Ganvie in Benin: 5 Tips - AmazingPlaces.com

Ganvie

This village on stilts is known as Africa's Venice

Ganvie is a village on stilts in Benin. It is located in Lake Nokoué, and it’s entirely built above the water. It seems like time has stood still here. Exploring by boat is perfect for seeing the town and surrounds, and to taste the fresh fish.