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Lac Nokoue, Ganvie

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Must see · Water Body · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
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Extending 11 km (6.8 mi) long and 20 km (12.4 mi) wide, the lake serves as a chief source of food to the town above it, as well as the main nesting site for many different species of birds. Take a guided canoe trip, or board one of the fishing boats to learn about the unique ways of fishing here. Alternatively, sit back on shore and admire the scenic view of the lake and nature around it. To visit Lac Nokoue and get the most from your holiday in Ganvie, create itinerary details personal to you using our Ganvie trip itinerary planner.
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  • Managed to organize a boat through Edouard Houmenou +229 96311011 who also acted as a tour guide for our trip and was very knowledgable about the different floating markets, fishing techniques and... 
    Managed to organize a boat through Edouard Houmenou +229 96311011 who also acted as a tour guide for our trip and was very knowledgable about the different floating markets, fishing techniques and...  more »
  • Firstly it's my own village. My family lives there and I spend my week-ends there. I always take my clients there do that they can experience the life style on water. It is just so amazed. 
    Firstly it's my own village. My family lives there and I spend my week-ends there. I always take my clients there do that they can experience the life style on water. It is just so amazed.  more »

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