Madagascar - Central Madagascar (PDF Chapter)

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This is the Central Madagascar chapter from Lonely Planet’s Madagascar guidebook.

The classic tourist route from Antananarivo travels south through central Madagascar, a high plateau stretching all the way to Fianarantsoa. The journey offers a potpourri of travellers’ delights: bustling market towns, a famous railway line, distinctive mud-brick architecture and verdant national parks.

  • hit the trails around Antsirabe, by foot or mountain bike
  • maps
  • see how many species of lemurs you can spot in Parc National de Ranomafana
  • transport
  • watch Madagascan wild silk being made in Soatanana
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: Ambatolampy, Antsirabe, Ambositra, Ialatsara Lemur Forest Camp, Parc National de Ranomafana, Ranomafana, Manakara, Sahambavy, Fianarantsoa, Ambalavao, Massif de l’Andringitra, Parc National d’Andringitra and Tsaranoro Valley.

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