Belo sur Tsiribihina
in Menabe Region, Madagascar

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-19.698 and 44.546 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -19° 41' 52" and E 44° 32' 45"
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:
5:54 am and 6:36 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

Explore Belo sur Tsiribihina

Belo sur Tsiribihina in Menabe Region with it's 23,900 inhabitants is a city in Madagascar about 202 mi (or 326 km) west of Antananarivo, the country's capital.

Local time in Belo sur Tsiribihina 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 in the vicinity of Belo sur Tsiribihina. The closest airport in Madagascar is Belo sur Tsiribihina Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 1 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Morondava, Maintirano, Manja, Tsiroanomandidy 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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Madagascar Belo sur Tsiribihina Pigs to the slaughter on marketday

Published: April 27, 2011
Length: 37:26 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: PetrusPuck

Marketday in Belo sur Tsiribihina. Already around 6 o'clock in the morning women carry their goods to the weekly market. They were passing in front of my colonial hotel through the main street....


Crossing the river Tsiribihina (Madagascar) on a pontoon

Published: September 05, 2012
Length: 48:52 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: Fred Triep

This video shows the crossing of our pickup over the river Tsiribihina to Belo sur Tsiribihina (Madagascar) with a pontoon, transported by two boats. For more info about Madagascar, see also...


Transport of THB beer bottles by boat

Published: September 07, 2012
Length: 31:44 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Fred Triep

This video shows how empty THB beer bottles are brought to a boat in the Tsiribihina river from the village Belo sur Tsiribihina for transport back to the factory in Antsirabe. For more info...


Madagascar Tsiribihina dangerous rivercrossing on a dieselbarge

Published: April 27, 2011
Length: 28:39 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: PetrusPuck

Tractor almost falling into the river. We crossed the river Tsiribihina with this ramshackle ferryboat. If something would have gone wrong there would immediately appear twenty odd extremely...


Madagascar Ferry almost sinks in Tsiribihina river

Published: April 27, 2011
Length: 07:37 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: PetrusPuck

How they got stuck, maybe a strong current, or being underneath the other one and then unloading so it came up. Anyway it took them a couple of hours to get unstuck. They somehow never foresee...


God of this city - Jakin Boaz

Published: October 29, 2012
Length: 41:44 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Raanthony Andrianaivomalala

Créée par Jakin Boaz Randriamanana...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Belo sur Tsiribihina Airport

Belo sur Tsiribihina Airport is an airport serving Belo sur Tsiribihina, in the Toliara Province of Madagascar. It is located on the west coast of the island, west of the capital Antananarivo.

Located at -19.6867, 44.5419 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Madagascar, Menabe

Belon'i Tsiribihina

Belon'i Tsiribihina (also known as Belo sur Tsiribihina or Belo - Tsiribihina) is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Belo sur Tsiribihina, which is a part of Menabe Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 72,000 in 2001 commune census. Belon'i Tsiribihina is served by a local airport. In addition to primary schooling the town offers secondary education at both junior and senior levels.

Located at -19.7, 44.55 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Menabe

Ankirondro

Ankirondro is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Belo sur Tsiribihina, which is a part of Menabe Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 10,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 60% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 20% receives their livelihood from raising livestock. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are beans and lentils.

Located at -19.6333, 44.6 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Menabe

Tsimafana

Tsimafana is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Belo sur Tsiribihina, which is a part of Menabe Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 9,000 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 30% receives their livelihood from raising livestock.

Located at -19.7167, 44.5833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Menabe


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Belo, Belo Tsiribihina, Belon'i Tsiribihina, Belo - Tsiribihina, Belo sur Tsiribihina, BMD