Nosy Lonjo d'Antsiranana

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Nosy Lonjo d'Antsiranana is part of the Tentative list of Madagascar in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List.

Nosy Lonjo d'Antsiranana is a conical island of volcanic origin. It is covered with baobab and mangrove vegetation and is populated by a diverse fauna. It is a sacred burial place of the Sakalava kings and a place of ancestor worship through traditional ceremonies.

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Full Name
Nosy Lonjo d'Antsiranana
Country
Madagascar
Added
2018
Type
Mixed
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2018 Added to Tentative List

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