Luanda
in Luanda Province, Angola

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-8.837 and 13.234 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -8° 50' 12" and E 13° 14' 3"
Currency and Currency Code:
Kwanza - AOA
Spoken languages:
Portuguese
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 05:07 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Africa/Luanda
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:19 am and 5:56 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
4.697 and -160.406 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Tanekore Village
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org

Touring Luanda

Luanda in Luanda Province with it's 2,776,168 residents is a town located in Angola. It's the capital of this country.

Time in Luanda is now 05:07 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Africa / Luanda with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports nearby Luanda. The closest airport in Angola is Quatro De Fevereiro Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 2 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Caxito, N'dalatando, Uige, Sumbe and Mbanza Congo. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 78 °F

Morning Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 77%
Air Pressure 1015.7 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 11 km/h (7 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 93% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Tuesday, 18th of June 2019

24°C (74 °F)
21°C (71 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 19th of June 2019

23°C (73 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 20th of June 2019

23°C (74 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

TALATONA CONVENTION HOTEL LIF

Address
6,0 mi
TALATONA
CCB4 GU0 Luanda
Angola

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


EPIC SANA LUANDA HOTEL

Address
1,5 mi
RUA DA MISSAO
Luanda
Angola

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Alvalade

Address
0,5 mi
Avenida Comandante Gika
Luanda
Angola

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


HOTEL TROPICO LUANDA

Address
1,5 mi
RUA DA MISSAO NO 103
Luanda
Angola

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Rouxinol Boutique Hotel

Address
1,6 mi
16 Beco de Moçambique
Luanda
Angola

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


HOTEL BAIA LUANDA

Address
1,6 mi
AV DR AGOSTINHO NETO
00000 Luanda
Angola

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Loanda Hotel

Address
1,2 mi
Rua Joaquim Kapango 83
Luanda
Angola

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Golden Park Hotel

Address
1,3 mi
Rua Dr. Pinto Azevedo 16-18
Luanda
Angola

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Vila Alice

Address
1,3 mi
Rua Anibal de Melo, Bairro Vila Alice
Luanda
Angola

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Aparthotel RK

Address
1,4 mi
Rua Rei Katyavala, Cond. Rei Katyavala
Luanda
Angola

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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No trânsito da cidade de Luanda

Published: March 24, 2015
Length: 49:28 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Telmo Azevedo

Março 2015 Yuri Da Cunha e Paulo Flores - Kandengue Atrevido Yola Semedo - Voce Me Abana Paulo Flores - Makongo Dj Mobe - Kizomba, Zouk, Semba Mix.


LUANDA 02 - 2014

Published: January 30, 2014
Length: 29:09 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Orion Angola


Luanda, Angola. Passeio pelos bairros. Imagens Chocantes!!!

Published: June 11, 2013
Length: 39:08 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Andarilhar Viagens de moto

Luanda. Imagens de 2009 de uma cidade destruída pela guerra! O que se vê jogado, pelas ruas e em enormes montes são pilhas de lixo, e a população andando e morando em volta, e o que deveria.


CC 2015 - 1/16e (Retour) - Benfica Luanda (ANG)/ESS (1-1) - Le but de Baghdad Bounedjah

Published: April 05, 2015
Length: 19:34 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Etoile Sportive du Sahel

Le but de Baghdad Bounedjah inscrit dès la 6e minute de la rencontre.


LUANDA 11 - 2015

Published: April 06, 2015
Length: 47:19 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Orion Angola


LUANDA 03 - 2014

Published: April 10, 2014
Length: 50:45 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Orion Angola


LUANDA 14 - 2014

Published: April 28, 2014
Length: 35:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Orion Angola


Luanda 02

Published: February 08, 2013
Length: 06:11 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Orion Angola


LUANDA 49

Published: January 03, 2013
Length: 38:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Orion Angola


Luanda - Angola

Published: October 05, 2013
Length: 01:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: mirandagoulart

Uma volta por Luanda!


