Things to see and do - Morondava
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Morondava Travel guide
Morondava : Michelin's recommendations
A small port with sandy streets and a population of 50 000, Morondava, the capital of the Menabe region, boasts a lively Sakalava market selling rice, groundnuts, tuna, squid and zebu. The unequal battle between foreign trawlers and Vezo dugout canoes can be observed from the tourist peninsula of Nosy Kely.
Tourist attractions Morondava : Things to see and do
Visitors to the Menabe region in the southwest of the island will come face to face with the royal culture of the Sakalava, the Tsiribihina River, windswept lagoons, baobab trees in the dry deciduous forest, mangroves and the incredible Tsingy.
For locals, the baobab tree, the roots of which reach towards the sky, is the king of the forest. Although the tree can be seen everywhere in the west of the island, its density in the Menabe is extraordinary. The Allée des Baobabs, an alleyway which..
The erotic statuary of these tombs is the perfect incarnation of this tribe's founding myth. According to Sakalava beliefs, each individual is a future ancestor and as a result a visit to the necropoli of the Menabe region is an edifying experience. ..