Birding Tour

Birding Tour

Birding tours for  19 days

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Antananarivo - Ranomafana -Ranohira -Tulear -Antananarivo-Andasibe -Antananarivo

Habitat covered :rain forest ,deciduous woodland ,spiny desert ,wetland

Participants: 18 PERSONS Departure on September 2017 and we will tell you the date soon

(19 days )

Some bird's species can be seen during this tour

Ranomafana National Park( rain forest) .We’ll take time out to find forest birds including :Pitta-like ,Short legged, Scaly Ground-roller ,Rain forest Scops owl ,Brown Mesite ,Cuckoo roller ,Wood rail,Common Sun-bird ,Grey crowned Tetraka, Wedge tailed Jerry ,Yellow Sun Bird Asity ,Brown Emutail ,Madagascar Pranticole ,Madagascar Snipe ,Malagasy Harrier ,Henst’s Goshawk, Pollen’s/red Tailed Vanga ,Velvet Asity ,Greater Vasa Parrot ,Crested Drongo, Madagascar Fly Catcher ,Madagascar Rail,Madagascar Green Pigeon

Mantadia and Perinet National Park : Short legged an Scaly Ground Rollers, Madagascar Flufftail,Madagascar Owl ,Grey Crowned Tetraka ,Red Breasted Couas ,Pitta –Like and Rufous Ground Rollers ,Crossley Vanga ,Spectacle Tetraka ,Wedge Tailed ,Green and Stripe –Throated Jeries ,Common and Dark Newtonia Cryptic Warbler ,Forest Fody ,Blue and Red Breasted Couas Madagascar Pygmy Kingfisher ,Ward’s Vanga Madagascar Blue Pigeon,Madagascar Sartling ,Madagascar Spinetail,Nelicourvi Weaver, Cuckoo Roller,Tylas/White headed /Chabert/Blue/Red tailed and Hook Billed Vanga ,Madagasar Wood Rail, Madagascar Cuckoo Shrike ,Common sun Bird Rain Forest Scops Owl ,Collared Nightjar ,Red tailed Newtonia Dusky Tetraka ....

Ankarafantsika National Park:Sikled Bill Vanga ,Yellow Broad Billed Roller,White Headed Vanga ,Crested Drongo , Crested Ibis ,White Breasted Mesite ,Crested Coua,Turtle Dove ,Schlegel's Asity,Madagascar Jacana ,Madagascar Paradise Flycatcher,Madagascar Pygmy Kingfisher ,Red Capped Coua ....



Day 01; Transfer and Briefing to the  hotel  to Antananarivo

Day 02:Birding to the lake Alarobia to see: Cattle Egret,Dimorphic Egret,Knob Billed Duck ,Squacco Heron,Black Browned Night Heron ,Black Heron,Malagasy Pond,Red Billed Teal Heron

Day03: Antananarivo- Ranomafana.400 km 09 hours approx

Overnight to the Lodge

Day 04: Full day birding to Ranomafana . To see Pitta-Like Ground Roller ,Rufous Headded Ground Roller,Common Sun Bird Asity,Tylas Vanga,Chabert Vanga   Overnight to the same lodge

Day 05:Full day birding to Ranomafana .To see other species of  endemic birds as Madagascar Pranticole ,Brown Mesite,Grey –Crowned Tetraka,,Wedge Tailed Jerry,Red Tailed Vanga,Hent’s Goshawk,,Yellow Sunbird Asity, Velvet Asity …..,Overnight to the same lodge

Day 06:Ranomafana -Ranohira . To see Madagascar Partridge,Forest Rock Thrush,Madagascar Lark .Overnight to the lodge

Day 07:Full day birding to Zombitse a rare occasion for us to see the rarest bird in this park as Appert’s Tetraka and the Giant Couas …. National Park Overnight to the Hotel(Tulear)

Day 08:Boat ferry to Nosy ve and birding To St Augustin and Nosy ve .To see Red Tailed Tropic Birds ,Lesser Crested Tern ,Humblot’s Heron,Grey Heron.Overnight to the Lodge(Tulear)

Day 09 :Full day birding to Ifaty .To see the famous Long tailed ground Roller ,Archbold’s Newtonia,Subdesert Brush Warbler ,Thamnornis,Sub-desert Mesite,Running and Red Capped Couas ,Red Shouldered Vanga.Madagascar Harrier Hawk,,Crab Plover ,Madagascar Plover,White Headed Vanga …Overnight to the same hotel

Day 10:Transfer ,flight To Antananarivo and drive to Andasibe

Overnight to Andasibe .Overnight to the hotel

Day11 -12 :Full day birding to Andasibe NP .To see Madagascar Pygmy Kingfisher ,Blue Couas,Madagascar Sparrow Hawk,White Throated Oxylabes, Wedge Tailed Tetraka,Yellow Browed Oxylabes,Criptic Tetraka ,Madagascar Long Eared  Owl,Barn Owl… Overnight to the same lodge

Day 13: Drive to Antananarivo Overnight to the Hotel

Day 14:Drive to Ankarafatsika on the way we can have chance to see the Madagascar Harrier ,Madagascar Pranticole ....

Day 15:Birding in Ankarafatsika To see Schlegel's Asity ,Van Dam's Vanga ,Sikled Bill Vanga ,Coquerel's Coua

Day 16 :Birding To the Lac Ravelobe to see Madagascar Fish Eagle ,Madagascar Buzzard,Madagascar Jacana ,Humblot Heron....

Day 17:Birding to the Betsiboka Delta On a speed boat to see the Bernier Teal ,Madagascar Plover....

Day 18:Drive back to Antananarivo.Overnight to the Hotel

Day 19:Tranfer Abroad

Antananarivo –Abroad



This price include

  • - Nineteen days on full board on hotel and lodge
  • - Park entrance and bird's guide fees in each park
  • - Car and fuel for whole trip
  • - Driver indemnities and needed
  • - Boat ferry to Nosy Ve (go and back)
  • -Speed boat to Betsiboka Delta
  • - Flight from Tulear-Antananarivo

This price doesn’t included

  • - All others expenses
  • - Tips
  • - Optional excursions

Pitta-Like Ground Roller

Blue Vanga

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