This time it's decided, direction Sainte-Marie Island in Madagascar! Ready to explore Red Island? Before takeoff, Idylle Beach gives you some tips to prepare your suitcase.
Your passport must be valid 6 months after the return date and contain at least 2 blank pages. A visa is required to visit Madagascar.
Visa, 3 accessions
At the airport directly when getting off the plane
Embassy of Madagascar in France 4, avenue Raphaël 75016 PARIS. Phone. : 01 45 04 62 11
Electronic visa on the site evisamada.gov.mg
The cost of the visa is given for information
€ 35 for a 30-day single entry visa.
40 € for a single entry visa of 60 days.
€ 50 for a 90-day single entry visa.
Schedule / Money / Telephone / Electricity
Allow + 2h jet lag in winter and + 1h summer in France.
€ 1 piss = 3,800 Ariay
To reach Madagascar from abroad, you must type the following code: 261, then the local telephone number without the zero.
Remember to unlock your phone and buy a SIM card at Antananarivo Airport. It will cost you less for your local and international calls, or even take an internet package.
Electricity is distributed in 220 voltsand the sockets have two pins. However, it is not uncommon to have power cuts, even in the city.
Prepare your suitcase
Microfiber towel, ultra light, it will be used for the beach.
Light T-shirts / tank tops
2 light shorts / skirts
1 long-sleeved t-shirt (to protect you from mosquitoes in the evening)
1 jeans or long pants (same)
1 sweater or jacket (for cool evenings)
1 outfit for going out
Socks / underwear
1 pair of flip flops or sandals (shoes easy to remove)
1 pair of shoes suitable for walking (canvas shoes or sneakers)
Hat, cap (ESSENTIAL accessory!)
Belly pocket for your papers and your money
Sunscreen and Biafine
Hand sanitizing gel or cleaning wipes
First aid kit