Known as the world capital of vanilla, Antalaha is still a popular destination for its landscapes of a thousand splendors. Along a beautiful sandy beach near an exotic garden, the construction site of dhows Antalaha is a meeting point for travelers. Boats under construction are nestled there. The Arab influence is very present in the style. Made mainly of wood, these works of art benefit from ancestral know-how passed down from generation to generation for decades. The place also offers an endless panorama of the sea. Located a few kilometers away, the park of Andranoanala is also one of the places to be privileged. It covers a vast area of 1,300 hectares where swamps and virgin forests succeed to form an idyllic landscape
Other sites not to be missed
A visit to the vanilla preparation centers is required in Antalaha. This is a unique opportunity to discover the different stages of vanilla treatments. The city of Antalaha is nestled in the heart of an enviable natural setting, combining lush vegetation and pleasant climate all year round. You will not resist the charm of Vinany Hill. Away from the hustle and bustle of the city, this heavenly site stands out for its rich biodiversity. Many plant species such as orchids, rosewood, ebony take refuge there. Once at the top, an exceptional panorama of the city and its surroundings awaits you.