in Melaky Region, Madagascar
- Tsingy de Bemaraha Strict Nature Reserve (Unesco heritage, 42 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -17.083 and 45.333 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -17° 4' 59" and E 45° 19' 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:
- 5:54 am and 6:31 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- 28.883 and -118.293 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Campamento Sur
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
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 Mahabe
Mahabe in Melaky Region with it's 10,000 habitants is a town located in Madagascar about 192 mi (or 309 km) north-west of Antananarivo, the country's capital town.
Time in Mahabe 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 closer to Mahabe. The closest airport in Madagascar is Morafenobe Airport in a distance of 60 mi (or 96 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Tsingy de Bemaraha Strict Nature Reserve in a distance of 42 mi (or 68 km), South-West.
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Maevatanana, Maintirano, Mahajanga, Tsiroanomandidy 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.
Mahabe is a town and commune in western Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Besalampy, which is a part of Melaky Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 10,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 85% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 15% receives their livelihood from raising livestock.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Mahabe.
- Fenoarivo Atsinanana
- Kani Keli
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know: