Welcome to Madagascar

see all attractions

Highlights in Madagascar

Featured videos

Just back from: Madagascar


Recent stories

Adventure travel

Madagascar: your guide to adventure travel

4 min readPublished Oct 9, 2019

Madagascar's monumental landscapes, forests, rivers and coastline are home to more than wildlife: trek, climb, surf, dive and paddle your way to adventure.

Two rock climbers on the 450m monolith of Karimbony, Tsaranoro Massif in Parc National Andringitra © David Pickford / robertharding / Getty Images
Adventure travel

Where to travel based on your Harry Potter character

6 min readPublished Sep 27, 2019

Use our quiz to find out which Harry Potter character you are and cast a spell on your next holiday destination.

Where will your next trip take you? ©  Ingus Kruklitis / Shutterstock
Food and drink

Five reasons to explore Antananarivo

6 min readPublished Aug 21, 2018

Antananarivo, the tongue-twisting capital of Madagascar, is often overlooked by travellers, which is an opportunity missed. Yes, it’s a busy, ramshackle…

Looking across a gully to the Rova at a hilltop, with colourful buildings jumbled together on the slopes below © G & M Therin Weise / robertharding / Getty Images
Adventure travel

Madagascar: an island unlike any other

16 min readPublished Apr 18, 2017

Lying in the Indian Ocean off the southeast coast of Africa, the island of Madagascar has evolved in splendid isolation for more than 80 million years;…

Madagascar: an island unlike any other
Adventure travel

Travelling on Madagascar's slow train

5 min readPublished Oct 19, 2016

One could argue that taking 12 to 24 hours to cover the 163km between Madagascar’s highlands and its Indian Ocean coast is a rather slow and inefficient…

Travelling on Madagascar's slow train