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Tsiribihina River, tsingy of bemaraha national park, kirindy special reserve and the visit of the west of Madagascar

This tour is the most complete and full tour program to see and discover all the beauties of the Midwest and west area of Madagascar. Its combines the Tsiribihina River, one of the biggest rivers in Midwest and west area of Madagascar and the best place for the bird watcher tourists; the Tsingy of Bemaraha National Park, the largest site and the most spectacular Park in this west and even in Madagascar, and classified as world heritage site by the UNESCO; and last Kirindy special reserve, very nice dry forest in the west of the island, and the best place to spot FOSA animals (the main predator animals). This tour is end at the visit of the alley of Baobab.

main tour: Full west ( 11 - 12 Days)

optional tour:

departs: Antananarivo

destination: west of madagascar

accommodation: upper range accommodation(local range), except in miandrivazo village(mid range only), and camping on shore of the tsiribihina river

> Optional accomodation: mid range accommodation(local range) and camping on shore of tsiribihina river, possibility of camping in tent room in tsingy of bemaraha park. Please mail us to require quote for this optional accomodation

age range: 15 - 60( people more than this age can do this tour if still fit )

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Best of the tour

> Villages and daily life of locale tribe on shore of the Tsiribihina river

> Landscape and different species of birds and lemurs on this river

> Visit of waterfall cascade and natural swimming pools

> Camping on very nice sand beach of the Tsiribihina river

> Visit the Gorge of the Manambolo river

> Test your physical condition in small tsingy trail, and explore amazing scenery of big tsingy

> Cross the suspension bridge and enjoy the extraordinary view points in big tsingy

> Spend time at the alley of baobab for sunset

Plus you get

> private land transport

> services of the tour leader

> all accommodation

Available means of transport on the river trip

> peddling dugout canoe made from wood

> peddling comfortable canoe made from glass fiber

> engine boat

Transfer to the hotel

Overnight in the hotel

Morning drive to Antsirabe town distant about 167 km (about 3h on drive), discover the landscape of the highland of Madagascar, the daily life and the typically houses of the Merina tribe (one of the 18 tribes in Madagascar), who occupied this area

Arriving, short break and rick show visit of the town

Overnight in the hotel

Drive from Antsirabe town to Miandrivazo village, distant about 220 km (about 4 hours on drive); discover the landscape of the Midwest area of Madagascar and the daily life of the locale people who live on the banks of this road.

Overnight in the hotel

Morning peddling canoe trip to discover the beauty of Mahajilo River (the starter point of tsiribihina river trip), you will discover the daily life of the locale tribe(The sakalava people) who live on shore of this Mahajilo river, this west area of Madagascar is really rich also in species of birds. In the afternoon reaching the real Tsiribihina River and the tour to explore this big river continue

In the evening camping on shore of the very nice sand beach of this Tribihina river

Overnight in the hotel

Morning peddling canoe trip, from this second day of the tour you will start to see 2 species of lemurs exist in this west area of Madagascar, like verreux's sifaka and brown lemurs; after few hours of peddling on this river you will arrive at the waterfall cascade and natural swimming pool place, and stop in this place will be an opportunity to take shower under the waterfall or swim in the natural swimming pools to cool little bit (temperature is hot and sunny).The afternoon, visit of local tribe village where you can discover their daily life.In the evening, second and last night camping on the nice sand Beach of Tsiribihina River

Overnight inside a tent

The last Short moment on the Tsiribihina River, arriving in small village called Tsaraontana, take the 4WD about 2 hours and then cross the same Tsiribihina River by the ferry boat about 45 mn to reach Belo- sur-tsiribihina town.

Afternoon break in this small town

Overnight in the hotel

Morning drive about 4 hours off road to reach the place where you will take the second ferry boat and cross the Manambolo river, arriving in Bekopaka village short break and lunch in the hotel

The afternoon, visit of the small tsingy (the nearest site from the village), you will explore the beauty of this first site and enjoy its labyrinth of pointed rock.

After that drive back to the hotel

Overnight in the hotel

start from the visit of the gorge of Manambolo river (a river close to small tsingy) on board of twins peddling dugout canoe, to see the beautiful landscape of this river, then cave and last the vazimba tomb (the ancestor of the sakalava people, the locale people in this place), then drive about 17 km off road in the north of the village to visit the big tsingy (the second side in this park). This second site called big tsingy has the most spectacular scenery of both of all (small and big tsingy), after 4 hours walking and climbing to explore in side this pointed rock, you will drive back to the hotel

Overnight in the hotel

Morning drive from Bekopaka village to Belo - sur - Tsiribihina village and then drive to Kirindy special reserve.

Arriving in the lodge, short break then night walk visit to see the night active species of lemurs in this reserve like Mouse lemurs, (the smallest lemurs in Madagascar), chameleons...

Then back to the hotel

Overnight in Kirindy lodge (a basic accommodation, the only one exist in this place)

Morning visit to see the day active lemurs in this reseve, like the "verreaux's sifaka and the brown lemurs", but especially to see the famous FOSA animals the main predator of lemurs.

After the visit in this reserve, drive to see baobabs trees: like the sacred baobab, then baobab in love, and last spend time to appreciate sunset at the alley of baobab (photos opportunity), then drive to Morondava

Overnight in the hotel

Transfer to the airport of Morondava, then flight to Antananarivo, transfer to the town and short visit of Antananarivo city, then drive to the hotel

Overnight in the hotel

Transfer to the hotel

Overnight in the hotel

Morning drive to Antsirabe town distant about 167 km (about 3h on drive), discover the landscape of the highland of Madagascar, the daily life and the typically houses of the Merina tribe (one of the 18 tribes in Madagascar), who occupied this area

Arriving, short break and rick show visit of the town

Overnight in the hotel

Drive from Antsirabe town to Miandrivazo village, distant about 220 km (about 4 hours on drive); discover the landscape of the Midwest area of Madagascar and the daily life of the locale people who live on the banks of the road.

