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Visitors are always welcome at Akany Avoko. Please come and see the children, enjoy a delicious meal in our cafe and find out about our many programs and projects. Our center is a busy place, so we do ask that you please make a reservation is possible. Drop-ins are welcome too though.

We are located about 15 km north of Antananarivo on RN4. The center can be reached from the city by car in 30-45 min and by taxi-be (any bus for Ambohidratrimo, Alakamisy or Mahitsy) in 60-90 min. See map below for more details. A taxi from the city will cost about 30,000 Ar.

  • If possible, please call or email our Tourism Guide to arrange a tour
  • Tours available in English, French and Malagasy
  • Dance performances, other activities and even cooking classes may also be arranged if you call or email before the day of your visit
  • Walking tours of our village including the market and the remains of the royal residence can also be arranged with our Tourism Coordinator for a recommended donation of 15,000 Ar. for groups of 5 or less and an additional 2,000 Ar for extra persons
  • Our Tourism Coordinator can also arrange tours of other nearby children's centers and programs
  • Please let us know how we can help you and we will do our best

  • Open for lunch and supper everyday but a reservation is required
  • Cafe serves Malagasy and French food prepared by the young women in our professional cooking program
  • Meals include appetizer, main course, dessert, water and coffee or tea for 18,000 Ar. per person
  • Main course only for 10,000 Ar. per person
  • Snack and a hot beverage for 5,000, Ar. per person


  • We are only 10 minutes from the airport. We can arrange for pick-up and drop-off at the airport, for recommended donation of 30,000 Ar. for 5 or less passengers and 5,000 Ar. for each additional passenger (must be arranged at least 1 day prior to arrival or departure)
  • We can also arrange a private taxi to pick you up or drop you off for about 20,000 Ar.

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