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Banfora Destination Guide

Touring Banfora in Burkina Faso

Banfora in the region of Cascades Region with its 60,288 citizens is a city located in Burkina Faso - some 249 mi or ( 401 km ) South-West of Ouagadougou , the country's capital city .

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Time in Banfora is now 03:16 AM (Saturday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Ouagadougou " with a UTC offset of 0 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Yamoussoukro, Korhogo, Kumasi, Toumousseni, and Tionouna. Being here already, consider visiting Yamoussoukro . We collected some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Check out our recommendations for Banfora ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


En voiture dans Banfora, Burkina Faso - Association Soleils d'Afrique

0:31 min by Soleils d'Afrique
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Secteur 1 - Marché de Banfora Centre ville de Banfora Banfora est une ville récente, créée en 1903. Elle est la capitale de la région des Cascades et de la provin ..

Lake Tengrela

0:48 min by Jeroen Dobber
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A visit to lake tengrela near Banfora in Burkina Faso ..

Sugarcane Burkina faso

2:24 min by Jeroen Dobber
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Driving trough the sugercane field in Burkina Faso ..

Maxence - Une potion en pr Jpbigan's photos around Banfora, Burkina Faso

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Preview of Jpbigan's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor™ TripWow slideshow creator. Entry from: Banfora, Burkin ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Banfora Department

Banfora is a department or commune of Comoé Province in southern Burkina Faso. Its capital lies at the town of Banfora. According to the 1996 census the department has a total population of 88,808.

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Located at 10.63 -4.75 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Comoé Province, Departments of Burkina Faso

Comoé Province

Comoé is one of the 45 provinces of Burkina Faso, located in its Cascades Region. The capital of Comoé is Banfora. The population of Comoé was 400,534 in 2006. Comoé is divided into 9 departments:

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Located at 10.63 -4.75 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Comoé Province, Provinces of Burkina Faso

Stade Banfora

Stade Banfora is a multi-use stadium in Banfora, Burkina Faso. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Union Sportive de la Comoé. The stadium holds 6,000 people.

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Located at 10.65 -4.75 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Tags: Football venues in Burkina Faso

Lake Tengrela

Lake Tengrela is a small lake near Banfora in Burkina Faso. It is known for its hippopotamuses. Locals believe that these hippopotamuses do not attack humans because they are sacred hippopotamuses. Crocodiles are almost never seen in this lake. It is 2 km long and 1.5 km wide.

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Located at 10.64 -4.81 (Lat./Long.); Less than 5 km away
Tags: Lakes of Burkina Faso

Banfora Airport

Banfora Airport is an airport serving Banfora in Burkina Faso.

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Located at 10.68 -4.72 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
Tags: Airports in Burkina Faso