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6 days in Ivory Coast Itinerary
Abidjan— 4 nights
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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.Head to CAVA - Centre Artisanal de la Ville and PlaYce-Marcoryfor some retail therapy. Museum-lovers will get to explore Musee National des Costumes and Musee des Civilisations de Cote d’Ivoire. There's still lots to do: wander the streets of The Plateau, explore the striking landscape of Banco National Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.
To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Abidjan trip planning website .
Newark, USA to Abidjan is an approximately 21-hour flight. Traveling from Newark to Abidjan, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Newark in September, Abidjan is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Abidjan
Musee National des Costumes
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