Vangaindrano
in Atsimo-Atsinanana, Madagascar

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-23.350 and 47.600 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -23° 21' 0" and E 47° 35' 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: 04:01 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Indian/Antananarivo
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:38 am and 6:28 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
28.883 and -118.293 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Campamento Sur
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for Madagascar in Eastern Africa

Safety Score: 2,5 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: 2019-02-17 07:25:54

Touring Vangaindrano

Vangaindrano in Atsimo-Atsinanana with it's 23,523 residents is a town located in Madagascar about 307 mi (or 493 km) south of Antananarivo, the country's capital place.

Time in Vangaindrano is now 04:01 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Indian / Antananarivo with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Vangaindrano. The closest airport in Madagascar is Farafangana Airport in a distance of 40 mi (or 65 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Farafangana, Manakara, Ihosy, Fort Dauphin and Amboasary. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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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.

Vangaindrano

Vangaindrano is a city (commune urbaine) in Atsimo-Atsinanana Region, Madagascar. The city is near the mouth of the Mananara River at the southern part of the east coast. It's connected to the north by national road RN 12 top Farafangana that is situated at a distance of 75 km in the North. The road continues south but that section can't be used by ordinary vehicles, due to its bad condition and lack of bridges.

Located at -23.35, 47.6 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
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Cities in Madagascar, Populated places in Atsimo-Atsinanana

Ampataka

Ampataka is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Vangaindrano, which is a part of Atsimo-Atsinanana Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 19,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. It is also a site of industrial-scale mining. The majority 93% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 1% receives their livelihood from raising livestock.

Located at -23.35, 47.4667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
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Populated places in Atsimo-Atsinanana

Bekaraoka

Bekaraoka is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Vangaindrano, which is a part of Atsimo-Atsinanana Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 3,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 98% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crops are rice and cloves, while other important agricultural products are coffee and cassava. Services provide employment for 2% of the population.

Located at -23.4667, 47.6167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
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Populated places in Atsimo-Atsinanana

Anilobe

Anilobe is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Vangaindrano, which is a part of Atsimo-Atsinanana Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 2,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 96% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crop is coffee, while other important products are sugarcane, pepper and rice. Services provide employment for 4% of the population.

Located at -23.1833, 47.4667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 14 miles away.
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Populated places in Atsimo-Atsinanana

Karimbary

Karimbary is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Vangaindrano, which is a part of Atsimo-Atsinanana Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 4,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 98% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are coffee, sugarcane and cassava. Services provide employment for 2% of the population.

Located at -23.3, 47.5833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
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Populated places in Atsimo-Atsinanana

Lopary

Lopary is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Vangaindrano, which is a part of Atsimo-Atsinanana Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 24,000 in 2001 commune census. Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The majority 96% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crops are cassava and rice; also coffee is an important agricultural product.

Located at -23.1833, 47.6667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
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Populated places in Atsimo-Atsinanana

Lohafary

Lohafary is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Vangaindrano, which is a part of Atsimo-Atsinanana Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 10,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. It is also a site of industrial-scale mining. The majority 99% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crops are coffee and rice, while other important agricultural products are sugarcane and cassava.

Located at -23.25, 47.4333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
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Populated places in Atsimo-Atsinanana

Matanga, Madagascar

Matanga is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Vangaindrano, which is a part of Atsimo-Atsinanana Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 21,000 in 2001 commune census. Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The majority 95% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crops are rice and cloves, while other important agricultural products are coffee and cassava.

Located at -23.5167, 47.55 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
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Populated places in Atsimo-Atsinanana

Soamanova

Soamanova is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Vangaindrano, which is a part of Atsimo-Atsinanana Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 11,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The town has a permanent court. The majority 98% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crops are rice and coffee, while other important agricultural products are sugarcane, cassava and barley.

Located at -23.2833, 47.6 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
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Populated places in Atsimo-Atsinanana

Tsiately

Tsiately is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Vangaindrano, which is a part of Atsimo-Atsinanana Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 13,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 98.5% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crops are rice and coffee, while other important agricultural products are lychee and cassava.

Located at -23.3167, 47.6167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
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Populated places in Atsimo-Atsinanana

Vohitrambo

Vohitrambo is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Vangaindrano, which is a part of Atsimo-Atsinanana Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 33,000 in 2001 commune census. Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The majority 98% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crop is coffee, while other important products are sugarcane, cassava and rice.

Located at -23.3, 47.5333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
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Populated places in Atsimo-Atsinanana

Popular in vicinity

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Vangaindrano, VND