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Luanda

Luanda, formerly named São Paulo da Assunção de Loanda, is the capital and largest city of Angola, in Southern Africa. Located on Angola's coast with the Atlantic Ocean, Luanda is both Angola's chief seaport and its administrative center. It has a metropolitan population of over 5 million. It is also the capital city of Luanda Province, and the world's third most populous Portuguese-speaking city, behind only São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, both in Brazil.

Located at -8.83833, 13.2344 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Luanda, Capitals in Africa, Municipalities of Angola, Populated coastal places in Angola, Populated places established in 1575, Populated places in Luanda Province, Port cities and towns in Angola, Provincial capitals in Angola

Quatro de Fevereiro Airport

Quatro de Fevereiro International Airport (Portuguese: Aeroporto Internacional 4 de Fevereiro), is the main international airport of Angola. It is located in the southern part of the capital Luanda, situated in the Luanda Province. Quatro de Fevereiro means 4th February, which is an important national holiday in Angola, marking the start of the armed struggle against the Portuguese colonial regime on 4 February 1961. In 2009, about 1.8 million passengers were counted.

Located at -8.85833, 13.2311 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Angola, Buildings and structures in Luanda

Luanda International School

The Luanda International School in Luanda, Angola is a private, non-profit, coeducational day school, which offers an educational program from pre-school through to grade 10. The school was founded in October 1996 by five persons interested in the creation of an English medium international school in Angola. Oil related companies have supported the venture.

Located at -8.9145, 13.1901 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Educational institutions established in 1996, International schools in Angola, International Baccalaureate schools in Angola

Estádio da Cidadela

Estádio da Cidadela is a multi-purpose stadium in Luanda, Angola. It is currently used mostly for football matches, with it being home to several Angolan league clubs, including Petro Atletico, Sport Luanda e Benfica, and Clube Desportivo Primeiro de Agosto. The stadium holds 50,000 people. The stadium was the site of a deadly stampede on 1 January 2013 during a New Year vigil, which killed 10 people and injured over 120 more.

Located at -8.82739, 13.2559 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Luanda, Football venues in Angola, National stadiums, Multi-purpose stadiums, Primeiro de Agosto

National Assembly (Angola)

The National Assembly is the legislative branch of the government of Angola. The National Assembly is a unicameral body, with 220 members: 130 members elected by proportional representation and 90 members elected by provincial districts. Theoretically, the Assembly sits for a four-year term. However, after the first election was held in 1992, the following election, scheduled for 1997, was delayed on numerous occasions until it was eventually held in September 2008.

Located at -8.81944, 13.2286 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Politics of Angola, National legislatures, Unicameral legislatures

Estádio Joaquim Dinis

Estádio Joaquim Dinis is a multi-use stadium in Luanda, Angola. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of Atlético Sport Aviação. The stadium holds 10,000 people and was built in 2003.

Located at -8.86889, 13.2089 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sports venues completed in 2003, Football venues in Angola, Buildings and structures in Luanda

Estádio dos Coqueiros

Estádio dos Coqueiros is a multi-use stadium in Luanda, Angola. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of Grupo Desportivo Interclube. The stadium holds 12,000 people and was originally built during the colonial times (pre-1975). It underwent major renovation works in 2004.

Located at -8.81417, 13.2258 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Luanda, Buildings and structures completed in 2004, Football venues in Angola

Catholic University of Angola

The Catholic University of Angola (Universidade Católica de Angola, UCAN) is a Catholic institution in Angola's capital of Luanda. On 7 August 1992, the government of Angola allowed the Angolan Catholic Church to establish its own university. Through approval by the Episcopal Conference it started teaching on 22 February 1999. It is a private institution and one of twelve recognized privates universities. Damião António Franklin, archbishop of Luanda, is the president of the UCAN.

Located at -8.85731, 13.2815 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Education in Luanda, Universities in Angola, Educational institutions established in 1992, Christianity in Angola

Agostinho Neto University

The Agostinho Neto University (Universidade Agostinho Neto) is a public Angolan university based in the capital, Luanda. Until 2009, it had campuses in all major Angolan cities. In the academic year 2005–06, 68 licensing courses were ministered by Agostinho Neto University: 18 in Bachelor’s and 15 in Master’s degrees, involving areas of scientific knowledge in the faculties, institutes and higher learning schools. It is one of seven public (state owned) universities in Angola.

