The Wonderful South Togo Tour In 9 Days

Enjoy the Togolese culture and hospitality in the coastal and plateaux regions

Duration

9 days

Meeting Point

Lomé, Togo

Group Size

10 max.

Language

French & English

Minimum Age

8

Live At The Rhythm Of South Togo

South Togo Tour

9 Days - Starting at $1,285 / person

The South is the greener and cooler part of Togo. In this South Togo Tour, hike the plateaux region with its small mountains and waterfalls. Indulge in the water in the coastal area full of beaches, rivers, and lakes. Hippos are there to be spotted by adventurers. On the way, meet a plethora of artists and artisans, and discover the region's culture. Find significant historical sites and learn from the past.

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South Togo Tour Highlights

Day 1 - Arrival in Lomé
Pick up at Lomé airport, transfer at your heavenly eco-villa
Rest at the villa or choose from various activities in Lomé (beach, shopping, etc.), depending on the time of arrival
Dine at the villa and have a restorative night

Welcome to this fantastic voyage in Togo! After a warm welcome at the airport, we'll drive you to your heavenly eco-villa, nestled close to the beach. Depending on your arrival time and mood, you'll enjoy a well-deserved rest or start exploring Lomé. Later, have an exquisite dinner at the villa while the waves lull your dreams to sleep.

Eco-Villa

45 min

Day 2 - Lomé
Meet a graffiti artist and painter in his studio
Taste modern Togolese cuisine by a creative chef
Be inspired by young social entrepreneurs

You will meet a graffiti artist and painter in his studio, immersing yourself in his colorful world. His creations offer exciting perspectives on the realities of the country. Then, a local chef will treat you to modern Togolese cuisine, an explosion of exquisite flavors. In the afternoon, you will meet dedicated entrepreneurs who seek to solve everyday challenges in their neighborhoods. Their energy and ingenuity will inspire you, strengthening your connection with Lomé. Back at the villa, enjoy a welcome party with a local cuisine buffet and live music on the roof terrace facing the ocean.

Breakfast, lunch, dinner

Eco-Villa

2h

Day 3 - The Missahoe forest
Hike the Missahoe forest, learn about plants' uses
Explore a little village in the mountain
Meet a painter who uses natural pigments at his workshop by a charming waterfall

We will start with a captivating hike through the Missahoe forest, where you will discover the local flora and its fascinating uses. Afterward, a typical local lunch awaits you in a small village restaurant. You'll then explore the village streets, immersing yourself in the lives of its inhabitants. A meeting with a painter using natural pigments from the forest will dazzle you near a magnificent waterfall in the middle of nature. Finally, you'll settle into your hotel in Kpalimé before enjoying an exquisite dinner.

Breakfast, lunch

Hotel

3h30

Day 4 - Kpimé
Hike the mountain and uncover three beautiful waterfalls
Test your sense of rhythm while dancing or playing music
Meet a calabash carver at his shop

You will embark on an exciting mountain hike, revealing three magnificent waterfalls. Then, you will learn to dance and drum like real locals, immersing yourself in the country's vibrant culture. If you still have some strength left after all that effort, you will meet a calabash carver and marvel at his exceptional creations.

Breakfast, lunch, dinner

Hotel

1h

Day 5 - Tsévié
Visit a self-sufficient organic farm
Shape clay guided by experts
Settle at the Ecovillage for the night

You will visit a self-sufficient organic farm, tasting delicious local produce. Later, you will immerse yourself in the ancestral art of pottery in a village where this practice has been elevated to the rank of an art of living. At the end of the day, you'll settle into the Ecovillage, a haven of peace where you will enjoy an exquisite dinner and a peaceful night's sleep.

Breakfast, lunch

Ecolodge

4h30

Day 6 – The Tabligbo area
Learn about the art of recycling plastic manually
Meet traditional blacksmiths in a small village
Look for hippos in their reserve

You will first discover a plastic recycling workshop, where you will learn the art of eco-responsible transformation. After lunch, you will meet traditional blacksmiths in their picturesque village, immersing yourself in their craft heritage. Finally, you will search for hippos on a pirogue ride before preparing for a night in a tent under the stars.

Breakfast, dinner

Tent

3h15

Day 7 – Aneho
Embark on a pirogue at sunrise to spot hippos
Visit and lunch at the Ecomusée in Aneho
Admire the estuary of the Mono River
Diner in a restaurant by the estuary

As the sun peeks over the horizon, you will embark on a thrilling pirogue ride, gliding through the tranquil waters in search of majestic hippos in their natural reserve. Next, we will whisk you to the Ecomusée, a vibrant outdoor haven bursting with local flora. After an indulgent lunch at the Ecomusée, we will lead you on exploring the enchanting estuary of the Mono River in Aneho. As the day winds down, you'll settle into our boutique hotel in Aneho, where comfort meets charm, ensuring a restful night's sleep. Finally, prepare for a delectable dinner by the estuary, the perfect end to a day filled with extraordinary experiences.

