Ihosy
in Ihorombe Region, Madagascar

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-22.403 and 46.126 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -22° 24' 10" and E 46° 7' 32"
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:
5:45 am and 6:33 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

Delve into Ihosy

Ihosy in Ihorombe Region with it's 16,990 habitants is located in Madagascar about 258 mi (or 415 km) south of Antananarivo, the country's capital town.

Current time in Ihosy 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 close to Ihosy. The closest airport in Madagascar is Ihosy Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 4 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Fianarantsoa, Farafangana, Manakara, Amboasary and Ambatofinandrahana. 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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Videos from this area

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Kněžské svěcení 2 | Ordination 2 | Ihosy, Madagascar 2009

Published: March 12, 2010
Length: 21:55 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Dominik Maximilián Ramík

Druhá část videa z kněžského svěcení v Ihosy, Madagaskar. | Second part of videos from an ordination in Ihosy, Madagascar. | La seconde partie des videos d'une ordination a Ihosy, Madagascar.


bande annonce Dona miverina

Published: March 19, 2015
Length: 03:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ROBENA FREDO

Ihosy X-Pro.


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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.

Ihosy

Ihosy is a city (commune urbaine) with 16990 inhabitants (2004) in Ihorombe Region in central south Madagascar. Ihosy is the capital of Ihorombe Region. It is located on the Ihosy River and home to the Roman Catholic Diocese of Ihosy. Its A River.

Located at -22.4036, 46.1258 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cities in Madagascar, Populated places in Ihorombe, Regional capitals in Madagascar

Ihosy River

The Ihosy River is a river in Fianarantsoa Province in central Madagascar. It runs down from the hills of Bekisopa, through the town of Ihosy of which it gives its name to.

Located at -22.4, 46.1167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Fianarantsoa Province, Rivers of Madagascar

Ihorombe

Ihorombe is a region in Madagascar. It borders Haute Matsiatra region in north, Atsimo-Atsinanana in east, Anosy in south and Atsimo-Andrefana in west. The capital is Ihosy and the population was estimated to be 189,200 in 2004. The area of Ihorombe is 26,391 km and it has one of the lowest population densities of the Malagasy regions. The region is divided into three districts: Iakora Ihosy Ivohibe

Located at -22.4, 46.13 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Regions of Madagascar, Ihorombe

Ambatolahy, Ihosy

Ambatolahy is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Ihosy, which is a part of Ihorombe Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 10,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 90% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 10% receives their livelihood from raising livestock. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are sugarcane and cassava.

Located at -22.5333, 46 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Ihorombe

Ambia, Ihosy

Ambia is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Ihosy, which is a part of Ihorombe Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 5,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 90% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 9% receives their livelihood from raising livestock. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are vegetables and tomato.

Located at -22.3667, 46.1833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Ihorombe

Ankily

Ankily is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Ihosy, which is a part of Ihorombe Region. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 74% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 10% receives their livelihood from raising livestock. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are peanuts, beans, maize and cassava. Services provide employment for 1% of the population. Additionally fishing employs 15% of the population.

Located at -22.3833, 46.0833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Ihorombe

Irina, Madagascar

Irina is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Ihosy, which is a part of Ihorombe Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 5,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 66.6% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 33.3% receives their livelihood from raising livestock. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are cassava, tobacco and tomato.

Located at -22.4333, 46.1 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Ihorombe

Sahambano

Sahambano is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Ihosy, which is a part of Ihorombe Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 6,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 85% of the population are farmers, while an additional 14.5% receives their livelihood from raising livestock. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are peanuts, beans, maize and cassava.

Located at -22.4833, 46.2833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Ihorombe

Ihosy District

Ihosy is a district in south-eastern Madagascar. It's a part of Ihorombe Region and borders the districts of Ikalamavony in north, Ambalavao in northeast, Ivohibe in east, Iakora in southeast, Betroka in south, Benenitra in southwest, Sakaraha and Ankazoabo Sud in west and Beroraha in northwest. The area is 17,358 km and the population was estimated to be 106,591 in 2001. The district is further divided into 17 communes.

Located at -22.4, 46.1167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ihorombe, Districts of Madagascar


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Ihosy, IHO