Saturday, September 18, 2021

Destinations in Guinea

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Cities in Guinea

  • Conakry — capital
  • Beyla
  • Dalaba — Because of its moderate weather and beautiful landscape, this tiny town has been nicknamed the “Switzerland of Guinea.”
  • Faranah
  • Forécariah
  • Kankan — the second city
  • Kindia
  • Labé
  • Mamou

Other destinations in Guinea

  • Fouta Djalon — Fouta Djalon is a beautiful woodland and farmed valley area suitable for trekking through Fulani communities or looking for waterfalls.
  • Loos Islands — The Loos Islands, near Conakry, are a favorite weekend getaway for expats. They are wooded islands with sandy beaches.
  • National Park of the Niokolo-Badiar (Parc National du Niokolo-Badiar) — During the dry season, the savanna near the Senegalese border is home to antelope, monkeys, lions, and leopards.
  • The Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve is a UNESCO World Heritage Site that is split between Guinea and Cote d’Ivoire.
  • National Park of the Upper Niger (Haut Niger National Park) — Hippos, elephants, buffaloes, chimps, and waterbuck live at the Niger River’s headwaters.