TOGO & BENIN
IN THE LAND OF TRIBES AND MASKS
Enjoy a trip in two countries running alongside the Gulf of Guinea, tiny and fascinating. During your trip, you will experience tribal villages and ways of living embedded with powerful cultural traditions. This itinerary will take you from Lomé to the Atakora Mountains. You will discover the Tamberma and Somba tribes, who live and build spectacular adobe castles. You will learn about their social structure by listening to how their houses are organized. Meet with Taneka people who live following strict cultural rules. The men’s life is punctuated by a long initiation rite. From the Atakora back to the coast: the cradle of voodoo. Come and meet with fetish priests, healers, and oracles. Witness the state of deep trance adepts can reach when, during voodoo ceremonies, they “become gods”.
November 11-19, 2022
10 DAYS / 9 NIGHTS
English-speaking tour guides during your trips
Entrance fees to all sites on the itinerary
Welcome & Farewell Dinner at Local Restaurants
All service charges and taxes
What's Not Included?
(Cardinal Bernadin Gantin de Cotonou International Airport)
Yellow Fever Shot
Visa- single entry visa for Togo and Benin
PCR Covid-19 Test to enter Togo and Benin
Covid-19 Test to Enter the USA or other country
Voodoo Ceremony and Culture
Central market with its famous “Nana Benz”
Casa do Brasil
Route of Slaves
The Sacred Forest of Kpasse
Yoruba Kingdom, and a visit to the King
Visit to the King of Porto Novo
Door of no Return
Toussaint Louverture Monument
Village on Stilts
Price per person in double occupancy room - $2550
Single Room Supplement - (due at time of deposit) - $600
Deposit - $250
A payment plan is available for the remaining balance.
Please note: Paying your deposit As soon as possible is highly suggested due to limited availability, spots will be allocated on a first come first serve basis.
Travel Health Insurance is Required
PS: This trip is NOT for you if you have a problem with tipping, long car rides, getting on small boats, if you expect western world level of luxury. This is not for you if you can't be flexible and go with the flow. Be prepared to get uncomfortable, have fun and learn.
Ready to get out of your comfort zone and try something new, make memories and have the best time of your life, then this trip is for you.
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