Humpback Whale Meeting

Type de Circuit: 
9 jours - 8 nuits


850 Euros / person

from July to September 2017



Sainte-Marie is a real sanctuary of humpback whale, among which Megaptera Novaeangliae. From Antarctic, they do annual migration in that reproduction zone where whale calf imitates its mother movements in magnificent blue lagoon. Local population call whale "Zagnaharibe" or a "Great Divinity"...

On the way to Andasibe, greenery and paddy fields

Day 1 Antananarivo / Andasibe

Morning, start driving on N°2 national road for tropical East. Visit of Pereyras butterfly & chameleon farm. Arrival end of  the morning. Installation in hotel and free lunch. Visit of a private reserve. Dinner and night in hotel.

Indri-Indri, the singing king of Andasibe, one of the greatest lemur species of Madagascar

Day 2 Mantadia National Park Andasibe

Excursion day in Andasibe national park. Discovery of one of the greatest lemur species of Madagascar  : Indri Indri. This forest also conserves many vegetal species among which orchids and medicinal plants. Free picnic lunch. Dinner and night in hotel.

Boat in Manambato bank waiting for embarcation to Ankanin'ny Nofy

Day 3 Andasibe / Manambato / Ankanin'ny Nofy

Continuation driving in direction of Manambato through luxury vegetations. Then, embarcation in motor boat for transfer to Ankanin'ny Nofy village crossing the Pangalanes Chanal. Free lunch. Dinner and night in hotel.

Welcome to Ankanin'ny Nofy or "dream nest"

Day 4 Ankanin'ny Nofy

Visit of Palmarium private reserve in the morning. Free afternoon, relaxation at the edge of the lake. Free lunch. Dinner and night in hotel.

Traditional house style in coasts

Day 5 Ankanin'ny Nofy / Tamatave

We take over navigation boat until Tamatave, the Betsimisaraka city. Pick-up at Tamatave port arrival. Visit of Ivoloina park, the city center and its market. Free lunch. Transfe to your hotel. Night in halfboard.

Debarcation to the splendid white sandy banks of Sainte-Marie

Day 6 Tamatave / Soanierana Ivongo / Sainte-Marie

Early morning, pathes transfer to Soanierana Ivongo. Then, embarcation in motor boat for crossing lagoon until Sainte-Marie. Pick up at port arrival after about 1 hour navigation, transfer to hotel. Free journey in Sainte-Marie. Night in halfboard.

Another possible option : domestic flight from Tamatave to Sainte-Marie

Look at thit 3 stars charm hotel in Sainte-Marie

Day 7-8 Sainte-Marie

Free stay in Sainte-Marie. Many activities will be proposed to you directly by the hotel : snorkelling, sea excursions, whale observation (from July to September), vtt, quad... All of thoes lasts will be payable by the participants. Free lunches. Night in  hotel in halfboard.

High-city of Antananarivo housing the Queen Palace

Day 9 Sainte-Marie / Antananarivo (flight)

Transfer to airport and flight to Antananarivo. Transfer to your hotel.

Trip rate (Euros per person, base double, halfboard, comfort hotel)

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Supplement Single :       Euros

Option charm hotels 3 stars : supplement       Euros per person

Supplement domestic flight : 250 Euros per person