About Your Tour of Guinea Tour Guinea and visit its largest city and capital, Conakry. Travel to Dubreka and Cascades de Soumba. Retrace history at the former slave trade sites in Dominiah, Kossissi and Meyenkhoure. Interact with the inhabitants of the small fishing village, Sogbane. Explore Boffa, Kondeya, and enjoy cultural performances in Mokebouyni.
Full country name: Republic of Guinea
Area: 245,855 sq km (95,883 sq mi)
Population: 9.453 million (2005)
Capital city: Conakry (pop 1.743 million)
People: Malinké (Mandingo), Fula (Fulani), Susu and 15 other ethnic groups.
Language: French (official), Malinké, Fula and Susu
Government: Democratic Republic
President: Alpha Konde
Time: GMT/UTC time + 0 hours
Weights & measures: Metric