9 days in Cameroon Itinerary

9 days in Cameroon Itinerary

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9 days in Cameroon Itinerary

Start: New York City
Fly:  27​h
1
Yaounde
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  1​h 30​min
2
Douala
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Limbe
— 1 night
Fly:  27​h
End: New York City


4
nights
Yaounde

Yaounde ©
Taking a central place in the country of Cameroon, the capital of Yaounde represents a hub for expats, foreign embassies, and trading.
Spend the 9th (Wed) among the fascinating landscape of Mount Cameroon. There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Mefou National Park, admire the masterpieces at Benedictine Museum of Mont-Febe, and appreciate the history behind Monument de la Reunification.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Yaounde vacation maker tool .

New York City, USA to Yaounde is an approximately 27-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Yaounde is 6 hours. Traveling from New York City in May, expect Yaounde to be a bit warmer, temps between 85°F and 68°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel to Douala.

Things to do in Yaounde

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Dja Faunal Reserve, Mount Cameroon
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Mount Cameroon ©
Mount Cameroon
Mefou National Park ©
Mefou National Park

1
night
Douala

Douala ©
Cameroon's largest city and capital, Douala prides itself on its busy, commercial, and business-centric way of life.
On the 12th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of New Bell Mosque and then view the masterpieces at Marche des Fleurs. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint-Pierre-et-Saint-Paul, then pause for some photo ops at Le Monument aux Morts, then get curious at Musee Maritime de Douala, and finally view the masterpieces at Doual'Art.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Douala trip planner .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Yaounde to Douala takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Yaounde in May, Douala is a bit warmer at night with lows of 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can drive to Limbe.

Things to do in Douala

Museums Shopping Childrens Museums
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Doual'Art ©
Doual'Art
La Nouvelle Liberte ©
La Nouvelle Liberte
Musee Maritime de Douala ©
Musee Maritime de Douala

1
night
Limbe

Limbe ©
Beaches covered with black sand and a mountainous backdrop create a cool, relaxing vibe for Limbe.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): kick back and relax at Down Beach, then take in nature's colorful creations at Limbe Botanic Garden, and then stroll through Limbe Wildlife Centre.

To see maps and tourist information, read our Limbe route planner.

Traveling by car from Douala to Limbe takes 1.5 hours. In May in Limbe, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 75°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Limbe

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Limbe Wildlife Centre ©
Limbe Wildlife Centre
Limbe Botanic Garden ©
Limbe Botanic Garden
Down Beach ©
Down Beach

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