Voodoo Festival – Benin 2018

 

ROOTS TO GLORY TOURS – EXPERIENCE AFRICA 

Festival Vodoun, Benin!!!- January 7 - 15, 2018

 

DAY 1:
JANUARY 6, 2017 ARRIVAL IN COTONOU, BENIN

Transfer to hotel. Overnight at Hotel

DAY 2:

After breakfast we will drive to experience Vodoun ceremonies, starting with Dahouehoun (pole people) divinity.

In the afternoon we will see Sapata divinity ceremony dedicated to the god of the earth. Overnight at hotel

DAY 3:

After breakfast we will drive to see the Kokou divinity ceremony. After lunch we will see the Ganbada divinity ceremony. Overnight at hotel

 

DAY 4: 
We will participate in the Vodoun festival in Allada. We will return after shopping to the hotel. Overnight at hotel

DAY 5: 
After breakfast drive for the Vodoun festival located in Ouidah. After we will drive to Ganvie to visit the village on water with its 33,000 inhabitants living permanently on water. Return to hotel, overnight at hotel


DAY 6:
 
This will be a day of leisure

End of the Tour

COST $1800

Please inquire about the cost to roots@rootstoglory.com

Included

  • Local air-conditioned transportation
  • English speaking guide
  • Accomodations in twin rooms or single room if requested at hotels
  • Two meals per day
  • Entrance fees for visits mentioned in the itinerary
  • All Taxes

Not Included

  • Visa
  • Airfare to Benin

  • Shopping money
  • $100pp gratuity
  • Travel Insurance
  • Immunization (yellow fever is required)

*this tour would be considered "MODERATE" in terms of exertion level. It does not include a lot of walking or long car rides. Since it is January in Benin, it will be hot. All of these activities take place outdoors so dress accordingly.