WHAT'S ON SPECIALS
LET US TAKE YOU TO THE REAL HEART OF NATURAL WILDERNESS
Here are samples of special interest tours including Madagascar Rarest Birds, Sifaka Tour, Butterfly Tour, succulent tour, Mikea Cultural Tour.
We design those special tours in order to give you an opportunity to discover rewarding wildlife hotspots and embracing the authentic Malagasy culture.
So let us know about your special request, and the duration of your journey and we craft a selected holiday which suits your interest.
MADAGASCAR RAREST BIRDS
Apart of 18 Day regular birding tour, we add to our bird wacthing some special rarest bird tours, which take you to remote hotspots, while
you can have close up view of the rarest Sakalava rail, Madagascar Pochard, Madagascar Red Owl, Madagascar Serpent Eagle, Helmet Vanga...
Sakalava rail and Madagascar Pochard are very shy birds.Those birds don't like disturbance and live in a remote wetland, or remote original forest far from human activity.
Madagascar is considered as a top conservation priority for primates, and ranks the 2nd highest primate diversity, with 5 living lemur families, 14 genera and more than 103 species.
The Sifaka which is among the Indri family is among the rarest lemur family. They survive only in original forests which provide them about 60 plant species for their year round diet.
The 9 species of living Sifaka are distributed throughout the island primary forest, and each species and sub-species inhabit special vegetation type.
To view all of the Sifaka species require visiting different areas throughout the island. If Verreaux's Sifaka or Dancer Sifaka inhabits the dry deciduous forest and spiny forest of the southern Madagascar, the rarest Black Sifaka inhabits the northern region.
Madagascar has an array of invertebrates, about 500 species of butterfly and 4000 moth species of which 70% of butterfly species and over 30% of butter families are unique to the island.
Many species are not reported.
Madagascar has more than 12,000 native species of plants, of which around 90% are endemic and only found in the country. The west mainly consists of grasslands, the southwest dry area features unique spiny forests,
and the East has tropical humid forests.The country has rich and fascinating succulent woodlands they are found in the southwest, centre-west and the north.
Succulents are drought resistant plants in which the leaves, stem or roots store water.
Madagascar is a major centre of diversity for succulents including 131 species of Aloe, Adenia, 7 Baobab species, Euphorbia,125 Kalanchoe species, and 15 of 20 species of Pachypodium, and 11 Didiera plant species…
PICK YOUR OWN VANILLA BEANS
Agri-tourism is still unknown; we have just added it to our new products, in order to promote this unusual tour.
The northern Madagascar is very rich in cash crops such as vanilla, coconut, cocoa, pepper...Nowadays; they open their door to visitors who is interested in the processing of those agricultural products. We invite you to experience this new product which is very fascinating.
“Come and pick your own vanilla beans” then taste a lunch prepared with vanilla.
, and have an opportunity to buy your genuine coconut oil and some craft made of coconut shell, leaves and trunk.
IMMERSING YOURSELF IN MIKEA UNVEIL CULTURE
This holiday allows you to encounter and learn about the Mikea people, their typical way of life, and culture. “Mikea” is the name given to this small group of
bushmen of south-western Madagascar, who decided to cut themselves off from the world, since colonial period. They are gatherers and hunters and depend on Mikea spiny forest.