Located at -8.94194, 13.2803 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Education in Luanda, Universities in Angola, Nursing schools in Angola, Educational institutions established in 1979, Agostinho Neto University

Viana, Angola

Viana is a town in the Luanda Province, Angola. Viana lies 15 to 30 kilometers east as a suburb of the capital Luanda and is home to 68.000 inhabitants including about 6,000 long-term refugees, primarily from Katanga Province in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Viana is about a 90 minute drive from downtown Luanda. The town was founded on 13 December 1963 and includes the towns of Viana and Barra do Kwanza, Calumbo and Zango.

Located at -8.9025, 13.3722 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Luanda Province, Municipalities of Angola, Dry ports

Pavilhão da Cidadela

Pavilhão da Cidadela is an indoor sporting arena located in Luanda, Angola. The capacity of the arena is 6,873 people. It is used to host the Atlético Petróleos Luanda and the home matches of the Angola national basketball team.

Located at -8.82602, 13.2553 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Indoor arenas in Angola, Buildings and structures in Luanda

Campo de São Paulo

Campo de São Paulo is a multi-use stadium in Luanda, Angola. It is currently used mostly for football matches and serves as the home of Progresso Associação do Sambizanga. The stadium holds 4,000 people.

Located at -8.8322, 13.2606 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Luanda, Football venues in Angola

Cacuaco

Cacuaco is a municipality in Luanda Province, Angola. It is a suburb of the capital, Luanda. It has a population of 600,000 and is the site of transmission for the Marburg virus.

Located at -8.77694, 13.3717 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Luanda Province, Municipalities of Angola

Fortress of São Miguel

For Canadian fort, see Fort San Miguel Fortaleza de São Miguel or Saint Michael Fortress was a Portuguese fortress built in Luanda, Angola. São Miguel fort was built in 1576 by Paulo Dias de Novais. It became the administrative center of the colony in 1627 and was a major outlet for slave traffic to Brazil. This old fortress of São Miguel overlooks Luanda Island beyond the port. This massive fort was for many years a self-contained town protected by thick walls encrusted with cannons.

Located at -8.8, 13.2167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Luanda, 1576 establishments, History of Angola, Portuguese forts, Portuguese Angola

Cazenga

Cazenga is a municipality in Luanda Province, Angola. It has a population of 425 000 inhabitants. It is also divided into three communes, namely Tala-Hady, Cazenga-Popular and Hoji-ya-Henda.

Located at -8.82139, 13.2911 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Slums, Populated places in Luanda Province

Samba, Angola

Samba is a municipality in Luanda Province, Angola.

Located at -8.83667, 13.2258 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Luanda Province

Palácio de Ferro

Palácio de Ferro (English: Iron Palace) is a historical building in the Angolan capital Luanda, believed to be designed and built by – or by someone associated with – Gustave Eiffel, builder of the world-famous icons, the Eiffel Tower in Paris and the Statue of Liberty in New York. The history of the structure is shrouded in mystery since no official record of it exists. It is believed to have been pre-built in the 1890s in France and was destined to be placed in Madagascar via boat.

Located at -8.81201, 13.2356 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Houses completed in the 19th century, Angolan culture, Buildings and structures in Luanda, French architecture, History of Angola

Cathedral of Luanda

The Cathedral of Luanda (Cathedral of the Holy Saviour) is a Roman Catholic cathedral in Luanda, Angola. It was built in 1628 and is the seat of the Roman Catholic Archbishop of Luanda.

Located at -8.81361, 13.2297 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Churches in Angola, Roman Catholic cathedrals in Africa, Buildings and structures in Luanda, Roman Catholic Church in Angola, Religious buildings completed in 1628

Fortress of São Francisco do Penedo

The Fortress of São Francisco do Penedo (in Portuguese, Forte de São Francisco do Penedo) is located in the port city of Luanda, Angola, at coordinates {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:8|46|23|S|13|17|10|E| | |name= }}.

