DESTINATION MAHAJANGA

Situated in the Northwest part of Madagascar, the destination Mahajanga, also known under the name of « the city of flowers » is a destination of the natural diversity.

DESTINATION MAHAJANGA

A city animated in day as much as at night, mysterious caves, parks rich in fauna and flora, white sand beach under the coconuts, unknown tsingy, sacred lakes, all of that are waiting for you during your stay in Mahajanga.

Thanks to its mild climate, good for the tourists and for the holiday makers, the city of Mahajanga can be visited all the year. Having many rich and diversified tourist attractions, this destination is an excellent choice for the fans of adventure.

Second port city of Madagascar, this destination is also dynamic about economical wealth.

Named Sakalava, the local population of Mahajanga is a total cultural mosaic because it has an origin Comorian, Arab, Indian, Chinese, and European.

Each part of the city has its own history; each alley has its own specificity. So, the best choice is to discover the city by “Pousse pousse” so that you miss nothing at all.

In brief, this destination gives you the opportunity to discover a little bit of everything in only one place. So, don’t hesitate to choose the destination Mahajanga for your travel Madagascar. 

Sainte Marie
Indri Indri
Andasibe
The palarium
Sainte Marie
Indri Indri
Andasibe
The palarium

Types of destination

Seaside destination, culture and adventure

Very easily accessible by plane as well as by car, the destination Mahajanga is at around 580 km from Antananarivo. By following the Rn4, there are many tourist attractions that we can see on the way like the varied relief as well as the luxuriant vegetation.

HOW TO GET THERE?

HOW TO GET THERE?

Very easily accessible by plane as well as by car, the destination Mahajanga is at around 580 km from Antananarivo. By following the Rn4, there are many tourist attractions that we can see on the way like the varied relief as well as the luxuriant vegetation.

HOW LONG IT TAKES?

If you only want to discover the city of Toliara and its surroundings, you can do it in 7 days. If you want to go to the extreme south which is to Taolagnaro (Fort Dauphin) you can have your stay for 10 days.

One week is perfect to discover the city of Mahajanga and its vicinity. For a passage of 7 days in the city of Sakalava, you can spend 600 to 700 $ per person. This price rate includes the car rental for one week, your room with half board as well as the indemnity of your guide.

Wich price rate?

WHICH PRICE RATE ?

One week is perfect to discover the city of Mahajanga and its vicinity. For a passage of 7 days in the city of Sakalava, you can spend 600 to 700 $ per person. This price rate includes the car rental for one week, your room with half board as well as the indemnity of your guide.

Where to billet?

 

Mahajanga

Antsanitia Resort, CocoLodge, Karibu Lodge, Les Roches Rouges, Sunny hotel, Tropikana Hôtel, Anjanjavy, Anjary Hotel, Chez Karon, New Continental, Zahamotel, Villa Mena

Ankarafantsika

Bleu Vanga Lodge, Lodge d’Ankarafantsika

WHAT TO SEE

In the city:

  • Discovery of the city of Mahajanga
  • The « Grand Pavois »
  • Garden of love
  • Dyke
  • Sakalava custom
  • Stroll in the sea
  • Fishing on boat
  • Local market
  • Sunset
  • Seaside
  • « Square Poincaré »
  • Local specialty (skewer, coco milk, seafood broil)

 

In the vicinity of the city and in the peripherals:

In the North:

  • Red circus
  • Sacred lake of Mangatsaka
  • The cave of Anjohibe
  • Village and beach of Antsanitia
  • Village of Mariarano
  • Eco-park of Reniala

In the South:

  • National park of the Tsingy of Namoroka
  • National park of the bay of Baly
  • Complex Mahavavy Kinkony
  • New protected zone of Antrema
  • Beach of Katsepy
  • Blue circus
  • The bay of Bombetoka

In the East

  • The national park of Ankarafantsika
  • Descent of the river of Betsiboka

    WHAT TO SEE ?

    WHAT TO SEE ?

    In the city:

    • Discovery of the city of Mahajanga
    • The « Grand Pavois »
    • Garden of love
    • Dyke
    • Sakalava custom
    • Stroll in the sea
    • Fishing on boat
    • Local market
    • Sunset
    • Seaside
    • « Square Poincaré »
    • Local specialty (skewer, coco milk, seafood broil)

     

    In the vicinity of the city and in the peripherals:

    In the North:

    • Red circus
    • Sacred lake of Mangatsaka
    • The cave of Anjohibe
    • Village and beach of Antsanitia
    • Village of Mariarano
    • Eco-park of Reniala

    In the South:

    • National park of the Tsingy of Namoroka
    • National park of the bay of Baly
    • Complex Mahavavy Kinkony
    • New protected zone of Antrema
    • Beach of Katsepy
    • Blue circus
    • The bay of Bombetoka

    In the East

    • The national park of Ankarafantsika
    • Descent of the river of Betsiboka

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