Expeditions | Template

Search Trips

Keyword

Related Sections

Testimonial

Vincenza Caldareri
Vincenza Caldareri
Egypt February 2009
From the Valley of the Kings to the unkept roads in Cairo; from the fish market restaurant in Alexandria to preparing our own "molokheya" dish in a home above...
more ?

Photos for

Recently Viewed Trips


  •  
     

About Kepri

Madagascar

TripThumb_EXP_MAD_1110.jpg
Duration: 14 days
Excluding flights
All meals & activities included

Summary: This adventure on the Red Island is a perfect balance between cultural and outdoor activities. Madagascar is truly a unique place, with a plethora of endemic animal and plant species that will intrigue the explorer in you. Philip, a Malagasy that lives in Montreal, will accompany the group and get us to meet his country's people, taste its food, see its amazing landscapes and enjoy its perfect weather. We'll trek the mountains of the Andringitra National Park, see the lemurs in the Ranomafana Reserve and kayak off the beaches of Anakao in the South.

Part 1 - Antananarivo & the High Plains ►
Part 2 - Ranomafana & the Andringitra National Park ►
Part 3 - The Beaches of Anakao & Toliara ►

images/teampics/philippeRaz.jpg

Creative Organizer Philippe Raz
Let me show you the wonders of Madagascar... Read BIO ►

Upcoming expeditions to Africa

 
PartThumb_MAD_TANA&HIG01_EXP_0703.jpg

Antananarivo & the High Plains

  • Initiation to modern Malagasy culture
  • Community development project visit
  • Meet the local inhabitants of the High Planes
PartThumb_MAD_TANA&HIG01_EXP_0703.jpg
PartThumb_MAD_RANO&AND01_EXP_0703.jpg

Ranomafana & the Andringitra National Park

  • Observe tropical forest lemurs during treks in nature
  • Ranomafana tropical reserve
  • Camping in the deep canyon of Andringitra
  • Isalo Mountain treks that lead to a hidden natural pool
PartThumb_MAD_RANO&AND01_day2-3_EXP_0703.jpg

Days 3 - 4 - Ranomafana & the Andringitra National Park (Description)

Before reaching the next step in this journey, we’ll have to take National Route 7, which will enable us to discover overwhelmingly beautiful landscapes with its rich agricultural land and rural environments just like the typical villager experiences his country, cultivating rice, corn and herding zebus (native cattle). We will also pass by the charming town of Ambositra, the artisan capital of the country, where artisans will show us how to add a touch of local decorative pieces to our homes.

PartThumb_MAD_RANO&AND01_day2-3_EXP_0703.jpg

Days 5 - 6 - Ranomafana & the Andringitra National Park (Description)

Before reaching the next step in this journey, we’ll have to take National Route 7, which will enable us to discover overwhelmingly beautiful landscapes with its rich agricultural land and rural environments just like the typical villager experiences his country, cultivating rice, corn and herding zebus (native cattle). We will also pass by the charming town of Ambositra, the artisan capital of the country, where artisans will show us how to add a touch of local decorative pieces to our homes.

PartThumb_MAD_RANO&AND01_day4-5_EXP_0703.jpg

Days 7 - 9 - Ranomafana & the Andringitra National Park (Description)

Isalo: Our next adventure starts off in the village of Ranohira. We have interesting activities planned: hiking in deep canyons where the water is host to crocodiles, fish, giant eels while the land is home to lemurs, bats, and endemic birds with melodious chants. The trek will end with a dip in a natural pool, giving us a view of this fabulous region of Madagascar where nature is unique and picture-perfect.

PartThumb_MAD_ANAKAO&T01_EXP_0703.jpg

The Beaches of Anakao & Toliara

  • Kayaking off the shores of the southernmost beach in Madagascar
  • Fresh seafood from the Indian Ocean
  • Toliara's charm & its unique culture
  • Relaxing in an ecolodge on Anakao's beach
  • Malagasy boat excursion to a local island off Anakao
PartThumb_MAD_ANAKAO&T01_day2-4_EXP_0703.jpg

Days 10 - 11 - The Beaches of Anakao & Toliara (Description)

Our journey towards the South will bring us to the center of the savannah and its immense serenity. These vast dry plains contain focused areas of vegetation growth but are mostly made up of precious and semi-precious stone deposits. This is region is known as the Sapphire Kingdom! We'll have the chance to see an area of Madagascar that greatly differs from the rest of the country - with beautiful long beaches and amazing seafood. To get to Anakao we'll have to pass through Toliara, the southernmost large city in the country.

PartThumb_MAD_ANAKAO&T01_day2-4_EXP_0703.jpg

Days 12 - 13 - The Beaches of Anakao & Toliara (Description)

Our journey towards the South will bring us to the center of the savannah and its immense serenity. These vast dry plains contain focused areas of vegetation growth but are mostly made up of precious and semi-precious stone deposits. This is region is known as the Sapphire Kingdom! We'll have the chance to see an area of Madagascar that greatly differs from the rest of the country - with beautiful long beaches and amazing seafood. To get to Anakao we'll have to pass through Toliara, the southernmost large city in the country.