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Cotonou Travel Guide

Keep more cash in your wallet by letting the hardworking staff at Orbitz package your flights and hotels. An incredible Cotonou trip is waiting! So, what are the benefits of bundling? Package your airfares, hotels, rental cars and experiences with us and you could easily save up to $369^! On top of that, you'll be pleased to learn that you can tailor your trip by choosing from 500 partner airlines and more than 500,000 international hotel options. Pick a package deal that fits in with you and your traveling style. There are unlimited possible room types, flight options and stunning adventures at your fingertips.

Where is Cotonou?

So, you've heard Cotonou is a fantastic place to visit? Racking your brains trying to remember where it is? Allow us to help. It's the national capital city of Benin. Additionally, it's about 9 miles to the southeast of Abomey-Calavi, a significant city. 800,000 friendly locals are waiting for you in this part of Benin.

Places to Visit in Cotonou

Shopaholics will love Artisanal Center. Indulge in a spot of retail therapy or just sit back and take in the crowds without spending a dime. Need some more options? Step off the bustling streets and into a serene house of worship at Cotonou Cathedral. Enjoy a few quiet moments of contemplation or simply admire its meaningful art. But that's not all! Like so many mosques across the globe, Cotonou Central Mosque is a beautiful place of worship where Muslims gather at prayer time to learn about Islam.

Car Rentals in Cotonou

Crank up the volume on your favorite tunes and explore Cotonou from the freedom of your own set of wheels. You’ll find some of the hottest car rentals in Cotonou on Orbitz. Pick up your vehicle from Avis at Cadjehoun Airport and you can go directly from the terminal to wherever you please. Avis is positioned right in the middle of the city at Cfao Motors Benin. This makes it an easy option for those staying central.

Where to stay in Cotonou – Hotel Accommodation

It's simple to secure somewhere to stay in Benin's capital city. Orbitz boasts 13 hotels in Cotonou. Book soon for the best amenities! Take a look at the great amenities and services at the Azalai Hotel De La Plage and Maison Rouge.

Nearest Airports to Cotonou

Your adventure starts the moment you step off the plane at Cadjehoun Airport (COO). Situated 3 miles west of the downtown area, this is Cotonou's main terminal.

Popular Places to Visit Near Cotonou

There's no shortage of activities on offer in Ouidah a popular destination situated 25 miles away from Cotonou. The Python Temple and the Route des Esclaves are some of the best attractions here. But the Musée d'Histoire de Ouidah is well worth your time too.

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