Living in Benin | from Czech Republic
"There's only a small expat circle here in Cotonou, but this gave me the chance to say hello to everyone on InterNations! "
Living in Benin | from USA
"Before I came here as an expat, I only knew Benin as home of actor Djimon Honsou. But now Cotonou & InterNations is my home too. "
InterNations - a trusted Network for Indians in Benin
- Join our community and get to know members of Benin’s vibrant expat community
- Receive reliable information and exchange insider tips about the Beninese expat living
- Meet fellow expatriates at top InterNations events in Porto-Novo, Malanville and many other regions
Meet Indian Expatriates in Benin!
InterNations – Uniting Indians living in Benin
Would you like to get in touch with other Indians in Benin? Are you in need of help and advice from your Indian compatriots? Or would you like to join other Indian expats on an excursion to discover sights and landmarks – e.g. the Royal Palaces at Abomey?
Whether you have settled as an expat in Benin or are still living in India to plan your upcoming foreign assignment, InterNations Benin offers everything you require: Established in 2007, our trusted community has soon become the platform for international networking among expatriates and global minds around the world. Our network also counts a considerable number of Indian expats in Benin, coming from all over India - from Assam over Gujarat to Manipur.
Indian Expats in Benin Posted:
Hello Elza did u manage to get the required apartment.
There are different gym...depends on what kind of gym you are looking....expensive...moderate?
hi sarah, good to know your views. i hope you enjoyed your stay till date. As CRS Iis our worki...
I am also planning to move to Benin by next month. Any Indian restaurant there? pls reply
Hi Eva !!! Welcome to Benin.. Give a call at 96 22 01 46 for any assistance you need in Beni...
Fellow Indians in Benin
Find tips and advice on Benin from Indian Expats
Of course, expat living in Benin is not just about shipping your belongings and filing in some bureaucratic papers. Regular socializing with fellow Indian is an essential part of expat life and becoming accustomed to the Beninese way of life and mentality. InterNations helps you connect and meet up with other Indians in Benin, residing in Porto-Novo, Cotonou, Malanville and many other places throughout the country. Just take a look at our group of Indians in Cotonou.
If you ever wish to have a chat in your Indian native language, discover where to shop for Indian food or discuss the Mumbai cricket team's latest match, become a member of the Beninese InterNations Community:
- Look up our top quality network to get to know open-minded expats from India or Indian-speaking expatriates in Benin.
- Obtain and share insider tips in our Benin Expat Forums – e.g. how to hire a Indian-speaking babysitter for your children or where to buy mango pulp, naan and parathas in Porto-Novo.
- Search the InterNations Expat Guide for Benin to get information on the local network of Indian professionals abroad or the nearest Indian consulate.
From the baobab-dotted savannas to the northern "Reserve du W du Niger", we’ll help you connect with supportive and friendly Indian expats in Benin.
Join our expat activities and mingle with fellow Indians in Benin
Moreover, please feel free to attend our regular expat events and activities in Benin. Our get-togethers include diverse interests and range from a cozy gathering to enjoy the traditional Beninese kuli-kuli, to big expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Porto-Novo’s best locations. You can also participate in one of our expat trips to go and see the Afro-Brazilian Museé da Silva in the capital as well as other beautiful landmarks in Benin.
Our meet-ups and activities are a great opportunity to mingle with expats from India and various other countries in a casual setting. Interested? Just send us your membership application and you’ll soon be receiving a cordial Swaagatam & Shagatom from our Indians living in Benin!