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Benin & Togo

Benin & Togo

4 Days & 3 Nights

August 23 – 27, 2021

*Option to add on Ghana
Prices from

$1,800

Per person

single & double occupancy available

Benin & Togo

– Know Your Roots –

Travel the coast of West Africa through Benin and Togo for four days of cultural and historical immersion. Explore the Benin port city of Contonou and its famous fabric market, then travel to the home of the local Tofinu people – renowned for their bamboo stilt houses and floating market. End your extension excursion in Lomé, the palm-lined capital city of Togo.

Help make your West African experience memorable, an add this excursion as an option during Chale Wote in Ghana 2021.

Add-Ons Available

Please schedule a phone call or send us a message to inquire about international round trip flights.

Combine with our Chale Wote in Ghana that starts in August 2021.

Combine with our Afrochella in Ghana that starts in December 2021.

Covid-19 Travel Restrictions

Covid-19 Updates for Benin

Covid-19 Updates for Togo

Visa Requirements

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Day to Day Itinerary

DAY 1

Arrive in Africa and Unwind

Monday – August 23, 2021
Sunday – January 2, 2022

Travel to the border crossing of Lomé as we travel to Togo. Upon your arrival you will explore the National Museum & the central market.

  Lomé .   Dinner Included

DAY 2

Février Fetish Market, Slave House and Traditional Village

Tuesday – August 24, 2021
Monday – January 3, 2022

Explore the Akodessewa fetish market and the slave market of Agbodrafo. Afterwards, you will take a boat ride for a village tour of Togoville on Lake Togo. Afterwards, visit the Cathedral and Chief Palace at Cotonou, a secret slave house operated by chiefs and slave masters in Agbodrafo.

  Cotonou .   Breakfast Included

DAY 3

Ganvié Stilt Village, Abomey, Royal Palace and Museum

Wednesday – August 25, 2021
Tuesday – January 4, 2022

One of your most unforgettable mornings of this trip will lead you to the Stilt Village of Ganvié in the center of Lake Noukoé. Visit Abomey, once one of the greatest capital cities of Africa. Spend the remaining of the evening at Cotonou Royal Palace, legend has it that it was built from the blood & bones of captives.

  Cotonou .   breakfast Included

DAY 4

Snake Temple, Sacred Forest, Door Of No Return, Accra Drop-Off

Thursday – August 26, 2021
Wednesday – January 5, 2022

Think you’ve experienced enough during your journey throughout Togo & Benin. Brace yourself as you visit the Temple of Snakes, the Sacred Forest, and the Point of No Return.

  ACCRA .   Breakfast Included

DAY 5

Depart Mama Africa

Friday – August 27, 2021
Thursday – January 6, 2022

Wake up early for an early breakfast and take some time to reflect on your life-changing experience in Mama Africa.
After breakfast we will depart for Accra ultimately unto Kotoko International Airport airport for your departure home.

  Traveling .  breakfast Included

“The world is a journey, the afterworld is home.”

– Beninese PROVERB

Your Investment

WE offer flexible & custom payment plans
contact us for a quote with flights included

Single room for one person. Couples are considered double occupancy.

August 23 – August 27, 2021
-or-
January 2 – January 6, 2022

$2,100/pp

+ ADD ON GHANA TOUR
august 13 – august 23, 2021
December 24, 2021 – January 2, 2022

+ $6,150/pp

DEPOSIT $499 $200

For alternate payment options including direct deposit & PayPal please contact us.

Custom Payment plans available at booking

One room with two beds. Paired travelers and couples will share a room.

August 23 – August 27, 2021
-or-
January 2 – January 6, 2021

$1,800/pp

+ ADD ON GHANA TOUR
august 13 – august 23, 2021
December 24, 2021 – January 2, 2022

+ $5,300/pp

DEPOSIT $499 $200

For alternate payment options including direct deposit & PayPal please contact us.

Custom Payment plans available at booking

Included

Our tour to Benin & Togo includes enjoying diverse cultural expeditions throughout the country based on single/double occupancy ensuite for all lodging.

  • Swag Bag including our ‘I Met God’ T-shirt upon arrival
  • Round Trip Transportation from Accra to Lomé. (The inclusion of transportation is contingent on your selected tour package).
  • All Lodging Accommodations.
  • Specified Meals throughout the entire tour.
  • An Away to Africa Tour Representative that travels with you 100% of the time on the ground during the duration of the tour.
  • All Transportation Costs which includes Personal Driver and Airport Pickup & Drop-off.
  • Entry Fees into all Excursions and all lounges we attend as a group.
  • Pricing is contingent on the time which tickets are purchased.

