in Eastern Africa

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Currency and Currency Code:
Ariary - MGA
Spoken languages:
French, Malagasy
Local electricity:
220 V - 50 Hz (plugs: C, E)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
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Map of Malagasy Unesco Heritage Sites

Click any of the markers above to learn more about the corresponding heritage site and learn more about Madagascar in Africa. The list below is ordered by name. The oldest site is Tsingy de Bemaraha Strict Nature Reserve. On the list since 1990. The youngest site is Rainforests of the Atsinanana. On the list since 2007.

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Rainforests of the Atsinanana
The Rainforests of the Atsinanana comprise six national parks distributed along the eastern part of the island. These relict forests are critically important for maintaining ongoing ecological process...
Royal Hill of Ambohimanga
The Royal Hill of Ambohimanga consists of a royal city and burial site, and an ensemble of sacred places. It is associated with strong feelings of national identity, and has maintained its spiritual a...
Tsingy de Bemaraha Strict Nature Reserve
Tsingy de Bemaraha Strict Nature Reserve comprises karstic landscapes and limestone uplands cut into impressive 'tsingy' peaks and a 'forest' of limestone needles, the spectacular canyon of the Manamb...