4 days in Togo Itinerary

4 days in Togo Itinerary

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Fly to Tamale, Drive to Kara
— 1 day
— 2 nights
Fly to La Guardia Airport, Drive to New York City


Kara — 1 day

Kara is a city in northern Togo, situated in Kara Region, 413 km north of the capital Lomé. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Koutammakou.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Kara trip planner.

New York City, USA to Kara is an approximately 22-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight, ferry, car, and bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is 5 hours. In August in Kara, expect temperatures between 83°F during the day and 69°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Lome.
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Lome — 2 nights

The Pearl of West Africa

Sometimes called the Pearl of West Africa, Lome contains a cheerful spirit shown through its bustling street markets where both locals and visitors meet on a regular basis.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): hunt for treasures at Grand Marche, pause for some photo ops at Monument de l'Independance, then get engrossed in the history at National Museum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Lome Cathedral.

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Traveling by car from Kara to Lome takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Kara in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Lome, with lows of 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.
Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums
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Togo travel guide

Flea Markets · Monuments · Historic Sites
Long, thin Togo makes the most of its shape, possessing an array of seemingly handpicked environments. White-sand beaches on the Atlantic coast act as the base for some of the most restful trips in the region, while the sparsely populated north of the country boasts towering mountains and a set of interesting cultural and historic sites, highlights of trips to Togo. The capital city sits beachside and offers the best partying in the country, as well as a number of religious and ethnic festivals throughout the year, celebrating the diverse cultures of the region's population.