16/ Beach stay in Ste Marie, the pirate island


Meet and greet in the airport, transfer to the hotel in Sainte Marie. Day at leisure . Sainte-Marie is an island located to the north-east of Tamatave . It is used to be the home of pirates during the 17th century. The queen of the island was even married to one of them. With beautiful beaches, wonderful creeks, a laid back ambience, an authentic atmosphere, Sainte- Marie is mainly for guests looking for tranquillity and beauty. It is also the best place for whales watching. From July to end September, humpback whales come to the warm seas around Madagascar to give birth. Night in Hotel.


Sainte-Marie is a small island situated in the on the east of Tamatave. Dotted with nice beach, wonderful creeks, Sainte-Marie is most frequented place by tourists. It is for those looking for tranquillity and beauty, a place where we can watch the dancing of whales from July to October. A tropical isle with luxuriant vegetation, Sainte – Marie is also a nice place for walk or for cycling, snorkelling and diving. There are also interesting sights around Ambodifotatra and the Baie des Forbans, in the town there is also a Catholic church built in 1837, the Pirates’ Cemetery which marked the European passage in the island. The population is admired for their kindness and hospitality. Night at the same hotel.


Transfer to the airport to fly to another destination or extension.
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  • Accommodation in a double room on full board
  • The excursions mentioned in the program
  • Transfer by car from Hotel to the airport
  • All personal expenses, lunch, evening meal, drinks, laundry, tips
  • All excursions which are not in then program or optional
  • All personal insurances
  • Domestic flights