Windsor Castle, Antsiranana (Diego Suarez)

#8 of 12 in Historic Sites in Madagascar
Castle · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Climb to Windsor Castle, a decayed watchtower from colonial times standing at 391 m (1,282 ft). The path towards the tower meanders through dry forests, mangroves, and savannas. From the top, admire the panorama spreading from Mozambique canal to scenic Cape Amber, and finally to the vast Indian ocean. Plan about four hours for the hike and wear sunscreen. Arrange your visit to Windsor Castle and discover more family-friendly attractions in Antsiranana (Diego Suarez) using our Antsiranana (Diego Suarez) trip itinerary planning app.
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  • Unbelievable views from an historic World War 2 fort, definitely worth the arduous journey. 2 hours by 4X4 to get to the base of the mountain from Diego Saurez, then a 2 hour steep hike to the fort...  more »
  • This is the most spectacular views around Diego Suarez. The hike is tough especially for non adventurers especially on october-november and december. Fortunatelly, upper you go, fresher you feel due.....  more »
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