Facts and Data
Unesco World heritage since: 2001
Size of heritage: 59 ha
- Buffer zone: 425 ha
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 and sacred character both in ritual practice and the popular imagination for the past 500 years. It remains a place of worship to which pilgrims come from Madagascar and elsewhere.
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Small airport - 34 mi (55 km) Ambatondrazaka Airport
Small airport - 69 mi (112 km) Mampikony Airport
Small airport - 81 mi (131 km) Ivato Airport
Medium airport - 108 mi (174 km) Port Bergé Airport
Small airport - 115 mi (185 km) Mandritsara Airport
Small airport - 129 mi (207 km) Amborovy Airport
Medium airport - 135 mi (218 km) Toamasina Airport
Medium airport - 135 mi (217 km)
Bigger and popular cities in the wider vicinity are these:
- Fenoarivo Atsinanana
- Kani Keli
These are some smaller cities that might be interesting. They are all rather close.