Explore Kétou and Porto Novo

Explore Kétou and Porto Novo

3 Days / 2 Nights Kétou and Porto Novo, with car and driver, hotel, meals and excursions

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Day 1

Departure from Cotonou in the morning.

In Porto Novo you will visit:

  • the Da Silva Museum with the history of Benin, also some old cars, arts and other items can be found here.
  • the Market with its local products and
  • the Ethnography Museum where you can learn among other things about the Gèlèdè dance.

In Sakété you will bring a visit to some historic and cultural sites.


Oldest mosque in Benin is being restored
Oldest mosque in Benin is being restored

Arrival in Kétou and check in Résidence Céline Hotel.

Some time to spend for yourself.  City tour by foot in Kétou.

After the tour you will enjoy dinner.

In the evening history telling by an old man about the village Kétou.

Overnight stay in Résidence Céline Hotel.

Day 2

Departure after breakfast to visit the Royal Palace, the Historic Museum, the Magic Gate and the Sacred Garbage.

Lunch at the hotel.

Departure to Idigny village, where you will visit the two sacred rivers and the underground houses.

Akaba Idena Ketou with the magic gate
Akaba Idena Ketou with the magic gate

Back to hotel where you have time for yourself to swim, rest or other activities.

Overnight stay in Résidence Céline Hotel.

Day 3

Departure after breakfast to Porto Novo.

Excursion to Aguégués by boat. You can see the stilt villages built half on the water, the land, half on the river and Lake Nokoué.  Many birds like the colorful Kingfisher can be seen here.

Lunch in ‘’Jardin des plantes’’ in Porto Novo.

Back to Cotonou where you arrive late afternoon.

Inclusive in this tour:
  • Hotel mentioned, based on double room.
  • Tourist tax.
  • Transport by car with driver.
  • All meals mentioned in the itinerary; breakfast, lunch and dinner (with lunch and dinner a soft drink or local beer is included).
  • One bottle of mineral water per person per day (of 1,5 L).
  • Excursion by boat with guide.
  • Entrances and excursions mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Bookings fee 20.000 CFA or €30,00
  • Personal expenses like drinks and food not mentioned under inclusive.
  • Insurances.
  • Any other charges of hiring a service for personal enjoyment/assistance like portages, tips, insurance, laundry, mineral water etc.
  • Any service/assistance not covered under inclusive.
  • Calamities caused by nature, terrorism or other causes.
  • All other things not mentioned under inclusive.


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