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Montagne d’Ambre & Diego Suarez Madagascar Tour

Tour Length4 days
Priced from pps $768 R10912 £585 675 A$1079 C$1026 NZ$1116 Full pricing info
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Summary of this Lodge Safari

  • Max. Group Size 12 Travellers
  • Starts & ends in Diego Suarez, Madagascar
  • Accommodation Bungalow or Chalet / Hotel
  • Transport Microbus
  • Wildlife Lemurs & More
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Quick Itinerary Overview

This 4-day Madagascar Tour takes you to the town of Diego Suarez and the rain forests of Montagne d'Ambre National Park.

Your lodge is nestled underneath the canopy of trees and allows for complete relaxation.

The neighbouring Montagne d'Ambre National Park is a sight to behold; the luscious rainforest is home to lemurs and chameleons amongst a host of other wildlife and spectacular birdlife. You have a chance to spot these beautiful creatures on a full day guided excursion into the forests before retreating to the comforts of the Nature Lodge.

The last day on this Madagascar Safari takes you into the town of Diego Suarez. Meet the friendly locals and witness their colourful culture displayed in their attire and the women's makeup.

Take a stroll along the ocean enjoying spectacular panoramic views of the Madagascan coast!

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Itinerary for this Tour

DAY 1: Diego Suarez to Montagne d'Ambre National Park – Madagascar

Your guide is at the Diego Suarez Airport to meet you when you arrive and transfer you to the Nature Lodge.

The eco-lodge is located near the entrance to Montagne d'Ambre National Parc, not far from Diego Suarez. This scenic 185 km² national park incorporates montane forest, crater lakes and waterfalls in the mountains of northern Madagascar, overlooking the Bay of Diego in the Mozambique Channel.

This afternoon, subject to arrival time, we take a guided walk in Montagne d'Ambre, getting a close-up look at the diverse flora and fauna, including rare and endemic species.

After exploring 'Amber Mountain' on foot we return to our comfortable lodge for the evening.

  • Lunch

DAY 2: Montagne d'Ambre National Park – Madagascar

Day two starts with breakfast at the lodge, before we set off into Montagne d'Ambre National Park for a full day of exploring.

We are likely to encounter lemurs in the tropical rainforests, with eight species found here.

We may also come across mongoose, as well as a variety of birds and other interesting creatures, such as brightly coloured chameleons and butterflies. We also see beautiful waterfalls and some of the rare and endemic plants of Madagascar in this scenic national park.

  • Breakfast & Lunch

DAY 3: Montagne d'Ambre National Park to Diego Suarez – Madagascar

On day three we travel back to Diego Suarez, now called Antsiranana, where we overnight. Antsiranana city, the capital of the Diana Region, is located on the big, scenic bay of Diego Suarez.

Here we experience the fascinating cultures of Madagascar, learning more about the people and history of the country. A diverse mix of people live in Diego Suarez where locals can be spotted wearing white djellebas, facial masks and colourful loincloths.

Our hotel is set in a tropical garden on the bay of Diego Suarez, 5 minutes from the city centre. The stylish rooms offer panoramic views over the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean.

  • Breakfast

DAY 4: Diego Suarez – Madagascar

After breakfast at the elegant hotel, you are transferred to the Diego Suarez Airport, where your Northern Madagascar Tour Experience comes to a close.

  • Breakfast
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+Included in the Tour Price
  • Two nights at a lodge near Montagne d'Ambre National Park 
  • One night at a hotel in Diego Suarez (Bed & Breakfast) in a twin sharing room
  • All transfers and transport as per itinerary
  • All entrance fees
  • Specialist guide in the Montagne d'Ambre National Park
  • All excursions as per itinerary
  • English-speaking guide
+Not Included in the Tour Price
  • All excursions not included in the itinerary
  • Bottled water, soft drinks & alcoholic beverages
  • Personal items & laundry
  • International flights
  • Visas and travel insurance
  • Lunches & dinners as per itinerary
  • Flights from/to Johannesburg (can be arranged)
  • Pre and post tour accommodation
+Departure Dates

This Madagascar Safari departs daily with a minimum of 2 clients and is subject to availability.

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