Dream Tour South

  • DAY 1: ARRIVE AT AIR PORT INTERNATIONAL OF ANTANANARIVO

We will meet to the arrive airport international of antananarivo,then transfer you to your hotel and you have relax.

  • DAY 2: ANTANANARIVO, ANTSIRABE

After breakfast in the morning,your driver he will pick you up in your hotel and you will drive towards antsirabe.But you will travelling through the highland,you will pass rice fields and unusual eroded hills.If time allows,you can make a couple of stops on the way.In ampatolampy there is a small family run factory making cooking pots out of recycled aluminium.At ambohimandroso you could stop to see some merina tribe tombs imposing structures as ancestors are revered.If you are here between june and september you could be invited to see an important,sacred and unusual highland practice of the 'turning of the bones'.But when you will arrive in antsirabe,you will have opportunity to visit around antsirabe. because there is have gems market and show room of all the pricieg gems here in madagascar.And you can ride the pousse pousse or ride a horse,and in antsirabe there is have a old cadedrale and the thermal bath.
OVERNIGHT IN THE HOTEL

  • DAY 3: ANTSIRABE, RANOMAFANA NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast in the morning, your driver he will pick you up in your hotel.Then to continue the journey heading south across the highland to reach ambositra,the malagasy handcraft capital, locat 90 KM from antsirabe.In this city know for it’s zafimaniry Art,there will be an opportunity to visit different workshop and meet the wood carvers who make beautiful statue,furniture and souvenirs.After lunch you will continue onwards towards Ranomafana and the rainforest.Later in the evening you will be able to do a night activity to see out animal such as chameleon, frogs, Microcebe, the smallest lemur in the world.
OVERNIGHT IN THE HOTEL

  • DAY 4: VISIT RANOMAFANA NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast in the morning,your driver he will pick you up in your hotel going to ranomafana national park to meet with your local guide. Ranomafana national park was set up in 1991 with the specific purpose of protecting the golden bamboo lumer. It is a 41600 hectare are of mountane cloudforest and tropial rainforest with very high levels of biodiversity making it on of madagascar's best known park. It is in the east of the country,about 400Km south of the capital, it's a very beautiful park with a river, waterfalls, hills a stunning views wherever you go. As well as it’s star attraction, other lemur specie found here include the red-bellied lemur,the sportive lemur,eastern woolly lemur and black and white ruffed lemur. The elusive aye-aye is aslo found here 'though it's rarely seen', and it's one of the best place to see Milne-Edward's sifaka. Birdwatching here is excellent,with around 115 species, and reptile, frogs and invertebrates, are aslo profilic. Have a look out for the leaf-tailed gecko. Then in the afternoon you will visit ranomafana village and visit the hot spring from in the grownd that's mean ranomafana, because ranomafana mean hot water.
OVERNIGHT IN THE HOTEL

  • DAY 5: RANOMAFANA, ISALO NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast in the morning,your driver he will pick you up in your hotel. Then to drive continue isalo national park,then the first stop of the day is in the small town of ambalavao where there will be time to take a break, stretch your legs and perhaps see a famous handmade paper workshop or do a bit of wine tasting at Soavita winery.Then you will continue to isalo national park arriving later in the afternoon,but after a visit Anja Community Reserve.
Anja Community Reserve
Anja community Reserve is well worth a stop. There are various walking rountes you can follow to explore the terrain and see the resindent wildlife which inclundes the ever-endering ring-tail lemur, you must be accopanied by a guide on your visit. The ring-tailed lemurs are the undisputed stars at Anja, with a population of over 300 in an area of 30 hectares there are good chances of seeing them. Especially as they are part habituated and not afraid to aproach people sometimes been fed in the past,a practice no longer permitted. Keep your camera to hand and you could get some excellent photos. Other creatures you can expect to see inclunde chameleon and lizards, you will be glad of the skills eyes and exprience of your guide to help you find these,as many are well camouflaged among the vegetation, they are fascinating to wach,and seem like a throwbak to a by gone world. If lucky you may come across a streaked tenrec,a small mammal, somehwat reminiscent of a hedgehog with it's spiny coast, active both by day and night. There is bird life too, with 11 species having been recorded in the reserve. The landscape is rocky and you will need to wear stout walking shoes, if you like hiking there are some longer routes taking up to 6 hour, which will let you experience terrain to the full and give the benefit of healthy exercise.
OVERNIGHT IN THE HOTEL

  • DAY 6: VISIT ISALO NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast in the morning,your driver he will pick you up in your hotel going isalo national park office to meet with your local guide. Isalo national park is a treasured place for the Bara tribe and features some of the most breathtaking scenery in madagascar. Thout not a prominent wildlife destination, the impressive gorges and canyons are home to ring-tail lemurs,brown lemurs, sifaka and 14 species of nocturnal lemurs hide in dense vegetation along the streams.There are also around 80 different bird species, and many reptiles and frogs too but it has to be said that it is the flora here which is the main attraction with approximately 500 different species inclunding some endemic varieties such as the elephants foot. For your stay in isalo,don't forget to bring your hiking boots as walking is the activity here.A popular hike through deciduous forest often bring you face to face with the ring-tailed lemurs and sifaka.For those looking for more of challenge you can walk to the Piscine Naturelle,this beautiful oasis is nestled in the rocks.A small waterfall tumbles into the pool which is welcome sanctuary to cool off in after the heat of the canyon. Another beautiful attraction here is the Window of Isalo which is at best at sundown.
OVERNIGHT IN THE HOTEL

  • DAY 7: ISALO NATIONAL PARK, TULEAR,IFATY

After breakfast in the morning,your driver he will pick you up in your hotel then continue to tulear. And after tulear continue to reach ifaty it's a bout take 6 hour by car from isalo,but you add to this with stops along the way. So this is very full day, you may have time for a short break at the once-tiny village of ilakaka,this is now a busy place as sapphires were discovered here. It's a bit like the wild west in the middle of madagascar,you will also stop at Zombitse national park. This park acts as a transition zone between the dry and the humid forest of madagascar,so the flora and birdlife is particularly rich. There is diverse range of animal species,including 8 different types of lumer, as well as many reptile.
OVERNIGHT IN THE HOTEL

  • DAY 8: VISIT IFATY VILLAGE

Ifaty is small fishing region,is known for it's beautiful beach and tradition vezo culture.The house here are still made in a traditional manner using local matrials,and canoes made from hollowed out tree trunks line the beaches.Off the coast,a sheltered reef offers an excellent spot for snorkeling and diving.The near by Reniala Nature Reserve is home to the unique spiny forest only found in this part of madagascar,with towering spiny bushes and giant baobab trees sheltering thousands of plant species,dozens of bird specie and wildlife such as the grey-mouse lemur.And here is the ends of our tour.