Benoue National Park, Ngaoundere

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Swim in the Bénoué River, engage with wildlife, and take in the forest scenery at Benoue National Park, a World Heritage Site covering an area of 180,000 ha (440,000 ac). Camp out at the park to extend your visit, and take a tour to see the hippos bathing in the river. Observe the savanna and consider joining a safari, where you'll see majestic animal species in their natural habitat, while also enjoying great bird-watching opportunities. Make Benoue National Park a part of your Ngaoundere vacation plans using our Ngaoundere road trip planner.
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  • Worth the visit. Fauns and varied flores. More Landscape breathtaking.
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  • The turnoff to the national park is located 2 hrs north of Ngaoundéré on the N1. From the turnoff it's another hour to the camp (chalets, bungalows, restaurant). You can swim in the river at the camp ...  more »
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