Best Places to Visit in Burkina Faso


The landlocked country of Burkina Faso is one of the poorest nations in Africa. We agree that this place lacks in wealth and resources, but still, the site is full of spirit and natural beauty. However, the main attraction here is the natural landscapes that range from the rugged outcrops of the Sindou Peaks to the abundant Wildlife.

Without any further discussion, here are our top 3 picks in Burkina Faso.

  1. Ouagadougou:

Ouagadougou is popularly known as Ouaga. Ouaga is the capital of Burkina Faso and is home to the administration & economic centers of the country. The architecture and sights of here will leave you overwhelmed. Dance, live music, a crafts market, and awesome festivals, all these things will make your trip memorable.

  • Bobo-Dioulasso:

The city Bobo-Dioulasso is popularly known as Bobo, and it is the 2nd largest city in Burkina Faso. Despite its size, the town offers the exclusive feel, which makes it a favorite resting spot for travelers from all backgrounds and budgets. The restaurants and live music in the city are some of the best in Burkina Faso.

  • Banfora:

Banfora is located in one of the most beautiful parts of Burkina Faso. The town is not much of a draw for visitors, but the location is gorgeous. The nearby attractions here include Tengrela Lake, which is the best location to spot hippos.

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