9 days in Cameroon Itinerary

9 days in Cameroon Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Windsor
Fly:  26 h
1
Yaounde
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Limbe
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
3
Kribi
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Douala
— 1 night
Fly:  25 h
End: Windsor

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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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): stroll around Bois Sainte Anastasie, appreciate the history behind Monument de la Reunification, and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Mefou National Park. Keep things going the next day: explore the world behind art at Blackitude Museum, then explore the world behind art at National Museum of Yaounde (Le Musee National de Yaounde), then admire the masterpieces at Benedictine Museum of Mont-Febe, and finally take an in-depth tour of Musee Ethnographique des Peuples de la Foret.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Yaounde journey planner.

Windsor, Canada to Yaounde is an approximately 26- hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to West Africa Standard Time is 6 hours. Traveling from Windsor in January, expect Yaounde to be warmer, temps between 36°C and 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Limbe.

Things to do in Yaounde

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Mefou National Park ©
Mefou National Park
Bois Sainte Anastasie ©
Bois Sainte Anastasie

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Limbe

Limbe ©
Beaches covered with black sand and a mountainous backdrop create a cool, relaxing vibe for Limbe.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Limbe Wildlife Centre, take in nature's colorful creations at Limbe Botanic Garden, and then get to know the fascinating history of Bimbia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get impressive views of Mount Cameroon and then enjoy the sand and surf at Down Beach.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Limbe trip planning app.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Yaounde to Limbe takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Limbe when traveling from Yaounde in January, with lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Kribi.

Things to do in Limbe

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mount Cameroon
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Mount Cameroon ©
Mount Cameroon
Limbe Wildlife Centre ©
Limbe Wildlife Centre
Down Beach ©
Down Beach

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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 24th (Fri), enjoy the sea views from Le Phare De Kribi, get outside with Plage de Grand Batanga, then take in the dramatic scenery at Chutes de la Lobe, and finally make a trip to Londji village des pecheurs.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Kribi trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Limbe to Kribi in 4 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Douala.

Things to do in Kribi

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Chutes de la Lobe ©
Chutes de la Lobe
Plage de Grand Batanga ©
Plage de Grand Batanga
Londji village des pecheurs ©
Londji village des pecheurs

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Douala

Douala ©
Cameroon's largest city and capital, Douala prides itself on its busy, commercial, and business-centric way of life.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): stop by La Nouvelle Liberte, view the masterpieces at Marche des Fleurs, then see the interesting displays at Musee Maritime de Douala, and finally view the masterpieces at Doual'Art.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Douala trip builder site.

You can drive from Kribi to Douala in 3 hours. January in Douala sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Douala

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