Category: Madagascar travel news

Madagascar Travel & Tourism News for visitors. Madagascar, officially the Republic of Madagascar, and previously known as the Malagasy Republic, is an island country in the Indian Ocean, approximately 400 kilometres off the coast of East Africa. At 592,800 square kilometres Madagascar is the world's 2nd largest island country.

Madagascar Nosy Be Reopens for International Travel
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Madagascar Nosy Be Reopens for International Travel

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- September 15, 2020

The government of Madagascar has announced that the island of Nosy Be will reopen for international travel on October 1, ... Read More

COVID Organics from Africa cures Coronavirus and is available to the world
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COVID Organics from Africa cures Coronavirus and is available to the world

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 13, 2020

Travel, Tourism and Herbs are big business in Madagascar. The population of this African Island Country is more than 26 ... Read More

Air Austral and Air Madagascar partnership headed for breakdown?
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Air Austral and Air Madagascar partnership headed for breakdown?

mm Alain St.Ange- February 25, 2020

On Reunion Island, it is being reported that the existing partnership agreement in place between Air Austral of Reunion Island ... Read More

Vanilla Island Tourism started 2020 with challenges
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Vanilla Island Tourism started 2020 with challenges

mm Alain St.Ange- January 5, 2020

The Vanilla Island Region is tourism cooperation between Comoros, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mayotte, Reunion Island, Seychelles The recent shark attack that ... Read More

Air Madagascar suspending flights to Johannesburg
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Air Madagascar suspending flights to Johannesburg

mm Alain St.Ange- December 12, 2019

It has been confirmed from Air Madagascar that effective early January the airline will be stopping its twice weekly flights ... Read More

Madagascar National Tourism Board organized a four-city roadshow in India and Raining responses from Indian Travel Trade
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Madagascar National Tourism Board organized a four-city roadshow in India and Raining responses from Indian Travel Trade

editor editor- November 2, 2019

Madagascar’s stunning beauty is so bountiful that a lifetime would not be enough to encompass them all. It is one ... Read More

Radisson Hotel Group banks on Africa: 11 new hotels
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Radisson Hotel Group banks on Africa: 11 new hotels

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 24, 2019

Radisson Hotel Group added 11 new hotels in Africa within the first nine months of 2019, accelerating its expansion across ... Read More

Pope Francis travels to Mauritius, Mozambique and Madagascar
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Pope Francis travels to Mauritius, Mozambique and Madagascar

mm Alain St.Ange- September 9, 2019

The Catholic Pope Francis' three-nation tour started in Mozambique and will end in the island of Mauritius. The last pope ... Read More

Madagascar set to experience tourism-driven boom this year
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Madagascar set to experience tourism-driven boom this year

mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 10, 2019

New study reveals that Madagascar, which is a magnet for nature-loving tourists thanks to its unique flora and fauna and ... Read More

Air Madagascar renews flights to Johannesburg
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Air Madagascar renews flights to Johannesburg

mm Alain St.Ange- May 9, 2019

Air Madagascar has announced the resumption of flights between Antananarivo and Johannesburg, effective June 17. The airline previously flew to ... Read More

Air Austral and Air Madagascar launch new loyalty card program
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Air Austral and Air Madagascar launch new loyalty card program

mm Alain St.Ange- February 12, 2019

The financial and route partnership between Air Austral and Air Madagascar, which was cemented when the Reunion based French airline ... Read More

Reunion and Madagascar Presidents discuss regional cooperation
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Reunion and Madagascar Presidents discuss regional cooperation

mm Alain St.Ange- January 29, 2019

A meeting took place between the President of the Réunion Region, Didier Robert, and the new President of the Republic ... Read More

Madagascar newly elected  president always believed in tourism
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Madagascar newly elected president always believed in tourism

mm Alain St.Ange- December 31, 2018

Madagascar President Andry Rajoelina has always believed in tourism as a key industry for Madagascar and for the Indian Ocean ... Read More

Macolline forest joins African Tourism Board
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Macolline forest joins African Tourism Board

editor editor- December 21, 2018

The African Tourism Board (ATB) is pleased to announce that Macolline forest in Northeastern Madagascar has joined ATB as a member. Read More

