Madagascar is part of Africa with main city at
Antananarivo. It's usually 🌤️ 24.26 °C in Madagascar with a rainfall of 🌧 98.78 mm. Tipping is usually not expected in Madagascar. Internet speed in Madagascar is on average 3.3 Mbps. Its Least Developed country with a
population of 22M people. The main currency is Malagasy Ariary. The languages
spoken are French and Malagasy. Automatic teller machines are rare in Madagascar. Current travel safety advice is Do not travel. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
👍 Least Developed 🌤️ ~24.26 °C 🌧 ~98.78 mm 👨👩👦👦 22M people
🛡️ Travel safety
fiber_manual_record Do not travel
Due to a spike in COVID-19 cases, a full lockdown is in place in the Analamanga region, including Anatanarivo. There are restrictions on you entering and leaving this region. There is a curfew from 8pm to 4am, and only essential services are open. There is still a state of emergency for the whole of Madagascar, and flights are suspended. Continue to follow the advice of local authorities, as measures may change with little notice. We advise: Do not travel to Madagascar.
issued date: July 9, 2020
Madagascar uses 220V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type C and Type E.
The languages that are typically spoken are French and Malagasy
💱 Currencies Used
Madagascar uses the Malagasy ariary (symbol: Ar), code MGA.Banknotes come in denominations of 10000, 5000, 2000, 1000, 500, 200 and 100 ariaries. Ariary is subdivided into 5 iraimbilanjas. Coins come in denominations of 50, 20, 10, 5, 4, 2 and 1 ariaries and 1 iraimbilanja.
Automatic teller machines are rare in Madagascar. Your best bet is to look for them in large cities and community places.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.
Not expected, but can leave extra tip Tipping is usually not expected in Madagascar. However, if you are satisfied with the service provided you can show your appreciation by leaving a small ‘extra’ tip. Receipts might sometimes include a service charge. If there is a service charge there is no need to tip.