Beni, sometimes El Beni, is a northeastern department of , in the lowlands region of the country. It is the second-largest department in the country, covering 213,564 square kilometers, and it was created by supreme decree on November 18, 1842 during the administration of General José Ballivián.
Photo: Elias Bizannes, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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, officially La Santísima , is a city in , capital of the department of Beni. Photo: Idobi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town in the Beni Department in northern , situated where the joins the . Photo: Cesqsc, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a city within the Beni Department. Photo: Filzstift, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small town in the Beni Department on the banks of the Río Beni in the Amazon Basin. Photo: Arthur Chapman, CC BY 2.0.


is a city in Beni in . Photo: Sam Beebe, CC BY 2.0.

is a town in Beni Department. Photo: Dvlinares, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small agricultural town in the Beni Department in the lowlands. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.


Latitude of center
-14° or 14° south
Longitude of center
-65° or 65° west
146 metres (479 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 2854906387
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: Beni
  • Arabic: إدارة بني
  • Arabic: إدارة بيني
  • Arabic: محافظة بني
  • Aymara: Wini jach'a suyu
  • Basque: Beni
  • Bengali: বেনি বিভাগ
  • Bulgarian: Бени
  • Catalan: Beni
  • Catalan: Departament de Beni
  • Cebuano: El Beni
  • Chinese: Beni Chiu
  • Chinese: 啤尼省
  • Chinese: 貝尼省
  • Chinese: 贝尼省
  • Croatian: Beni
  • Danish: Beni
  • Dutch: Beni
  • Dutch: El Beni
  • English: Beni Department
  • English: El Beni
  • Esperanto: Beniio
  • Estonian: Beni departemang
  • Estonian: El Beni departemang
  • Finnish: Beni
  • French: Beni
  • French: Departement de Beni
  • French: Département du Beni
  • Gallegan: Departamento del Beni
  • Georgian: ბენის დეპარტამენტი
  • German: Beni
  • German: Departamento Beni
  • Greek: Μπένι
  • Guarani: Tetãvore Beni
  • Gujarati: બેની વિભાગ
  • Hebrew: מחוז בני
  • Hindi: बेनी विभाग
  • Indonesian: Departemen Beni
  • Italian: Beni
  • Italian: El Beni
  • Italian: dipartimento di Beni
  • Japanese: ベニ
  • Japanese: ベニ県
  • Kannada: ಬೆನಿ ಇಲಾಖೆ
  • Korean: 베니주
  • Ladino: Beni
  • Latvian: Beni departaments
  • Lithuanian: Beni departamentas
  • Macedonian: Бени
  • Malay (generic): Beni
  • Marathi: बेनी विभाग
  • Min Nan Chinese: Beni Chiu
  • Northern Frisian: Beni (Department)
  • Northern Frisian: Beni
  • Norwegian: Beni
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Beni
  • Persian: استان بنی
  • Persian: بنی
  • Polish: Beni
  • Portuguese: Beni
  • Portuguese: Departamento de El Beni
  • Portuguese: El Beni
  • Quechua: Beni
  • Quechua: Beni suyu
  • Quechua: Wini suyu
  • Romanian: Beni
  • Romanian: Departamentul Beni
  • Russian: Бени
  • Russian: Эль-Бени
  • Scots: Beni Depairtment
  • Serbian: Бени
  • Sinhalese: බෙනි දෙපාර්තමේන්තුව
  • Spanish: Beni
  • Spanish: Beniana
  • Spanish: Beniano
  • Spanish: Departamento Autonomo del Beni
  • Spanish: Departamento Autónomo del Beni
  • Spanish: Departamento Beni
  • Spanish: Departamento de Beni
  • Spanish: Departamento del Beni
  • Spanish: El Beni
  • Swahili (generic): Mkoa wa Beni
  • Swedish: Beni
  • Tamil: பெனி துறை
  • Telugu: బేని డిపార్ట్మెంట్
  • Telugu: బేని విభాగం
  • Thai: แคว้นเบนิ
  • Turkish: Beni
  • Turkish: Beni Departmanı
  • Ukrainian: Бені
  • Urdu: محکمہ بینی
  • Urdu: ڈیپارٹمنٹ بینی
  • Vietnamese: Khu vực hành chính Beni
  • Waray (Philippines): Beni
  • Western Panjabi: صوبہ بنی
  • Wu Chinese: 贝尼省
  • Yiddish: בעני דעפארטמענט
  • Yue Chinese: 啤尼省
  • Dipartimento di Beni

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