in Sofia Region, Madagascar
- Rainforests of the Atsinanana (Unesco heritage, 147 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -14.880 and 47.988 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -14° 52' 46" and E 47° 59' 15"
- 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:
- 5:45 am and 6:18 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
Antsohihy in Sofia Region with it's 21,290 inhabitants is a city in Madagascar about 280 mi (or 451 km) north of Antananarivo, the country's capital.
Local time in Antsohihy 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 Antsohihy. The closest airport in Madagascar is Ambalabe Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Rainforests of the Atsinanana in a distance of 147 mi (or 237 km), North-East.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Mahajanga, Ambilobe, Andilamena, Sambava and Maevatanana. 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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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.
This is a page about the Sofia Region in Madagascar. See also the Sofia Province (oblast) in Bulgaria. Sofia is a region in northern Madagascar. It is named for the Sofia River. Capital: Antsohihy Area: 50 800 km² Districts: Mandritsara District Befandriana-Nord District Bealanana District Antsohihy District Analalava District Port-Bergé District Mampikony District
Antsohihy is a city (commune urbaine) in northern Madagascar in Sofia Region. Antsohihy is the capital of Sofia Region and of Antsohihy District.
Ambodimandresy is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Antsohihy, which is a part of Sofia Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 10,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 98% of the population of the commune are farmers. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are bananas and tobacco. Services provide employment for 2% of the population.
Ampandriakalindy is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Antsohihy, which is a part of Sofia Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 8,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 75% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 22% receives their livelihood from raising livestock. The most important crop is rice, while other important products are bananas, sugarcane and maize.
Ankerika is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Antsohihy, which is a part of Sofia Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 4,000 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 31% receives their livelihood from raising livestock.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Antsohihy.
- Fenoarivo Atsinanana
- Kani Keli
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Antsohihi, Antsohihy, WAI