Known as the homeland of Voodoo (or Vodun, French Vaudou), many Togolese still practice this ancient religion or spiritual folkway. Voodoo traditions and rituals remain primitive and are highly visible across the country ... More info ›
Known as the homeland of Voodoo (or Vodun, French Vaudou), many Togolese still practice this ancient religion or spiritual folkway. Voodoo traditions and rituals remain primitive and are highly visible across the country. This tour will provide an opportunity to engage yourself in Togolese life in a remote village where Voodoo has a profound influence on the daily activities of the natives. The tour includes an overnight stay at this Voodoo village.
Day1: Drive to Agome Sevah making a quick stop at a Voodoo fishing community in Aneho. Take a tour of the village of Agome Sevah and get the chance to observe a Voodoo ritual. Enjoy a picnic lunch on the banks of River Mono. You may want to swim or paddle a canoe in the river. Stay in a basic room (dinner & breakfast incl).
Day 2: Drive to Lake Togo. Sail across the lake on a pirogue to Togoville, a center for Voodoo practices. Set out on a guided tour of the village. Enjoy a picnic lunch by the lake. Drive to your final stop at the Akodessewa Fetish Market, the world’s largest Voodoo market, where you will learn more about Voodoo rituals.
This tour requires a minimum of 2 people and include: pick up and drop off at your local hotel, English/French-speaking local guides, basic double room, private car, activity fees and complementary bottled water throughout the tour. All visa requirements are the sole responsibility of the traveler.