Burkina Faso Flag Icon

Yako Destination Guide

Explore Yako in Burkina Faso.

Yako in the region of Nord with it's 22,904 inhabitants is located in Burkina Faso - some 65 mi (or 104 km) North-West of Ouagadougou, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Yako

Time in Yako is now 12:56 PM (Saturday). 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, Ouonon, Tougan, Tindilla or Mopti. Since you are here already, consider visiting Zinigen, Zambele, Yako, Toesse, Toesse and Boura. We also found some pictures.




Booking.com

Photos provided by Panoramio are under the copyright of their owners.


Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast


Videos

Videos provided by Youtube are under the copyright of their owners.


Interesting facts about this location

Yako

See also Yako (fox) about the fox. See also Yako (text) for the work by Hidemitsu Tanaka. Yako is a town in northern Burkina Faso, once capital of a small state. It lies 109 kilometres north-west of Ouagadougou. Yako is known for its large mosque, and as the birthplace of Thomas Sankara. \t\t \t\t\tYako Mosquee. jpg \t\t\t Mosque in the center of Yako \t\t\t \t\t \t\t \t\t\tYako gare routiere. jpg \t\t\t Bus station of Yako

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 12.97, -2.27 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Passoré Province, Populated places in the Nord Region (Burkina Faso)

Passoré Province

Passoré is one of the 45 provinces of Burkina Faso, located in its Nord Region. Its capital is Yako. Passore is divided into 9 departments: Arbolle Bagare Bokin Gomponsom Kirsi La-Todin Pilimpikou Samba Yako See also: Regions of Burkina Faso Provinces of Burkina Faso

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 12.97, -2.27 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Passoré Province, Provinces of Burkina Faso

Gomponsom Department

Gomponsom is a department or commune of Passoré Province in north central Burkina Faso. Its capital lies at the town of Gomponsom.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 12.97, -2.27 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Departments of Burkina Faso, Passoré Province

Bingo Department

Bingo is a department in the province of Boulkiemdé, west of Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso. As of 2005 it had a population of 16541. Its capital lies at the town of Bingo. Bingo was a location in the American television series The Amazing Race 12 (2007).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 12.97, -2.27 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Boulkiemdé Province, Departments of Burkina Faso

Zondoma Province

Zondoma is one of the 45 provinces of Burkina Faso, located in its Nord Region. Its capital is Gourcy. Zondoma is divided into 4 departments: Bassi Boussou Gourcy Tougo

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 12.97, -2.27 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Provinces of Burkina Faso, Zondoma Province

Related Locations

Information of geographic nature is based on public data provided by geonames.org, CIA world facts book, Unesco, DBpedia and wikipedia.