Where to go

22 locations rich in wildlife to discover…

Just Conservation trips

2 related group tours with a hands-on conservation focus where you can contribute directly.

Wildlife trips

3 related group tours. 4 related trip ideas. All our trip ideas are offered to inspire you, but our strength is in tailoring your itinerary.

When to go

Madagascar has major regional climatic variations. To avoid the worst of the rainy season, it’s best to travel between April and December, especially July and August to see whales.

Seasons

  • Green season

    Jan to Mar: Rainy season. Cyclones may also occur in February and March
  • Dry season

    Apr to Oct: Predominantly dry and quite mild
  • Dry season

    Jul to Aug: An ideal time for exploring the country

Wildlife events

  • Oct to Nov: Lemur birthing season; jacaranda trees in bloom
  • Nov to Apr: Red fody dance on the savannah for their breeding season
  • Dec to Mar: Reptiles & tenrecs at their most active in the hot season
  • Jun to Sep: Humpback whales arrive off the coast of Île Sainte Marie
  • Jul to Sep: Aye aye visible on Nosy Mangabe

Places to stay

17 related places to stay. But there are more options we can offer, just ask us for more details.

Wildlife+

2 places to go en route to or from a wildlife location…

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