Barra do Dande

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Barra do Dande
commune and town
Road through Barra do Dande
Road through Barra do Dande
Barra do Dande is located in Angola
Barra do Dande
Barra do Dande
Location in Angola
Coordinates: 8°28′22″S 13°22′23″E / 8.47278°S 13.37306°E / -8.47278; 13.37306Coordinates: 8°28′22″S 13°22′23″E / 8.47278°S 13.37306°E / -8.47278; 13.37306
Country  Angola
Province Bengo
Municipality Dande
Time zone WAT (UTC+1)
Climate BSh

Barra do Dande is a town and commune in the municipality of Dande, province of Bengo, Angola.

It is located at the mouth of the Dande River.[1]

The government plans to build a deep-water port at Barra do Dande.[2][3] This new port is about 30 km north of Luanda.


  1. ^ "City councils of Angola". Statoids. Retrieved April 6, 2009. 
  2. ^ "Futuro porto da Barra do Dande será um dos maiores de África" [Future port of Barra do Dande will be one of the largest in Africa] (in Portuguese). Angop. 26 November 2011. Retrieved 27 March 2012.  Article on the presentation at Expotrans by the general director of the Instituto Marítimo e Portuário de Angola, Victor Carvalho
  3. ^ Railway stations in Angola