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Regions in Chad : Batha, Borkou-Ennedi-Tibesti, Chari-Baguirmi, Guera, Kanem, Lac, Logone Occidental, Logone Oriental, Mayo-Kebbi, Moyen-Chari, Ouaddai, Salamat, Tandjile

Cities in Chad: Abeche, Am Timan, Moundou, Sar.

Capital City of Chad : N'Djamena.

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Hotels in Chad

   -   Novotel in N'Djamena
In the city centre. Parking + Restaurant + Swimming pool + Meeting room

Centrally located hotels ranging from small family run budget accommodation to world-class five star hotels.


  Le Meridien Chari
5 minute drive from the airport and centrally located. The hotel is surrounded by a park and overlooks the lovely Chari river. With two restaurants, a bar and a large pool it offers its guests the perfect setting for a privileged stay.

Travel Agents / Tour Operators

Create your perfect trip to Chad   -   Flight, Hotel and Car

  Chad Evasion   -   Agence de Voyage
  Overland Travel   -   Adventure Fatasy Tours from Italy
  Truck Africa   -   camping safari's   -   last great overlanding challenge
The idea of TA is to provide such a quality overland trips at a realistic price more likely to appeal to the adventurous in spirit.

Travel Guides Chad / Related Books   -   Chad

  National Geographic   -   Chad Guide

Transport / How do I travel to Chad

Chad borders Libya to the north, Sudan to the east, the Central African Republic to the south, Cameroon and Nigeria to the southwest and Niger to the west.

  N'djamena Airport   -   4 km from N'djamena City

Book cheap flights to Chad at ebookers and benefit from discounted airfares. View their latest offers and book your flights, accommodation, car hire and insurance online

  Airline Tickets /  Bargain Flights   -   Flights Chad / Price comparison possible

N'djamena is the eastern terminus of the Trans-Sahelian Highway, and is linked to East Africa by the Ndjamena-Djibouti Highway.

  Maps International    -   Maps of Africa is one of the largest map shops online.
  Map Chad [ Uni Texas   -   Perry-Castañeda Library   -   *Map Collection ]


  Travel Insurance

  Embassy of Chad in US

  N'Djamena   -   Capital City of Chad and largest city of Chad
Port on the Chari River near the confluence with the Logone River. It faces the Cameroonian town of Kousséri.

  Lake Chad Basin   -   Landlocked; Lake Chad is the most significant water body in the Sahel
Mainly in the far west of Chad, bordering on northeastern Nigeria. The Chari River is its largest source of water, providing over 90% of Lake Chad's water. The lake possesses many small islands and mudbanks, and its shorelines are largely comprised of marshes.
  Saharan Region
The Saharan region covers roughly the northern third of the country, including Borkou-Ennedi-Tibesti Prefecture along with the northern parts of Kanem, Batha, and Biltine prefectures
  Sahelian Region
The semiarid sahelian zone, or Sahel, forms a belt about 500 kilometers wide that runs from Lac and Chari -Baguirmi prefectures eastward through Guéra, Ouaddaï, and northern Salamat prefectures to the Sudanese frontier
  Soudanian Region
The humid soudanian zone includes the southern prefectures of Mayo-Kebbi, Tandjilé, Logone Occidental, Logone Oriental, Moyen-Chari, and southern Salamat.

  Batha Region   -   cd  =  Ati
Departments in Batha : Batha Est, Batha Ouest and Fitri.
  Borkou-Ennedi-Tibesti Region   -   cd  =  Faya-Largeau
Departments in Borkou-Ennedi-Tibesti : Borkou, Ennedi Est , Ennedi Ouest and Tibesti.
  Chari-Baguirmi Region   -   cd  =  Massenya
Departments in Chari-Baguirmi : Baguirmi, Chari and Loug Chari
  Guera Region   -   Mongo
Departments in Guéra Region ; Barh Signaka and Guéra.
  Hadjer-Lamis Region   -   Massakory
Departments in Hadjer-Lamis : Dababa, Dagana and Haraze Al Biar.
  Kanem Region   -   Mao
Departments in Kanem : Barh El Gazel and Kanem.
  Lac Region   -   Bol
Departments in Lac : Mamdi and Wayi.
  Logone Occidental Region   -   Moundou
Departments in Logone Occidental : Dodjé, Lac Wey and Ngourkosso.
  Logone Oriental Region   -  Doba
Departments in Logone Oriental : La Nya Pendé, La Pendé, Lanya and Monts de Lam.
  Mandoul Region   -  Koumra
Departments in Mandoul : Barh Sara, Mandoul Occidental and Mandoul Oriental.
  Mayo-Kebbi Est Region   -   Bongor
Departments in Mayo-Kebbi Est : Kabbia, Mayo-Boneye, Mayo Lemie and Mont Illi.
  Mayo-Kebbi Ouest Region   -  Pala
Departments in Mayo-Kebbi Ouest : Lac Léré and Mayo-Dallah.
  Moyen-Chari Region   -  Sarh
Departments in Moyen-Chari : Barh Köh, Grande Sido and Lac Iro.
  Ouaddaï Region   -   Abéché
Departments in Ouaddaï : Assoungha, Djourf Al Ahmar, Ouara and Sila.
  Salamat Region   -  Am Timan
Departments in Salamat : Aboudeïa, Barh Azoum and Haraze Mangueigne.
  Tandjilé Region   -   Lai
Departments in Tandjilé : Tandjilé Est andTandjilé Ouest.
  Wadi Fira Region   -   Biltine
Departments in  Wadi Fira : Biltine, Dar Tama and Kobé.

  Am Timan
  Moundou   -   second largest city  -   capital of the region of Logone Occidental
Located in southern Chad on the Logone River some 300 miles south of the capital N'Djamena. It is the main city of the Ngambai people. Moundou is home to the Gala Brewery, which produces Chad's most popular beer.
  Sarh   -   third largest city   -  capital of Moyen-Chari region and the department of Barh Köh
Major transport hub and centre for the cotton industry some 350 miles south-east of the capital Ndjamena on the Chari River. Known for its nightlife.

  Cities in Chad / Towns in Chad

  American International School of N'Djamena
Small independent, coeducational day school which offers an American-style educational program from prekindergarten through grade 8.
  University of N'Djamena   -   UNDT - L'Université de N'Djamena (Tchad) 

  Telecommunications Internationale du Chad  [ French ]

Cuisine   -   Chad Cooking Recipes

There are various cuisines in the Cuisine of Chad. Most of them being extremely traditional, however some out influenced due to its history of invasions.

History of Chad

Independence: 11 August 1960 (from France) 

Starting in the Middle Ages, Chad became a crossroads between the Muslim traders and the native tribes. In 1891 Chad became a French colony. In WWII, Chad was the first French colony to join the Allies. In 1960, Chad peacefully became an independent country.

  Chad's History   -   Wikipedia

Music, Arts & Culture, Events in Chad

Due to its great variety of peoples and languages, Chad possesses a rich cultural heritage.

  Culture of Chad

  Chad -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia

  Eastern Region of Chad
Through their long religious and commercial relationships with Sudan and Egypt, many of the peoples in Chad's eastern and central regions have become more or less Arabized, speaking Arabic and engaging in many other Arab cultural practices as well. More than three-quarters of the Chadian population is rural.

The H'Sao group of musicians come from Montreal and consists of two families who's roots are in Chad. The lack of means at their debut forced them to develop a unique a capella repertoire. Their music style : from Gospel, Soul, traditional music from Chad (Sai, N'Dala en Nganja), Jazz and other modern influences.

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