From Europe, Africa and Reunion Island direct flight with Air Madagascar

International flight to Antananarivo capital of MADAGASCAR

To reach Sainte Marie two solutions are available to you from Antananarivo

1 st Solution
Faster in order to make the most of your stay on Île Sainte-Marie (approximately 55 minutes flight time).
Domestic flight from Antananarivo to Sainte-Marie
2nd Solution
Solution that will allow you to discover the interior of the country plan 2 days (Antananarivo to Tamatave 1 day and Tamatave to Sainte-Marie ½ day)
By road from Antananarivo to Tamatave.
  • Cotisse (bus transport)
From Tamatave to Mahambo or Soaneirana Ivongo by private bus, then cross by boat to Sainte-Marie. Departure every day.If you do not want to take the boat, it is always possible to reach Sainte-Marie from Tamatave with the airlines Tsaradia and Madagasikara Airways

Once you arrive on Île Sainte-Marie if you have not chosen the transfer option for the Idylle Beach hotel.
  • From the airport to Idylle Beach (11 kms about 20 minutes) you have the choice between a taxi or a Tuk-Tuk.
  • From the port to Idylle Beach less than 500 m so either on foot take on your left when leaving the port or by Tuk-Tuck or rickshaw.