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Kuito Destination Guide

Touring Kuito in Angola

Kuito in the region of Bié with its 113,624 citizens is located in Angola - some 351 mi or ( 565 km ) South-East of Luanda , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Kuito

Time in Kuito is now 05:46 PM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Luanda " with a UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Luanda, Menongue, Luena, Lubango, and Huambo. Being here already, consider visiting Luanda . Check out our recommendations for Kuito ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location


Kuito (also Cuito) is a city located in central Angola. It is the administrative capital of Bié Province. Under Portuguese rule until 1975, it was called Silva Porto. Kuito was under siege in 1993/94 and again in 1998/99 by the rebel forces from UNITA. Many buildings in Kuito are still heavily damaged as a result of these sieges.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -12.38 16.93 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Municipalities of Angola, Populated places in Bié Province, Provincial capitals in Angola

Kuito Airport

Kuito Airport (Portuguese: Aeroporto de Kuito) is an airport serving Kuito (known as Silva Porto before 1975), a city in the Bié Province in Angola.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -12.40 16.95 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Tags: Airports in Angola, Bié Province


Kunji is a town in the Bié province of southeastern Angola. It is the home town of UNITA President Isaías Samakuva. It is also home to a considerable amount of unexploded land mines.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -12.34 16.94 (Lat./Long.); Less than 5 km away
Tags: Populated places in Bié Province

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Kuito