West Africa - Burkina Faso (Chapter)
This is the Burkina Faso chapter from Lonely Planet's West Africa guidebook.
Burkina Faso's big draws are its enchanting landscapes - from atmospheric Sahelian plains, to rolling savannah and surprising geology - and the lively cultural scene. Ouagadougou and Bobo-Dioulasso are famous for their musical traditions and beautiful handicrafts.
- wander amid otherworldly rock formations and Burkina's lush landscapes at the Sindou Peaks
- sip a few beers to the sound of Bobo-Dioulasso's fantastic live music scene
- come face to face with elephants at Réserve de Nazinga
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Understand Burkina Faso, Burkina Faso Today, History, People of Burkina Faso, Religion, Arts, Food & Drink, Environment, Directory, Transport, Ouagadougou, The Southwest, Bobo-Dioulasso & around, Banfora & around, Sénoufo Country, Gaoua & Lobi Country, The South, Pô, Réserve de Nazinga, Tiébélé & Kassena Country.
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