Located at -8.77306, 13.2861 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cultural Sites on the UNESCO World Heritage Tentative List, Buildings and structures in Luanda

Estádio 11 de Novembro

The Estádio 11 de Novembro is a multi-use stadium in Luanda, Angola. Completed in 2010 ahead of the 2010 Africa Cup of Nations, it hosted nine matches during the tournament, including five Group A matches, one group b match, one quarter final, one semi-final, and the final. Its capacity is 50,000. The stadium is named for the date of Angola's independence. The statium is located in Belas municipality at the Expressway surrounding Luanda on the land side.

Located at -8.96995, 13.2837 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Luanda Province, Buildings and structures in Luanda, Football venues in Angola, Athletics (track and field) venues in Angola, 2010 Africa Cup of Nations

Museum of the Armed Forces (Angola)

The Museum of the Armed Forces is located in Fortaleza de São Miguel de Luanda, in Luanda, Angola. Founded in 1975, following the independence of Angola, the museum includes bi-motor airplanes, combat vehicles, and diverse arms and artifacts utsed during the Angolan War of Independence (1961–1974) and the Angolan Civil War (1975–2002). The museum also contains statuary which ornamented the avenues and plazas of colonial Luanda, which were removed after independence.

Located at -8.8075, 13.2231 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Angola, Military of Angola, Military and war museums, Museums established in 1975, Museums in Angola, Buildings and structures in Luanda

Ilha de Luanda

Ilha do Cabo (English: Cape Island) typically known as Ilha de Luanda (English: Island of Luanda) is a spit off the shore of Luanda, the capital of Angola. It is cultivated by a low sandy strip formed by sedimentation. In administrative terms, the peninsula belongs to the municipality of Ingombota in the Luanda Province.

Located at -8.77861, 13.2436 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Luanda, Atlantic Ocean, Peninsulas of Africa, Peninsulas by country, Landforms of Angola

Ingombota

Ingombota is one of nine counties that constitute the urban city of Luanda the capital city of Angola. Ingombota has 9.6 square kilometers and about 370 000 inhabitants. Limited to the west through the Atlantic Ocean, with the northern city of Sambizanga, east of the county Rangel and south by the municipality of Maianga . The word Ingombota originates from Kimbundu, while existing two theories as to its origin.

Located at -8.81806, 13.2289 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Municipalities of Angola

Kilamba Kiaxi

Kilamba Kiaxi was one of nine municipalities which made up the metropolitan region of Angola's capital Luanda until the new administrative division of Luanda Province was established. Today, Kilamba Kiaxi is part of the Belas municipality. The city Kilamba is the seat of the Belas municipality. Kilamba Kiaxi has 64.1 square kilometers and about 234,000 inhabitants. In the west it borders Maianga, to the east it borders the municipalities of Cazenga, Rangel and the town of Viana.

Located at -8.84861, 13.275 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Luanda Province

Rangel (Angola)

Rangel is one of nine municipalities, which form the metropolitan area of the Angolan capital of Luanda, in the Luanda Province. Rangel has an area of 6.2 square kilometres and about 261 000 inhabitants (2006). It is bordered to the west by the municipalities of Ingombota, north by Sambizanga, the east by Cazenga and the south by the municipalities Kilamba Kiaxi and Maianga. Rangel consists of the neighbourhood Terra Nova, Rangel and Marçal.

Located at -8.83167, 13.2592 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Luanda Province

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Luanda.


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
São Paolo de Loanda, São Paulo de Luanda, São Paulo de Loanda, São Paulo da Assunção de Luanda, Luanda, St Paul de Loanda, Saint Paul de Loanda, ሏንዳ, لواندا, Горад Луанда, Луанда, লুয়ান্ডা, ལའུན་ཌ།, Λουάντα, Luando, لوآندا, לואנדה, लुआण्डा, Louanda, Լուանդա, LAD, Lúanda, ルアンダ, ლუანდა, Lwanda, 루안다, लुआंडा, Луандæ, ਲੁਆਂਦਾ, لونڈا, Loanda, லுவாண்டா, ลูอันดา, Luand, לואנדע, 罗安达