19 days in Ivory Coast Itinerary

19 days in Ivory Coast Itinerary

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19 days in Ivory Coast Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly + Drive:  22​h 45​min
1
Assinie
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Grand Bassam
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h
3
Man
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
4
Yamoussoukro
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Abidjan
— 5 nights
Fly:  21​h 30​min
End: Toronto

2
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 . Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore and take pictures at Dipi Crocodile Farm.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Assinie itinerary planner.

Toronto, Canada to Assinie is an approximately 23-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Toronto to Assinie. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Toronto in May; daily highs in Assinie reach 37°C and lows reach 28°C. On the 17th (Fri), you're off toGrand Bassam.

Things to do in Assinie

Wildlife Parks
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3
nights
Grand Bassam

Grand Bassam ©
Lying on the southeast Ivory Coast, Grand Bassam not only boasts golden beaches and French colonial architecture, but also holds the title of World Heritage Site.
Visit Maison Varlet and Maison Ganamet for their historical value. Do some cultural sightseeing at Musee National des Costumes and La 1ere boutique CFAO installe a BASSAM. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Ex Poste de Douane, snap pictures at Pont De La Victoire, and make a trip to Palais de Justice Nouveau.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Grand Bassam trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Assinie to Grand Bassam takes 1.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Grand Bassam can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. You'll set off for Man on the 20th (Mon).

Things to do in Grand Bassam

Historic Sites Museums
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Musee National des Costumes ©
Musee National des Costumes
Maison Ganamet ©
Maison Ganamet

3
nights
Man

Man ©
Man is a city in western Ivory Coast. Get in touch with nature at Les Cascades de Man and La Dent de Man. Next up on the itinerary: get outside with Mont Tonkoui.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Man tour itinerary maker .

Traveling by flight from Grand Bassam to Man takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Grand Bassam in May, Man is little chillier at night with lows of 26°C. On the 23rd (Thu), you're off toYamoussoukro.

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

3
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve and Abokouamekro Game Reserve. Visit Basilica of Our Lady of Peace and Grande Mosquee for their historical value. The adventure continues: ponder the world of politics at Palais Presidentiel.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Yamoussoukro trip planner .

You can drive from Man to Yamoussoukro in 4.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 26°C. You will leave for Abidjan on the 26th (Sun).

Things to do in Yamoussoukro

Wildlife Parks 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

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.
Get outdoors at Banco National Park and Ivoire Golf Club. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at St. Paul's Cathedral and Grande Mosquee du Plateau. The adventure continues: learn more about the world around you at Musee des Civilisations de Cote d’Ivoire, get your game on at Dream Zone Virtual Reality, wander the streets of Treichville, and look for gifts at CAVA - Centre Artisanal de la Ville.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Abidjan day trip planning tool .

You can drive from Yamoussoukro to Abidjan in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train. While traveling from Yamoussoukro, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Abidjan, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Abidjan

Parks Shopping Outdoors
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Highlights from your plan
St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral
Banco National Park ©
Banco National Park
The Plateau ©
The Plateau

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