Tour to Ghana, Togo, Benin: Festivals and traditions
12 days
Twelve days to discover these amazing countries, which are among the most interesting of West Africa. From the North, with almost unknown populations, to the South where you find evidence of colonial past and voodoo celebrations, by the Ashanti and the traditional festival Akwasidae.
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Tour to Ghana, Togo, Benin: Millet Festival and Egun dancing masks
13 days
The celebration of the Millet Festival, among the Krobo people, is rich in colours and jewels. It happens every year during the harvest period. A terrific ceremony and a great time of joy to thank the ancestral spirits and to invoke protection for the year which is coming up.
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Tour to Ghana, Togo And Benin: Voodoo Festival
12 days
January 10th is always a very special day in in Benin, a day for celebrating ancestral cults. In particular all the Voodoo's adepts meet in Ouidah and then convey in a long procession to the Door of No Return, some on foot while other by motorbike or taxi brousse.
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Tour to Togo and Benin: Cradle of voodoo
8 days
Enjoy a trip in two countries running alongside the Gulf of Guinea. This itinerary will take you from Lome to the Atakora chain of mountains where live the Tamberma and Somba people. From the Atakora we will drive back down to the Coast via Natitingou, Bohicon and Ganvie.
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Tour to Togo, Benin: hiking and walking discovering forests and savannah
15 days
Hikes and walking in Togo and Benin. A way to discover forest and savannah, and to visit remote villages. In West Africa, few hundred meters away from main path are enough to discover untouched realities. This is what we will experience, by getting out of our vehicles and walk into the "bush".
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Tour to Togo and Benin: At the Heart of the Magical
11 days
Come and meet with fetish priests, healers and oracles. Attend a fire dance, initiation rites and ancestral ceremonies and witness the state of deep trance the adepts can sometimes reach. Voodoo is originally from those countries, this part of the world where beliefs always remained authentic.
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Tour to Ghana: Gold Coast
8 days
Join this fantastic eight days tour to Ghana, be filled with intense emotions: discover how the Krobo people make their famous glass beads; attend Ashanti Memorials and experience the strangely happy atmosphere surrounding the whole ceremony; be touched by the moving visit to the Slave castles.
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Tour to Ghana: the Africa beyond the time
12 days
Come and live a twelve days adventure in a spirit of "expedition", that will take you to the heart of West Africa through Ghana, a country incredibly rich in traditions while experiencing an increasing modernity.
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Tour to Ghana: hiking and walking
15 days
A “slower” and gentler way to discover the rich variety of landscapes and peoples of this fascinating region on the Gulf of Guinea. In West Africa a few hundred meters off the main road you enter a totally untouched reality- this is exactly what we will experience.
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Tour to Ghana: Dipo ceremonies, Aboakyer festival and Awukudae
10 days
Every year, in Ghana, the Krobo people give birth to one of the most spectacular initiation ceremonies in West Africa: The “Dipo” ceremony meant for girls only. Over a long week-end, young girls are taught through ancestral rites how to be good mothers and wives. A highly colorful ceremony.
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Tour to Burkina Faso and Ghana: From Sahel to Gulf of Guinea
14 days
Come and live an amazing adventure from Burkina, in the Sahel, to Ghana, on the Gulf of Guinea. From dry savannah to luxuriant rain forest. From tribes performing spectacular mask dances, as Bwaba, to the Ashanti people, living in Kumasi, and their powerful Kingdom of Gold.
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Tour to Burkina-Faso: Tribal Art
9 days
Enjoy a trip to the women and men of Burkina Faso who keep on perpetuating their ancestral traditions everyday: the Gurunsi women who paint beautiful frescoes on the walls; the Lobi who still build fortified houses; the tiny villages where the Bwa people dance covered with spectacular flat masks.
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Tour to Burkina Faso : masks festival
10 days
Every year with the arrival of the rainy season, many villages, especially in the region around Bobo Dioulasso, organize incredible masks festivals to “call” for good rains. The animistic view in fact entrusts “masks” to act as intermediaries of the Gods.
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Tour To Burkina Faso: Festima, Masks Festival
10 days
In the animistic realty, the masks are entrusted to act as intermediaries able to communicate directly with the Gods. At FESTIMA festival, masks gather to perform great ceremonies.
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BETWEEN SAHARA AND OCEAN: Ultimate Expedition Marrakech to Dakar-Bijagos Archipelago
28 days
From Trans-Sahara to Black Africa MOROCCO, WESTERN SAHARA, MAURITANIA, SENEGAL, GUINEA BISSAU Lead by Alberto Nicheli, TransAfrica founder, who has a wealth of experience and understanding of West Africa tribal cultures. From 8 days of the shortest leg to 28 days of the full expedition.
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ULTIMATE EXPEDITION MARRAKECH-BISSAU, SHORTER ITINERARIES
8 to 23 days
Specials itineraries as portions of the ultimate Trans-Sahara and Black Africa expedition. Desert, adventure, tribal culture and wild nature. These journeys will be lead by Alberto Nicheli the TransAfrica founder and the discoverer of these new tracks!
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Tour To Guinea Bissau & Bijagos: The Sacred Archipelago
9 days
An amazing journey across an incredible variety of landscapes, colors and experiences. Guinea Bissau a still unknown country where borders between water and land change with each tide. An exciting itinerary perfectly mixing natural and cultural discoveries
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Tour to Senegal, Guinea Bissau: cultural discovery and nature from Dakar to Bissau
15 days
An amazing journey across an astonishing variety of landscapes and experiences, the result of many years of field research. Moving across these varied ecosystems, we encounter the main natural and cultural “milieu” of West Africa. For travellers who want to get acquainted with this intense region.
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