Ndjamena

February 2014

N'djamena
N'djamena

PLACES TO SEE
01_Visit Chad National Museum and get an idea of the country’s history.
02_Tour the beautiful mosques in this city that was designated the Islamic Capital of Culture in 2009.

LOCAL CULTURE
01_You will feel the synthesis of modern and traditional at every step you take in the Chadian capital, N’Djamena.

SHOPPING
Shop in the native markets that are scattered all over the city. Camel-hair carpets, for example, are among the unique local products

CLIMATE
Dry from October to May, wet from June to September. Temperatures can rise as high as 45° C before the rains.

HINGS TO DO
01_Discover Gaoui, famous for its pottery, just minutes from the city.
02_Explore the banks of the River Chari on the border with Cameroon and watch the sunset.

ELANGUAGE
French, Arabic and upwards of 120 local tribal languages are spoken.

CUISINE
Try the “Nachif” soup made with ground meat and the freshly squeezed fruit juices.

WHERE IN THE WORLD
Africa

TIME ZONE
GMT + 1

FLIGHTS
Turkish Airlines has Istanbul-N’Djamena-Istanbul flights every day of the week. For information: www.turkishairlines.com