How to reach :
There are direct flights from Marseille, Saint-Denis and Milan, arrival in Fascène the airport of Nosy Be.
Hell-Ville, the capital of the island is 10 km by taxi.
To reach Nosy Be, coming from Antananarivo, Madagascar’s capital, it is possible either to fly directly to Facène the airport of Nosy Be, either rent a car or a collective minibus up ‘Ankify.
Nosy Be is a 30-minute boat Ankify engine.
The Madagascar visa is free for stays less than 30 days (2014).
Beyond 30 days and up to 90 days visa fee is about 30 €
As with all destinations, your passport must have 6 months validity on the day of departure.
The local currency is the Ariary, the exchange rate varies constantly, for 1 euro you now have about 3000 Ariary.
Ask about the exchange rate before you leave: here
Hygiene and Health :
No mandatory vaccinations, however it is recommended to be up to date with immunization diphtheria-tetanus-polio, hepatitis, yellow fever and it is strongly advised to take anti-malarial prophylaxis. Ask your doctor or international vaccination center.
Useful addresses :
Embassy of Madagascar in France
4, avenue Raphaël 75016 Paris
Phone : (00 33) 01 45 04 62 11 – Website
Embassy of France in Madagascar
Adresse : 3, rue Jean Jaurès Ambatomena B.P. 204
Antananarivo 101 Madagascar
Phone: (00 261) 20 22 398 98 – Website
Saint-Denis de la Réunion (La Réunion) Consulate General of Madagascar
29 rue St Joseph Ouvrier
97400 Saint-Denis de la Réunion
Phone : (00 33) 262 72 07 30 – email
Marseille Consulate General of Madagascar
234, boulevard Périer
Phone : (00 33) 04 91 15 16 91 – Website