in Vatovavy Fitovinany Region, Madagascar
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- -22.149 and 48.011 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- S -22° 8' 55" and E 48° 0' 37"
- 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: 05:15 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Indian/Antananarivo
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 4:55 am and 6:21 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: 3,0 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: 2023-12-05 08:27:35
Delve into Manakara
Manakara in Vatovavy Fitovinany Region with it's 35,499 habitants is located in Madagascar about 226 mi (or 363 km) south of Antananarivo, the country's capital town.
Current time in Manakara is now 05:15 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Indian / Antananarivo with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Manakara. The closest airport in Madagascar is Manakara Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Farafangana, Fianarantsoa, Ambositra, Ihosy and Ambatofinandrahana. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 83 °F
|Morning Temperature||23°C / 73 °F|
|Evening Temperature||26°C / 79 °F|
|Night Temperature||23°C / 73 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1013 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 9 km/h (5 mph) from West|
|Cloud Conditions||Few clouds, covering 14% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Wednesday, 6th of December 2023
29°C (84 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.
Thursday, 7th of December 2023
27°C (81 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Friday, 8th of December 2023
28°C (83 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Videos from this area
These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.
MADAGASCAR N°7.Manakara...Film de Raymond Grelet.
Manakara :Ballade en pirogue traditionnelle le long du canal à proximité de Manakara.
By train from Manakara to Fianarantsoa (Madagascar)
This video shows a journey by train from Manakara (on the east coast) to Fianarantsoa (on the plateau) in Madagascar For more info about Madagascar, see also my book (in Dutch) about my travel...
Madagaskar: Von Manakara nach Fianarantsoa
Diashow über unsere Bahnfahrt von Manakara (Ostküste) nach Fianarantsoa im Juni 2001. Die Musik ist von Feon'Ala, das Stück heißt Betina. hier gibt's einen kleinen Artikel von mir über...
Entre ciel et terre, Madagascar la grande île
Photos de la grande île entre Tananarive et Manakara par les hauts plateaux.
MADAGASCAR le TGV Malgache...Film de Raymond Grelet...
Départ de MANAKARA en train ( TGV Malgache) en direction de FIANARANTSOA.Ce parcours en train se déroule au coeur de la forêt primaire, du pays de la tribu TANALA.
Hyden American Staffordshire Terrier (Amstaff) gasytialika
Video de la communaute en ligne des cynophiles malgache, gasytialika. Hyden tirant un chariot avec un jeune homme dessus - video prise a Manakara.
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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.
Manakara is a city in Madagascar. It is the capital of Vatovavy-Fitovinany Region. The city is located at the east coast near the mouth of the Manakara River and has a small port. The bridge over the Manakara River that connected the northern and southern parts of the city partly collapsed in September 2012. It is the endpoint of the Fianarantsoa-Côte Est railway (FCE), which connects the city of Fianarantsoa with the sea.
Manakara Airport is an airport in Manakara, Vatovavy-Fitovinany Region, Madagascar. Located on the east coast on the island. It is one of only a few airports in the world that crosses a live railway line, the other two airports being Peshawar Airport in Pakistan and Gisborne Airport in New Zealand.
Vatovavy-Fitovinany is the South-East region of Madagascar. Capital: Manakara Chief: Georget Mandehatsara (since March 2012) Dialectical: Antemoro Transportation mean: Train (from Fianarantsoa) Car Taxi-Brousse Plane Manakara port is only used for product shipment and transit The region extends along the southern part of the east coast of Madagascar. It is bordered by Atsinanana (North), Amoron'i Mania and Haute Matsiatra (West) and Atsimo-Atsinanana (South).
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Manakara.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Manankara, Manakara, Մանակարա, WVK, マナカラ, 마나카라, Манакара, 馬納卡拉