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HOLIDAY DESTINATIONS IN WEST AFRICA

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Links & Tours bring you info on Holiday Destinations in West Africa:- West Africa is made up of eighteen (18) Countries, the region shares a history of European colonialism from 1490’s. The West African States gained independence in the 1960’s.Holiday Destinations in West Africa

However, we can still see the relics of the European cultural influences in many. Nature blessed this region with beaches, Mountains, Valleys, Game Reserve Resorts which will make many marvel..

These sites are maintained as Natural, Cultural, and Historical Religious and Political relics/sites that make for tourist attractions.

Modern developments have also infused a sense of luxury and pleasure by adding safe hotels and accommodations, internet access of world standard in most of these tourist sites.

You don’t need to look too far to take a well deserved vacation with your family, friends or your organization.

Below are few attractions of Holiday Destinations in West Africa in nine (9) of the eighteen West African countries.

 

COUNTRY ATTRACTION AND DESCRIPTION SUITABLE FOR
BURKINAFASO

Capital:-Ouagadougou

Official Language:- French

Les PicsSindou: – Is a marvelous geological site.

Reserve De Nazinga:- A wild life park

Hippopotamus Lake of Tangrela

Other exciting ecological and historical landmarks, markets and modern cinemas.

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MAURITANIA

Capital:- Nouakchott

Official language:-Arabic

Chinguetti Mosque is UNESCO world heritage center.

The National Museum of Mauritania

The Port de Pêche is Nouakchott’s star attraction both lively and colourful,

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NIGER

Capital:- Niamey

Official Language:-French

The W National Park or W Regional Park is a major national park in West Africa around a meander in the River Niger shaped like a “W”, It accessible through Republic of Benin,Burkina Faso and Niger

Salt Ponds in Fachi and the Pottery market in Niamey.

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IVORY COAST

Capital:- Yamoussoukro

Official Language:- French

Explore Abidjan and Yamoussoukro to see the religious and political centers, the beaches also the festivals and events are wonderful for families that want to lounge. The Marche’s for various shopping experiences Individuals, Families, School Groups and Corporate Organization
GAMBIA

Capital:- Banjul

Official Language:-English

Abuko Nature Reserve:-Walk through the tropical forest of the Abuko Nature Reserve, visit Albreda and Jufureh – twin villages that were made famous by Alex Haley’s novel Roots – then cross to James Island, mid-river, to see its ruined fort.

Visit the National Museum at Banjul the capital among several others attractions

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NIGERIA

Capital:-Abuja

Official Language:-English

All the 36 states has amazing attractions from the first Storey building in Badagarythe slave trade museums the many beaches/city life of Lagos and modern cinemas and malls/golf resort to the Zuma rock in Abuja the Osun scared forest and groove the juju shrine of Arochukwu the Calabar butterfly forest, the monkey drill in the east, the relics of emirates empire in the ancient city of Kano to the Game Reserve in Yankari. The beauty of the River Niger and Benue that cuts across the middle belts, also the mountains in Idanre and Abeokuta, and the warm springs at Ikogosi.

The Calabar carnival festival, the LagosEyo festival,Osun Oshogbo festival and the Arugungu fishing festival.

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Benin

Capital:- Porto-Novo

Official  Language:- French

Royal Palaces of Abomey:-Royal Palaces of Abomey are 12 palaces spread over a 40 hectares area. Palace, Museum, history, Architecture and Culture.

Cotonou Cathedral:-The cathedral of Notre Dame de Miséricorde, commonly known as Cotonou Cathedral is a Roman Catholic cathedral, located near the Ancien Pont Bridge in Cotonou, Benin. It is noted for its distinct burgundy and white striped tiled architecture.

W National Park:-W Regional Park is a major national park in West Africa. Parks, Nature, Reserves, Ecotourism, and Rivers.

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Ghana

Capital:-  Accra

Official Language:- English

Kakum National Park:-located in the coastal environs of the Central Region of Ghana. Rainforest reserve with a canopy walkway.

National Museum of Ghana:-Museum, monument, culture and history.

Elmina Castle:- was erected by Portuguese in 1482 as São Jorge da Mina Castle, also known simply as Mina or Feitoria da Mina. Castle, history and architecture.

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Mali

Capital:- Bamako

Language:- French

Timbuktu:- also spelled as Tinbuktu, Timbuctoo and Timbuktoo, is a historical and ongoingly inhabited city in the West African nation of Mali, History, Desert, Museum, and culture.

Hombori:- Base Jumping and Mountains.

Kayes:- Cathedral s

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