Discovering Burkina Faso
Known as the land of people of integrity, Burkina Faso inspires every visitor. Each city offers a varied range of activities closely linked to the country’s history. Several excursions into the country allow travelers to discover the country in all its authenticity.
Note: This itinerary is but an example, the final word is always up to the traveler, whose expectations will be entirely taken into account.
Plan your trip to the land of integrity
Arrival in Ouagadougou the capital. Transport to the Hotel Azalai. Given the hour, possibly going out to a cabaret to listen to live traditional music.
DAYS 2, 3, AND 4: DEPARTURE FOR THE LOBI REGION
We will spend two days in Gaoua and its environs. The Lobi’s clannish way of life will interest you. We will criss-cross the Lobi villages to learn about their way of life. Several other excursions will take up our stay: visiting the Doudou market, exploring the Loropéni ruins, etc. Night at the Hotel Hala.
DAYS 5 AND 6: EXCURSION TO BOBO COUNTRY
The southwest of Burkina Faso is an important stop. The central mosque, the old quarter, as well as cultural soirées to the sound of drums are among the activities that will occupy us. The next day, we will go to the Boromo villages, veritable conservatories of the region’s history. We will take a stroll around the luxurious site of La Guinguette. Night at the Hotel Auberge.
DAYS 7 AND 8: BANFORA
This stop will be devoted to contact with nature. Trekking to the cave-dwelling village of NIANG SOKONE to see vestiges of the Lobi’s ancestral way of life. We will visit the Sindou Peaks and waterfalls in the area. Night at the Hotel Canne à Sucre.
DAY 9: DEPARTURE FOR TIEBELE, KASENA COUNTRY
Tiébélé is impressive for its architecture and its beautiful landscape of baobab trees and mountains. We will cross through the entire village to admire the Kasena houses and their importance in village history. Night at the Tiébélé Lodge.
DAY 10: RETURN TO OUAGA
The last day of the trip marks our return to the capital. We will try to rediscover the culture of the Mossi people. After a last tour of the city and the craft market, we will go to the airport for the return flight.