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Antananarivo

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Surrounded by verdant rice paddies, Madagascar's capital and the country's commercial and cultural hub, Antananarivo boasts a rich history and heritage, evident in its numerous historic buildings, colonial-era neighborhoods, and archaeological museums. With a pleasant, dry climate, and quaint, leafy streets, the city can provide a pleasant base point for exploring Madagascar. Things to do in Antananarivo can include visits to its colorful open-air marketplaces and a plethora of churches and squares, as well as an exploration of a diverse dining scene. Antananarivo is in Antananarivo Province. In the build up to your vacation in Antananarivo, plan trip itinerary minutiae using the visitor reviews, staff write-ups, and custom search fields on our Madagascar online tour planner .
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Clustered in the central area, Antananarivo accommodations range from budget-friendly hostels to upscale hotels for those with deeper pockets. A number of simple hotels and guesthouses provide affordable lodgings, often with breakfast and free Wi-Fi included. If you're looking for a mid-market place to stay, several modern hotels offer accommodations in the heart of town.
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