Information about Guinea: Guinea, is a country on the western coast of Africa. Formerly known as French Guinea (French: Guinée française), the modern country is sometimes referred to as Guinea-Conakry in order to distinguish it from other countries with “Guinea” in the name and the eponymous region, such as Guinea-Bissau and Equatorial Guinea. Conakry is the capital and the largest city with a population of 1.94 million (2020). Read More...

Nature Reserves



Bride Veil Waterfalls– A marvel of nature, 146 km from Conakry and 13 km from Kindia on the Mamou road are two waterfalls that create a veil of exceptional beauty and whiteness. The name “Bride Veil” attests to its natural charm. There’s a stage for cultural dancing, 10 bungalows, a restaurant and bar.

Conakry Botanical Garden is a botanical garden in Conakry, Guinea. It is located in the Camayenne part of the city, with the Ambroise Paré Hospital to the south and Conakry Grand Mosque to the north. It is noted for its kapok trees.


Badiar National Park is a national park in Guinea, on the border with Senegal and contiguous with Senegal’s much larger Niokolo-Koba National Park. It was established on 30 May 1985, partly in response to Senegal’s concern about poaching in Niokolo-Koba National Park.

The Mount Nimba Nature Reserve– A veritable « water tower » with about fifty springs between the Côte d’Ivoire and Guinea, the Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve is dominated by a chain of mountains that culminate at 1,752 m altitude at Mount Nimba. The slopes, covered with dense forest at the lower levels, with grassy mountain pastures, overflow with particularly rich endemic flora and fauna.

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