Tenkodogo
in Province du Boulgou of Centre-Est Region, Burkina Faso

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
11.780 and -0.370 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 11° 46' 47" and W -0° 22' 10"
Currency and Currency Code:
Franc - XOF
Spoken languages:
French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 07:48 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Ouagadougou
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:36 am and 6:19 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-10.791 and 179.467 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Niulakita
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Current travel safety evaluation for Burkina Faso in Western Africa

Safety Score: 3,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Burkina Faso.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Burkina Faso. Last Update: 2019-05-12 07:23:51

Delve into Tenkodogo

Tenkodogo in Province du Boulgou (Centre-Est Region) with it's 37,658 habitants is located in Burkina Faso about 88 mi (or 142 km) south-east of Ouagadougou, the country's capital town.

Current time in Tenkodogo is now 07:48 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Ouagadougou with an UTC offset of zero hours. We know of 8 airports close to Tenkodogo. The closest airport in Burkina Faso is Tenkodogo Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), North. 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 156 mi (or 251 km).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Koupela, Ouargaye, Zorgo, Manga and Fada N'gourma. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Les vingt ans du jumelage.

Published: March 17, 2014
Length: 26:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Riviere Oueguedo

Ouéguédo, octobre 2013 : cérémonie d'inauguration de la retenue d'eau, et célébration des vingt ans du Jumelage Rivière-Ouéguédo (Burkina-Faso).


Cotton Bale Press

Published: January 28, 2008
Length: 05:23 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Evandro Alves Lopes de Oliveira

Busa Smart Cotton Gin Press, installed in Kopienga, at Socoma´s Ginning Plant, Burkina Faso.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Tenkodogo

Tenkodogo is the capital city of Boulgou Province and Centre-Est Region in Burkina Faso with a population of 48,534 (2012).

Located at 11.7833, -0.366667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Centre-Est Region

Tenkodogo Department

Tenkodogo is a department or commune of Boulgou Province in eastern Burkina Faso. Its capital is the town of Tenkodogo. According to the 1996 census the department has a total population of 113,716.

Located at 11.7833, -0.366667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Departments of Burkina Faso, Boulgou Province

Koma, Burkina Faso

Koma is a town in the Solenzo Department of Banwa Province in western Burkina Faso. As of 2005 it had a population of 1,941.

Located at 11.6333, -0.433333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Boucle du Mouhoun Region, Banwa Province

Bidiga

Bidiga is a village in the Tenkodogo Department of Boulgou Province in south-eastern Burkina Faso. As of 2005, the village has a population of 764.

Located at 11.8, -0.516667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Centre-Est Region, Boulgou Province

Cella, Burkina Faso

Cella is a town in the Tenkodogo Department of Boulgou Province in south-eastern Burkina Faso. As of 2005, the town has a population of 1,731.

Located at 11.6167, -0.366667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Centre-Est Region, Boulgou Province

Moaga

Moaga is a village in the Tenkodogo Department of Boulgou Province in south-eastern Burkina Faso. As of 2005, the village has a population of 397.

Located at 11.7333, -0.2 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Centre-Est Region, Boulgou Province

Sampa, Burkina Faso

Sampa is a village in the Tenkodogo Department of Boulgou Province in south-eastern Burkina Faso. As of 2005, the village has a population of 684.

Located at 11.7, -0.35 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Centre-Est Region, Boulgou Province

Kampoaga

Kampoaga is a town in the Tenkodogo Department of Boulgou Province in south-eastern Burkina Faso. As of 2005, the town has a population of 3,705.

Located at 11.7833, -0.216667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Centre-Est Region, Boulgou Province

Ningare

Ningare is a town in the Tenkodogo Department of Boulgou Province in south-eastern Burkina Faso. As of 2005, the town has a population of 2,160.

Located at 11.6833, -0.35 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Centre-Est Region, Boulgou Province

Ounzeogo

Ounzeogo is a town in the Tenkodogo Department of Boulgou Province in south-eastern Burkina Faso. As of 2005, the town has a population of 2,241.

Located at 11.7, -0.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Centre-Est Region, Boulgou Province

Tenkodogo Airport

Tenkodogo Airport is an airport serving Tenkodogo in Burkina Faso.

Located at 11.8, -0.367 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Burkina Faso

Gando, Burkina Faso

Gando is a village in Burkina Faso, in the Centre-Est Region, the Boulgou province and the Department of Tenkodogo. Gando has about 2500 residents. The village became famous in 2004, when the architect Diébédo Francis Kéré, originating from Gando and living in Germany, received the prestigious Aga Khan Award for Architecture for the construction of the Gando primary school.

Located at 11.8417, -0.486944 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Centre-Est Region

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Tenkodogo, TEG, 텐코도고, Tenkodogas, Тенкодого, تینکودوگو, 滕科多戈