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 Highlights


  • Discover the wonderful and diverse wildlife of Madagascar
  • Explore one of the world's last wildernesses and unique endemic species of the island
  • Complete unique field research in Ranomafana National Park at a research centre
  • Journey down the Manambolo River in canoes and spend the evenings camping on the riverbanks
  • Discover the unique culture and colourful life of Madagascar's varied provinces from the dusty plains to the green central highlands
  • Visit the UNESCO Tsingy de Bemahara NP and gawp at the astonishing rock formations
  • See the beautiful alley of Baobab trees, the iconic African species
  • Learn about chameleons, lemurs and other endemic species of Madagascar

Join World Youth Adventures for this breathtaking and intrepid Biology-Geography expedition deep into the natural paradise of Madagascar. Crossing from one side of the island by way of canoe, jeep and foot, this itinerary takes in numerous national parks and fascinating local communities. Two of the particular highlights of the trip are a three day expedition down the winding Manambolo River, sleeping on the banks each night and enjoying camp food under the stars. The trip finishes with a dedicated research project which your students can engage with, deep in the forest of Madagascar's eastern Ranomafana National Park. This is sure to be an unforgettable experience for those who come, and a genuine opportunity to see one of the planet's most unique countries and cultures.

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Sample Itinerary

Day 1

ANTANANARIVO

Day 2

ANTANANARIVO - AMPEFY

Day 3

AMPEFY - BELOBAKA

Day 4

HIKING – BONGOLAVA RANGE – 6-7 hours trekking

Day 5

HIKING – ANKVANDRA – CANOEING MANAMBOLO RIVER

Day 6

CANOEING – MANAMBOLO RIVER

Day 7

CANOEING – MANAMBOLO RIVER

Day 8

BEKOPAKA

Day 9

BEKOPAKA

Day 10

BEKOPAKA – KIRINDY

Day 11

KIRINDY – MORONDAVA

Day 12

MORONDAVA – ANTSIRABE

Day 13

ANTSIRABE – RANOMAFANA

Day 14-17

RANOMAFANA NATIONAL PARK RESEARCH PROJECT

Day 18

RANOMAFANA – ANTANANARIVO


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Why travel with us

Why travel with us

Assisted over
14,000 Students Worldwide

Since the 1980's, we have helped students from around the globe to experience the world's most exciting destinations, allowing them to travel, give, grow.

400+ Service Learning
Programs

Together with students, we have completed over 400 Service Learning programs in developing countries. We will always continue to support causes including social justice, animal welfare, the environment and more.

Fully Customised
School Travel Programs

Want to include service learning, your school curriculum and a physical challenge, or any of the above? Contact us and we can design a program fully catered for your students and budget.

Safety and
Support - Our #1 Priority

Every school receives a detailed risk management plan that is guided by government advisories and the local partners we work with. We never compromise on the safety of your students to reduce the price of the program.

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Want to find out more?

Our educational travel experts are ready to help you tailor an itinerary or service learning project to suit your school’s needs and budget. Contact us today to receive a free consultation.


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