2nd of October Park, Conakry

2nd of October Park, Conakry

2nd of October Park takes its name from the date October 2, 1958, when Guinea's independence was proclaimed. For a time the park was neglected, and was restored in 2009. It is a favorite weekend destination for many families. It contains several playgrounds and many come to dance and play traditional music.

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2nd of October Park on Map

Sight Name: 2nd of October Park
Sight Location: Conakry, Guinea (See walking tours in Conakry)
Sight Type: Park/Outdoor
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Walking Tours in Conakry, Guinea

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Create Your Own Walk in Conakry

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Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.1 Km or 2.5 Miles
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Conakry Introduction Walking Tour

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Tour Duration: 3 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.5 Km or 3.4 Miles