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Toliara Travel guide
Toliara : Michelin's recommendations
Toliara is a regional port and the final destination of the famous N7 road. The main administrative centre of the province, the town has a relaxed atmosphere and discreet charm and is an ideal place in which to arrange a stay on the coast at Anakao or Ifaty. The town’s three museums are worth a visit and the Antsokay Arboretum is particularly interesting.
Tourist attractions Toliara : Things to see and do
MDG - Toliara
The Petignat family has dedicated itself to the conservation of the island’s endangered plants since 1980. Today, the Antsokay arboretum offers an overview of the regional vegetation with 900 species, 90% of which are endemic. The centre offers guide..
MDG - Tuléar
Antandroy farmer-shepherds live in this poor region characterised by its dry soil. Between cactus, euphoria and Barbary figs, they raise zebu, build sumptuous tombs and sing the praises of the ancestors of the Androy, the “land of the thorns”.