Labé, home of about 59,000 people, is the regional capital of Moyenne Guinee, also known as Fouta Djallon. As well as being the largest city of its region, it is the second most populated one in the entire country, after Conakry, the national capital.
Labé lies close to the geographic centre of the country.
Labé lies some 450 km northeast of Conakry.
Hotel Provincial, quite good and clean if noisy because of a night club next door, has double rooms for 130'000 GFr.