Surface:The total land area of Madagascar is around 587,041 sq km.
Population: The population of Madagascar is around 18.4 million.
System of government: Republic government.
Capital: Antananarivo, with a population of around 1.5 million inhabitants, is the capital of Madagascar.
Religion: 51%25 animist beliefs, 43%25 Christian and 6%25 Islam.
Official Language: The official languages are Malagasy and French, with other local dialects also spoken.
Government: Republic government.
Climate: adagascar has a subtropical climate.
Units of measure and electricity: Madagascar follows the metric system of measurement and the official electricity unit is 220V, 50 Hz.
Time Zone: The standard time is GMT + 3.
Currency: Malagasy Ariary (1 € = 2498 MGA).
Travel documents required: Visas are necessary for travel to Madagascar.
Any one ideal destination: Romantic, aphrodisiac, untamed, beautiful. Set yourself at the Nosy Be Hotel, enjoy the excellent food so kneadly prepared, take a walk on the beech under the moon light, set the kids free, and above all enjoy the company of the most humble people and their homely hospitality. You have to come down to earth, to appreciate what nature has reserved for you, at this little corner of the globe. Is immeasurably a piece of heaven. Trust me. Go experience it, and come back to tell me how right I am.
Antananarivo is very attractive town. If you move to 170 km away from thus town,y ou meet Antsirabe where you can find a beautifull lake, drink a thermal source water. When you move again in the south part called Isalo; you can visit a touristic site that you never seen any where on the worlf with the original animals like lemurians...