Tana’s New Grand Urban Hotel Madagascar

There’s a chic, new luxury hotel in Madagascar’s capital. Situated in the sprawling capital city affectionately known as Tana the new property is aptly named Grand Hotel Urban. The expertly designed hotel seamlessly combines clean modern lines with classic colonial elements, providing an urban contemporary space rarely found in Antananarivo. With tasteful furnishings, beautiful ironwork … Read moreTana’s New Grand Urban Hotel Madagascar

Trail Running, Travel and Tsingy – An Epic Trail Running Race in Northern Madagascar

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The fitness travel trend is a phenomenon that shows no signs of slowing down. Research has shown that while fewer people are using hotel gyms, they are still packing their trainers and looking for exotic fitness experiences. One of these experiences, trail running, has become increasingly popular over the years. Some people run to lose … Read moreTrail Running, Travel and Tsingy – An Epic Trail Running Race in Northern Madagascar

Revealed: How a Chameleon Changes its Colours

Chameleons are known for their dramatic chromatic metamorphoses but do you know how and why they achieve this amazing feat? It was long believed that chameleons would change colour to blend into their surroundings as a form of camouflage. But actually, that is not the reason at all. The versatile reptiles adjust their pigmentation to … Read moreRevealed: How a Chameleon Changes its Colours

Explore the Fascinating Northern Region of Madagascar on a Small Guided Group Tour

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The Madagascar North Adventure tour is a fantastic nature-filled holiday travelling around the top tip of the island nation. Spend 8 days exploring the best that northern Madagascar has to offer with Jenman Madagascar Safaris. This small guided group tour that takes you from the waterfalls and lakes of Montagne d’Ambre National Park to the … Read moreExplore the Fascinating Northern Region of Madagascar on a Small Guided Group Tour

Seasons and Highlights of Madagascar: When Best to Go and What to See

Travelers may wonder when the best time to visit Madagascar is and what they should take into account regarding the climate and seasons? To answer that question, it’s important to remember that it’s a large country with incredibly diverse geography and topography. It’s possible to travel from temperatures only slightly above freezing high up in … Read moreSeasons and Highlights of Madagascar: When Best to Go and What to See

Discover the Forest Paradise of Madagascar’s Amber Mountain Reserve

The Amber Mountain Reserve in northwest Madagascar is a nature lover’s dream come true with breath-taking waterfalls, volcanic lakes, and wild orchids in an emerald green forest. Due to the altitude and micro-climate temperatures are about 10 degrees lower than the rest of the island, providing cool refreshing air that is a welcome respite from … Read moreDiscover the Forest Paradise of Madagascar’s Amber Mountain Reserve

The Rare and Unique Birds of Madagascar

Madagascar is one of the world’s most fascinating nature destinations. With landscapes ranging from dry clay desert to lush green rainforest with incredibly unique vistas in between. Adventurers travel to the island nation to see species of animals not found anywhere else in settings that will take your breath away. Of course, Madagascar’s lemurs are … Read moreThe Rare and Unique Birds of Madagascar

Miavana – Time and Tide’s Sublime Luxury on a Private Island in Madagascar

There is a stunning new ultra-luxury resort in Madagascar. Imagine spacious, tastefully designed, private villas all facing pure white sands and turquoise blue waters on a private island surrounded by vibrant coral reefs. This exclusive tropical paradise is found on Nosy Ankao, off the north-east coast of Madagascar. Nosy Ankao forms part of nearly 15,000 … Read moreMiavana – Time and Tide’s Sublime Luxury on a Private Island in Madagascar

Stunning New Property in Nosy Be, Madagascar – Home Madagascar the Residence

Home Madagascar the Residence is a stunning new property on the island of Nosy Be. Situated in verdant nature on the north-west corner of Nosy Be, the Residence’s beach and palm trees offer the tranquility and splendour of a protected paradise. It’s the ideal place for travellers who want something different to typical hotel accommodation … Read moreStunning New Property in Nosy Be, Madagascar – Home Madagascar the Residence

Spotlight On: Sea Turtles of Madagascar for World Turtle Day

23 May is World Turtle Day, a day to shine a light on the plight of the world’s turtles. At Jenman Madagascar Safaris we obviously have a special place in our heart for Madagascar and its wonderful and varied flora and fauna. We believe it’s important to spread awareness about the challenges these species face. … Read moreSpotlight On: Sea Turtles of Madagascar for World Turtle Day

