Ancien pont

The Ancien Pont is a bridge in , . The bridge crosses the Lagune de Cotonou which separates the two sides of the city. It was built in 1928 and renovated in 1981.

Notable Places in the Area

The cathedral of , commonly known as Cotonou Cathedral, is a Roman Catholic cathedral, located near the Ancien Pont Bridge in , . is situated 440 meters southwest of Ancien pont. Photo: bigberto, CC BY 2.0.

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The Dantokpa Market, or simply Tokpa, is the largest open-air market in , located in , . is situated 2 km northwest of Ancien pont. Photo: jbdodane, CC BY 2.0.

is situated 2½ km west of Ancien pont. Photo: David Stanley, CC BY 2.0.

The University of Science and Technology of Benin is a private university in , whose headquarters are located in the district of Kpondéhou in , the economic capital of . is situated 3 km northeast of Ancien pont. Photo: DG-IRAO, CC BY 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is the largest city in and the country's primary port of entry for visitors. Photo: bigberto, CC BY 2.0.

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