Overnight in the hotel

The real visit of the Tsiribihina River starts from here, tourists will have one full day to explore the beauty of the Tsiribihina river :wonderful locale people who live on the banks of this river; many species of birds and 2 species of lemurs can be seen on this river( verreaux's sifaka and brown lemurs) and last but not least spend time at the waterfall cascade or swim at the 2 natural swimming pools to cool bit. In the evening camping on the very nice sand beach of this river

Overnight in the hotel

The tour on this river continue, visit of the locale people's village, who live on the shore of this river to see and know more about their daily life, visit of baobab's forest. In the evening camping on the very nice sand beach of this river

Overnight inside a tent

The last Short moment on the Tsiribihina River, arriving in Belo-sur-tsiribihina village take the 4WD, drive about 4 hours to reach the bekopaka village in tsingy

Overnight in the hotel

Morning visit of this park, start from the visit of the gorge of the Manambolo river( a river close to the small tsingy) on board of the twins peddling dugout canoe, to see the beautiful landscape of this river, then cave and last the vazimba tomb( the ancestor of the sakalava people ,the locale people in this place), then the visit continue to see the small tsingy and its beauty ;and last drive to visit the big tsingy, and its spectacular scenery formed by the roof of the pointed rock of tsingy , then back to the hotel

Overnight in the hotel

Morning drive from Bekopaka village to Belo - sur - Tsiribihina village and then drive to Kirindy special reserve.

Arriving in the lodge, short break then night walk visit to see night active species of lemurs in this reserve like Mouse lemurs, (the smallest lemurs in Madagascar), chameleons ...

Then back to the hotel

Overnight in Kirindy lodge (a basic accommodation, the only one exist in this place)

Morning visit to see the day active lemurs in this reseve, like the "verreaux's sifaka and the brown lemurs", but especially to see the famous FOSA animals the main predator of lemurs.

After the visit in this reserve, drive to see the baobabs trees: like the sacred baobab, then the baobab in love, and last spend time to appreciate the sunset at the alley of baobab (photos opportunity), then drive to Morondava

Transfer to the airport of Morondava, then flight to Antananarivo, transfer to the town and short visit of Antananarivo city, then drive to the hotel

Overnight in the hotel

Needs for this tour

> Domestic flights one way: Morondava - Antananarivo, for the flight tickets booking please visit Air madagascar website

> Nice walking shoes, sun cream, medicines for all diseases in tropical country

Optional: you can do the entire tour by 4WD, its need 3 days more. Please mail us for the additional quote

Booking

> You only need to pay a 25% deposit as booking confirmation( this is not refundable in case of tour cancelation, but we will keep this deposit money if you will adjourn your arrival date )

> Full payment is due in your arrival in Madagascar before the tour departure

> Price below are land only, please mail us for a domestic flight inclusive quote

Essential information

> Before you join this tour, you must be cover by adequate travel insurance, which is completely tailored for your trip: tour cancelation, lost of baggage, health evacuation ...

> We highly recommend you book this tour at least 3 weeks prior to your arrival date

Price per person

Full west with peddling dugout canoe: EURO 780

Full west with peddling comfortable canoe: EURO 865

Full west with engine boat: EURO 1115

Number of participants: 2 people minimum

Quote for Single traveler is possible, please mail us

Services included

Transfer from the airport to the hotel and from the hotel to the airport

Car, fuel and driver during the tour

Hotels and breakfasts: in Antananarivo (1 night), in Antsirabe town (1 night), in Miandrivazo village (1 night), during the camping on the river (2 nights), in Bekopaka village (in tsingy; 2 nights), in Kirindy reserve (1 night), in Morondava town (1 night), in Antananarivo (1 night)

Mattress, pillows, tents, during the camping

Full board during the tour on the river

VISA fees in Miandrivazo village

Entrance fees in cascade on the river

Boat during the tour on the river

Entrance fees and local guide fees in all visits

Guiding assistance

Not included

Foods and mineral water before and after the tour on the river

Sleeping bags during the camping on the river

Domestic flight tickets from Morondava to Antananarivo

Travel insurance

International flight tickets to and out of Madagascar

Souvenirs, tips and personal expend

Special offer

For more 3 Travellers we offer discount, the definitive quote depends on the number of traveller participants, so for more information please mail us

Contact us for more information:
(+261) 34 16 992 87
(+261) 32.67.559.92
Email: radoeric@gmail.com

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why overall tour madagascar

> Our tours are for all different range of ages for international tourists from all over the world, we offer many ranges of tours like adventure tours; discover tour, nature tour, beach tour for tourists with a sense of fun and keen desire to explore Madagascar.

> Our tour price includes your own tour leader plus all land transport fees in parks and locale guides in each visits, so all you have to pay for are foods, drinks , personal expends and all flight tickets.

> We have a qualified and experienced English speaking guide to supply a full travel guide information to tourist during their tour to Madagascar.

Acknowledgement

Special thanks to all teams for their help to run the company, and their precious trust on me to be the Manager.

I won’t forget to give thanks for all tourists, friends, who know me and pushed me to create this tour operator company, but especially those who have chosen me as their tour guide, when they have been in Madagascar.

Last but not least, advance special thanks for you tourists who will have the intension to choose overall tour madagascar as your future tour organizator company for your trip to Madagascar.

Rado Eric

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(+261) 34 16 992 87


(+261) 32 67 559 92
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