Vanilla Islands serving the African Tourism Board
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Vanilla Islands serving the African Tourism Board

editor editor- November 1, 2018

The African Tourism Board (ATB) is pleased to announce the appointment of Pascal Viroleau, CEO of the Vanilla Islands Organization, ... Read More

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Fort Dauphin-Tulear – Reunion flights on Air Austral codeshare

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 23, 2018

Fort Dauphin-Tulear, south of Madagascar, and Saint-Denis, Reunion will be linked by Air Madagascar and Air Austral codeshare flights after ... Read More

Eden Lodge Madagascar influences regional development
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Eden Lodge Madagascar influences regional development

editor editor- August 29, 2018

Green Globe member Eden Lodge Madagascar has focused on improving the lives within the community and developing its green area ... Read More

Eden Lodge Madagascar: Making waves on coastal island
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Eden Lodge Madagascar: Making waves on coastal island

editor editor- August 15, 2018

Green Globe recently recertified the award-winning Eden Lodge in Madagascar, synonymous with combining luxury and sustainable development. Read More

Tsaradia takes off : The new airline in Madagascar
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Tsaradia takes off : The new airline in Madagascar

mm Alain St.Ange- July 8, 2018

The first major aviation development has taken place on Madagascar, following the partnership agreement between Air Austral of Reunion and ... Read More

Beautiful island of Nosy-Be joins Ethiopian Airlines’ global network
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Beautiful island of Nosy-Be joins Ethiopian Airlines’ global network

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 26, 2018

Ethiopian Airlines announced that it will start thrice weekly service to Nosy-Be, Madagascar on March 27, 2018. An island off ... Read More

Ethiopian Boeing 787-9 receives a rapturous welcome in Madagascar
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Ethiopian Boeing 787-9 receives a rapturous welcome in Madagascar

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 10, 2017

Ethiopian’s new revolutionary flying machine has touched down in Madagascar to a warm welcome ceremony. Read More

Official Statement on Plague by Indian Ocean countries – Madagascar, Mauritius and Seychelles
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Official Statement on Plague by Indian Ocean countries – Madagascar, Mauritius and Seychelles

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- November 7, 2017

The Minister of Tourism of Madagascar, Roland Ratsiraka, the Minister of Tourism of Mauritius, Anil Kumarsingh Gayan, SC and the Minister ... Read More

Air Austral invests in Air Madagascar: A Vanilla Island Opportunity
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Air Austral invests in Air Madagascar: A Vanilla Island Opportunity

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- October 15, 2017

Vanilla Island airlines Air Austral from Reunion and Air Madagascar have confirmed that they have finalized and signed a deal ... Read More

One case of pneumonic plague confirmed in Seychelles: Authorities restricting travel entry from Madagascar
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One case of pneumonic plague confirmed in Seychelles: Authorities restricting travel entry from Madagascar

editor editor- October 12, 2017

The Ministry of Tourism, Civil Aviation, Port and Marine together with the Seychelles Tourism Board have announced that a decision ... Read More

The Plague: Spreading in Madagascar – and Seychelles?
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The Plague: Spreading in Madagascar – and Seychelles?

editor editor- October 11, 2017

Health officials in Seychelles have confirmed that 1 person has tested positive for the Pneumonic plague, and he is currently in ... Read More

Vanilla price spike fuels crime across Madagascar
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Vanilla price spike fuels crime across Madagascar

mm Chief Assignment Editor- August 24, 2017

The price of vanilla, Madagascar's largest export, has risen in recent months after storm damage and growing demand for the ... Read More

Dozens of people killed in Madagascar bus crash
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Dozens of people killed in Madagascar bus crash

mm Chief Assignment Editor- August 1, 2017

At least 34 people died when a bus carrying young Christian worshippers plunged down a steep ravine in central Madagascar, ... Read More

Turkish Cargo launches flights from Istanbul to Johannesburg and Madagascar
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Turkish Cargo launches flights from Istanbul to Johannesburg and Madagascar

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 30, 2017

Turkish Cargo, providing services to 120 countries in the world thanks to its extensive transportation network, launches its scheduled cargo ... Read More