When to go
Ambositra has a warm ocean climate with dry winter. The average temperature in Ambositra is 18.5 ° C, and the precipitation is average. The best months to go to the city are February to April and November to December.
How to get there
The city is located 90 km from the city of Antsirabe and 167 km from the capital. To reach Ambositra the best is to drive there and enjoy the scenery on the southern route, the National Highway No. 7.
Where to stay
The hotel L'Artisan is one of the best hotels in the city, with bungalows made entirely of wood by the talented artisans of Ambositra. Note that its bungalows are replicas of the old Zafimaniry houses. They are thus made of carved wood to the floor.
Where to eat
At the hotel L'Artisan. The restaurant offers traditional Malagasy cuisine. It is also possible to eat outdoors at lunch with the accompaniment of a traditional Malagasy musical group. It is strongly recommended to book in advance as the restaurant is one of the most popular restaurants in the city.
What to see
Ambositra is known for being a cradle of traditional Malagasy craftsmanship, now inscribed in the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage. Visit the colourful Anjoma-Akona market held every Friday. There, you can buy many souvenirs: baskets, mats, pottery and carved objects.