in Analanjirofo Region, Madagascar

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-16.983 and 49.850 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -16° 58' 59" and E 49° 50' 59"
Currency and Currency Code:
Ariary - MGA
Spoken languages:
French, Malagasy
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 05:35 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Indian/Antananarivo
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:53 am and 5:32 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
28.883 and -118.293 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Campamento Sur
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Current travel safety evaluation for Madagascar in Eastern Africa

Safety Score: 2,6 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Madagascar.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Madagascar. Last Update: 2019-08-24 07:22:33

Explore Ambodifotatra

Ambodifotatra in Analanjirofo Region with it's 11,830 inhabitants is located in Madagascar about 202 mi (or 326 km) north-east of Antananarivo, the country's capital.

Local time in Ambodifotatra is now 05:35 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Indian / Antananarivo with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Ambodifotatra. The closest airport in Madagascar is Sainte Marie Airport in a distance of 8 mi (or 13 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Fenoarivo Atsinanana, Toamasina, Andilamena, Ambatondrazaka and Amparafaravola. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 24°C / 75 °F

Morning Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 69 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 67%
Air Pressure 1021.3 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Sunday, 25th of August 2019

22°C (72 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Monday, 26th of August 2019

20°C (69 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 27th of August 2019

22°C (71 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Sainte Marie - Madagascar

Published: November 12, 2007
Length: 16:12 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: sedob

L'île Sainte-Marie à Madagascar est une île exceptionnelle qui a pu garder toute son authenticité. L'île aux Nattes est splendide.

2 minutes en Tuc Tuc, sur l'Île Sainte Marie à Madagascar

Published: June 02, 2014
Length: 46:19 min
Rating: 5 of 5

2 minutes à bord d'un "Tuc Tuc", triporteurs qui servent maintenant de taxis, depuis 2 ans environ, sur l'Île Sainte Marie à Madagascar. Leurs chauffeurs sont très sympathique et connaissent...

Mr Solo, chauffeur de taxi Tuk Tuk sur l'Île Ste Marie, Madagascar

Published: March 04, 2015
Length: 45:26 min
Rating: 5 of 5

Voici une petite vidéo pour vous présenter Mr SOLO, taxi driver, chauffeur de Tuk Tuk sur l'Île Sainte Marie à Madagascar, il est très sérieux, ponctuel, il connait parfaitement bien...

Recette des Crabes au lait de Coco, Île Sainte Marie, Madagascar

Published: February 03, 2015
Length: 50:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5

Voici une très bonne de recette de crabes, cuisinés au lait de coco, réalisée en extérieur sur la côte Est de l'île Sainte Marie à Madagascar chez notre ami Thierry "Coco Légume"....

Madagascar - Ste Marie

Published: January 13, 2012
Length: 52:46 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: MrEricrando

Ste Marie (Madagascar)

Published: September 01, 2009
Length: 16:34 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: majojucel

View from a taxi, 28.07.2009.

Sainte Marie Madagascar da Brino

Published: October 02, 2009
Length: 12:20 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Bruno Emiliozzi

Isola bellissima.

Recette des Badjas, Île Sainte Marie, Madagascar

Published: April 27, 2014
Length: 28:17 min
Rating: 5 of 5

Voici comment sont cuisinés les Badjas, ces délicieux beignets Malgaches à base de Voanemba fotsy (pois sec), ail et gingembre, levure, oignons et eau, le résultat est étonnant, le gout...

BRINO Cocco sainte marie madagascar

Published: December 16, 2007
Length: 15:34 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Bruno Emiliozzi

Apertura e mangiata di cocco.

île Sainte Marie, passage en bateau, Îlot Madame, route du sud.

Published: March 24, 2014
Length: 15:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5

Cette année, la route de la digue reliant l'Îlot Madame au sud de l'Île Sainte Marie étant en travaux et interdite à la circulation, les San Mariens ont trouvés une solution rapide et...

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

HMS Serapis (1779)

HMS Serapis was a Royal Navy two-decked, Roebuck-class fifth rate. Daniel Brent built her at Greenland South Dockyard, Rotherhithe and launched her in 1779. She was armed with 44 guns (twenty 18-pounders, twenty 9-pounders, and four 6-pounders). Serapis was named after the god Serapis in Greek and Egyptian mythology. The Americans captured her during the American Revolutionary War. They transferred her to the French, who commissioned her as a privateer.

Located at -17.0025, 49.8419 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Military units and formations of Great Britain in the American Revolutionary War, Shipwrecks in the Indian Ocean, Maritime incidents in 1781, 1779 ships, Rotherhithe-built ships

Île Sainte-Marie

Île Sainte-Marie, known (more formally) as Nosy Boraha, is an island off the east coast of Madagascar. The main town is Ambodifotatra. The city covers an area of 222 km, and had a population estimated at 16,325 in 2001.

Located at -16.8333, 49.9167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cities in Madagascar, Islands of Madagascar, Populated places in Analanjirofo

Île aux Nattes

Île aux Nattes (also officially, but less commonly, called Nosy Nato) is a small island south of Île Sainte-Marie, an island off the east coast of Madagascar. Both belong to Toamasina Province.

Located at -17.1167, 49.8167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of Madagascar, Toamasina Province

Sainte Marie Airport

Sainte Marie Airport is an airport serving Sainte Marie, an island in the Analanjirofo Region of Madagascar.

Located at -17.0939, 49.8158 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Madagascar, Analanjirofo

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Ambodifototra, Ambodifotatra