Things to know before leaving for Madagascar
For your stay in Madagascar to go smoothly, you must prepare your trip. To begin with the formalities that must be completed before departure.
Foreigners wishing to stay in Madagascar for less than 3 months must obtain a visa from Malagasy diplomatic and consular representations. However, if this has not been done before departure, you can do it at the airport upon arrival. In the same way, it is also important to know that the extension of the visa of stay can be done near the Police Commissariats.
The visa is free for a stay of less than a month
In addition, the visa of less than one month is free. If your stay lasts more than 30 days, you must pay the right of residence. As an indication, if your stay is less than or equal to 3 months this right is 140,000 Ariary or 60 €.
Documents to prepare:
For your trip to Madagascar, you must have the following documents:
Passport valid for a further 6 months minimum.
3 copies of the form to be completed by the applicant.
4 recent passport photos.
1 photocopy of the ticket (or a certificate from the travel agency).
Parental authorization for minors traveling alone
The visa fee to be paid upon request (or photocopy of the money order).
Good to know :
Before leaving, you must take out medical insurance and repatriation insurance. However, if you pay for your plane ticket with a Gold Card, be aware that several insurance plans will be included, including medical assistance and repatriation, travel cancellation insurance and theft and loss of luggage insurance.