Les Cascades de Banfora, Banfora

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#1 of 9 in Parks in Burkina Faso
Take a dip in the terraced pools of Les Cascades de Banfora, a scenic series of waterfalls along the Komoe River. Surrounded by sugarcane fields and mango trees, this spot generates a good deal of tourism in Burkina Faso, and also serves as a popular picnicking spot among locals. Take in the pristine nature and watch the water pass through layered sandstone towers. Bring your swim gear along. Put Les Cascades de Banfora into our Banfora tour planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Essential. A place to go with a local guide. Don't forget your swimsuit and camera. Impressive
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  • Lived for 9 years in Banfora and loved the waterfalls. They are quite straightforward to get to, though the dirt road can be a bit rough. The climb up to them is fairly easy and very safe. Worth spend...  more »
  • The best time to visit this place is in rainy season, don't forget to take with you , your swimming suit and a guide. A very beautiful and peaceful place. I recommende this place for pic-nics  more »
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