BENIN

In 1996, the government of Benin declared January 10, National Voodoo Day. Voodoo is practiced by 60% of the population and on this day, followers of the various voodoo cults gather at the ‘Door of No Return’ in Ouidah, the capital of the Voodoo religion.We cross a second border to Abomey, capital of the once powerful Dahomey Empire in Benin. As well as Portnovo, Cotonou, Savalou and more.

Expeirence Benin in 8-days

Experience Benin in just 8 days . Arrive in Cotonou. Visit the village on water. Visit the capital, Port Novo and the King as well as Authentic Vodoun(voodoo) Temples. There will also be magical performances of Zangbeto " Guardian of the Night".  Visit and learn about the Birthplace of Toussaint L'Ouverture, a prominent figure in the success of the Haitian Revolution. We will visit the city Ouidah which some call the birth place of Vodoun as well as the very memorable places.

Vodun Festival Tour 7-Days

In 1996, the government of Benin declared January 10, National Voodoo Day. Voodoo is practiced by 60% of the population and on this day, followers of the various voodoo cults gather at the ‘Door of No Return’ in Ouidah, the capital of the Voodoo religion.

We cross a second border to Abomey, capital of the once powerful Dahomey Empire in Benin. The tour highlights will be experience in Port Novo, Allada and Ouidah where Supernatural activities are taking place. We will witness Masquerade ceremonies from Kuvito/Egugun  Dancers. As well as the Zangbeto demonstration and more.

 Rooted in Traditions Tour - 14 Days

This tour is  truly a fun-packed Traditional West African tour. This trip is all about celebrating our African Heritage spreading across 3 countries Ghana, Togo and Benin. We will visit many slave sites, dungeons, memorials and nature sites.We will also explore some amazing beaches as well as the night life. But the highlights of this trip will be a series of festivals taking place in each country

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Menuhati Kemma'atah

El Cajon, Ca 92021

Istayrooted@gmail.com

Tel: 619-383-4471