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+ Things to do in Ambanja
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+ – Visit the Vanilla Plantations
Ambanja is known as the vanilla capital of Madagascar. Take a tour of the vanilla plantations in the surrounding area to learn about the cultivation process and sample some of the finest vanilla products.

+ – Explore the Lokobe Nature Reserve
Located near Ambanja, the Lokobe Nature Reserve is a protected area known for its rich biodiversity. Take a guided hike through the rainforest to spot lemurs, chameleons, rare birds, and other endemic species.

+ – Boat Trip on the Sambirano River
Embark on a scenic boat trip along the Sambirano River, which flows through Ambanja. Enjoy the tranquil beauty of the riverbanks, surrounded by lush vegetation and towering trees.

+ – Visit the Nosy Be Archipelago
Take a day trip to the nearby Nosy Be Archipelago, a group of idyllic islands known for their stunning beaches, clear waters, and excellent snorkeling and diving opportunities.

+ – Explore the Maromandia Cave
Discover the Maromandia Cave, located near Ambanja. This limestone cave features impressive stalactites and stalagmites, as well as underground streams and chambers waiting to be explored.

+ – Relax at Ankify Beach
Spend a day relaxing on the beautiful beaches of Ankify, located just a short drive from Ambanja. Swim in the turquoise waters, sunbathe on the sandy shores, and enjoy fresh seafood at beachside restaurants.

+ – Visit the Sacred Waterfalls of Antomboka
Take a trek to the sacred waterfalls of Antomboka, located in the lush rainforest near Ambanja. These cascading waterfalls are surrounded by dense vegetation and are considered a sacred site by the local population.

+ – Explore Local Markets
Wander through the bustling markets of Ambanja to experience the vibrant atmosphere and purchase locally grown produce, handicrafts, and spices.

+ – Birdwatching
Ambanja and its surrounding areas are home to a variety of bird species, including colorful kingfishers, parrots, and herons. Bring your binoculars and go birdwatching in the nearby forests and wetlands.

+ – Cultural Experiences
Immerse yourself in the local culture by attending traditional music and dance performances, visiting village communities, and learning about the customs and traditions of the Malagasy people.

These are just a few of the many things to do in and around Ambanja. Whether you’re interested in nature, culture, or simply relaxing by the beach, Ambanja offers something for every traveler to enjoy.

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