9 days in Cameroon Itinerary

9 days in Cameroon Itinerary

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9 days in Cameroon Itinerary

Start: Johannesburg
Fly + Drive:  10​h 15​min
1
Kribi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Douala
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Yaounde
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Limbe
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Johannesburg

1
night
Kribi

Kribi ©
The town of Kribi supports about 55,000 people and offers some of Cameroon's best stretches of sand, plus a lively port and central market.
On the 26th (Thu), take in the dramatic scenery at Chutes de la Lobe, then don't miss a visit to Londji village des pecheurs, and then enjoy the sea views from Le Phare De Kribi.

Plan my day in Kribi using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Johannesburg, South Africa to Kribi is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Johannesburg to Kribi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Douala.

Things to do in Kribi

#Nature, #Parks, #Historic Sites
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Le Phare De Kribi ©
Le Phare De Kribi
Chutes de la Lobe ©
Chutes de la Lobe
Londji village des pecheurs ©
Londji village des pecheurs

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 27th (Fri), take in the exciting artwork at Doual'Art, appreciate the history behind Le Monument aux Morts, then engage your brain at Musee Maritime de Douala, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Marche des Fleurs.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Douala route planner .

Getting from Kribi to Douala by car takes about 3 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Douala can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel to Yaounde.

Things to do in Douala

#Museums, #Childrens Museums, #Shopping
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Doual'Art ©
Doual'Art
Musee Maritime de Douala ©
Musee Maritime de Douala

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Blackitude Museum and Dja Faunal Reserve. Get in touch with nature at Mount Cameroon and Caves Akok Bekoe. There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Musee Ethnographique des Peuples de la Foret, appreciate the history behind Statue of Charles Atangana, explore the world behind art at Benedictine Museum of Mont-Febe, and stroll through Mefou National Park.

To find reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Yaounde trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Douala to Yaounde in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Douala in April, Yaounde is a bit cooler at night with lows of 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to travel to Limbe.

Things to do in Yaounde

#Parks, #Nature, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Caves Akok Bekoe, Dja Faunal Reserve, Mount Cameroon
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Dja Faunal Reserve ©
Dja Faunal Reserve
Mount Cameroon ©
Mount Cameroon

2
nights
Limbe

Limbe ©
Beaches covered with black sand and a mountainous backdrop create a cool, relaxing vibe for Limbe.
On the 2nd (Wed), stroll through Limbe Wildlife Centre, then take in nature's colorful creations at Limbe Botanic Garden, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Bimbia.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Limbe trip itinerary builder tool .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Yaounde to Limbe in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and car. Traveling from Yaounde in May, Limbe is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 28°C. On the 3rd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Limbe

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