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All reviews queen's palace local guide interesting history open to the public panoramic view speak french entry fee an english speaking guide guided tour narrow streets nice place to visit walk up poor country historical place his knowledge tana restored
The typical tourist trap, where you pay 20 times as much as locals and have to hire a guide who only speaks a few French or English words (and often mixes them) and begs for a tip at the end of the (very quick) visit...More
Worth the trek up the hill. If you are up to it the stairway and path up through the houses on the east side of the hill is very interesting but it will make you sweat a bit. We were obliged to get a guide...More
Superb view on Tana. Historical place.
Can be crowdy during week-end or on public holidays.
The road to the place is as interesting as the place itself. Ex-royal family houses can still be seen, even though not well preserved
The burned out palace sits in the top spot overlooking all of Antananarivo. The palace and royal compound are much larger than I expected. It is a great pity that this complex was so badly damaged in the fire. Even so, it is still an...More
I've read a lot of complaints regarding this visit.
Now there are some fixed prices written on arrival.
So it shouldn't be a problem.
10000 ar/ per head and 20000 for an obligatory guide.
Our guide wasn't really fluent in English but with a mix...More