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8 days in Burkina Faso Itinerary
Drive + Fly: 28h
Ouagadougou— 5 nights
Fly + Drive: 28h
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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.You'll explore and learn at Musee De La Bendrologie de Manega and Musee d'Issouka. Discover out-of-the-way places like Grande Mosquee de Ouagadougou and Fespaco. There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Ouagadougou, identify plant and animal life at Ranch de Nazinga, stroll around Parc Urbain Bangr-Weoogo, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Parc Animalier.
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Manchester, USA to Ouagadougou is an approximately 28-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is 5 hours. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Manchester in December: high temperatures in Ouagadougou hover around 92°F and lows are around 64°F. You'll set off for home on the 17th (Tue).
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