Breakfast, lunch

Hotel

2h15

Day 8 – The coast
Visit the infamous House of Slaves
Explore Togoville with its rich history and vibrant culture
Spend a pleasant afternoon relaxing on the beach
Prepare for a dinner with a traditional dance and music show

We will begin our journey by visiting the Slave House in Agbodrafo, which is steeped in history and resilience. We will then proceed to the charming town of Togoville, where culture and history come alive at every corner. After a morning of exploration, we will treat you to a relaxing lunch and an opportunity to bask in the sun on the beautiful beach. Later in the day, we will return to our eco-villa near Lomé, where you will enjoy a sumptuous dinner followed by a mesmerizing traditional dance and music show.

Breakfast

Eco-villa

1h45

Day 9 – Depart from Lomé
Rest at the villa or choose from various activities in Lomé (beach, shopping, etc.), depending on your time of departure
Bid farewell as the tour comes to an end
Transfer to airport

Your final day in Togo promises a blend of relaxation and fond farewells! As the day unfolds, you can luxuriate at the villa, savoring every last moment of this captivating journey. Or, if time permits, seize the opportunity to engage in more exciting activities. Whether it's a tranquil massage session amidst the serene surroundings or a final exploration of local crafts and markets, this day is all about cherishing the unique experiences Togo has offered. When the time comes, we'll bid you a heartfelt farewell with memories in your heart forever. Our seamless transfer service will whisk you away to the airport, ensuring your departure is as smooth as your entire Togo adventure.

Breakfast

45 min

What's Included In The South Togo Tour

Included
Lodging in double occupancy ($230 supplement for single occupancy)
Airport transfers and transportation for the whole trip
Meals with drinks as specified
Mineral water at will
Tour guide for the whole trip
Entrance fees and local guides
Excluded
Airfare to Lomé airport
Trip insurance
Meals not specified
Personal expenses & extra drinks
Tips

Our Promise To Travel Responsibly

Local Food

We eat fufu, one of the most typical meals in the area.

Our cooks use the agricultural production of the village.

Cultural Heritage

We enjoy traditional dance and music performances.

We learn about simple living in the village.

We discover the local flora and its use.

Sustainability

We use 5-liter water bottles to limit our use of plastic.

The tableware we use is reusable and made of coconut, clay and bamboo.

Fair Trade Travel

We care about our partners and value their contributions. Therefore, we pay them a fair wage.

Our partners range from the village's traditional authority and the villagers to certified guides and local artists.

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Flexible Cancellation Policy

Book confidently with options to change your plans

Up to 90 days before departure date

Full Refund

We will send your money back, no questions asked

Up to 30 days before departure date

Free Date Changes

Change dates for the same trip and we'll apply your deposit to this trip

Up to 30 days before departure date

Free Voucher

Cancel your trip and we will send you a voucher you can use on future trips

Our Promise To Travel Responsibly

Local Food

During the South Togo Tour, we dine in restaurants that use local and organic products when available.

Vegetarian options are available. You have the opportunity to taste a large choice of dishes so you can discover the local cuisine.

Cultural Heritage

We spread knowledge about local history and culture. The economic impact of our visit contributes to their preservation.

More specifically, we learn traditional dance and music. We discover the local flora and its use. We meet people from the various regions of Togo. We learn about voodoo. We visit historical sites from World War I and the slave trade.

Sustainability

We opt for small eco-friendly hotels/lodges or guesthouses that are locally owned, built with local materials, and sustainably managed, when available.

We use 5-liter water bottles to limit our use of plastic.

We collect waste generated during the trip, and we locally recycle or safely dispose of the same.

Fair Trade Travel

We care about our partners and value their contributions. Therefore, we pay them a fair wage.

For the South Togo Tour, we partnered with villages' traditional authorities, villagers, local guides, lodge owners, and local artists.

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Flexible Cancellation Policy

Book the South Togo Tour confidently with options to change your plans

Up to 30 days before the tour start date

Full Refund

We will send all your money back, no questions asked.

From 29 to 7 days before the tour start date

Voucher: 100%

Cancel your trip, and we will send you a voucher for the full value of your trip that you can use on future bookings.

Less than 6 days before the tour start date

Voucher: 70%

Cancel your trip, and we will send you a voucher for 70% of the value of your trip that you can use on future bookings.

Acceptable Covid 19 reasons

  • Proof of Covid 19 positive test of at least one member of your party
  • Travel ban to Togo from your country of residence
  • Travel ban from Togo for people of your nationality or country of residence

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If you have a connection with Africa and you have been willing to come to the continent but didn't know how, this is your opportunity. The South Togo Tour is tailor-made for first-time visitors or those who want to connect deeper with Africa.