A unique eco-cultural insight into Cameroon, from Douala through the coastal cities and picturesque highlands , particularly the Cameroon Mountain . This tour includes city walk, mountain trekking, palaces of Fons/Sultans and local arts/crafts and culinary experiences.
Day1: Arrival at Douala and overnight in a hotel, after supper.
Day2: Douala –Buea. What to do:
Departure from Douala at 6.30am to Buea and have breakfast and also perform
Registration formalities. Mountain climbing begins at 9am. Camp at hut 2.
Day3: Hut 2-Mann Craters. What to do:
Early breakfast and climbing continues. Camp at craters.
Day 4: Craters back to Buea via Bokwango forest and overnight in a hotel.
Day5: Buea to Bangem and proceed to the Manengouba twin lakes.May camp there or return to Bangem town for overnight in a modest hotel.
Day 6: Bangem to Bamenda: What to do: Brief stop at the Ekom Nkam Waterfall and at a roadside market.Proceed to Bamenda.
Day7: Bamenda – Babungo and back What to do:
Go through the first part of the Bamenda Ring Road and watch the picturesque landscape.
Visit the Babungo Palace which has a museum and the interior part which is full of sculptured objects,depicting the engenuity of the Kings and their subjects.
On the way back to Bamenda stop at the craft making center and admire the indigenous craftmakers at Work. In the evening watch a cultural performance, wherein you have wooden mask dancers.
Visitors may be decorated by the King.Experience night life in Bamenda, by visiting a thrilling spot where the popular Cameroonian music(Makossa) is played. Overnight
Day 8: Bamenda - Foumban What to do:
After breakfast visit some craft shops for souvenirs before leaving toFoumban.
At Foumban visit the palace of the Sultan. It is of global importance because it is a UNESCO Cultural Heritage site. It has one of the biggest museums in the Central African sub-region.
Overnight in a modest hotel.
Day 9:Foumban Douala. What to do:
On the way to Douala stop briefly to see the different large scale farming activities, especially banana,&pine apples. Supper at a seaside restaurant before going to the airport early enough for departure.
These prices include car hiring, fuel, driver, lodging, guiding, entry/porters/ecoguides, food, handling charge and miscellaneous. Not included are airport tax:15.5euros, visa fee: 98euros and flight: varied.
Cameroon Mountain and Crater Lakes (Cameroon Western Highlands Expedition)
P.O. Box 578 Bamenda, Cameroon
Head Office: Basement of red building after Vatican Shop
City Chemist Roundabout
Bamenda, Cameroon +(237) 670 34 35 09 email@example.com www.cameroontravelandadventurecentre.com