You'll discover the wide open spaces of the high plateaus with a diverse vegetation : terraced rice paddies, vegetable fields, vineyards, ... Unique people consisting of several tribes, each with their own customs and traditions that change along as you move down South. Magnificent views from the train from Fianarantsoa to Manakara (plantations, waterfalls ...). Ranomafana National Park with its endemic flora and fauna and the massif of Isalo and its sometimes surreal scenery. Share with us this adventure and dare to live the Exode.
to the south and southeast OF MADAGASCAR
9 days/8 nights
D1 : ANTANANARIVO - AMBATOLAMPY- ANTSIRABE (170km)
Departure for Antsirabe. Stop at Ambatolampy to visit a workshop of a handcrafted variety of aluminum utensils. In Antsirabe, check in at hotel and city tour. Visit of the lakes Andraikiba and Tritriva. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
D2 : ANTSIRABE - AMBOSITRA - FIANARANTSOA (250km)
Breakfast and small tour in rickshaw. Visit of artisans (lapidary, miniature ...) and then back on the road again. Stop at Ambositra, the capital of the Zafimaniry art (woodworking). Continuation toward Fianarantsoa. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
D3: FIANARANTSOA - MANAKARA (by train) (163km)
Train to Manakara. Crossing of the Betsileo and Tanala lands with their magnificent sceneries: tropical vegetation and cultures such as Ravinala (the traveler's tree), bamboo, rice paddies, banana and coffee plantations ... Picnic lunch on the train. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Breakfast and traditional canoe trip on the Canal des Pangalanes: visiting a fishermen village, a distillery, watching carnivorous and medicinal plants ... Picnic lunch. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
D5: MANAKARA - RANOMAFANA (180km)
Breakfast and departure to Ranomafana. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
D6: RANOMAFANA - FIANARANTSOA - AMBALAVAO (110km)
Breakfast. Daytime visit from 2 to 4 hours of the Ranomafana National Park: rainforest home to lemurs, frogs, chameleons and various endemic plants. Back on the road to Ambalavao. Tour of Fianarantsoa, the capital of the Betsileo and a vineyard. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
D7: AMBALAVAO-RANOHIRA (270km)
Breakfast and visit of the workshop of papermaking called Antemoro and a silk weaving workshop before heading back. Stop at village reserve of Ny Anja (lemurs) for a visit. The journey continues: crossing the plate Horombe, Ihosy before reaching Ranohira the village to access the park of Isalo. Looking at the sunset at the Window of Isalo. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
D8: RANOHIRA (ISALO)
Breakfast and trekking in Isalo National Park: canyons, waterfalls and pools. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
D9: ISALO-TULEAR (250km)
Breakfast and continuation to Tulear across the country Tulear Mahafaly. On the road again and short stops in front of their famous tombs.
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NB: Possibilities of extensions from Tulear
1 - continuation to Ifaty or Anakao, fishermen's villages
2 - continuation by plane to Morondava or Fort Dauphin or return to Tana
3 - possibilities of doing the Deep South by the coast by SUV (Anakao-Ambola-Itampolo-Lavanono-Berenty-Fort-Dauphin) or the Southwest (Ifaty-Salary-Andavadoaka-Manja-Belo sur Mer-Morondava).
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