Burkina Faso A turn in the country of upright men. Visit of Mossi, Bobo, and
Dagara villages. A knowledge of the different ethnic groups lining in the bosom
of west Africa.
Crossing with minibus or vehicles 4X4, lodging in the best available hotels.
DAY 1 OUAGA: Arrival, transfer to the hotel.
DAY 2 OUAGA-MANEGA-LONGO: Excursion at the
museum of « bendrology » of master Pacéré Titinga Frédéric, the freak
ethnologist of Burkina Faso. Lunch in Ouaga and visit of Laongo museum. In the
evening, sculpture on granite sites realized by some artist coming from the four
corners of the world to show off evens 2 years in a last brushwood.
DAY 3 OUAGA- BOBO DIOULASSO: Early departure
toward the capital of the Sya, stop at Sabou to visit the sacred crocodiles.
Continuation on Boromo for lunch. In the evening, we will visit the small
village of Koro before we install ourselves at the hotel of Bobo Dioulasso.
DAY 4 BOBO DIOULASSO: The second most
important town of the country and capital of west African traditional music.
Visit of the town: the old quarter, the railway station, the great mosque of
clay… In the afternoon, small excursion in a typical Bobo village (Koumi).
Evening party in music (Balafon, Djembé) Lodging.
DAY 5 BOBO-BANFORA: Going for the paradise region of Banfora. Visit of the sugar cane fields
before we arrive at the dome of Febèdougou short walking towards the cascades of
Karfiguila. In the afternoon end, we will surprise the hippopotamus in the lake
of Tingrela. Dinner and night by sugar cane.
DAY 6 BANFORA-GAOUA:
On road for the Lobi country and crossing the Sénoufo villages. Stop at ruins of
Loropeni (unknown origin fort) then at Obire where you Dan, perhaps, meet the
Gan king (little ethny remain hermetic to any external civilization influence
and adore their kings at gods). Meal by sandwiches and arrival at Gaoua in the
last hours of evening. Lodging
DAY 7 GAOUA-OUAGA: Visit of some Lobi
village and continuation on Diébougou; visit of a Dagara family (more 100
members) Arrival at Ouaga in the evening . Lodging.
DAY 8 OUAGADOUGOU-DEPATURE: Visit of the
town of Ouaga; the artisanal market, the bronzers in the artisanal center for
last purchasing. Transfer to the Airport in the evening.