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West African Kingdom Tours 19 Days



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Mohamed Traore

Mandinka Ethnocultural Exped

Mandinka Ethnocultural Expeditions is a group of young Experienced travel enthusiast in West Africa

  • Local time:18:22

West African Kingdom Tours 19 Days

Discover Burkina faso,Ghana,Togo and Benin and their diversed history,culture and royalties including the Ashanti royal festival,Mole Pendjari national park,fenural cerimonies,wedding cerimonies,fishing villages,Cocoa and coffee farm tours,palm oil Ateliers,Koffin builders,Voodoo cerimonies,Traditional music and hiden tribes.


Arrive Ouagadougou Burkina Faso

You will be met by your guide,vehicle and driver.Transfer to hotel .

Hotel Le palmier Ouagadoug3*


Drive to Bobodioulasso/the land of Bobo and Dioula tribes.Visit Old mosque,central market,Train station,Traditional music museum.B&D

Les deux Palmiers 3*

Domes of Fabedougou/Bobodioulasso

Excursions to Banfora/visit Domes of Fabedougou/drive to Bobodioulasso. B&D

Hotel les deux palmiers 3

Ouagadougou/Arts center

Visit Ouagadougou Arts center popular for the best bronze sculptures in Africa.B&D

Le palmier 3* Ouagadougou

Excursions to Tiebele Royal palace

Excursions to visit a traditional mud-brick hand painted Royal palace in Tiebele.B&D

Le plamier 3* Ouagadougou

Benin/pendjari national park

Travel to northern Benin pendjari national park.UNESCO world heritage site.Elephants,Lion,Hippos,Buffalo,Baboons,Monkey & several species of birds & reptiles.B&D

Pendjari lodge
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Game drive/Koutamankou/Temberma valley/O

Morning game drive in pendjari park/visit UNESCO world heritage site at koutamankou/Temberma valley/Otamari and Betamariba tribal huts.B&D

Hotel Bourgogne 3* Natitingo
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Abomey Royal palace Museum/Ouidah

Travel to Abomey/Visit royal palace museum of Dahomey kingdom UNESCO world heritage site.Continue to Ouidah.B&D

Casa del Papa resort & spa 4

Ganvie stilt village/Cotonou/Ouidah Temp

Cruise by a local motorized boat to visit Ganvie fishing village on top of lake Noukoue/Cotonou central market/Ouidah temple of python,sacred forest and a voodoo shrine.B&D

Casa Del Papa & spa 4* Ouida
DAY 10

Togo /Lome/Togoville/Fetish market

Travel to Togo/visit Togoville by boat/visit Lome fetish market/central market and national museum B&D

Hotel Ibis Lome 4*
DAY 11


Border formalities of Togo and Ghana/drive to Kumasi,the land of Ashanti people.B&D

Golden Bean hotel Kumasi 4*
DAY 12

Royal palace/Ashanti royal festival

Visit Royal palace museum/Attend Ashanti royal festival/visit kejetia market/Bonwireh kenteh weavers/Ntonso arts center/Armed forces museum.B&D

Golden Bean hotel Kumasi 4*
DAY 13

Fort San Antonio Axim village

Drive to Axim village/visit fort San Antonio/Axim fishing community.B&D

Axim beach hotel 4*
DAY 14

Beach break Axim beach hotel

Beach break at Axim beach Eco-lodge.B&D

Axim beach hotel 4*
DAY 15

Elmina Castle/Fishing community/Asafo tr

Elmina/St George castle UNESCO world heritage site/Asafo tribal shrine/fishing community.B&D

Coconut grove hotel
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DAY 16

Cape coast Castle/Accra

Visit Cape Coast castle/continue to Accra.B&D

Kimpinski Gold Coast 5*
DAY 17

Accra city tour.

