Unique Souvenirs to Bring Home from Madagascar

Avenue of the Baobabs, Morondava, Madagascar
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Madagascar is one of the most beautiful African islands and we all dream of visiting it at least once in a lifetime. If you’re lucky enough to step your foot there, make sure to bring a piece of Madagascar home with you by buying one of these unique traditional souvenirs.

Hand-Crafted Gems

Jewelry is usually a great present to take back home, and you won’t struggle to find amazing pieces in Madagascar. You’ll stumble upon many local vendors selling beautifully crafted gems and stones that you can bring home for yourself or your jewelry-loving friends and family members.

Baobab Seeds

Baobab seeds are one of the most popular traditional souvenirs to bring home from Madagascar, and you can make the memory last even longer by using them to grow your own baobab tree.

Tin Objects

Recycled tin is used to make all sorts of different objects that are a huge hit in Madagascar. The choice is pretty much endless, ranging from handcrafted toys and jugs to all sorts of decorative everyday objects.

Zafimaniry Wood

Madagascar’s ethnic group of Zafimaniry is well-known for its exceptional wood craftsmanship. If you want to go home with an authentic reminder of your time on this island, make sure to buy one of their wood-crafted masterpieces.