TSIRIBIHINA RIVER TRIP COMBINED WITH TSINGY TOUR
Day 1: Arrival in Antananarivo,drive to Ambatolampy,overnight hotel
Please be aware that your driver/guide will be waiting for you at the International Arrival gate. An airport sign with your name should be seen and you may have to look for a logo if the airport gets overcrowded. If you cannot locate your driver please remain calm and approach the Airport Welcome Service.
An announcement intended for your driver can be broadcasted there, and this will then become the rally point. In the case of an emergency or you cannot locate your driver, the emergency contact details are on your documents and you should call the mentioned numbers before attempting to leave the airport.
Day2: Morning visit of Ambatolampy ,then drive to Antsirabe,visit around Antsirabe and you´ll have lunch here in Antsirabe.After lunch,another 3hours drive to get to Miandrivazo, the departure point for the river trip.Overnight hotel
Day3: Start the river trip so this morning you meet your canoe guide and take your canoe and start the river trip.You will stop somewhere on the riverside and your guide will prepare lunch for you.Then after lunch,you will continue canoeing down the Tsiribihina river. Overnight camp
Day4: Another day on the river,overnight camp
Day5: Another 3hours on the river and you´ll jump on car again and drive to Bekopaka where the Tsingy is.But you´ll stop for lunch in Belo sur Tsiribihina before heading to Bekopaka where you´ll overnight in a Hotel.
Day 6: BEKOPAKA / SMALL TSINGY Full day dedicated to the discovery of the Tsingy of Bemaraha National Park. Canoe ride along the Manambolo river to observe the limestone walls. Then hike through the forest of small Tsingy between peaks and dry forest sheltering rare endemic fauna. Night in Bekopaka at an hotel
Day7: BEKOPAKA / BIG TSINGY Full day dedicated to the discovery of large Tsingy. We cross the cathedrals of limestone through the great fault. We move between the various caves and reach several points of view. Night at the same hotel
Day8: BEKOPAKA / MORONDAVA 4X4 Transfer to Morondava. Stop at the famous baobab alley at sunset for an unforgettable moment. Night in Morondava at Chez Maggie or similar
Tour price: This tour would cost you €820 per person ( based on 2 adults sharing a room )
- A car with FUEL and a driver/guide
- Food and accommodation for the driver.
- All accommodation with Bed and breakfast.
- Full board along Tsiribihina River during the camping with camping equipment (tents, sleeping bags...)
- Pirogue style canoe with a boat man.
- Park entrance fees for the clients.
- All local guides fee(note that using local guides is compulsory when visiting parks and reserves in Madagascar)
- Assistance of an English speaking tour guide from Tana till the end of tour in Morondava
- Tax fees for the tour.
NOT INCLUDED :
Lunches and dinners,drinks and tips , domestic flights
**All of our journeys are individually tailored to suit your needs and timescale. So don´t hesitate to contact us for the right price for you.