Museum in Ouagadougou

Musée de la Musique

You don't need to be into music to enjoy this excellent museum: the Burkinabé live and breathe music and a visit to the museum serves as a great introduction to Burkinabé culture. At the time of writing, the museum …
Museum in Bobo-Dioulasso

Musée Communal Sogossira Sanon

A small museum that showcases masks, statues and ceremonial dress from all over Burkina Faso. There are full-scale examples of traditional buildings inside the grounds.
Museum in Ouagadougou

Musée National

After its long-awaited move to new premises, the Musée National has been left a little out on a limb, almost 10km east of the town centre. The displays of the various masks, ancestral statues (especially from L…
Lake in Banfora

Tengréla Lake

Just 7km west of Banfora, Tengréla Lake is home to a variety of birdlife and, if you're lucky, you'll see hippos (especially from January to April). The admission price includes a pirogue (traditional canoe) trip.
Waterfall in Banfora

Karfiguéla Waterfalls

The Karfiguéla Waterfalls are at their best during and just after the rainy season when, unfortunately, the dirt tracks leading to the falls can be impassable. But, whatever the season, it's worth the journey.
Landmark in Banfora

Dômes de Fabedougou

Outdoors in Burkina Faso

Sindou Peaks

Park in Burkina Faso

Parc National de Taï

Museum in Gaoua & Lobi Country

Musée de Poni