Separated from Africa by miles of ocean, Madagascar is the fourth largest island in the world and boasts four distinct main areas. The contrasting scenery of Madagascar is home to several national parks which are UNESCO World Heritage Sites, since over 80% of the flora and fauna species found on the island are native to Madagascar.
Whilst some parts of Madagascar can be enjoyed year round, the dry season is from April to October across most of the island. The wettest months are from December to March, which sees the eastern and northern rainforests battered by tropical storms - however the central highlands and southern coast remain relatively dry.
Here is a general guide for the best times to visit for some of Madagascar's' popular activities:
Please contact the Mahlatini team if you have a question about the Madagascar climate and the choice of luxury accommodation we offer.
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