Discover the south of Madagascar by bike (VTT)

From Antananarivo to Ifaty/Tuléar

This bicycle tour  of 16 days and 15 nights has in total 8 cycling days, with a daily traveled distances between 59 and 95 km. In total, about 500 km will be traveled by bike. This trip is for a regular and good cyclist : the paths are not always paved, it is a mix between asphalt and red sand paths. Beside the bike days, we offer you a trekking day in the Andringitra Mountains and you also have time to visit the Ranomafana as well as the Isalo National Park on foot. At the end of this trip, you again have two whole days of rest on the Ifaty beach. This is a nice combination trip, with a lot of outdoor activities. You bike tour starts from the capital in the highlands, with its small villages and rice fields, towards the drier steppe-like area in the South ; with inbetween, an “exit” to the tropical rainforest of Ranomafana. This trip will end at the Ifaty beach with its interesting Spiny Forest as well as its Baobab trees behind the fishermen’s villages.

During this trip, you will stay longer at the Ranomafana and Isalo National Parks in order to have enough time for visiting them.You will also enjoy the Anja private parc, the Spiny Forest near Ifaty, but also the Andringitra mountains.

This trip can easily be extended, please ask us about the possibilities.

Notes:

  • This trip can be made individually or in small groups till 12 people
  • This bike tour is possible for everyone who can ride well (VTT) and have no problem with bad roads (about 140 km)
  • The best season for this trip: March to November
  • The accomodations are based on middle class hotels
  • For this trip, you can join a group on fixed departure dates on 1 March, 8 & 29 April, 13 & 27 Mai, 17 June, 1, 15 & 29 July, 12 & 26 August, 9 & 23 September, 7 & 21 October 2017 and 24 March and 14 April 2018
  • Price for 2 persons : from 2895 euros per person (excluding flights) ; for 4 persons : from 2495 euros per person ; for 6 people or more : from 2190 euros per person (without flights)

Highlights:

  • Visit of Ranomafana and Isalo national parks
  • Trekking day in the Andringitra mountains
  • Anja private park with the famous Ringsits famous ring-tailed lemurs
  • Endemic flora and fauna
  • Contact with locals : as much as possible
  • Visit of the spiny forest in Ifaty
  • 2 days beach stay