Tsiribihina river trip and Tsingy of Bemaraha tour

Tsiribihina river trip and Tsingy of Bemaraha tour

Overview

This course named madagascar west tour reveals the plain of Madagascar western from Antananarivo to Morondava. You will start the tour in Antananarivo that is the capital of Madagascar, passing by Antsirabe that is the coolest town before joining Miandrivazo which is one of the biggest heat wave areas of the Big Island. And then you will go down for the original Tsiribihina river trip by traditional canoe or motor boat. Landscapes, warm people of Tsiribihina, camping, waterfalls, endemic wildlife are offered. After that, the famous Tsingy of Bemaraha, a World Heritage Site by UNESCO with its karsts limestone cathedral up to 60m high will be visited. Canyons and vistas as well as its many endemic species. To finalize course, go to Morondava that is menabe’s capital passing by Sacred Baobab, Baobabs in Love and miles of Baobabs with its nice sunset.

Details

Departure city

Antananarivo

Duration Type Axis Level Availability
7 days/6nights Adventure West 2 Apr to Nov

 

Itinerary

 

Day 1 : Antananarivo / Antsirabe 170kms

Leave Antananarivo on road to join Antsirabe the coolest area in Madagascar.

People, culture, handicrafts, workshops, stones markets…

Overnight at the hotel

Day 2 : Antsirabe / Miandrivazo 220kms

Go to the west to join Miandrivazo where located Masiakampy the embarkation point for the trip down Tsiribihina River.

People, culture, artisanal gold extraction…

Overnight at the hotel

Day 3 / 4 : Miandrivazo / Belo Sur Tsiribihina (Trip down Tsiribihina)

Departure for the original Tsiribihina trip by canoe or motor boat. And warm meeting people will wait for you along the river.

Numerous landscapes’ shapes, Anosinampela waterfalls, cliffs and not to mention varieties of endemic animals like lemurs, birds, crocodiles.

Riding by zebu cart allowed.

1 night camping and the second night at the hotel

Day 5 : Belo Sur Tsiribihina / Bekopaka 90kms

Following the breakfast. Take your time to visit the big village of Belo Sur Tsiribihina that is famous for providing fish. And then, go off road to Bekopaka where the National Park of Tsingy of Bemaraha nests with its amazing limestone massif  of cathedrals.

Overnight at the hotel

Day 6 : Visit of the NP Tsingy of Bemaraha

Departure for a visit guided of the National Park of Tsingy of Bemaraha including Big Tsingy and Litle Tsingy.

Hiking, canyon, viewpoints, endemic fauna and flora are offered.

Overnight at the hotel

Day 7 : Bekopaka / Morondava 190kms

Follow by the breakfast we leave Bekopaka on 190kms off road to Morondava. You will pass by Sacred Baobab, Baobabs in love and the wonderfull Avenue of Baobabs with its famous nice sunset.

Overnight at the hotel

Transfert to the airport

Or visitors would sometimes extend them stays or tour

End of the tour

Map

services

Inclusion

Meet and greet service by our representatives at airports

All transfers by private air-conditioned vehicles

Assistance of our representative during your stay

Accommodation for 9 nights on Bed and Breakfast according to the program

Sightseeing tours in Fianarantsoa (The old town)

English speaking tour guide throughout the tours

Entrance fees to all sites as indicated in the itinerary

English speaking local guides

All service charges and taxes included in the package price

All tansfers APT / HTL and HTL / APT

Exclusion

Entry visa to Madagascar

Any optional tours

Drinks

Personal spending

Tipping

Any other item not mentioned above

Pictures

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