OverviewMapSatellite

Guinea-Bissau

Guinea-Bissau, is a former Portuguese colony bordered by to the north and to the south and east. Guinea-Bissau is divided into 8 administrative regions and 1 autonomous sector, and are subdivided into 37 sectors.
MapSatelliteDirections

Guinea-Bissau Map

Popular Destinations

is the largest city in and capital of .

Destinations

is a small city in northwestern .

is a city in . Easily reached from Bissau - a two hour drive on a good road.

is a city in . Pirogues are leaving regularly from Bissaus Pidjiguiti harbour, the ride takes about three hours.

is a city in . It is a three hour drive from Bissau, or a one hour drive from Bafatá with a good road all the way.

is a village in . There is public transport from São Domingos, but if you're a group of 4-6 persons, it will be more comfortable to rent a seven-seat Peugeot with a driver for some days.

Guinea-Bissau

  • Location: ,
  • Population: 1,570,000
  • Latitude of center: 12° or 12° north
  • Longitude of center: -15° or 15° west
  • Elevation: 29 meters (95 feet)
  • Capital:
  • Area: 36,120 km² (13,946 miles²)
  • Languages: Portuguese and Upper Guinea Crioulo
  • Currency: Franc (XOF)
  • Phone code: 245
  • Internet domain: .gw
  • Neighbors: and
  • GeoNames ID: 2372248

