15 days in Ivory Coast Itinerary

15 days in Ivory Coast Itinerary

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15 days in Ivory Coast Itinerary

Start: Norwich
Fly:  18​h 30​min
1
Abidjan
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Yamoussoukro
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
3
Man
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  3​h
4
Assinie
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  19​h 30​min
End: Norwich

5
nights
Abidjan

Abidjan ©
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Abidjan: Grand Bassam (Pont De La Victoire, Musee National des Costumes, & more). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to St. Paul's Cathedral, look for gifts at CAVA - Centre Artisanal de la Ville, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and explore the striking landscape of Banco National Park.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Abidjan driving holiday planner .

Norwich, UK to Abidjan is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Traveling from Norwich in July, expect Abidjan to be somewhat warmer, temps between 32°C and 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Yamoussoukro.

Things to do in Abidjan

Outdoors Fun & Games Shopping

Side Trip

Grand Bassam
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St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral
The Plateau ©
The Plateau
Banco National Park ©
Banco National Park

2
nights
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 28th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve, get a sense of history and politics at Palais Presidentiel, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica of Our Lady of Peace, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Grande Mosquee. On the 29th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Abokouamekro Game Reserve.

To see where to stay and tourist information, use the Yamoussoukro trip itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by car from Abidjan to Yamoussoukro takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car. In July, daytime highs in Yamoussoukro are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to drive to Man.

Things to do in Yamoussoukro

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve
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Basilica of Our Lady of Peace
Basilica of Our Lady of Peace
Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve ©
Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve
Grande Mosquee ©
Grande Mosquee

2
nights
Man

Man ©
Man is a city in western Ivory Coast. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): take in the dramatic scenery at Les Cascades de Man. On the 31st (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get outside with Mont Tonkoui and then get outside with La Dent de Man.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Man online travel route planner .

You can drive from Yamoussoukro to Man in 4.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Man can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Assinie.

Things to do in Man

Outdoors Nature Parks
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Mont Tonkoui ©
Mont Tonkoui
Les Cascades de Man ©
Les Cascades de Man
La Dent de Man ©
La Dent de Man

4
nights
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.
Assinie is known for parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Dipi Crocodile Farm.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Assinie holiday planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Man to Assinie takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 26°C. On the 4th (Sun), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Assinie

Parks Wildlife
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