The Highlands


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The Highlands

The Highlands form the central hilly region of Madagascar, dominated by the city of Antananarivo. To the south of Antananarivo, the highlands provide wide open spaces dotted with enormous granite heads. Here is found the town of Antsirabe. Healing springs and mysterious deep volcanic crater lakes have long attracted visitors to this region.

Wonderful wildlife and beautiful beaches in Madagascar

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The South of Madagascar

Journey to the South of Madagascar on this 13-day tour. Beginning in the capital of Antananarivo, you'll travel south visiting the famous parks of Andasibe-Mantadia, Vakona and Ranomafana along the way, before continuing to the Dry South and Isalo, then ending on the coast at Ifaty.


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  • Safari and Wildlife Holidays
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  • Beach Holidays

Prices from£1890 pp

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Couleur Cafe

Couleur Café is a charming boutique hotel situated just outside Antsirabe town centre.

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Le Pavillon de l'Emyrne

Situated in the heart of Antananarivo, Pavillon de l’Emyrne is a beautiful 1930s colonial home turned hotel. The hotel is well-positioned for those looking to explore central Antananarivo at leisure.

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