Ouahigouya Tourism

Ouahigouya is a relatively notable town in northern Burkina Faso. It is the capital of the Yatenga Province and one of its subdivisions the Ouahigouya Department. It is also the biggest town in the Nord Region. It is the third largest city in the country with a population of 122,677. It is situated 182 kilometres (113 mi) north-west of Ouagadougou. The city itself has a stadium, a private non-profit Paediatric Hospital with 36 beds for giving birth and 24 beds for children suffering of severe malnutrition, a post office with internet access and at least one Ecobank bank branch.


This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Ouahigouya in Burkina Faso is an ideal destination for a vacation! 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Ouahigouya.

Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Ouahigouya

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.17 USD
    • International Movie per seat 2.55 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 53.13 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 68 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 85 USD

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