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Luanda Destination Guide

Touring Luanda in Angola.

Luanda in the region of Luanda with it's 2,776,168 citizens is located in Angola and is the capital of this country.

Map of the area of Luanda in Angola

Time in Luanda is now 03:52 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Luanda" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Viana, Uíge, N'dalatando, Benfica, Caxito or Uengemaca. Being here already, consider visiting Salinas da Samba, Ndala Mulemba, Muceques, Maianga, Luanda and Futungo. We collected some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

25°C / 77 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 71 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 67 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 74%
Air Pressure 1022.5 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Friday, 25th of August 2017
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 24°C (76 °F)
Night: 18°C (64 °F)
Saturday, 26th of August 2017
Light rain, light breeze, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 23°C (73 °F)
Night: 20°C (67 °F)
Sunday, 27th of August 2017
Light rain, light breeze, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 23°C (74 °F)
Night: 19°C (67 °F)

Videos

IL-76 landing in Luanda Angola

01:25 min ( February 10, 2010 by tinblourenco)
Views: 1,240 - Rating: 5/5

Luanda to sao paulo

01:36 min ( March 31, 2010 by Andrey Cassaro)
Views: 1,503 - Rating: 5/5


Angola's Story Hmax's photos around Luan...

02:37 min ( December 05, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 969 - Rating: 1/5

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Igreja Missoesurbanas's photos around Lu...

01:36 min ( November 23, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 955 - Rating: 0/5

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Interesting facts about this location

Luanda

Luanda, formerly named São Paulo da Assunção de Loanda, is the capital and largest city of Angola, in Southern Africa. Located on Angola's coast with the Atlantic Ocean, Luanda is both Angola's chief seaport and its administrative center. It has a metropolitan population of over 5 million. It is also the capital city of Luanda Province, and the world's third most populous Portuguese-speaking city, behind only São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, both in Brazil.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -8.84, 13.23 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Capitals in Africa, Luanda, Municipalities of Angola, Populated coastal places in Angola, Populated places established in 1575, Populated places in Luanda Province, Port cities and towns in Angola, Provincial capitals in Angola

National Assembly (Angola)

The National Assembly is the legislative branch of the government of Angola. The National Assembly is a unicameral body, with 220 members: 130 members elected by proportional representation and 90 members elected by provincial districts. Theoretically, the Assembly sits for a four-year term. However, after the first election was held in 1992, the following election, scheduled for 1997, was delayed on numerous occasions until it was eventually held in September 2008.

More reading: National Assembly (Angola) homepage
Located at -8.84, 13.23 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:National legislatures, Politics of Angola, Unicameral legislatures

Estádio da Cidadela

Estádio da Cidadela is a multi-purpose stadium in Luanda, Angola. It is currently used mostly for football matches, with it being home to several Angolan league clubs, including Petro Atletico, Sport Luanda e Benfica, and Clube Desportivo Primeiro de Agosto. The stadium holds 50,000 people. The stadium was the site of a deadly stampede on 1 January 2013 during a New Year vigil, which killed 10 people and injured over 120 more.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -8.84, 13.23 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Luanda, Football venues in Angola, Multi-purpose stadiums, National stadiums, Primeiro de Agosto

Quatro de Fevereiro Airport

Quatro de Fevereiro International Airport (Portuguese: Aeroporto Internacional 4 de Fevereiro), is the main international airport of Angola. It is located in the southern part of the capital Luanda, situated in the Luanda Province. Quatro de Fevereiro means 4th February, which is an important national holiday in Angola, marking the start of the armed struggle against the Portuguese colonial regime on 4 February 1961. In 2009, about 1.8 million passengers were counted.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -8.84, 13.23 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Angola, Buildings and structures in Luanda

Luanda International School

The Luanda International School in Luanda, Angola is a private, non-profit, coeducational day school, which offers an educational program from pre-school through to grade 10. The school was founded in October 1996 by five persons interested in the creation of an English medium international school in Angola. Oil related companies have supported the venture.

More reading: Luanda International School homepage
Located at -8.84, 13.23 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 1996, International Baccalaureate schools in Angola, International schools in Angola

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