12 days in Gabon Itinerary

12 days in Gabon Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  34 h
— 5 nights
Train:  6 h 15 min
Lope Wildlife Reserve
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  40 h
End: Melbourne


Libreville ©
The capital of Gabon and home to almost half of the country's residents, Libreville differs from many African cities, with paved roads, clean streets, and luxurious residences.
Escape the urban bustle at Pointe-Denis Beach and Akanda National Park. Spend the 30th (Sun) in the pleasant surroundings of Pongara National Park. There's lots more to do: browse the exhibits of Musee des Arts et Traditions du Gabon (Museum of Art and Culture), admire the striking features of Institut francais, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at L'Eglise St-Michel Libreville, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Notre-dame de Lourdes.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Libreville online trip itinerary maker.

Melbourne, Australia to Libreville is an approximately 30- hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Melbourne to Libreville. Traveling from Melbourne in June, things will get warmer in Libreville: highs are around 32°C and lows about 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel to Lope Wildlife Reserve.

Things to do in Libreville

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Pointe-Denis Beach ©
Pointe-Denis Beach
Akanda National Park ©
Akanda National Park

Lope Wildlife Reserve

Lope Wildlife Reserve ©
Lope Wildlife Reserve is known for wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at Reserve de la Lope.

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Take a train from Libreville to Lope Wildlife Reserve in 6.5 hours. You'll set off for home on the 3rd (Wed).

Things to do in Lope Wildlife Reserve

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Reserve de la Lope ©
Reserve de la Lope