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Ouagadougou— 1 day
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The capital of Burkina Faso and its economic center, Ouagadougou also serves as the regional center for art and cultural preservation.Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Ouagadougou, take in the spiritual surroundings of Grande Mosquee de Ouagadougou, then take in nature's colorful creations at Laongo Sculpture Symposium, and finally look for gifts at Village Artisanal de Ouagadougou.
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If you are flying in from Brazil, the closest major airport is Ouagadougou Airport. In July in Ouagadougou, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.
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