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Touken Destination Guide

Explore Touken in Burkina Faso.

Touken in the region of Centre is a place in Burkina Faso - some 3 mi (or 5 km) North-East of Ouagadougou, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Touken

Current time in Touken is now 06:05 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Ouagadougou" with an UTC offset of 0 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tamale, Ziniaré, Zagtouli, Yargo, Dar Salam or Mopti. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Tangen, Tampoui, Taptenga, Sissen, Saba and Nioko II. We saw some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

34°C / 93 °F Overcast clouds
Morning Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Evening Temperature 37°C / 98 °F
Night Temperature 34°C / 93 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 40%
Air Pressure 1011.9 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Friday, 26th of April 2019
Overcast clouds.
Overcast clouds Day: 39°C (102 °F)
Night: 36°C (97 °F)
Saturday, 27th of April 2019
Few clouds, calm.
Few clouds Day: 41°C (105 °F)
Night: 37°C (99 °F)
Sunday, 28th of April 2019
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.
Scattered clouds Day: 38°C (101 °F)
Night: 37°C (98 °F)


Burkina Faso Mission Trip 2007

09:39 min ( March 23, 2008 by Kevin Ford)
Views: 764 - Rating: 5/5

First Alliance Youth Mission trip to Burkina Faso, WA

Smooth take-off from Ouagadougou 1

02:58 min ( October 31, 2009 by kurtstubin)
Views: 2,830 - Rating: 5/5

Smooth take-off from Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, with Air Burkina flight to Bamako Mali

AMBIANCE(S) Clip 4 - Ouagadougou - Burki...

04:04 min ( June 04, 2011 by rascaproduction)
Views: 9,542 - Rating: 4.85714/5

Voici un quatrième clip vidéo de la collection Africa Road Trip composé d'images prises lors de nos différents voyages sur le continent Africain. Nous vous proposons ici une ballade du coté de Ou...

Salif Keita Concert

06:29 min ( June 21, 2009 by Jeff Attaway)
Views: 4,102 - Rating: 1/5

Concert in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso on 20 June 2009 at the SIAO. Was a great time and hope I get a chance to see him play again. www.attawayjl.com

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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Touken during the next days.


Session De Formation Toastmasters 2018-2019

Beginning: 05:00 pm (17:00).
More on eventful.com.

Interesting facts about this location

University of Ouagadougou

Founded in 1974, the University of Ouagadougou is located in the area of Dawn Van Noord in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. In 1995 a second campus for professional education known as University Polytechnique of Bobo (UPB) was opened in the city of Bobo Dioulasso and a third campus for teacher training in Koudougou in 1996. The UO consist of seven Training and Research Units (UFR) and one institute.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 12.4, -1.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 1974, Forestry education, Ouagadougou, Universities and colleges in Burkina Faso

Congress for Democracy and Progress

The Congress for Democracy and Progress (Congrès pour la Démocratie et le Progrès, CDP) is the ruling political party in Burkina Faso. Since 2012, its National Executive Secretary is Assimi Kouanda.

More reading: Congress for Democracy and Progress homepage
Located at 12.4, -1.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Political parties in Burkina Faso

Ouagadougou Airport

Ouagadougou Airport is an airport located in the centre of the city of Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso. In 2004, the airport served 241,466 passengers (+18.5% vs. '03).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 12.4, -1.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Burkina Faso, Buildings and structures in Ouagadougou

Stade du 4-Août

Stade du 4 Août is a multi-purpose stadium in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. It is currently used mostly for football matches and it also has an athletics track. The stadium has a capacity of 35,000 people. http://www. fussballtempel. net/caf/listecaf. html Etoile Filante Ouagadougou play their homes games at the stadium.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 12.4, -1.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Athletics (track and field) venues in Burkina Faso, Buildings and structures in Ouagadougou, Football venues in Burkina Faso, Multi-purpose stadiums, National stadiums, Sports venues in Burkina Faso

Kadiogo Province

Kadiogo is a province of Burkina Faso, located in its Centre Region. Its area is of 2,805 km², containing six departments and a population of around 1,409,000 (2004). Its capital is also the State capital, Ouagadougou. It features the central plateau of the country. It is highly urbanized and is the most densely populated province.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 12.4, -1.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Kadiogo Province, Provinces of Burkina Faso

Quote of the moment

People travel to faraway places to watch, in fascination, the kind of people they ignore at home.

Dagobert D. Runes