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Conakry Destination Guide

Explore Conakry in Guinea.

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Conakry in the region of Conakry with it's 1,767,200 inhabitants is a town in Guinea and is the capital of this country.

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Current time in Conakry is now 12:04 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Conakry" with an UTC offset of 0 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Ziguinchor, Monrovia, Bissau, Freetown, Bo or Madina. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Yimbaya, Taouya, Simbaya, Ratoma, Matam and Camayenne. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Best Photos near Conakry Guinea - Incl ...

00:57 min ( December 07, 2010 by tripadvisorTRIPWOWf)
Views: 1,639 - Rating: 5/5 The best pictures of Conakry taken by travel bloggers at the web's premier travel blogging platform. Slideshow created at by TripAdvisor. Top Pics of ...

Flexible Rubber Band Boy Part 2 of 3 - C...

02:30 min ( December 13, 2009 by henrooo)
Views: 6,385 - Rating: 5/5

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Flying into Conakry Guinea

00:27 min ( September 09, 2007 by Jeff Attaway)
Views: 11,773 - Rating: 4.83333/5

Just a short video of flying into Conakry, Guinea.

Casting La Nuit des Mannequins a Conakry...

18:39 min ( June 21, 2012 by UniquePesonalitiesTV)
Views: 9,849 - Rating: 4.5/5

!!!(Achtung falls sich die Musik ändert ;-) !!! An alle die das Video zum Casting in Conakry nur mit der schrecklichen Hintergrundmusik anhören mussten, hier nochmal die originale Version, schaut es...

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Interesting facts about this location

University of Conakry

The Gamal Abdel Nasser University of Conakry, also known as the University of Conakry is the largest university in Guinea. Until 1984 known as the Polytechnical Institute of Conakry it was the first higher education institution in Guinea. It was built with technical assistance from the Soviet Union in 1963. The school is located in Conakry.

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Located at 9.54, -13.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Conakry, Education in Guinea, Educational institutions established in 1963, Universities in Guinea

Stade du 28 Septembre

Stade 28 Septembre is a multi-purpose stadium in Conakry, Guinea. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium has a capacity of 35,000 people. In an attempt to host the 2016 African Cup of Nations (ANC), or Coupe d'Afrique des Nations (CAN) in French, proposals have been made to upgrade or reconstruct the 28 September Stadium to an all seater capacity of 75,000–80,000 people.

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Located at 9.54, -13.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Conakry, Football venues in Guinea, Multi-purpose stadiums, National stadiums, Sport in Conakry


Conakry is the capital and largest city of Guinea. Conakry is a port city on the Atlantic Ocean and serves as the economic, financial and cultural centre of Guinea with a 2009 population of 1,548,500. Originally situated on Tombo Island, one of the Îles de Los, it has since spread up the neighboring Kaloum Peninsula. The population of Conakry is difficult to ascertain, although the U.S. Bureau of African Affairs has estimated it at 2 million.

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Located at 9.54, -13.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Capitals in Africa, Conakry, Populated coastal places in Guinea, Populated places in Guinea, Ports and harbours of Guinea, Prefectures of Guinea, Regional capitals in Guinea, Zones

Lycée français Albert Camus

The Lycée Français Albert Camus (or LAC) is a small French secondary school situated in Conakry, Guinea. It caters for 750 students between the ages of 3 and 18, and teaches predominantly in French. Its curriculum and management are overseen by the French National Ministry of Education through the Agency for the Teaching of French Abroad (AEFE). The Lycée has pupils of 37 nationalities. The school closed for a while due to the political instability of September 2009.

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Located at 9.54, -13.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:AEFE contracted school, Schools in Guinea

Conakry International Airport

Conakry International Airport, also known as Gbessia International Airport, is an airport located in Conakry, the capital of the Republic of Guinea in West Africa. It is divided into domestic and international terminals. The airport services a number of West African airlines such as Air Ivoire, Benin Golf Air and Slok Airlines, and a number of North African and European airlines: Brussels Airlines, Air France and Royal Air Maroc.

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Located at 9.54, -13.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Guinea, Buildings and structures in Conakry