Take a dip in the terraced pools of Les Cascades de Banfora, a scenic series of waterfalls along the Komoe River. Surrounded by sugarcane fields and mango trees, this spot generates a good deal of tourism in Burkina Faso, and also serves as a popular picnicking spot among locals. Take in the pristine nature and watch the water pass through layered sandstone towers. Bring your swim gear along. PutLes Cascades de Banfora into our Banfora tour planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
Les Cascades de Banfora reviews
Went swimming in the cascades half a year ago, still no bilharziosis. Swimming in Burkina is a rare luxury so i suggest you take the possibility. Also, its an extremely beautiful landscape around... more »
Lived for 9 years in Banfora and loved the waterfalls. They are quite straightforward to get to, though the dirt road can be a bit rough. The climb up to them is fairly easy and very safe. Worth... more »
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