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Antsirafaly Destination Guide

Discover Antsirafaly in Madagascar

Antsirafaly in the region of Madagascar (general) is a town located in Madagascar - some 407 mi or ( 656 km ) South-West of Antananarivo , the country's capital .

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Local time in Antsirafaly is now 05:32 PM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Indian/Antananarivo " with a UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Toliara, Tanandava, Sarodrano, Manoroka, and Manja. When in this area, you might want to check out Toliara . Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Antsirafaly ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Soalara

Soalara is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Toliara II, which is a part of Atsimo-Andrefana Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 10,000 in 2001 commune census. Soalara is served by a local airport and riverine harbour. Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The majority 60% of the population works in fishing. 15% are farmers, while an additional 20% receives their livelihood from raising livestock.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -23.58 43.72 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: Populated places in Atsimo-Andrefana

Onilahy River

Onilahy is a river in Toliara Province, southern Madagascar. It flows down from the hills near Betroka to the Mozambique Channel. It empties at St. Augustin, and into the Bay of Saint-Augustin. Two species of cichlids are endemic to the river basin, but Ptychochromis onilahy is probably already extinct and the remaining range of Ptychochromoides betsileanus covers less than 10 square kilometres .

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Located at -23.57 43.75 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
Tags: Mozambique Channel, Rivers of Madagascar

Saint Augustin, Madagascar

Saint Augustin (also known as Ianantsony; Malagasy: Anantson̈o) is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Toliara II, which is a part of Atsimo-Andrefana Region. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 15,000 in 2001 commune census. The mouth of the Onilahy River is near the town. Primary and junior level secondary education are available in town. The majority 60% of the population works in fishing.

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Located at -23.55 43.77 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Populated places in Atsimo-Andrefana

Bay of Saint-Augustin

The Bay of Saint-Augustin is located in the region of Atsimo-Andrefanaat the south-western coast of Madagascar at the Mozambique Channel. This bay is the mouth of the Onilahy River at a distance of 35 kilometres south of Toliara.

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Located at -23.50 43.68 (Lat./Long.); Less than 13 km away
Tags: Atsimo-Andrefana, Bays of Madagascar

Ambolofoty

Ambolofoty is a town and commune in Madagascar. It belongs to the district of Toliara II, which is a part of Atsimo-Andrefana Region. The town is situated at the Onilahy River. The population of the commune was estimated to be approximately 8,000 in 2001 commune census. Only primary schooling is available. The majority 66% of the population of the commune are farmers, while an additional 30% receives their livelihood from raising livestock.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -23.53 43.87 (Lat./Long.); Less than 18 km away
Tags: Populated places in Atsimo-Andrefana