Ampefy, the region of volcanoes
Its volcanic landscapes, its fertile soil and its endearing inhabitants distinguish Ampefy from other regions. But this city also has a considerable advantage, as it includes one of the most visited tourist sites on the island, the fall of the Lily. Measuring 26 meters high, this fall comes from Lake Itasy formed by an old crater. The place was formerly called Antafofo. His name changed when a settler arrived on the scene and lost his daughter named Lily in the fall. The latter fell into the water as she played on the edges. The fall of the Lily is a splendid landscape not to be missed in Madagascar.
Activities to do around Lily's fall
Ampefy attracts thousands of local and international tourists each year who come to discover the beauty of this incomparable natural fall. In addition to the fall, the Ampefy region also includes geysers, evidence of the activity of a volcano thousands of years ago. You can hike around to discover the volcanic landscape of the region so prolific in fruit trees. The large lake of Itasy is full of the best fish of the region to enjoy on the spot. One can even go on an adventure to discover the island of the virgin located in the heart of the lake which offers a 360 ° view of the surrounding landscape. Several activities are offered in Ampefy: mountain biking, canoeing or hiking. To discover with family or in love for a weekend or a stay, Ampefy is a must to enjoy during your trip to Madagascar. There are plenty of places to stay. Hotels like Kavitaha are for example very famous.