in Betsiboka Region, Madagascar
- Royal Hill of Ambohimanga (Unesco heritage, 31 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -16.797 and 47.652 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -16° 47' 49" and E 47° 39' 5"
- 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: 03:55 PM (Sunday)
- Timezone: Indian/Antananarivo
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:45 am and 6:21 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 28.883 and -118.293 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Campamento Sur
- This place on Wikipedia
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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
Tsaratanana in Betsiboka Region with it's 16,761 residents is a town located in Madagascar about 146 mi (or 236 km) north of Antananarivo, the country's capital place.
Time in Tsaratanana is now 03:55 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Indian / Antananarivo with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Tsaratanana. The closest airport in Madagascar is Tsaratanana Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 6 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Royal Hill of Ambohimanga in a distance of 31 mi (or 50 km), South.
Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Maevatanana, Andilamena, Amparafaravola, Ambatondrazaka and Mahajanga. 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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The sound of the sifaka from Andasibe
Here you can see and hear the Sifaka and also see some of the other lemurs and different animals you can find in Andasibe, Madagascar.
Le foreste pluviali;parte 2di2- parco: Mantadia di Andasibe
E' la Riserva speciale del lemure Indri. Ospita molte biodiversità con specie endemiche in pericolo di estinzione. L'Indri-Indri, che è senza coda, è il lemue più grande, ha taglia fino...
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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.
Tsaratanana Airport is an airport in Tsaratanana, Betsiboka Region, Madagascar.
Tsaratanana is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Tsaratanana, which is a part of Betsiboka Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 18,000 in 2001 commune census. Tsaratanana is served by a local airport. In addition to primary schooling the town offers secondary education at both junior and senior levels. The town provides access to hospital services to its citizens.
Bekapaika is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Tsaratanana, which is a part of Betsiboka Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 12,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 50% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 35% receives their livelihood from raising livestock. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are bananas and cassava.
Tsararova or Tsaravova is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Tsaratanana, which is a part of Betsiboka Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 7,000 in 2001 commune census. Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The majority 60% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 39% receives their livelihood from raising livestock.
St Andrews Catholic College
St Andrew's is a Catholic co-educational school, currently enrolling 1500 students from Prep to Year 12. The College opened in 2001, commencing with Pre-school to Year 4. The buildings have been designed to enhance the natural environment of the campus. They have been grouped on the design plans to provide for the needs of Junior School (Preschool to Year 5), Middle School (Years 6 to 9) and Senior School (Years 10 to 12) sectors.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Tsaratanana.
- Fenoarivo Atsinanana
- Kani Keli
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know: