Both Palmarium and Andasibe show off their unique possession of rare lemurs, the only place to observe the black indri, the eerie looking aye-aye and the dancing sifaka entertaining visitors during their performance. An opportunity certainly not to be missed!!
DAY 1: TANA (ARRIVAL)
Upon arrival in Antananarivo (Tana in short), you will be met and welcomed by a representative from our company. And then, you shall have your private car taking you to your hotel. Overnight: Grand Hotel Urban
DAY 2: TANA – PALMARIUM
Set off for a long drive to Ankanin’ny Nofy (also called Palmarium) settled along the man-made Lake Rasoabe along the waterway called the Canal of Pangalanes. Arriving at Manambato, we depart to Palmarium in a speed boat taking roughly an hour. Overnight: Palmarium Lodge
DAY 3: PALMARIUM
Palmarium has a reserve where some species of lemurs are found there. This is the best place to see the aye-aye and other species of animals. Beside, Palmarium is a haven for relaxation, with its pretty seaside and lush green vegetation. You will surely enjoy the visit walking through the forest while accompanied by your local guide who will help you spot as many animals as possible. A group of indri, sifakas, red lemurs, black lemurs, crowned lemurs and black and white ruffed lemurs can be observed easily. Overnight: Parlmarium Lodge
DAY 4: PALMARIUM – ANDASIBE
After breakfast, embark on a fast motor boat heading to Andasibe national park. In the afternoon, visit the famous Vakona Reserve where five species of lemurs such as the black and white ruffed lemur, the browns, the ring-tails, the modest eastern bamboo lemur and the diademed sifaka can be seen easily. Overnight: Andasibe Hotel
DAY 5: ANDASIBE
We set off for a morning visit at Analamazoatra reserve, home of the biggest lemur, ‘Indri’. Besides, this reserve certainly grants lots of photo opportunities seeing various animals, birds, and reptiles like the Parson chameleon, the tiny ground chameleon, and other species of lemurs. Safari night walk (as extra) in search of night active animals including mouse lemurs, fat-tailed dwarf lemurs, eastern wooly lemurs, smallest chameleons, and so forth. Overnight: Andasibe Hotel
DAY 6: ANDASIBE – TANA
We head back to Tana, with stops en route along this eastern mountainous road. Then, upon arrival, continue for an afternoon city tour visiting the upper town and lower town in downtown Tana, including the queen palaces, the old picturesque cathedral and then the lake Anosy. Overnight: Grand Hotel Urban
DAY 7: DEPARTURE
Today, transfer to the airport for your flight taking you back home. End of our service.