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Tolanaro to Andasibe takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Andasibe

Parks Wildlife Nature
Highlights from your plan
Analamazaotra Special Reserve ©
Analamazaotra Special Reserve
The Mitsinjo Reserve ©
The Mitsinjo Reserve

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