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Duration
5 days 6 nights
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Tour Type
Adventure
City Tour
vodoo
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Group Size
10 Person
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Tour Guide
2 Guides
Republic of Benin

5 day Benin Discovery

Explore Benin’s vibrant culture on this captivating 5-day journey. From Cotonou to Abomey, uncover the heart of Benin’s heritage. Visit the Royal Palace in Porto-Novo, the Python Temple in Ouidah, the serene village of Ganvie, and the historical treasures of Abomey. Immerse yourself in local customs and performances. This tour is a cultural immersion into the spirit of Benin.

Inclusions:

  • Transportation
  • Tour Guide
  • Wifi
  • water

Exclusions:

  • Flights
  • vaccinations
  • Entrance fees
  • hotel
  • food

 

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Explore Benin's vibrant culture on this captivating 5-day journey. From Cotonou to Abomey, uncover the heart of Benin's heritage. Visit the Royal Palace in Porto-Novo, the Python Temple in Ouidah, the serene village of Ganvie, and the historical treasures of Abomey. Immerse yourself in local customs and performances. This tour is a cultural immersion into the spirit of Benin.

  • Arrive in Cotonou, where you'll be warmly welcomed at the airport with assistance through immigration and customs.
  • Transfer to your comfortable hotel for a relaxing check-in and debriefing.
  • In the evening, savor a delightful dinner and settle in for a peaceful night's rest at Hotel du Lac or similar.
  • Begin your day with a trip to Porto-Novo, the royal capital of Benin.
  • Explore the grand Royal Palace, an architectural masterpiece reflecting the traditions of the local royal court.
  • Immerse yourself in African art and culture at The Musée Da Silva.
  • Delve into the unique architecture of Zamgbetor House.
  • Take a boat ride along the enigmatic Black River Adjarra.
  • In the evening, witness captivating Egungun Initiations and Performances.
Return for an overnight stay in the vibrant city of Cotonou
  • Embark on a journey to Ganvie, a remarkable village that stands on stilts in the middle of a lagoon.
  • Experience the intriguing Python Temple in Ouidah, a vital part of the spiritual heritage.
  • Explore the enchanting Sacred Forest, home to rich traditions and beliefs.
  • Head back to Cotonou for a well-deserved rest.
  • Explore Abomey, a city teeming with history.
  • Delve into the past at the Museum of Abomey, where tales of the Dahomey Kingdom come to life.
  • Peruse the vibrant fetish market for unique local treasures.
  • Explore the subterranean village of Agoingointo, a hidden gem of cultural significance.
  • Cap off your day with an enthralling Voodoo performance led by a local fetish priest.
  • Spend your last morning in Cotonou savoring a delicious breakfast at the hotel.
  • If time allows, take a leisurely stroll through the local markets and bazaars.
  • Reflect on your incredible journey, filled with cultural discoveries and unique experiences.

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