: Welcome at your hotel. Short briefing for the journey and drive till Antsirabe, the thermal city on the national road N°7. Arrival at Behenjy, stop to have a tea time with Malagasy families. Along the way, you will travel across the typical landscape of the highland, rocky hill, savanna, terraced rice field, and large orchard. First stop in Ambatolampy to visit workshop of the pot foundry. Lunch at your charge along the road. Continuation till the city of Antsirabe, famous its rick show. Installation at the hotel
Duration: +/- 3h30 of road
Distance: 170 kms
: Day 2: Antsirabe > Ranomafana.
: Our next stage is to Ranomafana but before continuing our trip, city tours with a ricksaw at Antsirabe, continuation of the road. Stop at Ambositra, the famous handcraft village. Ambositra is reputed of the marquetry and wood carving. After visit, continuation to Ranomafana. Night walk.
Installation at the hotel.
Duration: +/- 6 of road
Distance: 242 kms
Hotel chez Gaspard:
Simple but relaxing, Chez Gaspard Hotel is located next to a river. The spacious rooms are equipped with large bathroom with hot water. The bedding is of excellent quality. A helpful team will give you an unforgettable welcome. The bungalows offer views of the beautiful garden bordering the river.
: Day 3: Ranomafana > Fianarantsoa
: Breakfast, morning visit of national park of Ranomafana with a local guide. Ranomafana National Park is UNESCO’s World Heritage since 2007. The park has 15 endemic species of lemurs in Madagascar and hosts a lot of running water (Some of them are hot waters). Trek in the park. Then continuation till Fianarantsoa
Duration: +/- 1h30 of road
Distance: 62 kms
Hotel Villa Sylvestre:
For a comfortable night, Villa Sylvestre offers you a spacious and a magnificient rooms in a warm-softed environment, in harmony with all international standards. The comfortable rooms are disposed by WIFI connexion and TV, safe and mini-bar, and finally, for the enamoured reading, a library is arranged in the Internet room which reserved for Guests.
: Day 4: Fianarantsoa > Ranohira
: Breakfast. City tour of Fianarantsoa which is an old royal city which became in 1830 administrative capital of the region under the colonial power. Short city tour to discover: old houses were in general built in the hills and the new ones were built in the valleys. Continuation till the village of Ambalavao where we visit the workshop of the mythic Anteimoro paper and Malagasy handmade embroideries. Visit of Anja Park to spot the lemur catta. After the visit, departure for the village of Ranohira which hosts the famous Isalo rock dated from the Jurassic era. Arrival in Ranohira, installation at the hotel
Duration: +/- 4h30h of road
Distance: 270 kms
Isalo: Hotel Isalo Ranch
The Isalo Ranch is a charming combination of 20 comfortable bungalows and restaurant with a swimming pool, set in a beautiful tropical garden. Each bungalow has an individual bath and sanitary facilities, hot water, mosquito nets and a private terrace. For environmental reasons we have chosen solar energy to produce our electricity. Built in a traditional style, the restaurant offers a choice of menus filled with creative and natural foods, a cuisine inspired by local culinary influences as well as French, Asian or Oriental.
: Day 5: Ranohira
: Breakfast. Day devoted to the discovery of Isalo National Park, an area of outstanding natural 81.540ha where wind and water have carved world alien forms. While following a well-marked path on earth and rock, you continue your trip to the natural pool situated into the deep canyons. A canyon with lush vegetation, which are lost in the tall grass savannah. Return at the hotel in the evening. Night at the hotel
Duration: +/-5h of walk
Lunch pic nic include
At the same hotel as before
: Day 6: Ranohira> Tuléar > Ifaty
: After your breakfast, Continuation to join Ifaty, through many endemic plants. Passing by Tuléar and stop at the arboretum Antsokay a large garden Swiss botanist brought together different plant species endemic to the South West for a visit. Then transfer to the fishing village Ifaty, an ideal place for diving and relaxation. Night at the hotel
Duration: +/-5h30 of road
Distance: 295 kms
Ifaty : Belle vue
Located in the heart of the vezo village, 36 kms north of the town of Tuléar, on the RN9, road of Morombe, in the south-west of the island of Madagascar. The hotel BELLE VUE offers you optimal comfort and Authenticity during your stay. At the restaurant, you will discover the suggestion established according to the arrivals of the day with the fisherman (fish, shrimps, calamari, crabs, crayfish, cicadas of seas, etc ...) and the traditional dishes Madagascan bases of zebus
: Day 7: Ifaty > Tuléar > Antananarivo > Home
: After your breakfast, according to the schedule, transfer to the airport to take a flight to Antananarivo. On your arrival in Antananarivo, if time allow us, visit of the handcraft market of digue, transfer to the airport and assistance for the international flight.