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Haify Mampihavana or Malagasy culinary art in all its forms

From 30 September to 1 October, the fourth edition of the Malagasy gastronomy fair will take place in the Andohalo garden. This unforgettable event held every year will enhance the richness and diversity of Malagasy culinary art. For this year, the event will be signed «Haify Mampihavana» or «culinary art that reconciles». The details....Read...


Madagascar, new target of Costa Cruises

For the year 2018, Madagascar will be among the destinations of the Italian shipping company «La Costa Croisières». A news that delights the Malgache tourist operators since the appearance of the annual brochure of the company. This opportunity will make Madagascar a flagship destination, preferred by cruise passengers. A windfall that will surely propel the tourism sector towards a more promising scale....Read...


8th edition of the Hira Gasy in Tana

It´s holidays. Far from the beaches and seaside edges of world, the capital of Madagascar organizes a cultural event that will seduce the vacationers and the tourists. The Hira Gasy, an unmissable event that brings together so many spectators, is at its 8th edition this year. The sending whistle was launched on July 16, but the party will continue until October 2017....Read...


The international marathon of Tana

The city of the Milles will host the 17th edition of the international marathon of Tana on October 14th and 15th, 2017. The main theme of this marathon will concentrate on the tourist, ecological and sports promotion of the big island....Read...


Fall of the Lily, a jewel of the Analamanga region

Situated in 130km of the capital of Madagascar, in the region of Ampefy, the fall of the Lily is an unmissable beauty that makes talk about her. Stunning, atypical and sensational, discover the richness of the city of Ampefy and its natural jewel, the famous fall of the Lily....Read...


Marathon of Isalo, a first successful edition

On June 18th, the village of Ranohira in Isalo hosted the first Madagascar Marathon and Half Marathon. Defined as the International Marathon of Isalo, this first edition saw the participation of several riders including several Malagasy and foreign tourists. The organizers of this marathon say they are satisfied with this first edition. The success was highlighted, seen the number of participants and the enthusiasm of the local population during the marathon....Read...


Festival of Whales from 8 to 16 July 2017

Key event held every year at island Sainte Marie, the Festival of whales is a colorful and ultra-popular Malagasy holiday. The next edition will take place from 8 to 16 July 2017 and promises some more of discoveries, atmospheres and especially of wonder....Read...


6th edition of the International Tourism Fair in Madagascar

As every year, the International Tourism Fair in Madagascar will be held from 8 to 11 June 2017 in the village of Francophonie. This must-see event for all Malagasy and international tourist operators is at its 6th edition. Numerous programs will enrich the 4 days of event that will see the intervention of many professionals and investors addressing various subjects focused on tourism development in Madagascar....Read...


Salary Bay Lagoon

Each year, Madagascar makes you discover new places splendid, paradisiac and authentic. This time, it's the Salary Bay lagoon, located in the south west coast of the Big Island....Read...


Madagascar in celebration, a successful appointment at the zoo of Mulhouse

On 29 and 30 April, Mulhouse, one of the oldest zoological parks in France, devoted two special days to Madagascar and its endemic biodiversity. As always, during this kind of event, an endemic animal of the island is featured at the zoo. This year, a baby lemur named «Nofy», was the star of Madagascar in celebration. Born at the Mulhouse Zoo last February, Nofy is the child of a lemurian mother called «Yellow». The mother and the child are raised at the zoo, like so many other Malagasy lemurs. They are followed closely by some foreign breeders and zoologists....Read...


Lemurs in the countries of the storks

To highlight Malagasy tourism, many events are organized on both Malagasy and foreign soil. May 22 to 28, 2017, it is the turn of the city of Strasbourg to host a new event organized by Malagasy operators. It is a great first for the country, a fair entitled « Lemurs in the countries of the storks »....Read...


To discover Ambatomilo, a unique holidays place in Madagascar

Many places are favorites in Madagascar. Ambatomilo is one of them and constitutes one of the most authentic localities of the big island. Located in the south-west of Madagascar, Ambatomilo is still a pristine and unknown place where nature and modesty dominate permanently....Read...


Analamanga hikes run by the Ortana

The city of the thousand will become the center of interest of the hikers from March 17th. On the program, the great Analamanga hike led by the Ortana. Hikers will discover the splendor of the capital and all the surrounding sites. At the heart of the action is a visit to the historical, cultural and tourist sites of the Greater Region....Read...


Madagascar to ITB Berlin

From March 8th to 12th 2017, Madagascar participates in the ITB International Tourism Business. The event will take place in Berlin, the German capital, with many participants working in tourism and tourism trade....Read...


New ecological market at Ambohitrabiby

In the royal ancient of Ambohitrabiby, a new ecological market was established and inaugurated on December 29th, 2016. It is new, it is beautiful and it is to visit without moderation...Read...


The exposition of the adventure tourism fair

The exposition of the adventure tourism fair will be held on January 21st 2017 on the parking of Villa Pradon in Antanimena. From 10 am to 4 pm, visitors will discover the various tourist activities, centered on outdoor or sports and outdoor adventure with open sky...Read...


Madagascar, top 10 destinations

The great news has fallen, Madagascar is finally included in the top 10 destinations to visit for 2017. It is the famous American magazine Vogue who declared the news. According to Vogue, Madagascar has all the assets to meet the needs of international tourists. An unheard of opportunity for the big island ...Read...


Berenty, the preferred habitat of lemurs

Endemic species of Madagascar, lemurs are present throughout the large island. We find there in the East, in the center, on the West but especially in the South. Always in this southern part, the lemurs are rather many and find their refuge in the south extreme axis called Berenty...Read...