in Boeny Region, Madagascar
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -16.667 and 46.100 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -16° 40' 0" and E 46° 5' 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: 03:56 PM (Sunday)
- Timezone: Indian/Antananarivo
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:51 am and 6:27 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
Sitampiky in Boeny Region with it's 21,000 inhabitants is a city in Madagascar about 182 mi (or 292 km) north-west of Antananarivo, the country's capital.
Local time in Sitampiky is now 03:56 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Indian / Antananarivo with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Sitampiky. The closest airport in Madagascar is Soalala Airport in a distance of 63 mi (or 101 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Madagascar is Tsingy de Bemaraha Strict Nature Reserve in a distance of 100 mi (or 162 km), South-West.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Maevatanana, Mahajanga, Tsiroanomandidy, Amparafaravola and Miarinarivo. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
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.
Sitampiky is a town and commune in north-western Madagascar approximately 240 kilometres north-west of the capital Antananarivo. It belongs to the district of Ambato-Boeni, which is a part of Boeny 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.
Ambarimaninga is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Mitsinjo, which is a part of Boeny Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 9,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority (90%) of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 8% receive their livelihood from raising livestock.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Sitampiky.
- Fenoarivo Atsinanana
- Kani Keli
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know: