10 days in Ivory Coast Itinerary

10 days in Ivory Coast Itinerary

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Assinie
— 1 day
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Man
— 1 night
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Yamoussoukro
— 2 nights
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Abidjan
— 6 nights

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Assinie

Assinie
A coastal resort town in the Ivory Coast, Assinie acts as a tranquil haven from the bustle of Abidjan some 80 km (49 mi) to the west.
On the 2nd (Sun), identify plant and animal life at Dipi Crocodile Farm.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Assinie travel planner.

Lagos, Nigeria to Assinie is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone difference moving from West Africa Standard Time (WAT) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 1 hour. In August, daily temperatures in Assinie can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can drive to Man.

Things to do in Assinie

Parks · Wildlife
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Man

Man ©
Man is a city in western Ivory Coast. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): head outdoors with La Dent de Man, get outside with Mont Tonkoui, and then admire the sheer force of Les Cascades de Man.

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You can drive from Assinie to Man in 8.5 hours. In August in Man, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 25°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Yamoussoukro.

Things to do in Man

Outdoors · Parks · Nature
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Outdoor Activity
Mont Tonkoui
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La Dent de Man
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Yamoussoukro

Yamoussoukro
Unlike many of the world's cities with infrastructure trying to keep up with population, Yamoussoukro has no such problem--many of the city's sprawling six-lane highways and hotels were built before anybody lived here.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): get a sense of history and politics at Palais Presidentiel, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica of Our Lady of Peace, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grande Mosquee. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Abokouamekro Game Reserve.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Yamoussoukro online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Man to Yamoussoukro takes 4.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Yamoussoukro can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Abidjan.

Things to do in Yamoussoukro

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife
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Religious Site
Grande Mosquee
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Abidjan

Abidjan ©

Paris of Africa

As Cote d'Ivoire's largest city and economic hub, Abidjan boasts the reputation of West Africa's party capital, while its rich culture remains evident in its numerous film festivals and a booming music scene.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at CAVA - Centre Artisanal de la Ville and PlaYce-Marcory. Discover out-of-the-way places like Spas & Wellness and Ivoire Golf Club. Get out of town with these interesting Abidjan side-trips: Grand Bassam (Pont De La Victoire, Maison Varlet, &more). The adventure continues: visit The Plateau, explore the striking landscape of Banco National Park, find something for the whole family at Doraville, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Grande Mosquee du Plateau.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Abidjan trip planner.

Getting from Yamoussoukro to Abidjan by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Yamoussoukro in August: highs in Abidjan hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Abidjan

Shopping · Parks · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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Neighborhood
The Plateau
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National Park
Banco National Park
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