20 days in Madagascar Itinerary

20 days in Madagascar Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Nosy Be
— 2 nights
2
Mahajanga
— 2 nights
3
Andasibe
— 2 nights
4
Moramanga
— 1 night
5
Tolanaro
— 2 nights
6
Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park
— 2 nights
7
Morondava
— 1 night
8
Antananarivo
— 5 nights

2
nights
Nosy Be

The island of Nosy Be, off the coast of Madagascar, remains the country's premier beach getaway renowned for its tranquil ambience, pristine shoreline, and year-round warm weather.
Visiting Lokobe Nature Special Reserve and Scuba & Snorkeling will get you outdoors. There's lots more to do: head off the coast to Nosy Sakatia, tour the pleasant surroundings at Ambaro Ranch, and take in the awesome beauty at Mont Passot.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Nosy Be attractions planner.

Bucharest, Romania to Nosy Be is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Bucharest to Nosy Be due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Bucharest in June, Nosy Be is a bit warmer at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Mahajanga.

Things to do in Nosy Be

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Nosy Sakatia ©
Nosy Sakatia
Ambaro Ranch ©
Ambaro Ranch

2
nights
Mahajanga

Mahajanga ©
The small city of Mahajanga provides lots of sandy beaches lined with palm trees and is known for its restaurants serving various specialties.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): take in breathtaking views at Cirque Rouge and then enjoy the sea views from Phare de Katsepy. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sat): explore the activities along Lac Sacre, stroll through Eco Parc Reniala, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Antsanitia Beach.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Mahajanga trip planner.

Getting from Nosy Be to Mahajanga by flight takes about 8.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Mahajanga can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel to Andasibe.

Things to do in Mahajanga

Parks Beaches Historic Sites
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Antsanitia Beach ©
Antsanitia Beach
Cirque Rouge ©
Cirque Rouge
Lac Sacre ©
Lac Sacre

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Andasibe

Andasibe ©
When you take a trip to Andasibe, you'll discover a protected rainforest in eastern Madagascar.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Andasibe-Mantadia National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: walk around Analamazaotra Special Reserve and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Vakona Private Reserve.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Andasibe planning tool.

You can fly from Mahajanga to Andasibe in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can go by car to Moramanga.

Things to do in Andasibe

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Andasibe-Mantadia National Park
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Andasibe-Mantadia National Park ©
Andasibe-Mantadia National Park
Vakona Private Reserve ©
Vakona Private Reserve
Analamazaotra Special Reserve ©
Analamazaotra Special Reserve

1
night
Moramanga

Moramanga ©
Moramanga is a city in Madagascar.Between the capital city Antananarivo and the east coast. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Musee de la Gendarmerie.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Moramanga day trip tool.

You can drive from Andasibe to Moramanga in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Moramanga can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 9th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Tolanaro.

Things to do in Moramanga

Museums
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Musee de la Gendarmerie ©
Musee de la Gendarmerie

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Tolanaro

Tolanaro ©
Tolanaro lures tourists with its exceptional scenery, endemic wildlife, clean beaches, and delicious seafood.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): take a peaceful walk through Domaine de la Cascade, thenkick back and relax at Lokaro Beach, and then stroll around Parc National d'Andohahela. On the 11th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the natural beauty at Arboretum of Ranopiso and then stroll through Nahampoana Reserve.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Tolanaro attractions site.

You can fly from Moramanga to Tolanaro in 6 hours. Another option is to drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Moramanga in June, with highs in Tolanaro at °C and lows at °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park.

Things to do in Tolanaro

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Nahampoana Reserve ©
Nahampoana Reserve
Parc National d'Andohahela ©
Parc National d'Andohahela

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Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park

Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park ©
Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Tsingy de Bemaraha Strict Nature Reserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the activities along Manambolo River.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Tolanaro to Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park by flight takes about 9 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Morondava.

Things to do in Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park

Nature Wildlife Parks
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Tsingy de Bemaraha Strict Nature Reserve ©
Tsingy de Bemaraha Strict Nature Reserve
Manambolo River ©
Manambolo River

1
night
Morondava

Morondava ©
Known for its iconic road lined with ancient Baobab trees, the sleepy coastal village of Morondava serves as a popular base for travelers looking to explore the national parks and nature reserves of Madagascar.
On the 14th (Sun), walk around Kirindy Forest Morondava Madagascar and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Avenue of the Baobabs.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Morondava road trip website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park to Morondava. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Antananarivo.

Things to do in Morondava

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Avenue of the Baobabs ©
Avenue of the Baobabs
Kirindy Forest Morondava Madagascar ©
Kirindy Forest Morondava Madagascar

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nights
Antananarivo

Antananarivo ©
Surrounded by verdant rice paddies, Madagascar's capital and the country's commercial and cultural hub, Antananarivo boasts a rich history and heritage, evident in its numerous historic buildings, colonial-era neighborhoods, and archaeological museums.
Get some cultural insight at Rova - Le Palais de la Reine and La Musee des Papillons. Visit Ambohimanga and Maison de Jean Laborde for their historical value. There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at Musee de la Photographie de Madagascar, pause for some photo ops at Lac Anosy, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosquee Sunni, and look for gifts at Lisy Art Gallery.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Antananarivo online vacation planner.

Drive from Morondava to Antananarivo in 11 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Antananarivo can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Antananarivo

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

La Musee des Papillons
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Ambohimanga ©
Ambohimanga
Rova - Le Palais de la Reine ©
Rova - Le Palais de la Reine
Musee de la Photographie de Madagascar ©
Musee de la Photographie de Madagascar

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