24 days in Burkina Faso Itinerary

24 days in Burkina Faso Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly + Drive:  18 h
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly + Drive + Bus:  6 h 15 min
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
Bobo Dioulasso
— 5 nights
Fly:  1 h
— 6 nights
Fly:  15 h 15 min
End: London


Ouahigouya ©
Ouahigouya is a relatively notable town in northern Burkina Faso. Ouahigouya is known for . Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get advice or help at BIblioteca OLVIDO.

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London, UK to Ouahigouya is an approximately 18- hour combination of flight and car. On the 18th (Wed), you'll travel to Banfora.
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BIblioteca OLVIDO ©
BIblioteca OLVIDO


Banfora ©
Banfora is a city in south western Burkina Faso with a population of 93,750 people (2012). Banfora is known for wildlife, nature, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at Les Cascades de Banfora, take in the dramatic scenery at Karfiguela Falls, get outside with Cascade de Banfora, and get great views at Domes de Fabedougou.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Banfora driving holiday planner.

Do a combination of car, flight, and bus from Ouahigouya to Banfora in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Expect a daytime high around 44°C in March, and nighttime lows around 29°C. You'll set off for Bobo Dioulasso on the 23rd (Mon).

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Parks Nature Wildlife
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Les Cascades de Banfora ©
Les Cascades de Banfora
Les Pics de Sindou ©
Les Pics de Sindou
Karfiguela Falls ©
Karfiguela Falls

Bobo Dioulasso

Bobo Dioulasso ©
The second-largest city in the country, Bobo-Dioulasso represents both an economical and cultural center.
Bobo Dioulasso is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosque of Bobo-Dioulasso, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre Dame de Lourdes, look for gifts at Ma Copine Femmes & Creativite, and don't miss a visit to Mare aux Hippopotames.

To find more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Bobo Dioulasso travel route planning tool.

Traveling by car from Banfora to Bobo Dioulasso takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. March in Bobo Dioulasso sees daily highs of 44°C and lows of 29°C at night. On the 28th (Sat), you're off to Ouagadougou.

Things to do in Bobo Dioulasso

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Mosque of Bobo-Dioulasso ©
Mosque of Bobo-Dioulasso
Mare aux Hippopotames ©
Mare aux Hippopotames
Ma Copine Femmes & Creativite ©
Ma Copine Femmes & Creativite


Ouagadougou ©
The capital of Burkina Faso and its economic center, Ouagadougou also serves as the regional center for art and cultural preservation.
Ouagadougou is known for parks, wildlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stop by Village Artisanal de Ouagadougou, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grande Mosquee de Ouagadougou, walk around Parc Urbain Bangr-Weoogo, and enjoy some diversion at Fespaco.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Ouagadougou travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Bobo Dioulasso to Ouagadougou takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In March, plan for daily highs up to 46°C, and evening lows to 28°C. You will leave for home on the 3rd (Fri).

Things to do in Ouagadougou

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Parc Urbain Bangr-Weoogo ©
Parc Urbain Bangr-Weoogo
Parc Animalier ©
Parc Animalier
Village Artisanal de Ouagadougou ©
Village Artisanal de Ouagadougou