5 Animals to Spot on a Night Walk in Andasibe

Andasibe is one of Madagascar’s most well-known national parks. Conveniently close to Antananarivo, the 155 square kilometer protected area is lush rainforest known for its lemurs and frogs, as well as other flora and fauna. Once the sun sets, a whole new world comes alive and even though the park is closed in the evening, … Read more5 Animals to Spot on a Night Walk in Andasibe

Madagascar: A Heaven for Food Lovers

Malagasy cuisine is a mixture of French, African and European flavours. While the island is most famous for its jumping lemurs, lush rainforests and bright-blue coastlines, it’s also become famous as a destination for food lovers. The Indian Ocean Island was a refuge for Indo-Malayan people, who brought rice; African settlers, who brought cows that … Read moreMadagascar: A Heaven for Food Lovers

Part 1: Planning Your Vacation to Madagascar in Style

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Welcome to our 5-part blog series of Madagascar – we’ve researched the best tips and advice to travelling in Madagascar in style. At Jenman Madagascar Safaris, we pride ourselves on giving expert advice so here are the top places our travel agents recommended for you! Madagascar is one of the most exotic, mysterious and undeveloped … Read morePart 1: Planning Your Vacation to Madagascar in Style

What’s it Really Like Exploring Madagascar

 Unwinding in Madagascar Madagascar is roughly the size of France but boasts a diversity of landscapes and animals like nowhere else on earth. Lemurs, rainforest, desert and baobabs epitomise the island. Located off Africa’s east coast, Madagascar is just a four-hour flight from Johannesburg International airport. We spoke to Tarisai Mhishi, Senior Tour Consultant at … Read moreWhat’s it Really Like Exploring Madagascar

Here’s Why You Should Honeymoon in Madagascar!

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Madagascar is one of the world’s most under-rated honeymoon destinations partly due to its lack of tourism infrastructure and inaccessibility. This is especially true when you compare it to the likes of other tropical beach and wildlife destinations in the Indian Ocean like Mauritius or the Seychelles. However, the perception that Madagascar is a honeymoon … Read moreHere’s Why You Should Honeymoon in Madagascar!

Exploring Madagascar on a Familiarisation Trip

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Travel agents are like living, breathing guide books. That’s why I love to travel and explore new countries that I have never set foot in. It means that I can assist clients in finding an unforgettable destination for an unforgettable, tailor-made holiday. I was invited by Jenman Madagascar Safaris to take part in a familiarisation trip. … Read moreExploring Madagascar on a Familiarisation Trip

Inside Madagascar’s 5 Most Incredible Eco Lodges

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Madagascar boasts a unique fauna and flora, 80% of which is found nowhere else in the world. With so many unexplored eco-systems, many lodges in Madagascar are focused on eco-friendly and sustainable practices to maintain the island’s drawing card – its natural beauty!  Here are our 5 favourite eco-lodges that are making a difference in … Read moreInside Madagascar’s 5 Most Incredible Eco Lodges

10 essentials for travelling to Madagascar

Madagascar is the perfect destination for nature lovers. Jenman Madagascar Safaris is an expert tour operator in Madagascar, and we’ve compiled tips to guarantee you a safe and memorable vacation. It’s important to pack smart for Madagascar: limit your baggage to 15 kg and use soft bags. Remember, extra clothes will end up becoming a … Read more10 essentials for travelling to Madagascar

Perfect Trip to Madagascar’s Baobab Alley and Tsingy

The most popular tourist destination in Madagascar – besides seeing lemurs and fossa – is East Madagascar where travellers can view the striking Baobab Alley at sunrise or sunset, and explore the rock forest Tsingy de Bemaraha National Park. But, to make your trip to the remote western Madagascar worthwhile, it’s a good idea to plan … Read morePerfect Trip to Madagascar’s Baobab Alley and Tsingy

Community project in Madagascar uses solar cookers to protect environment

The solar energy community project in Fianarantsoa and Tuléar, Madagscar promotes energy efficient cooking methods in Madagascar in order to protect the environment and benefit the people Visiting the ADES centres is a great addition to any Madagascar itinerary as it showcases this amazing community project and you get to meet the friendly Malagasy people. … Read moreCommunity project in Madagascar uses solar cookers to protect environment

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Jenman Madagascar Safaris is always on the lookout for the best deals for your holiday throughout Madagascar. A selection of the best specials that are currently on offer in Madagascar can be found below.

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