Tourist Information in Antananarivo

Ortana

This is the place to go to if you would like a guide to visit historical sites around Tana such as the Rova and Musée Andafivaratra, Ambohimanga, Ilafy etc. Most guides are knowledgeable and many speak English and/o…
Tourist Information in Diego Suarez (Antsiranana)

Tourist Office

Sells a booklet of self-guided itineraries taking in Diego’s historical and architectural highlights. There is a second branch that’s located at the corner of Rue Colbert and Rue Flacourt, though it's not open on Sa…
Tourist Information in Parc National des Tsingy de Bemaraha

MNP Office

The MNP office, at the entrance to Bekopaka, arranges guides, payment of park fees and climbing harnesses if required. Most guides speak French, English and Italian.
Hospital in Antananarivo

Centre Hospitalier de Soavinandriana

Has X-ray equipment and stocks most basic drugs and medicines. The hospital employs several French doctors. Requires payment in advance of treatment.
Medical in Hell-Ville (Andoany)

Centro Sanitario Santa Maria della Grazia

Run by an Italian NGO, this modern hospital now features a recompression chamber.It's about halfway between Hell-Ville and Ambatoloaka.
Hospital in Antananarivo

Espace Médical

A private clinic with 24-hour A&E, with laboratory and X-ray equipment; it organises medical repatriations.
Embassy in Antananarivo

French Embassy

There are also representatives in Diego Suarez (Antsiranana), Majunga (Mahajanga) and Tamatave (Toamasina).
Tourist Information in Majunga (Mahajanga)

Tourist Office

Can recommend excursions, arrange guides and help with all manner of bookings. Also sells city maps.
Tourist Information in Fort Dauphin (Taolagnaro)

MNP Office

Has information about Parc National d’Andohahela and other areas, but is hard to find; take a taxi.
Bank in Antananarivo

UCB

Changes travellers cheques and gives fairly rapid cash advances on both Visa and MasterCard.