Top things to do

Museum in Gaoua & Lobi Country

Musée de Poni

This excellent ethnological museum contains full-scale reproductions of Lobi and Gan compounds, as well as a wide range of photographs and artefacts. The guides really know their stuff, too; Golane Oumar is particul…
African in Gaoua & Lobi Country

Le Flamboyant

One of the town's better maquis, right in the centre of town; expect the usual rice or tô (millet- or sorghum-based pâte) with sauce.
Arts & Crafts in Gaoua & Lobi Country

Association Pour la Promotion Féminine de Gaoua

A great place to find local produce, such as shea-butter soap and creams, pottery and textiles.