Cotonou Vacation Packages
Cotonou, in Benin, is a city of around 700,000 inhabitants.
From here it's 1400 miles (2253 kilometers) to the west to Banjul - Gambia, Gambia and 1850 miles (2977 kilometers) to the northwest to Agadir, Morocco.
The Artisanal Center is a great educational escape for discerning families in Cotonou. Savor the quiet atmosphere, ask the staff about any temporary displays, grab something from the gift shop or just enjoy the echoes of the past.
An old religious gathering place, one of the most popular of the many historic attractions in the city, is the Cotonou Cathedral. Visit this heritage site to learn about its cultural significance and also to admire the architecture.
Watch as the birds wheel overhead, chat with the fishermen and make the most of the sunshine at the nearby beach known as Fidjrosse Beach. This is the perfect place to go to when you are are ready for a break from indoor activities. The beach is a beautiful setting and well worth visiting.
After you’ve explored all the main spots on the tourist map in Cotonou, finish your explorations into this fascinating city with a visit to the Cotonou Central Mosque.
Accommodation in Cotonou
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Discerning travelers who delight in life's little luxuries can choose from the Azalai Hotel De La Plage, at Quartier Ganhi, and the Maison Rouge, at Bid de la Marina. In a similar upmarket bracket, there is also the Novotel Orisha Cotonou and the Benin Marina Hôtel. The Novotel Orisha Cotonou is at Boulevard De La Marina, while the Benin Marina Hôtel is situated at Boulevard de la Marina.