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Madagascar Endemics and Resorts

Antananarivo 116, Madagascar
+261 34 07 247 07
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Well organized and fast response

I and my friend had a trip to Madagascar on July. We had a five day but we want to visited on many... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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amazing experience

Manitra, who is both a guide and the owner of Madagascar Endemics & Resorts, is an amazing person... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
TravelingMark
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Madagascar Endemics and Resorts (MER) is a wildlife expeditions and luxury vacation specialist based in Antananarivo. We endeavor to provide the best service to our clientele thanks to our devoted, qualified and experienced English-speaking staff, including an expedition leader, naturalist guides and drivers...born and raised in Madagascar. In order to satisfy our customers, we try our best to respond timely to any inquiry, as we value their precious time. What makes our tour company special and most reliable is that our Expedition Leader is but the founder & owner of MER, one of top tour operators in Madagascar. We are making sincere efforts to live up to our motto: "Only for the best experience in Madagascar."
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Antananarivo 116, Madagascar
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I and my friend had a trip to Madagascar on July. We had a five day but we want to visited on many place. He can operate everything by our request. We had a fantastic trip in Madagascar. We had a problem about the flight...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Manitra, who is both a guide and the owner of Madagascar Endemics & Resorts, is an amazing person. His English is perfect. He’s been to the US three times, including a Fulbright scholarship at NYU. He is very knowledgeable about Madagascar, including its culture, wildlife,...More

Thank TravelingMark
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

I have traveled to over 90 countries, and can tell straightforward that MER, and Manitra, its owner and the guide, was one of the best guides/companions in my life. Intelligent, full of knowledge both local and international, perfect English, flexible, friendly. Exceptional, excellent!

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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

We contacted Manitra when looking for a guide for our honeymoon in Madagaskar. From the start he was very professional, helpful and super friendly in building a perfect itinerary that suits our individual wishes! I have to say that we finally did not book the...More

Thank seavietnam2013
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

I would emphatically recommend Manitra as a guide in Madagascar. I came to the country for a week, and spent ~4 days with Manitra and a driver, visiting Andasibe and Ranomafana, with stops in Antsirabe and Ambositra along the way. His English is excellent, which...More

1  Thank danponeill
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

I had to travel from LA to South Africa to present my PhD proposal, and on a whim I bought a plane ticket to Madagascar to celebrate after. I've always wanted to go there, ever since I had to read a book about how 80%...More

Thank joslynf507
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

Manitra will design a tour for you that suits your desires and pocketbooks and make it amazing! He has many years experience and has worked with some of the best expedition leaders in the world who have aided in honing his extensive skills and knowledge....More

Thank Jan R
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Reviewed 19 January 2018

We would rate Manitra as the best wildlife and culture guide in our more than 40 years of global travel including eight trips to Africa. He is a warm and friendly person who speaks excellent English and who is interesting to travel with and talk...More

Thank SantaFeUser
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Reviewed 5 December 2017

I used Manitra a couple of years ago for a few trips across Madagascar. The cars he used were clean and reliable, the drivers were safe, and he was able to take us to some of the coolest treasures in the country. He's a little...More

Thank enokimushroom
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Reviewed 2 November 2017

Manitra helped my sister and I plan an incredible two week trip all over Madagascar. He was so helpful and knowledgable! Without his help, we never would have had such a great trip. He's the best!

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barbloves2travel809
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Response from SantaFeUser | Reviewed this property |
Barbara - not sure why your question came to me, unless you are looking for a recommendation on Madagascar Endemics - if so I give Manitra a huge yes. Our trip with him focused on lemurs and food, both of which were... More
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