Sacred hills of the Imerina

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To symbolise the unification of the Imerina, King Andrianampoinimerina (1787-1810) sanctified the twelve hills surrounding Antananarivo. The most interesting, that of Ambohimanga, comprises a city, a funerary site and a group of sacred areas listed as World Heritage Sites by UNESCO.

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Tsarasaotra Park / Bird Island
Tsarasaotra Park / Bird Island
Formerly the property of Queen
240 minutes
Avenue de l'Indépendance
Avenue de l'Indépendance
Heading away from Soarano's railway
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Andafiararatra Palace
Andafiararatra Palace
The impressive Andafiararatra Palace was
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Rova Palace, Antananarivo
Rova Palace, Antananarivo
Built on top of the highest hill in
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Andravoahangy market, the largest in
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Tsarasaotra Park / Bird Island
Tsarasaotra Park / Bird Island
Formerly the property of Queen
240 minutes
Highlands
Highlands
The central Highlands, at an altitude of
300 minutes
Lake Anosy
Lake Anosy
Fringed with jacaranda trees, the purple
30 minutes
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