Highlights - Distinct geography; Diverse wildlife; Two thirds of the worlds chameleon species... Read more ...
Autumn 2014 brings a once-in-a-lifetime event; a chance to circumnavigate the globe alongside A&K's founder Geoffrey Kent, on an itinerary designed to include some of his favorite exotic destinations. Read more ...
Fly by private jet from Miami to Monaco with an incredible itinerary of islands and countries along the way. This epic trip blends the best landscapes, beaches and experiences from across the world to create a luxury holiday you’ll never forget. Take a 3 day river cruise down the magnificent Amazon and soak up the untamed exotic surroundings. Fly almost 3,000 miles to explore the mysterious and remote Easter Island before a relaxing interlude in the tropical Paradise of Samoa. Drop into the wildly beautiful Madagascar, affectionately known as “the perfume island” and visit a ylang-ylang botanical garden and distillery. Finally, finish your adventure in the playground of the rich and famous at the luxury Hotel Metropole Monte Carlo in Monaco where you can reminisce over your adventure with new found friends. Read more ...
14 hours 20 minutes (via Johannesburg)
GMT +3 hours
Issued on arrival
Yellow Fever certificate required if arriving from an endemic area
Best time to travel
April - November
Due to the size of the country, Madagascar experiences a range of climatic conditions. The heaviest rainfall tends to fall on the east coast and in the north particularly through the cyclone season between December and March. The highlands and parts of the south west remain fairly dry year round although sharp showers can be experienced in Fort Dauphin area.
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* Look for lemurs in the wild
* Learn about the Antandroy tribes
* Relax at Manafiafy beach
* Limited to 50 guests
* Incredible remote destinations
* Exclusive VIP access
MADAGASCAR WITH A&KFamed for its flora - you won't find most of it anywhere else on earth - lauded for its lemurs and loved for its landscapes, Madagascar is a compelling destination and total one-off. But to get the most from this intoxicating Indian Ocean island, you need the most experienced specialist guides - A&K guides - who can explain its amazing, sometimes mind-boggling sights.
We us highly qualified experts to unlock Madagascar's secrets; naturalists and botanists who transmit their passion and knowledge. Add in the best 4WD vehicles - crucial for the more remote terrain - and well-established contacts, and we can provide exclusive experiences off limits to most travellers, along with seamless connections to East Africa.
Suggested Madagascar Accommodation Offers
Anjajavy l'hotel is a luxurious lodge on the northwest coast of Madagascar. The hotel is situated on a peninsula and each of the 25 duplex villas is positioned to allow for stunning ocean views...
Tsarabanjina Island is small in size, conducive to complete seclusion, calm and tranquillity. The island provides complete relaxation for you to become refreshed and regenerated in a timeless setting.
Manafiafy also known as St Luce, it was here in 1613 the first Portuguese traders laid anchor due to the calm waters and small islands around the bay.
Mandrare River Camp is nestled under the shade of tamarind trees on the banks of the Mandrare River which is the lifeblood of the region.
Masoala Forest Lodge is situated on a clearing on a beach on the Masoala Peninsula in the North East of Madagascar...
Vakona Forest Lodge is located in the Andasibe area, 7 km from the Perinet Park entrance and 20 km south of Mantadia National Park...
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Everything was excellent. Except when I had to leave and return home. I didn't want to.
- BM, Hertfordshire
Friends of Conservation (FOC)
Facilitate projects in the Greater Masai Mara Region with ongoing support from AKP, including Conservation Clubs in ten schools and Alternative Energy initiatives.
Spring escapes with Abercrombie & Kent
The notion of a peak season is usually a function of weather and school holidays, often meaning an increase in hotel rates and airfares. However, at A&K we are big fans of the so-called 'shoulder' season. Here are a few great reasons to get packing this Spring.