MAPS AND LAYOUT OF FREETOWN
Freetown is the capital and largest city of Sierra Leone, and a major port on the Atlantic Ocean. Located in the Western Area of the country on the Sierra Leone peninsula, Freetown is the hub of the nation's administrative, financial, educational, communications, cultural and economic center, as well as its main port. With a population of 1,070,200 (2006 estimate), Freetown is home to about 16% of Sierra Leone's total population.
International Airport : Lungi International Airport
The main areas are:
- The Airport
- Downtown Freetown
- Beach Areas including Aberdeen Beach
- Freetown’s high humidity is somewhat relieved November through February by the Harmattan, a gentle wind flowing down from the Sahara Desert affording Freetown its coolest period of the year.