— 1 night
Fri, Oct 7 - Sat, Oct 8
Ouagadougou — 1 night
The capital of Burkina Faso and its economic center, Ouagadougou also serves as the regional center for art and cultural preservation.Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): stop by Village Artisanal de Ouagadougou, then walk around Parc Urbain Bangr-Weoogo, and then get to know the resident critters at Parc Animalier. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Grande Mosquee de Ouagadougou, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Ouagadougou, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Ouagadougou Markets, then take in nature's colorful creations at Laongo Sculpture Symposium, and finally don't miss a visit to marche de Sankariare.
To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Ouagadougou trip maker website.
If you are flying in from The Netherlands, the closest major aiport is Ouagadougou Airport. In October, daily temperatures in Ouagadougou can reach 42°C, while at night they dip to 28°C.
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