Morondava and The Avenue of Baobabs, Madagascar

Morondova and The Avenue of Baobabs
Walk beneath the ancient baobabs, known as "renilia" in Malagasy, meaning "Mother of the Forest".

Morondava is situated in the heart of Sakalava territory and is known as the access point to the magical Avenue of Baobabs. It is also known for the royal sculpted tombs of the Menabe ancestors. Walk beneath these ancient trees, known as ‘renilia’ in Malagasy – meaning ‘mother of the forest’.

Not only is the avenue a visual feast, but the Baobabs themselves are jewels which hold the treasure of water for the dry season. Witnessing these gentle giants is a bucket list experience for your holiday in Madagascar.