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5 Days Culture tour itinerary for Ambalavao, Antananarivo & Ranomafana National Park: Peek Into Madagascar's Wonderful Ways

Ambalavao, Antananarivo, Ranomafana National Park

Nature Tour
Culture Tour
Eco Tourism Tour
Peek into Madagascar



Delve in the Madagascar way of life, from visiting indigenous tribes and scouring rainforests to meet the lemurs, to catching up with colonial influences in the city and understanding local industry.

DAY 01

Antananarivo airport- hotel

  • Arrival at the airport

  • Drive to town, and indulge in a city tour if we have time.

  • Transfer to the hotel, this first day is very flexible.

DAY 02

Antananarivo - ambositra

  • Drive to Ambositra , enjoyingvery beautiful changing scenery along the way. 

  • The landscape are amazing, changing every 25 km. Observe how  the life and culture of people are different; from the Merina tribe in Antananarivo area, and the Vakinakaratra people in the high land,  to the Betsileo tribe in the south of Antananarivo province, 

  • Stop in Antsirabe for lunch and observe the colonial city and houses, with their famous miniatures and embroidery craft.

  • Stay at a hotel in Ambositra, south of Antsirabe; a local hotel with malagasy style that is basic but very clean and nice.

Driving today: Approx 240 km

DAY 03


  • This morning we drive through the mainland of the Betsileo trib to Ranomafana rainforest 

  • Visit the park for an evening walk 

Driving today: Approx 240 km

DAY 04


  • Early departure from Ranomafana to Ambalavao to Anja reserve to observe the ring tailed lemur in the lovely rocky mountain

  • After the visit to the cave and sighting the lemurs, we drive back to Fianarantsoa

  • Stop en route in Ambalavao city to see the  paper made by Avoha tree bark, and wild silk craft

  • Overnight in Fianarantsoa

Driving today:70+50+50 km

DAY 05


  • We have all day to drive back to Antananarivo, with many stops to catch up with what we missed 

  • Extension to Andasibe

  • 1080 USD Per Adult
  • Hotel in bed and breakfast, 

  • 4x4 jeep KIA SORENTO with A/c, and fuel.

  • English speaking driver and guide.

  • Park's entrance fees and the local guide.

  • Taxes in the park and hotel.

  • Visa fee about 30 USD at the airport

  • Lunch and dinner

  • Tips

Ambalavao, Antananarivo, Ranomafana National Park

Nature Tour
Culture Tour
Eco Tourism Tour

Contributed By

Armel Andriniaina

starting from
USD 1080
Type of Tour

Private Tour


This tour is offered throughout the year.

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