Wildlife Descent of Tsiribihina


About this activity

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  • Free Cancellation Free cancellation up to 30 day(s) prior departure, after which the tour cancellation policy applies Learn More.
  • Duration:11 Day(s)
  • Activities
    • Circus Tours
    • Expedition Tours
    • Safari Tours
  • Travel StyleBudget
  • Guiding Type: Live Guide/Instructor
  • Guide Language
    • French
    • English
    • Spanish
    • Italian
  • Tour Vibe Active
  • Recommended For
    • Couple
    • Family/Kids
    • LGBTQ
    • Women
    • Youth
  • Destination Country: Africa, Madagascar,
    • Tananarive
    • Antsirabé
    • Miandrivazo
    • Belon\'i Tsiribihina
    • Bekopaka
    • Morondava
    • Tananarive
  • Pickup

    At Antananarivo Airport

    From: To:
    8:30 AM 10:00 AM
  • Drop-off

    At your hotel in Antananarivo

    From: To:
    5:00 PM 6:00 PM
  • Age Range 4 - 12 (Years Old)
Tour Highlights
  • Alley of baobab
  • Tsingy of Bemaraha
  • Tsiribihina River
Tour Introduction

  In just 11 days and 10 nights, it is possible to taste the adventure while sailing on the Tsiribihina River. A trip to enjoy the beautiful turquoise waterfall of Anosin'ampela and to visit the Riverside population during the visit of the village of Begidro. Dedicated to the West, this tour also includes exploring the spectacular Tsingy of Bemaraha and sunset at the Baobab alley.


Meet and greet at the airport and transfer to the hotel. Dinner and overnight in hotel 3 Metis or similar

The journey begins with the crossing of the RN7 by the high plateaus in order to reach the city of Antsirabe, "the city of water". On the way, a stop in Ambatolampy is necessary to visit a traditional workshop of manufacture of aluminium pots. Once in Antsirabe, set up in the hotel before visiting the city and some workshops, including the work of the Horn of Zebu. Dinner and overnight at Hotel Hasina or similar

After breakfast, we head towards the RN34, towards Miandrivazo, where we take the time to contemplate the beauty of the desert landscape. After 4 hours of driving, we arrive at our destination, we take a seat at the hotel before presenting ourselves to the competent authorities for some formalities. Then we have free area to discover the city. Dinner and overnight at Hotel Baobab or similar

Transfer to Masiakampy after breakfast, where begins the first day of the descent of the famous Tsiribihina River in a local canoe with the crossing of a magnificent landscape. We will see various varieties of birds and chameleons as well as species of Lemur Fulvus who come to drink at the river bank. Lunch takes place at the bank under the mango trees.

After lunch we continue to the anosin'ampela waterfall, where we bathe below the natural waterfall. After a day full of discoveries, a good night's rest is essential. It is in a tent that we gain sleep. After breakfast, we start the 2nd day of the descent. The passage through the Bemaraha gorge allows us to contemplate beautiful landscapes with village visits where we can see the daily life of the villagers.

After breakfast, we resume the descent of the Tsiribihina, this will be our last day in canoe. Arrival at the village of Antanambao where we leave the canoe and board a cart in zebu in the direction of the village of Antsiraraka to take the car to reach Belo for lunch. Afternoon off. Dinner and overnight at the Hotel Karibo or similar

Departure for Bekopaka after breakfast, for about 4 hours, with the crossing of the Manambolo River on board of a ferry. In the afternoon, visit of the little Tsingy for 1 hour. Return to the hotel where we spend the night dinner and night in the Olympus of Bemaraha or similar

After breakfast, we leave to visit the impressive Great Tsingy (listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site), a unique place in the world. These are Andamozavaky, 17 km from the hotel. After the Tour, return to the same hotel. Dinner and overnight at the same hotel.

Early in the morning, we take the road to Morondava. We stop in Belo on Tsiribihina for lunch. Then we start the trail to Morondava, where we discover the legendary sacred baobab and the loving baobab. We are witnessing the famous sunset on the Baobab alley. Dinner and overnight at the hotel Trecicogne or similar.

Transfer to the airport according to the flight schedule then fly to Antananarivo. Possibility of city tour according to flight schedules

Transfer to the airport according to the flight schedule, then fly to the country of origin


Location Nights Type Property Name Rating Occupancy
Morondava 2 Lodge Trecicogne 2 Private
Antsirabe 1 Motel Flower palace 2 Private
Miandrivazo 1 Hotel Princess tsiribihina 2 Private
Bekopaka 2 Hotel Tanan'AKOAY 2 Private
Antananarivo 1 Hotel 3 METIS Select One Select One
2 Nights Camping  during Tsiribihina descent
Pickup & Drop-Off
  • Airport Transfer



local guide

  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian

Breakfast exepting during Tsiribihina descent( full board)

  • Ferry


Ferry Boat

Other Included
  • Park fee, VAT, Water


  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Extra Services

Other Excluded:

  • Tips
  • Lunch and Dinner except during the River trip in Tsiribihina (Day 4,5)
  • International flight
  • Personal expense
  • Drinks

Covid Safety

Clean your hands often.

Cough or sneeze in your bent elbow - not your hands!

Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth.

Limit social gatherings and time spent in crowded places.

Avoid close contact with someone who is sick.

Wearing a mask and PCR test MANDATORY at the airport

2 days of isolation at the hotel to wait for the test result if positive 14 days of immobilization.


Tour Cancellation Policy

Free cancellation up to 30 day(s) prior departure, Or traveler will pay 100 % of the tour amount

Tour Date Change Policy

Tour Date can be changed 8 day(s) prior departure


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