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Antananarivo Destination Guide

Explore Antananarivo in Madagascar! Antananarivo in the region of Analamanga with it's 1,391,433 habitants is a town in Madagascar and is the capital of this country.

Considering the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations could be interesting to check as well: Toamasina, Tsararivotra, Namontana, Marohoho, Manja or Ambatofinandrahana. When in this area, you might want to check out Miandrarivo, Faravohitra, Antsakaviro, Antsahondra, Antsahatsiroa and Volosarika Ambanidia as well. Map of the area of Antananarivo in Madagascar

Local Time

Local time in Antananarivo is now 07:39 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Indian / Antananarivo" with an UTC offset of 3 hours.


Weather Conditions & Forecast

Morning 11°C / 51 °F
Evening 20°C / 67 °F
Night 11°C / 53 °F
Rain 0 l/sq m
Air Humidity 45%
Air Pressure 860.1 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear
24°C / 75 °F Sky is clear

Sunday, 22nd of October 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Sky is clear Day: 19°C (67 °F)
Night: 16°C (60 °F)
Monday, 23rd of October 2017
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 20°C (67 °F)
Night: 16°C (60 °F)
Tuesday, 24th of October 2017
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 20°C (69 °F)
Night: 15°C (59 °F)

Video Collection

Driving Through the Streets of Antananar...

Driving Through the Streets of Antananarivo (Tana), the capital city of Madagascar

11:24 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: January 20, 2013 by Erick Tseng

A visit of a taxi- brousse station in An...

This video shows a visit to the taxi- brousse station in Antananarivo for the transport to the south (Antsirabe, Toliara, Morondava) of Madagascar

31:41 min, rating: 0/5
Uploaded: July 12, 2012 by Fred Triep


Beurre Montfleuri nuit à Antananarivo

Http://eyelovioo.com - Spot TV 30 secondes, campagnes publicitaires Montfleuri. Production Vidéo Digi-images. Créations, Réalisation : P. Kryl / AléoConsult. 2012

44:32 min, rating: 0/5
Uploaded: January 30, 2013 by Pascal KRYL

Highlights AS Saint-Michel Basketball N1...

Extrait de la Finale "N1B" du championnat d'Antananarivo 2011 de Basketball qui s'est déroulé à Ankatso - Antananarivo ASA vs ASSM

33:09 min, rating: 0/5
Uploaded: February 08, 2014 by Tuktuk#8


ANTANANARIVO La vie au quotidien

Madagascar au quotidien http://www.ecolemadagascar.com Cette vidéo est mise en place sur ce site . Site qui est pour créer des écoles primaires sur MADAGASCAR en apportant ainsi, la

58:05 min, rating: 0/5
Uploaded: August 05, 2012 by BRUNET Yvon

Morning in Antananarivo #travel

Video created with the Socialcam app on iPhone: http://socialcam.com

42:27 min, rating: 0/5
Uploaded: August 24, 2012 by narizara


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Photo Collection

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Interesting Events in the future

A short collection of upcomming events in Antananarivo during the next days, weeks and months.

21
Nov
2017

Conférence à Antananarivo

Starts: 08:00 pm (20:00)
More at eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Ambohitsorohitra Palace

The Ambohitsorohitra Palace is a presidential palace in the capital of Madagascar, Antananarivo. It has only a symbolic role and is not a residence of the president.

Tags: Presidential palaces, Government of Madagascar, Buildings and structures in Antananarivo
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Coordinates: -18.91, 47.54 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Analamanga

Analamanga is a region in central Madagascar, containing the capital Antananarivo and surrounding metropolitan area. The region had an estimated population of 2,811,500 in 2004. The head of the region is Pierre Manganirina Randrianarisoa.

Tags: Regions of Madagascar, Analamanga
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Coordinates: -18.91, 47.54 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi from center.

Andafiavaratra Palace

The Andafiavaratra Palace, located on the highest hilltop of the capital city of Antananarivo, was the residence of Prime Minister Rainilaiarivony of Madagascar, who governed the island kingdom in the late 19th century. The building currently serves as a museum and the estimated 1466 objects of historical importance to the Kingdom of Madagascar that were rescued from the 1995 fire at the Rova of Antananarivo are housed here.

Tags: Palaces in Madagascar, Museums in Madagascar, Buildings and structures in Antananarivo
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Coordinates: -18.91, 47.54 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Antananarivo

Antananarivo, formerly Tananarive, is the capital and largest city in Madagascar. It is also known by its French colonial shorthand form Tana. The larger urban area surrounding the city, known as Antananarivo-Renivohitra ("Antananarivo-Mother Hill" or "Antananarivo-Capital"), is the capital of Analamanga Region.

Tags: Regional capitals in Madagascar, Populated places in Analamanga, Populated places established in the 1620s, Cities in Madagascar, Antananarivo
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Coordinates: -18.91, 47.54 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi from center.

Mahamasina Municipal Stadium

Stade Mahamasina is a multi-purpose stadium in Antananarivo, Madagascar. It is currently used mostly for rugby and football matches. The stadium has nearly 23,000 seats. In 2005, the stadium was the site of a stampede that killed 2 people during a match between South African side Kaizer Chiefs and Madagascar's USJF Ravinala. http://soccernet. espn. go. com/news/story?id=327093&cc=3888 It is also the stadium of the 2007 Indian Ocean Games.

Tags: National stadiums, Multi-purpose stadiums, Football venues in Madagascar, Buildings and structures in Antananarivo
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Coordinates: -18.91, 47.54 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Merina Kingdom

The Merina Kingdom (ca. 1540–1897) was a pre-colonial southeastern African state that dominated most of what is now Madagascar. It spread outward from Imerina, the central highlands region primarily inhabited by the Merina ethnic group with a spiritual capital at Ambohimanga and a political capital 24 kilometres west at Antananarivo, currently the seat of government for the modern democratic state of Madagascar.

Tags: States and territories established in 1787, History of Madagascar, Former monarchies of Africa
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Coordinates: -18.91, 47.54 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi from center.

Rova of Antananarivo

The Rova of Antananarivo /ˈruːvə/ is a royal palace complex in Madagascar that served as the home of the sovereigns of the Kingdom of Imerina in the 17th and 18th centuries, as well as the rulers of the Kingdom of Madagascar in the 19th century. Its counterpart is the nearby fortified village of Ambohimanga, which served as the spiritual seat of the kingdom in contrast to the political significance of the Rova in the capital.

Tags: Palaces in Madagascar, History of Madagascar, Former palaces, Buildings and structures in Antananarivo, African architecture
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Coordinates: -18.91, 47.54 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Tsimbazaza Zoo

Tsimbazaza Zoo is a zoo and botanical garden in southern Antananarivo, Madagascar, located just north of the National Assembly of Madagascar building. The only zoo of its kind in Madagascar, on November 1989, the WWF celebrated its tenth year in Madagascar by opening an environmental teaching center at the zoo. (It is said to house "the finest collection of Madagascan wildlife", with several unique species on display.

Tags: Zoos in Madagascar, Buildings and structures in Antananarivo
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Coordinates: -18.91, 47.54 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

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