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Family trip to Antananarivo with children. Ideas on where to go with your child

The main attraction of the capital of Madagascar is the Tsimbazaza zoo - a great place for a family holiday. Among the inhabitants of this beautiful zoo, lemurs are typical representatives of the island’s fauna. The zoo is very original. Several artificial lakes were built on its territory, over which small wooden houses were built for lemurs. In addition, visitors to the park can stop by the terrarium, watch formidable crocodiles and admire rare birds. Another interesting feature of the zoo is the location of a museum on its territory. The museum presents valuable archaeological artifacts - the skeletons of prehistoric birds and giant lemurs.
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In the center of the city, there is another beautiful park that will be interesting to visit with children – Tsimbazaza Zoo. The main inhabitants of this miniature park are also lemurs. For a small fee, you can take a picture and even shoot a small video with them. Also in the park, you can watch chameleons and exotic birds. Very interesting excursions are conducted on its territory.
Fans of outdoor recreation will be interested to visit the park “Traces”. It is aimed at tourists with older children. In the territory of this park drowning in exotic vegetation, many trails are laid, on which you can ride on a motorcycle or SUV. On the territory of the park, there are secluded places for rest, where you can arrange a picnic, go for a work, as well as play active games with children. Copyright
Fans of active outdoor recreation in the capital of Madagascar are offered a lot of interesting and unusual entertainment. The most common are jeep rides, which children will certainly like. One more unusual entertainment is aimed at tourists with school-age children. In any tourist center, they are offered to make a trip to one of the hidden corners of the island and spend a night or a few nights in tents. Rest on the picturesque wild coast, admiring the twinkling sky and family dinner at the fire - this kind of rest is sure to please everyone who loves nature.
Antananarivo In the immediate vicinity of the capital, there is another interesting private park Croc Farm. Its inhabitants are very nice and incredibly friendly. Children will definitely love watching lemurs and chameleons with exotic coloring. The youngest visitors will like an aviary with turtles. Among the representatives of the park, there are quite unusual ones including wild cats and crocodiles inhabiting the tropical forests of Madagascar. A special artificial lake was created in the park for them.
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Guests of Antananarivo are sure to diversify walking through the picturesque natural places and parks, by visiting modern shopping centers. The La City Centre Commercial, which has many children's shops as well as cozy cafes with ice cream and other sweets, will be an excellent option for a family vacation. Another interesting feature of the shopping center is a beautifully decorated restaurant patio, whose choice of dishes is simply large. Here you can perfectly relax in the evening and arrange a luxurious family dinner.
Children will get a lot of impressions from shopping at “La Village, createur maquettes de bateaux”, especially boys. In this store, you can buy unusual souvenirs like hand-made models of ships. All of them are distinguished by the highest quality of finishing. Many come to the souvenir shop like a museum, to appreciate the variety of goods.
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♥   Zoo 'Tsimbazaza Zoo' Antananarivo, 1.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Zoo 'Croc Farm' Antananarivo, 16.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Zoo 'Lemurs Park' near Antananarivo, 18.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Zoo 'Madagascar Exotic' Marozevo, 44 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Things to visit with your kids in Madagascar

Madagascar is not the best choice for tourists with children. Indeed, this is an island of contrasts, a place where rich people neighbor with the poor. Prostitution is not rare on the island. There can be also diseases that children might not be immune to. It is also important to mention dangerous animals and insects. If you still decide that your child is old enough to join your adventure to the distant island, it is better to stick to safer regions, such as Nosy Be archipelago. It is the best choice for permanent accommodation during vacation. … Open
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Interesting places to visit with children around Antananarivo

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