Visit National museum/Kwame Nkrumah memorial gardens/Teshi Coffin builders/Makola Market/Arts center.B&D

Kempinksi gold coast 5*
DAY 18

Optional visit to central market for sho

Optional visit to central market or stay around the hotel pool before time of departure.End of Tour B&D

Day use at Kempinski hotel 5


Day in trip
Day 1
Location Ouagadougou
Day 2
Location Bobodioulasso
Day 5
Location Ouagadougou
Day 7
Location Pendjari Park
Day 8
Location Natititingou
Day 9
Location Ouidah
Day 11
Location Lome
Day 12
Location Kumasi
Hotel Golden Bean
Day 14
Location Axim
Day 16
Location Elmina
Day 17
Location Accra


Package includes

  • Transfer from/to the airport Yes
  • Transport during the tour One Toyota land cruiser for 01-04 pax & one Toyota Hiace mini bus for 05-08 pax
  • Accommodation Confort
  • Local guides Where necessary
  • Information services Wifi in your hotels are included if you have a laptop
  • Entrance fee All included

Package excludes

  • Airfare No airfare
  • Personal expenses Non
  • Visa, consular 76fees or any other formalities. Non
  • Tips Tips are necessary 10%
  • Beverages Non
  • Additional journeys and transfers Non

More information

  • Burkina Faso issues visa upon arrival and you can collect your passport 10 hours after checking into your hotels.Benin visa is obtained at your nearest Benin embassy.Togo issues visa upon arrival at the border.Ghana visa is at your nearest Ghana embassy.Please ask questions to your tour leader,for any enquiries.


3 Reviews

Joseph & Rosalie Dixler, United States

The Best Tour Guide We Ever Had Mandinka Tours had the best guide we have ever had (in the 135 countries we have toured which included national as well as local guides) was the one we were fortunate to have in Burkina Faso and Ghana. MoMo also guides in Senegal, the Gambia, Mali, Togo and Benin. When problems occurred, he was able to think outside the box and solve them. I believe he is 37 and has an incredible personality and presence. I do not impress easily, as I previously owned a tour company in Chicago and had many guides working for me. He has guided the most important visitors to those countries—he was not bragging, but their names came up as we were traveling. Read more

Ernesto & Haiton Madarang, United States

We had the distinct opportunity to be ably guided by him through 9 countries in West Africa (Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Burkina Faso, Mali, Senegal, and Gambia. Cape Verde) for 5 weeks, from Nov. to Dec., 2015. There were 5 of us and we drove cross country on two sturdy Toyota Land Cruiser SUV covering over 9,000 miles w/o any breakdown. We visited many cultural & UNESCO Heritage sites. It was a pleasant experience & very educational. We were happy and satisfied on how the trip went without any problem whatsoever. It was quite a formidable task to cross 9 borders & deal w/ customs & immigration but “Momo” handled it efficiently. “Momo” is quite an extraordinary guide as he was very caring & concerned w/ our safety & comfort. He billeted us in good hotels & made sure the food were both palatable & safe. None of us got sick for 5 weeks. He is very pleasant, down to earth, easy going, and easy to talk to, entertaining w/ good sense of humor. Not only does he have good command of English w/ clear diction but also quite intelligent w/ broad knowledge of the cultures, tradition, history, and politics of each country we visited. He is quite aware of the poor socio-economic situation of Africa & expresses passionately that education is the key to alleviate the situation. Though born & raised in a Muslim country in Islamic tradition, he is unusually quite liberal & open minded having acquired some of his education in Christian school. “Momo” is also patient & very accommodating & will go out of his way to attend to our needs. With regards to communication w/ his tour company, we had no problem. He answers your email & questions promptly. We found him & his company reliable & trustworthy. We vouch for his good moral character as well as trustworthiness & reliability of his Tour Company. Based on all of the narrative above, we highly recommend, without reservations, Mr. Traore & the Mandinka Tours to any individual or tour group wanting to visit West Africa. Read more

Paul & Sindi March, United States

Job Well Done! We had a GREAT tour with Mohamadine. He is a great guide and gave us the real insight into the cultures, not the sanitized versions. We felt safe with him and knew that he was watching out for our best interests at all times. We have no reservations in giving him the highest recommendation. In addition, he deserves a big "job well done" for all he went through in getting us to the airport in Lagos safely and on time. This was not an easy or cheap thing to do, as I'm sure he will fill you in. It takes an experienced guide to know how to arrange the things he did for us while causing inconvenience for himself as well as our driver. Thank you Mandinka Tours for arranging a wonderful trip for us. Read more

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