Luxury Yacht Charter
From: $ 1,779.00 per person
A 7-day Madagascar luxury yacht charter is a perfect way to explore the waters and surrounding islands of this holiday destination. Hop aboard the mid-range yacht for a bit of luxury as you discover the wonders of this tropical island on your Madagascar holiday.
Private luxury yacht charter holiday around Nosy Be & surrounding islands, starting and ending in Nosy Be, Madagascar – 7 Days
Tanikely Marine Reserve – An island some of the most stunning hard and soft corals, lobsters, eals, reef fish and occasional turtles. Making the Reserve a fantastic snorkeling location on your Madagascar holiday trip.
Lokobe Reserve – Lokobe Integral Reserve is situated on the south-east side of Nosy Be Island on the north-western side of Madagascar. It is the only protected area of the island, and is not only known for its endangered black lemur but also for the beautiful Panther Chameleon. Lokobe Integral Reserve covers about 720 hectares of the last remaining Sambirano forest habitat of Nosy. It’s home to lemurs, birds, snakes and many other hidden creatures.
Mitsios – Mitsios is the largest of the 12 islands in Madagascar, and it contains small farming villages all around. This gives you the opportunity to discover the lifestyles of some of the locals who live on the islands of Madagascar.
Kalakajoro – Beautiful island where you will find beautiful deserted beaches, fish eagles, stunningcoral beds, and spectacular fishing opportunities.
Day 1 – 6: On board the Catamaran (three double cabins with two bathrooms – main en-suite)
Group size: Minimum 2, Maximum 8
Spending Money: Clients are advised to bring enough money to cover their lunches and dinners, the purchase of curios and additional entertainment. Madagascar’s currency is the Ariary. Euros are the most practical and convenient currency to exchange into Ariary at the Airport. International credit cards and travellers cheques are very seldom accepted.
First Aid: Our guides are trained in basic first aid and the vehicle is equipped with a medical aid kit. Preventative Malaria medication should be taken before the trip and throughout its duration, although it is advisable to consult a doctor prior to departure.
Luggage: Maximum baggage allowance on the plane will be 20 kg. Please bring a backpack or soft barrel bag, not a suitcase. Don’t bring too much clothing, as there are washing opportunities along the way. Please adhere to the allowance specified as space for luggage is limited.
- Track suit
- Walking shoes
- Light trousers/jeans
- Swimming costume
- Sun hat
- Warm clothes
- Long-sleeved shirts
- Torch & spare batteries
- Water bottle
- UV protection
- Mosquito protection
Visas: A visa is required to enter the territory of Madagascar and can easily be obtained upon arrival at the airport of Antananarivo with a validity of up to 90 days. Tourists staying for less than one month, can purchase a visa for 80’000 Ariary (around 23-27 €). Paying with the exact amounts or small currency is advised. No photographs are required, however please ensure that passports are valid for at least 6 months after return date. In addition to the entry visa, the Malagasy government is proposing the introduction of a frontier levy of 10 € in the near future, still to be confirmed and variable at short notice.
Gratuities: If you feel you have been looked after well by your crew or guides, and you wish to show your appreciation for their services, a monetary tip is very welcomed by those in Madagascar. Here follows some suggested guidelines:
- Around EUR 4 per person, per day (10,000 Ariary) for a guide or a guide/driver.
- Around EUR 2 (5,000 Ariary) for a park guide, depending on your satisfaction.
- Around 5% of the bill at a restaurant
- 200 Ariary per bag for a porter.
- As Euro coins cannot be changed into local money in Madagascar, it is advisable to tip in Ariary.
We would ask that you please reserve your generosity for tipping for services only, and not providing free hand-outs to children or adults, as this encourages begging.
- Meals as mentioned in itinerary
- Return airport transfers from Nosy Be airport to Crater Bay Marina
- 6 nights accommodation on a yacht (catamaran and monohull options available)
- All meals included
- All activities and use of all equipment on the yacht.
- English speaking guide
- International and domestic flights and their airport taxes
- Scuba diving and the services of a Dive Master & their transport if required
- Soft drinks and alcoholic beverages
- Park entrance fees
- Laundry, tips
- Travel Insurance
- Personal items.