Madagascar is part of Africa with main city at
Antananarivo. It's usually 🌤️ 24.81 °C in Madagascar with a rainfall of 🌧 186.51 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 🌤️ ~24.81 °C 🌧 ~186.51 mm 👨👩👦👦 22M people
🛡️ Travel safety
fiber_manual_record Do not travel
COVID-19 is present in Madagascar. Madagascar has suspended all international flights. If you wish to leave, contact Air France in Antananarivo as soon as possible. It may organise further departure flights (See Travel for further details.) If you can't or don't wish to leave, follow the advice of local authorities Stay in touch with family and friends so they know you're safe and well. If you need urgent consular assistance call +61 2 6261 3305. We now advise you to: Do not travel to Madagascar.
issued date: March 24, 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.