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Ouidah in Benin

Ouidah is a city in southern Benin, the history of Ouidah begins with the slave trade, you will be able to travel the slave route, the path that the slaves used to take to join the ships to the gate of no return on the seafront. The History Museum of Ouidah, located in the 18th century Portuguese fort, tells the story.
Ouidah becomes the cradle of voodoo worship. The Temple Of The Pythons is dedicated to the deity of the Dangbe serpent; The Sacred Forest of Kpassé a small wooded area with sculptures and wood carvings representing voodoo deities . You will meet the spiritual leader and attend a vodou ceremony if you wish.

Duration 1/2 day, with or without lunch
If you do not have time to devote a day to the discovery of voodoo in Benin, we offer a shorter excursion organized around the visit of the sacred places, including the temple of the pythons and the meeting of the spiritual leader.

Included in this activity :

Transportation to and from the Museum, Guided tours, water packs and entrance fees

Not included in this activity :

Catering

Duration: 12 hour(s):

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