Other Names for Guinea-Bissau

  • Afrikaans: Guinee-Bissau
  • Akan: Gini Bisaw
  • Albanian: Guine Bisau
  • Albanian: Guinea Bisau
  • Amharic: ቢሳዎ
  • Amharic: ጊኔ-ቢሳው
  • Arabic: غينيا بيساو
  • Armenian: Գվինեա-Բիսաու
  • Arpitan: Guinê-Bissaou
  • Asturian: Guinea-Bisáu
  • Azerbaijani: Qvineya-Bisau
  • Bambara: Gine Bisawo
  • Basque: Ginea-Bissau
  • Basque: Ginea Bissau
  • Belarusian: Гвінея-Бісаў
  • Bengali: গিনি-বিসাউ
  • Bosnian: Gvineja-Bisao
  • Bosnian: Gvineja-Bisau
  • Breton: Ginea-Bissau
  • Bulgarian: Гвинея-Бисау
  • Bulgarian: Гвинея Бисау
  • Catalan: Guinea Bissau
  • Central Khmer: ហ្គីណេប៊ីសូ
  • Chinese: 几内亚比绍
  • Chinese: 幾內亞比索
  • Cornish: Gyni-Bissaw
  • Croatian: Gvineja Bisau
  • Dutch: Guinee-Bissau
  • English: Republic of Guinea-Bissau
  • Esperanto: Gvineo-Bisaŭo
  • Esperanto: Gvineo Bisaŭa
  • Ewe: Gini-Bisao nutome
  • Faroese: Guinea Bissau
  • French: Guinée-Bissau
  • Fulah: Gine-Bisaawo
  • Fulah: Gine-Biso
  • Galician: Guinea-Bisau
  • Ganda: Gini-Bisawu
  • Georgian: გვინეა-ბისაუ
  • German: Guinea-Bissau
  • Greek: Γουινέα-Μπισάου
  • Greek: Γουινέα-Μπισσάου
  • Gujarati: ગિની-બિસાઉ
  • Hausa: Gini Bisau
  • Hebrew: גינאה־ביסאו
  • Hebrew: גינאה ביסאו
  • Hebrew: גיניאה-ביסאו
  • Hindi: गिनी-बिसाऊ
  • Hindi: गीनी-बिसाउ
  • Hungarian: Bissau-Guinea
  • Icelandic: Gínea-Bissá
  • Ido: Guinea Bisau
  • Indonesian: Guinea Bissau
  • Irish: An Ghuine-Bhissau
  • Italian: Guinea-Bissau
  • Japanese: ギニアビサウ
  • Japanese: ギニアビサウ共和国
  • Kannada: ಗಿನಿ-ಬಿಸ್ಸಾವ್
  • Kikuyu: Ginebisau
  • Korean: 기네비소
  • Korean: 기네비쏘
  • Korean: 기니비사우
  • Kurdish: Gîne-Bissau
  • Kurdish: گینێ بیساو
  • Lao: ກິວນີ-ບິສໂຊ
  • Latin: Guinea Bissaviensis
  • Latvian: Gvineja-Bisava
  • Lingala: Ginɛbisau
  • Lithuanian: Bisau Gvinėja
  • Luba-Katanga: Nginebisau
  • Macedonian: Гвинеа-Биса
  • Macedonian: Гвинеја-Бисао
  • Malagasy: Giné-Bisao
  • Malay (macrolanguage): Guinea Bissau
  • Malayalam: ഗിനി-ബിസോ
  • Maltese: Ginea-Bissaw
  • Marathi: गिनी-बिसाउ
  • Nauru: Gini-Bitau
  • Nepali (macrolanguage): गिनी-बिसाउ
  • Occitan (post 1500): Guinèa Bissau
  • Oriya (macrolanguage): ଗୁଇନିଆ-ବିସାଉ
  • Persian: گوینیا-بیساو
  • Persian: گینه بیسائو
  • Persian: گینهٔ بیسائو
  • Polish: Gwinea Bissau
  • Portuguese: Guiné-Bissau
  • Portuguese: Guiné Bissau
  • Portuguese: República da Guiné-Bissau
  • Pushto: ګوينې بېساو
  • Romanian: Guineea-Bissau
  • Rundi: Gineya Bisawu
  • Russian: Гвинея-Бисау
  • Russian: Гвинея-Биссау
  • Sango: Gninëe-Bisau
  • Serbian: Гвинеа-Бисау
  • Serbian: Гвинеја-Бисао
  • Serbian: Гвинеја Бисао
  • Serbo-Croatian: Gvineja Bisau
  • Slovenian: Gvineja Bissau
  • Somali: Gini-Bisaaw
  • Spanish: Guinea-Bissáu
  • Spanish: Guinea-Bisáu
  • Swahili (macrolanguage): Ginebisau
  • Swahili (macrolanguage): Guinea Bisau
  • Tagalog: Ginea-Bissau
  • Tajik: Гвинея Бисау
  • Tamil: கினி-பிஸ்ஸாவ்
  • Telugu: గినియా-బిస్సావ్
  • Tetum: Giné-Bisau
  • Thai: กินี-บิสเซา
  • Thai: กินีบิสเซา
  • Thai: ประเทศกินี-บิสเซา
  • Tibetan: གྷི་ནི་ཡ་བིས྄་སོ།
  • Tigrinya: ቢሳዎ
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands): Kini-Pisau
  • Turkish: Gine-Biso
  • Turkish: Gine-Bissau
  • Turkish: Gine Bissau
  • Uighur: گۋىنېيە بىسسائۇ
  • Ukrainian: Гвінея-Бісау
  • Ukrainian: Гвінея-Біссау
  • Ukrainian: Ґвінея-Бісау
  • Urdu: گنی بساؤ
  • Vietnamese: Ghi-nê Bít-xao
  • Vietnamese: Ghi-nê Bít xao (Guinea-Bissau)
  • Vietnamese: Guiné-Bissau
  • Volapük: Gineyän-Bisauän
  • Yoruba: Orílẹ́ède Gene-Busau
  • Zulu: i-Guinea-Bissau
  • Guiné Portuguesa
  • Guinée Bissao
  • Portuguese Guinea
  • Província da Guiné
One's destination is never a place, but rather a new way of looking at things.

Your World is Without Borders

Popular Destinations in West Africa

About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox and Esri for providing amazing maps. Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, excluding directions and the map. Based on the page Guinea-Bissau. See this page's contributions.