There’s Something for Everyone

Ring Tailed Lemur sits on a rock in a forest in the Ranomafana National Park
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Frog from madagascar on Sainte Marie Nosy Boraha
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Wondering what there is to do in Madagascar? Wonder no more. We’ve compiled the most comprehensive resource to help you make the picture-perfect itinerary. Click one of the links below to learn about cities, activities, places, and parks and reserves.

 

Pre-Travel

Before Travelling

Quick facts
History
When to go and climate
Entry requirements
Equipment
Getting there: by plane
      Flying from Europe
      Flying from America
      Flying from Asia and Oceanaia
      Flying from Africa
Getting there: by ship
Health
Language
Culture, customs, and religion
Money
Warnings
Recommended reading

During Your Journey

Getting around
      By plane
      By bus
      By train
      By car
      By boat
      Practical guide
Communications
      Telephone
      Internet
Food and drink
Holidays and festivities
Shopping
Sport and Special Interest Travel
      Canyoneering
      Climbing
      Community tourism
      Cycling
      Diving and snorkeling
      Fishing
      Hiking
      Kayaking
      Motorcycling
      Paragliding
      Rafting
      Sailing
      Surfing and Windsurfing
      Speleology
      Wildlife tours
      Whale watching

What to See

The Highlands

Antananarivo (Tananarive)
What to see
      Accommodations
      Restaurants
      Entertainment
      Shopping
      Transport
      Practical guide
Surroundings of Antananarivo
Antananarivo to Tsiroanomandidy
Antananarivo to Lac Alaotra
Antananarivo to Antsirabe
Antsirabe
Antsirabe to Fianarantsoa
Fianarantsoa

The North

Antananarivo to Mahajanga (Majunga)
Mahajanga to Nosy Be
Nosy Be
The islands around Nosy Be
Nosy Be to Antsiranana 
Antsiranana (Diego Suarez)
Antsiranana to Antalaha

The East

Antananarivo to Tamatave
Tamatave (Toamasina)
Tamatave to Maroantsetra
Pangalanes Canal
Sainte Marie

The South

Vangaindrano
Fianarantsoa to Tulear
Tulear (Toliara)
Tulear to Morombe
Tulear to Fort Dauphin
Fort Dauphin (Taolagnaro)

The West

Antsirabe to Morondava
Morondava
Morondava to Morombe

National Parks and Reserves

All Parks

Ambatovaky Special Reserve
Ambohijanahary Special Reserve
Ambohitantely Special Reserve
Amber Mountain National Park
Analamerana Special Reserve
Andasibe and Mantadia National Park
Andohahela National Park
Andranomena Special Reserve
Andringitra National Park
Anjanaharibe-Sud Special Reserve
Ankarafantsika National Park
Ankarana National Park
Baly Bay National Park
Bemarivo Special Reserve
Berenty Private Reserve
Betampona Integral Reserve
Beza-Mahafaly Special Reserve
Bora Special Reserve
Cap Sainte Marie Special Reserve
Isalo National Park
Kalambatritra Special Reserve
Kaleta Private Reserve
Kasijy Special Reserve
Kirindy Private Reserve
Kirindy Mitea National Park
Lokobe Integral Reserve
Mananara Nord National Park
Mangerivola Special Reserve
Maningoza Special Reserve
Manombo Special Reserve
Manongarivo Special Reserve
Marojejy National Park
Marotandrano Special Reserve
Masoala National Park
Midongy du Sud National Park
Nosy Mangabe Special Reserve
Pic d’Ivohibe Special Reserve
Ranomafana National Park
Reniala Private Reserve
Sahamalaza Îles Radama National Park
Tampoketsa Special Reserve
Tsaratanana Integral Reserve
Tsimanampetsotsa National Park
Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park
Tsingy de Namoroka National Park
Zahamena National Park
Zombitse and Vohibasia National Park