in Borgou Department, Benin
- Koutammakou, the Land of the Batammariba (Unesco heritage, 105 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 10.228 and 2.663 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 10° 13' 41" and E 2° 39' 48"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Franc - XOF
- Spoken languages:
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 03:23 PM (Friday)
- Timezone: Africa/Porto-Novo
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:26 am and 7:05 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -13.222 and -176.206 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 2,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Benin.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Benin. Last Update: 2019-05-12 07:23:51
Bembèrèkè in Borgou Department with it's 24,006 citizens is a city in Benin about 258 mi (or 415 km) north of Porto-Novo, the country's capital city.
Local time in Bembèrèkè is now 03:23 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Africa / Porto-Novo with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Bembèrèkè. The closest airport in Benin is Parakou Airport in a distance of 60 mi (or 97 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. The closest heritage site is Koutammakou, the Land of the Batammariba in Togo at a distance of 105 mi (or 168 km).
When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Kosubosu, Parakou, Kandi, Djougou and Natitingou. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
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.
Bembèrèkè is a town, arrondissement, and commune located in the Borgou Department of Benin. The commune covers an area of 3348 square kilometres and as of 2012 had a population of 31,101 people.
Bembereke Airport is an airport serving Bembereke in Benin.
Gomia is a town and arrondissement in the Borgou Department of Benin. It is an administrative division under the jurisdiction of the commune of Bembèrèkè. According to the population census conducted by the Institut National de la Statistique Benin on February 15, 2002, the arrondissement had a total population of 22,301.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Bembèrèkè.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know: