Day 1: Thursday 5th November 2020
We fly from London (Heathrow) to Antananarivo, Madagascar via Paris. We arrive at 22:15hrs and transfer to our hotel close to the Airport.
Overnight in Antananarivo

Day 2: Friday 6th November 2020
Today we transfer by road on our 4 hour journey to Eastern Rainforest of Andasibe-Manatadia National Park. After arrival we will experience a guided afternoon and night walk.
Overnight in Andasibe-Manatadia National Park

Day 3: Saturday 7th November 2020
We drive the short distance to Mantadia National Park where we spend the day exploring with our guided tour. The park is home to the diademed Sifaka and White Ruffed Lemur as well many other animals including frogs and reptiles
Overnight in Andasibe-Manatadia National Park

Day 4: Sunday 8th November 2020
We have a full day visit to Analamazaotra Special Reserve home to the rare and large Indri Indri Lemur. In the evening we visit Volmma Forest, home of the tiny Mouse Lemur and a variety of chameleons.
Overnight in Andasibe-Manatadia National Park

Day 5: Monday 9th November 2020
Today we will have a half day guided visit to the Torotorofotsy Wetlands. Here we find a host of water dwellers, including birds, lemurs, frogs and chameleons. In the afternoon you can rest or explore locally before a final night walk
Overnight in Andasibe-Manatadia National Park

Day 6: Tuesday 10th November 2020
Today we return to Antananarivo by road. In the afternoon we enjoy some photography as we tour the city.
Overnight in Antananarivo

Day 7: Wednesday 11th November 2020
We travel south along the famous RN7 for 4hrs to the city of Antsirabe. On our journey we will stop of to visit the Aluminium Smelter. In the afternoon we will enjoy a rickshaw tour of the city.
Overnight in Antsirabe

Day 8: Thursday 12th November 2020
Our journey takes us 5 hours south to Ranomafana National Park and en route we will stop at Ambositra to photograph the wood carving capital of Madagascar. We enjoy an evening forest walk.
Overnight in Ranomafana National Park

Day 9: Friday 13th November 2020
We have a full day exploring the Ranomafana National Park with a local specialist guide. Here we can find the Golden Bamboo Lemur in addition to 11 other species of lemur, 13 types of chameleon and 120 types of frog
Overnight in Ranomafana National Park

Day 10: Saturday 14th November 2020
We have a long journey south today to Isalo National Park home of the iconic Ring Tailed Lemurs. Along our journey we will make frequent stops for photography and take a break for lunch.
Overnight in Isalo National Park

Day 11: Sunday 15th November 2020
Today we make our first visit to Isalo National Park, set amid soaring sandstone formations, huge canyons and waterfalls. The park is home to an incredible mix of flora and fauna including the Verreaux’s Sifaka, Rainbow Frog and Benson’s Rock Thrush to name but a few.
Overnight in Isalo National Park

Day 12: Monday 16th November 2020
We spend our second day in Isalo National park. For our two days here we will plan our visits to cover as much of the park as we can allowing the option of a free afternoon if required.
Overnight in Isalo National Park

Day 13: Tuesday 17th November 2020
We continue our southward journey to Ifaty. En route we will stop at Zombitse National Park where we will take a guided walk. The park has eight species of lemur within the traditional forest and sandstone domes that make up the terrain. After our visit we complete our journey to the coast and the fishing village of Ifaty.
Overnight in Ifaty

Day 14: Wednesday 18th November 2020
We make an early morning visit to Reinala Private Reserve to witness the sunrise over the Baobab trees. The park also has a botanical trail and a bird sanctuary. In the afternoon we visit the Reef Doctor Honko Conservation Project an area of mangrove which is home to many wetland birds. In the evening we return to Reinala Private Reserve for our final dinner amongst the Baobabs.
Overnight in Ifaty

Day 15: Thursday 19th November 2020
We have a free morning to relax or explore the fishing harbour. In the late afternoon we transfer to the airport for our flight back to Antananarivo. On arrival we will transfer to a local hotel for a meal. We will then return to the airport for our return flight to London.

Day 16: Friday 20th November 2020
Just after midnight we join out flight to London. This takes us via Paris arriving at London Heathrow in the early afternoon