Important remarksIt is recommended to take prescription medicine Malaria – Prophylaxe when visiting Lion Sands Game Reserve and Madagascar. It should be consulted with your doctor. We also recommend purchasing extra health insurance (in case of interest we will send you the additional information).
MadagascarIsland country located in West part of Indian Ocean, off the coast of Southeast Africa. Madagascar is the fourth-largest island in the world.
Warsaw – Johannesburg
At 18.00 meeting with agency representative at the “Chopin: airport in Warsaw. At 19.05 departure to South African metropolis – Johannesburg (Economy Class, via Paris).
Supper/breakfast during flight.
Johannesburg – Lion Sands Game Reserve
Arrival to international Johannesburg airport at 10.45 approximately and continuation of the journey with Federal Air Airlines to Skukuzy. Meeting with the agency representative and transfer to Lion Sands Game Reserve (approximately 40 minutes). Meeting with the owner and the team – welcome ice-creams for everybody. Accommodation and free time. In the afternoon High Tea, which is held in open reception. After short break open-top vehicle ride to National Park – exploring the nature accompanied by experienced hunter. On participants’ request continuation of twilight safari can be offered. Dinner at Camp and accommodation at Ivory Lodge.
Lion Sands Game Reserve
Starting new day with the sounds of bushmen trumpet. Safari continuation in a open-top off-road car – ‘great five’ planned observations (elephant, buffalo, leopard, tiger). There will be small meal served on the road. Breakfast after coming back to Camp. Free time after breakfast or continuation of safari (according to Guests’ wishes). Dinner/Lunch and free time approximately until 16.00 – continuation of safari as the Day before. Supper and accommodation at Ivory Lodge.
Lost City – The Palace Hotel
Early morning safari in a open-top off-road car. After safari breakfast at the hotel and farewell to African wildlife. Transfer to the airport in Skukuza and flight to Johannesburg. Pick-up by the driver at the airport and trip (approximately 2 ½ h) by car to The Palace Hotel in Lost City. Accommodation after arrival and free time. Accommodation at The Palace Hotel.
5 – 7. Day
Sun City / Lost City
Breakfast at the hotel. Free time to enjoy all of The Palace Hotel facilities. Sun City/Lost City is a former entertainment center in South Africa, which offers to its Guests all imaginable sports & entertainment facilities. Sailing, surfing, swimming, golf, tennis and relax in tropical garden are only few of possibilities that this incredible resort makes accessible for its Guests. After sunset it is recommendable to visit casino and amusement facilities.
Lost City – Johannesburg
Free time after breakfast. Check-out around 11.00-12.00 & leaving luggage at the reception desk. In the afternoon car transfer to Johannesburg. Supper and accommodation at Holiday Inn Airport Hotel.
Johannesburg – Antananrivoi / Madagaskar
After breakfast transfer to the airport. Departure to Antananrivo with Air Madagaskar airlines at 08.45. Arrival at 12.40 approximately, customs clearance procedure and transfer to the hotel. Accommodation and visiting the zoo-botanical zoo Tsimbazaza. It is a great opportunity to discover diversity of Madagascar flora and fauna. Supper and accommodation at Hilton hotel.
National Park Perinet
Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning short city sightseeing tour with the guide (colonial houses, street markets). In the afternoon departure to National Park Perinet – guided tour – absolutely the most interesting point of the Madagaskar program (incredible fauna and flora). Visiting area of water park full of enormous orchids, lemurs and rare species of giant butterflies. It is the only place in the world to observe the biggest lemurs – Indii – in their natural environment. Short safari and night safari on Guests’ request (important: remember about taking flashlight/torch with You). Supper and accommodation at Vakona Lodge.
Comet – the largest butterfly on earth
After breakfast departure to Marozevo – privat ebutterfly farm “Peyreiras”. There are approximately 3.000 butterfly species in Madagascar. The largest ones reach 30 cm wingspan and the observation is included in the program. Arrival to Antananrivo and supper in the afternoon.
Antananarivo – Nosy Komba
After breakfast flight to Nosy Be and transfer to Nosy Komba island (approx. 30 min.). Nosy Komba (known as „lemur island”) is also called Nosy Ambariovato – „volcanic island”. It is amazingly interesting to observe Mahabo underwater environment and lemurs, who are crossing our paths contstantly. Supper and accommodation at Eden hotel.
Breakfast and free time to enjoy hotel facilities (e.g. swimming)
Breakfast and free time.
Nosy Komba / Antananrivo – return flight
Return transfer to Nosy Be Airport and flight to Antananrivo. Accommodation at the hotel Cheval Blanc (until 01.30). Approximately at 01.20 departure to Warsaw via Paris (Air France, Economy Class).
Arrival to Warsaw
Arrival to Paris approximately at 10.30 and continuation of the journey – flight to Warsaw. Estimated time of arrival to Warsaw – at 14.50. Breakfast during flight.