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Welcome to the Google Maps of Guinea (GN) and the comprehensive location list for this country. World Route Planner, together with its detailed Guinea page, turns Google Maps Sightseeing into a meaningful experience! Our extensive destination gazetteer, coupled with Driving Directions to Guinea, allows you to explore Guinea through detailed satellite imagery and street views—fast, free, and easier than ever before.

Browse through the list of administrative regions in Guinea, navigate through these regions to find a place of interest, and book your hotel with the Best Price Guarantee! Your journey through Guinea via Google Satellite Map Sightseeing and Street View starts here.

Guinea Google Maps

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Facts about Guinea

Administrative divisions: 33 prefectures and 1 special zone (zone special)*; Beyla , Boffa , Boke , Conakry* , Coyah , Dabola , Dalaba , Dinguiraye , Dubreka , Faranah , Forecariah , Fria , Gaoual , Gueckedou , Kankan , Kerouane , Kindia , Kissidougou , Koubia , Koundara , Kouroussa , Labe , Lelouma , Lola , Macenta , Mali , Mamou , Mandiana , Nzerekore , Pita , Siguiri , Telimele , Tougue , Yomou
Area: total: 245 ,857 sq km land: 245 ,857 sq km water: 0 sq km
Background: Guinea has had only two presidents since gaining its independence from France in 1958. Lansana CONTE came to power in 1984 when the military seized the government after the death of the first president , Sekou TOURE. Guinea did not hold democratic elections until 1993 when Gen. CONTE (head of the military government) was elected president of the civilian government. He was reelected in 1998 and again in 2003 , though all the polls have been marred by irregularities. Guinea has maintained its internal stability despite spillover effects from conflict in Sierra Leone and Liberia. As those countries have rebuilt , Guinea's own vulnerability to political and economic crisis has increased. Declining economic conditions and popular dissatisfaction with corruption and bad governance prompted two massive strikes in 2006; a third nationwide strike in early 2007 sparked violent protests in many Guinean cities and prompted two weeks of martial law. To appease the unions and end the unrest , CONTE named a new prime minister in March 2007.
Flag description: three equal vertical bands of red (hoist side) , yellow , and green; uses the popular pan-African colors of Ethiopia
Capital: name: Conakry geographic coordinates: 9 33 N , 13 42 W time difference: UTC 0 (5 hours ahead of Washington , DC during Standard Time)
Climate: generally hot and humid; monsoonal-type rainy season (June to November) with southwesterly winds; dry season (December to May) with northeasterly harmattan winds
Currency code: Guinean franc (GNF)
Ethnic groups: Peuhl 40% , Malinke 30% , Soussou 20% , smaller ethnic groups 10%
Geographic coordinates: 11 00 N , 10 00 W
Geography note: the Niger and its important tributary the Milo have their sources in the Guinean highlands
Government type: republic
Imports partners: China 10% , France 7% , Netherlands 6.3% (2007)
Internet country code: .gn
Land boundaries: 320 km
Neighbouring countries: total: 3 ,399 km border countries: Cote d'Ivoire 610 km , Guinea-Bissau 386 km , Liberia 563 km , Mali 858 km , Senegal 330 km , Sierra Leone 652 km
Languages: French (official); note - each ethnic group has its own language
Location: Western Africa , bordering the North Atlantic Ocean , between Guinea-Bissau and Sierra Leone
Map references: Africa
National holiday: Independence Day , 2 October (1958)
Nationality: noun: Guinean(s) adjective: Guinean
Natural hazards: hot , dry , dusty harmattan haze may reduce visibility during dry season
Population: 9 ,806 ,509 (July 2008 est.)
Religions: Muslim 85% , Christian 8% , indigenous beliefs 7%
Terrain: generally flat coastal plain , hilly to mountainous interior
Unemployment rate: NA%

Capital of Republic of Guinea

Conakry (click to view Conakry map)

Places in Guinea

Browse the most comprehensive and up-to-date online directory of administrative regions and Street Views in Guinea. Our listings are organized alphabetically, starting from level 1 regions and progressing through to level 2 and eventually level 3 regions, ensuring you can easily navigate and find specific areas of interest.

Beyla Prefecture (459 Google Maps locations)
Boffa Prefecture (152 Google Maps locations)
Boké Prefecture (167 Google Maps locations)
Conakry Prefecture (45 Google Maps locations)
Dabola Prefecture (53 Google Maps locations)
Dalaba Prefecture (44 Google Maps locations)
Dinguiraye Prefecture (423 Google Maps locations)
Dubréka Prefecture (215 Google Maps locations)
Faranah Prefecture (315 Google Maps locations)
Forécariah Prefecture (212 Google Maps locations)
Fria Prefecture (12 Google Maps locations)
Gaoual Prefecture (126 Google Maps locations)
Guékédou Prefecture (380 Google Maps locations)
Kankan Prefecture (289 Google Maps locations)
Kérouané Prefecture (56 Google Maps locations)
Kindia Prefecture (171 Google Maps locations)
Kissidougou Prefecture (417 Google Maps locations)
Koundara Prefecture (261 Google Maps locations)
Kouroussa Prefecture (272 Google Maps locations)
Labé Prefecture (99 Google Maps locations)
Macenta Prefecture (337 Google Maps locations)
Mali Prefecture (291 Google Maps locations)
Mamou Prefecture (107 Google Maps locations)
Nzérékoré Prefecture (236 Google Maps locations)
Pita Prefecture (70 Google Maps locations)
Préfecture de Coyah (1 Google Maps locations)
Préfecture de Koubia (1 Google Maps locations)
Préfecture de Lélouma (1 Google Maps locations)
Préfecture de Lola (1 Google Maps locations)
Préfecture de Mandiana (1 Google Maps locations)
Siguiri Prefecture (740 Google Maps locations)
Télimélé Prefecture (75 Google Maps locations)
Tougué Prefecture (65 Google Maps locations)
Yomou Prefecture (103 Google Maps locations)

Random cities in Guinea

Conakry, the capital city of Guinea.

Link to Guinea Google Maps page

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