Not Included

  • International Round Trip Flight Add-On is available for each departure.
  • Required travel documentation (Valid Passport &/or Visa).
  • Parties and Events not included in package.
  • Transport outside of tours.
  • Gratuities for Guides & Drivers.
  • Travel Insurance (More Info About Insurance).*affiliate link*
  • Hotel Room Charges, Personal Telephone Calls on Hotel Phones & Laundry.
  • Souvenirs & Snacks, Lunch, Dinner & Alcoholic drinks.
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    DAY 1

    Arrive in Africa and Unwind

    Monday – August 23, 2021
    Sunday – January 2, 2022


    Travel to the border crossing of Lomé as we travel to Togo. Upon your arrival you will explore the National Museum & the central market.

      Lomé .  Dinner Included

    DAY 2

    Février Fetish Market, Slave House and Traditional Village

    Tuesday – August 24, 2021
    Monday – January 3, 2022


    Explore the Akodessewa fetish market and the slave market of Agbodrafo. Afterwards, you will take a boat ride for a village tour of Togoville on Lake Togo. Afterwards, visit the Cathedral and Chief Palace at Cotonou, a secret slave house operated by chiefs and slave masters in Agbodrafo.

      Cotonou .   Breakfast Included

    DAY 3

    Ganvié Stilt Village, Abomey, Royal Palace and Museum

    Wednesday – August 25, 2021
    Tuesday – January 4, 2022


    One of your most unforgettable mornings of this trip will lead you to the Stilt Village of Ganvié in the center of Lake Noukoé. Visit Abomey, once one of the greatest capital cities of Africa. Spend the remaining of the evening at Cotonou Royal Palace, legend has it that it was built from the blood & bones of captives.

      Cotonou .  breakfast Included

    DAY 4

    Snake Temple, Sacred Forest & Door Of No Return

    Thursday – August 26, 2021
    Wednesday – January 5, 2022


    Think you’ve experienced enough during your journey throughout Togo & Benin. Brace yourself as you visit the Temple of Snakes, the Sacred Forest, and the Point of No Return.

      Cotonou .   Breakfast Included

    DAY 5

    Depart Mama Africa

    Friday – August 27, 2021
    Thursday – January 6, 2022


    Wake up early for an early breakfast and take some time to reflect on your life-changing experience in Mama Africa.


    After breakfast we will depart for Accra’s Kotoko International Airport for your departure home.

      Traveling .  breakfast Included

    “The world is a journey, the afterworld is home.”

    – Beninese PROVERB

    Your Investment

    WE offer flexible & custom payment plans
    contact us for a quote with flights included

    Single room for one person. Couples are considered double occupancy.

    August 23 – August 27, 2021
    -or-
    January 2 – January 6, 2022

    $2,100/pp

    + ADD ON GHANA TOUR
    august 13 – august 23, 2021
    December 24, 2021 – January 2, 2022

    + $6,150/pp

    **Includes International Flight from Accra, Ghana to Lomé, Togo

    DEPOSIT $499 $200

    For alternate payment options including direct deposit & PayPal please contact us.

    Custom Payment plans available at booking

    One room with two beds. Paired travelers and couples will share a room.

    August 23 – August 27, 2021
    -or-
    January 2 – January 6, 2022

    $1,800/pp

    + ADD ON GHANA TOUR
    august 13 – august 23, 2021
    December 24, 2021 – January 2, 2022

    + $5,300/pp

    **Includes International Flight from Accra, Ghana to Lomé, Togo

    DEPOSIT $499 $200

    For alternate payment options including direct deposit & PayPal please contact us.

    Custom Payment plans available at booking

    Included

    Our tour to Benin & Togo includes enjoying diverse cultural expeditions throughout the country based on single/double occupancy ensuite for all lodging.

    • Swag Bag including our ‘I Met God’ T-shirt upon arrival
    • Round Trip Transportation from Accra to Lomé. (The inclusion of listed transportation is contingent on your selected tour package).
    • All Lodging Accommodations.
    • Specified Meals throughout the entire tour.
    • An Away to Africa Tour Representative that travels with you 100% of the time on the ground during the duration of the tour.
    • All Transportation Costs which includes Personal Driver and Airport Pickup & Drop-off.
    • Entry Fees into all Excursions and all lounges we attend as a group.
    • Pricing is contingent on the time which tickets are purchased.

    Not Included

  • International Round Trip Flight Add-On is available for each departure.
  • Required travel documentation (Valid Passport &/or Visa).
  • Parties and Events not included in package.
  • Transport outside of tours.
  • Gratuities for Guides & Drivers.
  • Travel Insurance (More Info About Insurance).*affiliate link*
  • Hotel Room Charges, Personal Telephone Calls on Hotel Phones & Laundry.
  • Souvenirs & Snacks, Lunch, Dinner & Alcoholic drinks.
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