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Phone code

+227

Car traffic

Right-hand

Currency

African Franc

Language

French

Airport

★★

Useful information

Phone code

+227

Car traffic

Right-hand

Currency

African Franc

Language

French

Airport

★★

About Niger

Niger, a landlocked country in West Africa, combines cultural diversity, vast desert landscapes, and a rich history. It shares borders with Algeria, Mali, Burkina Faso, Benin, Nigeria, Chad, and Libya.

The Sahelian region dominates the country's landscape, with vast stretches of desert and semi-arid terrain. The famous dunes of the Tenerife Desert and the shifting sands of the Tenerife region exemplify the country's arid beauty. Despite the difficult natural conditions, it demonstrates a diversity of flora and fauna adapted to survive in harsh conditions.

Niger's culture is a mixture of different ethnic groups. The Hausa, Zarma, Tuareg, and Fulani peoples, among others, have contributed to the country's vibrant traditions, languages, and lifestyle. Traditional music, colorful festivals, and colorful clothing are a testament to this cultural richness.

The country's history is intertwined with ancient civilizations such as the Canem-Bornu Empire and the Songhai Empire. The city of Agadez, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, has historical significance as the center of the trans-Saharan trade routes. 

Niger's friendly hospitality, vast landscapes and cultural depth invite you to explore its history, landscapes and the resilience of its people.

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