The National Park of Andringitra is a long chain of Mountain located in the south-central Madagascar at 47 km south of Ambalavao including the second highest summit of Madagascar, the Pic Boby. The central part of the mountain range was declared a Strict Nature Reserve in 1927 before granting a statute of National Park in 1990s. The 311 km²of the protected area is subdivided into three ecosystems: low altitude rainforest, mountain forest and high altitude vegetation. Over 100 different species of birds, 50 species of mammals, 55 species of frogs and more than 1,000 plants have been recorded in this park. The temperature decreases while raising the altitude. A 4x4 is indispensable.