We have some guaranteed departures to Madagascar, the tours are always linked or combined with our cultural tours such as the Sambatra ceremony or circumcision in Mananjary, the Donia festival in Nosy Be, Fitampoha ceremony or sakalava bath of relics in Belo-sur-Tsiribihina, Whales Festival in Ste Marie or Nosy Boraha and Famadihana or the turning of the dead in the highlands of Madagascar.
The Fitampoha ceremony or Bath of the Sakalava Royal Relics consists of washing relics of ancient kings in the Tsiribihina River on Ampasy Island near Belo sur Tsiribihina, the ceremony of fitampoha is celebrated every five years and lasts for one week except fady days. or banned on Mondays and Wednesdays. The fitampoha translates into bathing royal relics, zebu sacrifices, folk dances or kilalaky, songs, « tromba » whose deaths speak through possessed and sexual orgies that symbolize chaos in the beginning before the arrival of the sovereign « zanahary » or God.
See you in 2021
Guaranteed departure, combined tour with “Trip down Tsiribihina River and Tsingy of Bemaraha”