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Book flights to Boulsa

Boulsa is a town in central-northern Burkina Faso, located in the Namentenga Province. It's known as the capital of the Mossi people, an ethnic group that makes up about half of Burkina Faso's population. The town itself is relatively small, with a population of around 12,000 people. The Mossi people are famous for their impressive masks, which they use in ceremonies and celebrations. If you visit Boulsa, you might be lucky enough to see one of these masks in person!

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Airports near Boulsa

Here are 4 airports available for your flights to Boulsa, simplifying your travel arrangements. With these options, travelling to and from Boulsa becomes effortlessly straightforward.

Ouagadougou International Airport

Located approximately 150 kilometres southeast of Boulsa, Ouagadougou International Airport is the closest major airport to the city. It is the main international gateway to Burkina Faso and offers a range of domestic and international flights.


Bobo-Dioulasso Airport

Situated around 400 kilometres southwest of Boulsa, Bobo-Dioulasso Airport is another option for travellers. While it is a bit further away, it is still within a reasonable driving distance. This airport serves as a hub for domestic flights and also offers some international connections.


Niamey International Airport

If you are willing to take a connecting flight, Niamey International Airport in neighboring Niger is an option. It is located approximately 500 kilometres northwest of Boulsa. From Niamey, you can find flights to various destinations in West Africa and beyond.


Lomé-Tokoin Airport

Another possibility for travellers is Lomé-Tokoin Airport in Togo. It is situated around 600 kilometres south of Boulsa. While it may require a longer drive, Lomé-Tokoin Airport offers a wider range of international flights and connections to different parts of the world.

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Buy your flights to Boulsa and pay later

Using Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) for flights to Boulsa offers several advantages. Spread the cost of your booking over time for more flexibility in managing travel expenses, making your adventure more budget-friendly.

There are often no interest charges if paid within the agreed timeframe, but this will need to be checked with the lending provider, and it can ease budgeting for your trip, ensuring a stress-free travel experience.

Things to do in Boulsa

With a wide variety of attractions in Boulsa, we've narrowed it down to our top 3 selections to make your planning easier:

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The Sacred Crocodile Ponds

Discover the Sacred Crocodile Ponds near Boulsa. Interact with sacred Nile crocodiles, revered by locals for their spiritual powers. Witness traditional rituals and learn about their cultural significance. A unique and fascinating attraction awaits you.

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The Ruins of Loropeni

History buffs must visit the Ruins of Loropeni, a UNESCO World Heritage Site 150km from Boulsa. These well-preserved stone settlements date back to the 11th-15th centuries and were once a fortress. Explore and imagine the lives of ancient inhabitants.

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The Market of Boulsa

Visit Boulsa's bustling market to experience local culture. Explore colourful stalls selling fresh produce, spices, textiles, and handicrafts. Try traditional dishes like tô and dolo. Immerse yourself in the daily life of the Burkinabe people and taste local cuisine.