Mare aux Hippopotames, Bobo Dioulasso

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A UNESCO-protected biosphere reserve, Mare aux Hippopotames abounds with wildlife. Some 1,000 hippos live within the protected area spanning some 163 sq km (63 sq mi), which also provides a safe home for a variety of bird species. Plan my day in Bobo Dioulasso using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.
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  • break somewhere nice certe without authentic but modern comfort. Sleep in a hut without even a fan is after all not that hard, excellent and inexpensive meals and the ballad by canoe on the Lake at sunset to go say hello just fantastic hippos.
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  • Visit Tengrela Lake in Bobo Dioulasso and take a ride on a dug-out canoe to see the hippos. They do not surface very much, but it was very pleasant riding through the beautiful lotuses to reach their ...  more »
  • A place to go when you stay at Bobo-Dioulasso. It's not that far. Hippos are visible from far away, but the place is magical. However, the paddlers tend to significantly raise tariffs. Negotiate if greater than 3000 FCFA/person
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