Explore Littoral Department
Littoral is the smallest of the 12 departments in the Benin Republic. The regions are in Benin are referred to as departments unlike States as others or you might be used to. The region consists of native Guns, Bbariba, Yoruba, Fon, Aja and Ottamari people among with a few other smaller tribes. Unlike the other departments in the country, Littoral is subdivided into just one commune, Cotonou which is the political and economic capital of the country. Littoral has an impressive transportation network that facilitates trade between its neighbors in Nigeria, Togo, Burkina Faso and Niger. Littoral is also said to be host to over 60% of Benin Republic's industries and major banks and commercial headquarters are located in Littoral. These industries include palm oil production and car and motorcycle assembling plants, as well as sawmills and textile factories.
Things to Do in Littoral Department
Visit the Basilica of Immaculate Conception, maybe light a candle and say a prayer for safe travels. Catch a game of football at the Stade de L'Amite, spectacular football showing is guaranteed to be on display with the best of gritty, African football drawing cheers from the crowd. Walk across the Ancien Pont Bridge. The bridge holds the two sides of the city together making its way across the Lagune de Cotonou.
Hotels in Littoral Department
Hotels in Littoral Department consists of a range of 5-star luxury hotels such as the Benin Marina Hotel located on a sprawling area of land and situated near the Cotonou International Airport. The Benin Marina Hotel has twin circular pools that are an absolute joy to swim in. Rooms are air conditioned and free internet services to guests are also available. Spotlessly clean and sparkling Littoral Department hotels have their rooms built en-suite with toilet and bathroom. And come equipped with TV with satellite cable channels . Restaurants serve tasty meals to the delight of guests and bars are duly stocked with a variety of drinks. Affordable and cheap hotels are also available in Hotels in Littoral, providing tourists and visitors traveling on a budget excellent accommodation options to stay in.