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General Information

The official language of Guinea is French.

The national currency of Guinea is Guinean franc (GNF).

1 GNF equals  .
equals  GNF.

Location

Guinea

The distance from to Guinea is miles or km. The estimated travel time is .

Climate and Travel Season

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Safety

According to the U.S. Department of State, it should be safe to travel to Guinea. Exercise increased caution in Guinea due to civil unrest. Click here for the full travel advisory and further information by the U.S. government.

Dial 117 to call the police in Guinea.

LGBT

Guinea has a score of -1 in the SPARTACUS Gay Travel Index. Guinea ranks #83 worldwide.

Same-sex sexual relations are criminalized in Guinea. Penalties include fines and jail time of up to three years in prison.

Travel Vaccinations

All travelers to Guinea should be up-to-date on the following vaccines:

  • Measles
  • Routine vaccines

Moreover, the following travel vaccines/medicines are recommended because there is a risk of these diseases in Guinea:

  • Hepatitis A
  • Malaria
  • Typhoid
  • Yellow Fever

The following vaccines/medicines might be needed depending on where and how long you are staying. Please consult your doctor.

  • Hepatitis B
  • Meningitis (Meningococcal disease)
  • Rabies
Visa Information

A visa might be required to travel to this country.

Make sure your passport is valid for your intended period of stay. Some countries even require your passport to be valid for six months beyond the intended date of departure.

Power Plugs

You likely need a power plug adapter in Guinea to use your electronic devices from .

The voltage in Guinea differs from the voltage in . You may need a voltage converter to be able to use your devices.

In Guinea, the standard voltage is 220 V and the frequency is 50 Hz. The following power plugs are used:

  • Type C
  • Type F
  • Type K
Weather

The temperature difference between Guinea and is °F / °C. Make sure you pack the right clothes.

Looks like it's pretty rainy in Guinea. Don't forget waterproof clothing!

Rain throughout the week.

Date Temperature Humidity Precipitation
Sat November 09 68–81°F  /  20–27°C 67% 81%
Sun November 10 69–84°F  /  20–29°C 66% 82%
Mon November 11 68–82°F  /  20–28°C 73% 96%
Tue November 12 68–84°F  /  20–29°C 71% 88%
Wed November 13 68–84°F  /  20–29°C 71% 83%
Thu November 14 69–84°F  /  21–29°C 74% 95%
Fri November 15 68–82°F  /  20–28°C 75% 80%
Sat November 16 68–81°F  /  20–27°C 75% 89%

Sunrise and Sunset

The sun rises at 06:07 am and sets at 06:27 pm. This equates to 12.3 hours of daylight.

When the sun rises in Guinea, it is in . When the sun sets in Guinea, it is in .

Taxi

Sorry, we do not have any information on taxi prices in Guinea.

Car Rental

International driving permits are recognized in Guinea.

Right-hand traffic, keep to the right side of the road. Keep this in mind when renting a car!

Landmarks and Activities

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Food/Drink

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Tipping Etiquette

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Travel Scams

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