15 days in Madagascar Itinerary

15 days in Madagascar Itinerary

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15 days in Madagascar Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  19​h
1
Nosy Be
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  1​h 15​min
2
Antsiranana (Diego Suarez)
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 15​min
3
Antananarivo
— 2 nights
Fly:  1​h 30​min
4
Morondava
— 1 night
+2
Fly + taxi + bus:  9​h 15​min
5
Fianarantsoa
— 1 night
bus + taxi:  9​h 30​min
6
Andasibe
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  22​h 15​min
End: Tel Aviv

2
nights
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 Scuba & Snorkeling and Mont Passot. Next up on the itinerary: ride a horse along Ambaro Ranch, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lokobe Nature Special Reserve, and head off the coast to Nosy Sakatia.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Nosy Be route planning website .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Nosy Be is an approximately 19-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Tel Aviv to Nosy Be. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Tel Aviv in October: highs in Nosy Be hover around 37°C, while lows dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel to Antsiranana (Diego Suarez).

Things to do in Nosy Be

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Ambaro Ranch ©
Ambaro Ranch
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.
On the 14th (Mon), try your luck at Grand Cercle de Diego, take in the awesome beauty at Montagne des Francais, and then stroll through Plage de Ramena. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Windsor Castle, then head outdoors with Mer D'Emeraude, and then look for gifts at Societe Tropicale Miniere.

For more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Antsiranana (Diego Suarez) online trip planner .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Nosy Be to Antsiranana (Diego Suarez) in 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Antsiranana (Diego Suarez) can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Antananarivo.

Things to do in Antsiranana (Diego Suarez)

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Plage de Ramena
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Mer D'Emeraude ©
Mer D'Emeraude
Montagne des Francais ©
Montagne des Francais
Plage de Ramena ©
Plage de Ramena

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.
On the 16th (Wed), stop by Art Miniature and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Réserve Peyrieras Madagascar Exotic. Keep things going the next day: explore the historical opulence of Rova - Le Palais de la Reine, steep yourself in history at Maison de Jean Laborde, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ambohimanga, and finally experience rural life at Croc Farm.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Antananarivo day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Antsiranana (Diego Suarez) to Antananarivo takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Antsiranana (Diego Suarez) in October; daily highs in Antananarivo reach 32°C and lows reach 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to Morondava.

Things to do in Antananarivo

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
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Réserve Peyrieras Madagascar Exotic ©
Ambohimanga ©
Ambohimanga
Rova - Le Palais de la Reine ©
Rova - Le Palais de la Reine

1
night
Morondava

Morondava ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): step off the mainland to explore Madagascar, then steep yourself in history at Ankevo Hamlets, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Avenue of the Baobabs.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Morondava trip itinerary site .

You can fly from Antananarivo to Morondava in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Fianarantsoa.

Things to do in Morondava

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
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Avenue of the Baobabs ©
Avenue of the Baobabs

1
night
Fianarantsoa

Fianarantsoa ©
The university town of Fianarantsoa (which means "good education" in Malagasy), serves as a commercial and intellectual center of Madagascar.
On the 19th (Sat), trek along Il trekking del Camaleonte. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Sun): explore the striking landscape of Ranomafana National Park.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Fianarantsoa trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Morondava to Fianarantsoa in 9.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and taxi; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel to Andasibe.

Things to do in Fianarantsoa

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Il trekking del Camaleonte
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Ranomafana National Park ©
Ranomafana National Park

3
nights
Andasibe

Andasibe ©
When you take a trip to Andasibe, you'll discover a protected rainforest in eastern Madagascar.
Get outdoors at Analamazaotra Special Reserve and Vakona Private Reserve. Explore hidden gems such as The Mitsinjo Reserve and V.O.I.M.M.A. Community Reserve. Spend the 22nd (Tue) exploring nature at Andasibe-Mantadia National Park (Reserve of Perinet).

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Andasibe travel route builder website .

You can do a combination of bus and taxi from Fianarantsoa to Andasibe in 9.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can 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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