Southern Cameroon

Trip description

One week is very short for Cameroon's immensity. We will therefore remain in the south of the country. At the beginning of Douala, this circuit allows you to cross beautiful natural sites, while stopping on the coast to take advantage of the beaches and end with a visit to the capital city, Yaoundé.

Day 1 : From Paris to Douala

Day flight, arrival at the end of the day, reception and transfer to the hotel; free evening.

Day 2 : Discovery of, Bay

Arrival in, at the end of the morning, reception at the hotel, on the edge of the ocean. afternoon relaxation on the volcanic sandy beaches of Mile 8 or Mile 11; at the end of the afternoon, excursion to the Lave lava casting; free evening.

Day 3 : Escapade Break in Buea

Visit of Buea and small hiking on the slopes of Mount Cameroon; return to, in the afternoon, visit of the botanical garden and/or zoo and end of day at the beach; free evening.

Day 4 : The impressive falls of Ekom Nkam

Departure early in the morning, stop in Nkongsamba for lunch, then excursion for the falls of Ekom Nkam; Arrival in Bafoussam late in the day, welcome to the hotel and evening free.

Day 5 : From Foumban to Bafoussam

Visit of the UCCAO coffee factory in Bafoussam, then departure, late in the morning, for Foumban; lunch in this city and afternoon devoted to the visit of the palace of the Sultan and its museum, to the visit of the Museum of Arts and Bamouns Traditions and workshops of craftsmen (possibility of shopping); return to Bafoussam at the end of the day and a small excursion to the falls of the Metchié; free evening. 

Day 6 : Cap on the capital

Bafoussam-Yaoundé. Departure early in the morning; visit of the Leadership leadership, at Bafoussam exit, and then route to Yaoundé; arrival in Yaoundé late in the afternoon, welcome to the hotel, then little tour of the capital and dinner in town.

Day 7 : Visit to Yaoundé and road to the coast

Visit of Yaoundé in the morning and departure for Kribi early in the afternoon, after lunch; arrival in Kribi at the end of the day, welcome to the hotel and relax on the beach. free evening.

Day 8 : Nature excursion and relaxation by sea

Excursion to the falls of the Lobed in the morning (possibility of taking a bike taxi) and then idleness on the beach; departure in mid-afternoon for the airport at Douala and return to Paris by the night flight.

© Dominique Auzias & Jean-Paul Labourdette

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