Madagascar Wilderness Trek

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  • No booking fees
  • duration 15 days
  • tour type Small group Request as private
  • age requirement 16-95 yrs
  • max group size 12
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-17311
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
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  • Starts Antananarivo, Madagascar
  • Ends Antananarivo, Madagascar
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Search for Madagascar's unique wildlife from lemurs to chameleons
  • Walk through villages and interact with the friendly and hospitable local people.
  • Walk through different landscapes: cloud and rain forest, granite hills and high meadows
Start and end in Antananarivo, the "Madagascar Wilderness Trek" trip is a guided wildlife trip that takes 15 days. You will travel through Isalo National Park, Andringitra National Park, Ambalavao and 4 other destinations in Madagascar. "Madagascar Wilderness Trek" is a small group trip which includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

Explore the Lost Continent on foot on our two-week walking tour of Madagascar. From the remote villages of the Central Highlands to the lush trails of the rainforest, trek through the island's famous reserves and national parks to spot unique species of lemur, chameleons and colourful birdlife. Get off the beaten path, hiking through tropical vegetation, granite hills and surreal sandstone landscapes before winding up in paradise at Ifaty Beach.



Discover Madagascar's wildlife - Spot rare species like the Golden Bamboo lemur, as well as chameleons, frogs and birds, as you trek the island's parks and reserves.



Experience village life - Immerse yourself in local life, visiting remote villages and rubbing shoulders with locals at markets and workshops.



Ascend the island's highest peak - Take on Imarivolanitra, Madagascar's highest climbable peak at 2658 metres/8720 feet.
ITINERARY Expand All
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  • Day 1 : Trip starts in Antananarivo
  • Day 2 : Drive to Ambositra
  • Day 3 : Continue to Ranomafana. Hike through the rainforest. Look for lemurs
  • Day 4 : Wildlife trail and thermal baths at Ranomafana
  • Day 5 : Drive to Ambalavao. Visit the Anja Community Reserve
  • Day 6 : Drive into Andringitra National Park. Start four-day hike
  • Day 7 : Wildlife trail. Trek through rainforest and a meadow plateau to higher campsite
  • Day 8 : Walk to the summit of Imarivolanitra (2,658 m)
  • Day 9 : Travel to Isalo National Park
  • Day 10 : Wildlife Trail. Swim in natural pools
  • Day 11 : Hike out of park. Drive to Ifaty Beach via Zombitse Park
  • Day 12 : Free day in Ifaty Beach
  • Day 13 : Fly to Antananarivo
  • Day 14 : Day walk in the highlands and villages around Antananarivo
  • Day 15 : Trip ends in Antananarivo
WHAT'S INCLUDED
Meals
  • 14 Breakfasts, 9 Lunches, 8 Dinners
Accommodation
  • Hotel Au Bois Vert (3 nights)
  • Artisan Hotel (1 night)
  • Manja Hotel (2 nights)
  • Hotel Bourgainvillia (1 night)
  • Imaitso Campsite (1 night)
  • Andriampotsy Campsite (1 night)
  • Iantaranomby Campsite (1 night)
  • Isalo Ranch Hotel (2 nights)
  • Bamboo Club (2 nights)
Transport
  • Driver(s)
  • Flight
  • Minibus
Guide
  • Explore Tour Leader
  • Local Guide(s)
Others
  • Porter(s)
  • Ranger(s)
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights to/from Antananarivo are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Madagascar Wilderness Trek tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. World Nomads' travel insurance has been designed by travelers for travelers.
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REQUEST A PRIVATE, CUSTOMIZABLE DEPARTURE By design, this is a group tour. You can however request a private, customized version of this tour for yourself or your private group of people. Private departures are usually more expensive, but come with these benefits:
  • Personal Itinerary can be tweaked and customized.
  • Protected Travel within your own bubble.
  • Professional Access our Travel Specialists' insider knowledge.
  • Privacy Enjoy a tour focused solely on you or your travel group.
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CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Madagascar Wilderness Trek tour. You can cancel the tour up to 63 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 62 days of departure.

Payment

For any tour departures within 17 September 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 17 September 2024, a deposit of 10% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 62 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Madagascar Wilderness Trek tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.

Visa

For this Madagascar Wilderness Trek tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

For Solo Travelers

A twin share room may not always be available for solo travelers as it depends on the final number of people on the tour. If you have picked twin share room while booking, and that option is not available, we will get back to you after booking. A single room might then be available against an additional fee.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • The average size of this tour is just 12 people.
  • Rigorous hygiene safety measures will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • All travellers 18 years and older will be required to be either fully vaccinated atleast 14 days prior to departure or have taken a negative test (rapid antigen or PCR)  within 72 hours of departure.
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