HIKE AND TREKKING

Classified among the most famous tourist activities, the hike is an activity that can be practiced everywhere in Madagascar. Accessible to all ages, the hike doesn’t have a particular target. Very good for health, ideal to practice between groups of friends, between families, in couple or solo, the hike is an excellent choice for the meeting with the nature.

HIKE AND TREKKING

Do you want to discover Madagascar, view from the Indian Ocean, its islands, its fishing villages, its rich underwater fauna and flora and its bird reserves…? A journey in catamaran will be a good idea for you. During your escapes, many surprises like the coral reefs in thousand colors, the white sand and the crystalline water are waiting for you. And also the meeting with the local population and their wonderful smile on their faces with Malagasy style make up; the discovery of the customs and the local products will give you many immortal souvenirs during you journey.

For Madagascar, the hike is accessible everywhere. It begins with the discovery of the nature, going through the discovery of the Malagasy culture and why not the mountain climbing. In Madagascar, all kinds of hike are accessible and practicable. All that’s left to do is to choose the type of hike adapted for you and practice it in the place you chose.

For hikes in a city, in a village, in a park or on the mountain, it is always recommended to be followed by a guide to avoid getting lost.

So let’ go to the discovery of the Big island, let’s leave the clay for the discovery of a place even wilder. For that, the hike will be ideal for your travel Madagascar.

For hikes in a city, in a village, in a park or on the mountain, it is always recommended to be followed by a guide to avoid getting lost.

So let’ go to the discovery of the Big island, let’s leave the clay for the discovery of a place even wilder. For that, the hike will be ideal for your travel Madagascar.

Ideal place for this activity

For the passionate of the nature, fauna and flora ; the North and the East circuit of Madagascar will be ideal for you;

For those who like spectacular reliefs, the South circuit will be the best choice with the big canyons of the Isalo, Madagascar also has the West circuit that reserves us more surprises with the Tsingy of Bemaraha;

For the passionate of hikes in the mountains, Madagascar has wonderful mountains with a very high altitude to climb,

The hikes are often done in the national parks, in the special reserves, the mountains or in the villages. For the visits in the villages it’s free of course but for the hikes in parks or reserves, you have to pay, and the price rate varies from 30 to 35 $ per person. To avoid getting lost, it is recommended to commit a local guide, and the guiding price varies from 20 to 30 $.

HOW MUCH ?

Hike is an activity that is adapted to every type of age from the youngest to old. Because of this fact the hike can also be practiced by young people, by adults and even by old people who are enjoying their retiring.

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Pratical informations

For the activity hike and trekking, it is always recommended to be well prepared to avoid accidents:

  • Bring the appropriate shoes called walking shoe
  • Bring anti-inflammatory products to relieve the pain in case of accident, ankle sprain or legions due to physical activities;

Bring energy food and a lot of water for your picnic and excursion.

SUB-ACTIVITY

Stroll in town

Escape on the mountains

Stroll at the beach

Hike by bicycle, by motorbike

Ride in 4x4

Trekking

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