How can I reserve accommodation?
What sim card should I get?
Drivers & Vehicles
Why is Drive Mada not responsible for vehicle condition?
Why is Drive Mada not responsible for driver’s availbility?
What happens if the vehicle breaks down?
Can I drive the vehicle myself?
- Approximate cost ~$90 USD per day including driver’s food and driver’s accommodation.
- Approximate deposit of $1325 USD paid in advance to cover any damage
- Day-by-day itinerary confirmed in advance.
- Restricted access (no access) to northern adventure road on the RN5.
- Full reservation balance paid in advance.
- Traveler is responsible for fuel costs.
Are drivers on Drive Mada insured?
Are vehicles inspected and certified as being fully roadworthy?
Why do some drivers have no reviews? Are they safe to choose?
How do we pay for fuel during our trip?
How should we pay the driver?
How can I be assured paying beforehand is a safe option?
Is it possible to pay with credit cards?
Are there partial bookings to avoid daily costs when we do not require a driver some days?
Where can I find an ATM?
How do I pay the deposit?
Can I meet the driver prior to confirming the reservation?
Does the rental price include fuel?
Does the rental price include driver food and accommodation?
Does the rental price include insurance?
Does the rental price include taxes?
What happens if I need to cancel my reservation part-way through the trip?
Is the itinerary flexible or fixed?
Safety & Security
Is Madagascar safe?
Is driving safe in Madagascar?
Is it safe to drive at night in Madagascar?
- Antsirabe to Morondava
- Southern Madagascar, which includes any road from the RN7 to Taolagnaro (Fort Dauphin)
Do you have FaceBook?
Do you have an email address that I can contact?
Do you have a phone number I can call?
Fees & Charges
What are the costs if my pick-up location and drop-off location are different?
What are Return Costs?
Example #1: Pickup in Antananarivo and drop-off in MorondavaIn this example, the driver lives in Antananarivo. This journey takes 4 days to complete in total
- Antananarivo to Morondava, 2 days
- Morondava to Antananarivo, 2 days
Example #1: Pickup in Antananarivo and drop-off in TamataveIn this example, the driver lives in Tamatave. This journey takes 2 days to complete in total
- Antananarivo to Tamatave, 1 day
- Tamataveto Antananarivo, 1 day