Village unimportant at the beginning of the century, Antalaha owes its development to the implementation of the cultivation

of vanilla to 1905.The region supplies about two-thirds of the Malagasy production itself is half of the world production.The city is nice. It is the starting point (or end) of a now classic trekking up to Maroantsetra.After five days of walking through semi-cultivated areas than the real jungle.

Interesting contacts with the villagers step along the path (Ampatakamanitra – Marofimanitra – Ampokafo – Fizano – Navana)