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What Clothes to Pack for Your Madagascar Trip

Going on a trip is super exciting, especially if you’re visiting a place as magical as Madagascar. Of course, you want to be prepared for it. You want to make sure you have everything you need ready for the trip – including the right kind of outfits. 

In this post, Travelers of Madagascar shares some style tips for your Madagascar adventure: 

Clothes to Bring for Your Madagascar Trip

First of all, you need to think about the kind of weather you will be experiencing in Madagascar. Madagascar has a very hot climate, so you’ll need to pack clothes that can keep you cool when the temperatures rise.

You can wear T-shirts, polo shirts, and shorts for the heat. You can pack long-sleeved tops and tracksuit bottoms, and light jackets for the evenings and mornings.

You want to be prepared for anything in Madagascar, so you should make sure you pack some clothes that you can use for just about any occasion.

You want to make sure you have a nice set of clothes that you can wear around town and clothes that you can wear when in an official setting.

Here are some things that you can also pack to keep you well-dressed in Madagascar:

  • A cardigan
  • T-shirts
  • Casual tops
  • Jeans
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Hats
  • Sunglasses
  • Footwear
  • Carrying Light Bags

Kinds of Shoes That Are Perfect for Your Trip

It also pays to pack some comfortable but stylish shoes. You can bring your lightweight sneakers or a pair of flip-flops. These are the recommended kinds of shoes that are perfect for your trip:

  • Flip-flops
  • Light-weight sneakers
  • Boat shoes
  • Sandals

You should also pack a pair of slippers or house shoes just in case. You don’t want to be walking around in shoes when you’re on your holiday, so it’s best to pack an extra pair of footwear for when you’re lounging around your Madagascar home.

Accessorizing Tips 

Depending on your planned activities, you can wear accessories that double as protection like scarves, sunglasses, and hats.

While you may bring your favorite jewelry, you should stick to fashion accessories for when you go out so you won’t have to worry about accidentally losing an earring or a bracelet during your trip.

If you intend to go swimming, then make sure that you have the right outfit and accessories for that, too.

What to Wear on the Plane

Aside from choosing what clothes to bring, you also need to think about what to wear on your plane ride. You can’t dress up for your flight, but you want to look good even if it’s a long flight. You don’t want to spend your flight feeling uncomfortable and wearing clothes that you’ll have to change as soon as you step out of the plane.


Packing for a trip is stressful, especially if you’re going to a new place. However, packing for a Madagascar adventure2 shouldn’t be too complicated. Some clothes are suitable for Madagascar’s hot climate, some are for official functions, and some you wear for your flight to Madagascar. Additionally, you can add more clothes, like accessories that you can use to spruce up your outfit. Even if you’re going to be staying in Madagascar for quite a while, you can pack clothes that will allow you to experience different sets of activities.

When you’re ready for an adventure, Travelers of Madagascar offers you Madagascar tour packages that you’ll definitely love. Check out our packages and book today for that once-in-a-lifetime trip!