8 days in Togo Itinerary

8 days in Togo Itinerary

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8 days in Togo Itinerary

Start: Lagos
Fly:  1​h 30​min
— 3 nights
Drive:  6​h
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 30​min
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  3​h 15​min
End: Lagos


Lome ©
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.
Explore Lome's surroundings by going to Lac Togo (in Togoville) and O Lodge (in Agbodrafo). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some photo ops at Monument de l'Independance, look for gifts at La Civette, see the interesting displays at Musee International du Golfe de Guinee, and pause for some serene contemplation at Lome Cathedral.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Lome trip builder .

Lagos, Nigeria to Lome is an approximately 1.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Western African Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 1 hour. In December in Lome, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can go by car to Kara.

Things to do in Lome

Shopping Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Lac Togo, O Lodge
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Grand Marche ©
Grand Marche
Monument de l'Independance ©
Monument de l'Independance
National Museum ©
National Museum


Kara ©
Kara is a city in northern Togo, situated in Kara Region, 413 km north of the capital Lomé. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Koutammakou.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Kara online driving holiday planner .

Getting from Lome to Kara by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Lome in December, expect a bit cooler with lows of 22°C in Kara. On the 24th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Kpalime.

Things to do in Kara

Historic Sites
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Koutammakou ©


Kpalime ©
Kpalimé is a city in the Plateaux Region of Togo, 120 km north of Lomé and 15 km from the Ghanaian border. Kpalime is known for nature, shopping, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the sheer force of Cascade de Kpime, take a peaceful walk through Foret de Missahohe, stop by Aklala Batik du Togo, and contemplate the long history of Chateau Vial.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Kpalime trip itinerary maker app .

Drive from Kara to Kpalime in 5.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kpalime

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Cascade de Kpime ©
Cascade de Kpime
Mount Agou ©
Mount Agou
Foret de Missahohe ©
Foret de Missahohe