TYPE: Individual or Group
THEME: Top Historical & Cultural
GUIDE: Private Historical Guide
TRANSPORTATION: Private vehicle
Ambohimanga Kings Palace, built on one of the 12 sacred hills surrounding Antananarivo, located about 17 km from Antananarivo. Also known as Blue Hill, the Hill of Ambohimanga is the birthplace of the Merina kingdom, which is as a sacred city by the veneration of the royal tombs, different places of worship such as royal pools sacrifice stones, was prohibited to foreigners and pigs. Atop the hill is the Rova or the Ambohimanga’s Palace which is a walled enclosure containing the box where lived the King Andrianampoinimerina from 1788-1810 whose aim is the ...