Cameroon; The Mystery of the Tribes PH1

15 Days From £0 (3,829 USD)

Explore the fascinating landscapes and ancient cultures of Cameroon on this comprehensive 15 day tour which visits Douala, Maroua, Maga, Waza, Goulfrey, Oudjilla, Col de Coza, Rhumsiki and beyond.

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Key Information

Travel Style: Fully Flexible
Start Location: Yaoundé, Cameroon
End Location: Yaoundé, Cameroon
Accommodation: Hotels
Period: All Year Round
Difficulty: Suitable For Most Travellers

About The Operator

Accreditations: Registered with Ministry of Tourism in Cameroon
Years In Business: 13

Description

A full day by day itinerary will be provided by the tour operator when you make an enquiry about this holiday.

Includes
- A vehicle in good condition 4x4 south and north, a driver, a guide, fuel and road tolls, full board (excluding drinks but with 1.5 liter of mineral water per person per day ), accommodation in hotels and hotels Camp, canoe, all visits mentioned in the program, the aircraft for domestic flights Douala - Maroua, the 1st class train compartment and 2 single beds or 4 beds The certificate of support and accommodation for the visa, etc ...

Excludes
- international air tickets, airport taxes, visa, drinks, private insurance and repatriation, personal purchases, gifts and gratuities, gifts for pictures.

Prices per person, based on 2 people traveling - please submit an enquiry to receive a personalized itinerary and costs.

Itinerary
Day 01. DOUALA. Arrival in Yaoundé at 19:05. Reception and transfer to the Jet Hotel, dinner and overnight.
Day 02. DOUALA / MAROUA. Breakfast. Transfer to the airport for flight to Maroua 6:30 to 8:30. Reception at the airport at 11:00 Maroua, lunch and Installation Saré and early afternoon, you will visit the city of Maroua, market, handicrafts, market traditional medicines, its tanneries, pit open, etc. .. You can also swim in the swimming beach only Cameroon, under tall trees and bamboo groves. Dinner and overnight at Saré
Day 03. MAROUA / MAGA. Breakfast, then you will continue the city tour, the Monday market, the market in traditional medicines, crafts, blacksmiths and tanning. Saré lunch and early afternoon departure for Maga. Danay Safari installation where you can stroll in the park and see a gazelle Front Roux and crowned cranes released as camels and horses with which you can take a short walk (which you pay directly to the boss Mr Jacky and you can also swim in the pool. Overnight at Safari Danay
Day 04. MAGA. Early departure for Pouss or you will see Chad and Fulani M'Bororo crossed the Chari (making the border between Chad and Cameroon) canoe and wading to come to buy or sell goods VDES visit the market and the Sultanate and then start to Mourla, we are in the territory of Mousgoum known for their amazing and beautiful shell-boxes. Back to Maga, Domaine Safari Danay for lunch. In the early afternoon boat ride on the lake, between islands where thousands of zebu grazing, cattle ranchers M'Bororo Fulani and Arabs Chouas. Watching hippos and many species of birds. Dinner and overnight at Safari Danay
Day 05. MAGA / WAZA. Departure for the Waza National Park we will cross from south to north. Photo safari through 170 '000 hectares protected from the extreme north of Cameroon. The fauna is rich and varied: there are many lions, herds of elephants, giraffes, buffaloes, ostriches, antelope, hyenas and vultures, marabou storks, crowned cranes, etc.. Picnic in the park and overnight at Camp Waza.
Day 06. WAZA / Goulfey / WAZA. Goulfey way to the river Logone and Chari rivers between Cameroon, Chad. We find the former sultanate Sao where a people come giants living in the region between the eleventh and fourteenth centuries but disappeared. Museum visit. Off again and return to Kousséri Waza Camp for dinner and 2nd night.
Day 07. WAZA / Oudjilla / Col de Coza / RHUMSIKI. Waza starting to Mora after breakfast. A Oudjilla you visit Podoko leadership headed by a man who is forty-seven wives. Then, by the splendid neck Koza, you will see
Day 08. RHUMSIKI. Morning hike in the valley making boundary between Cameroon and Nigeria, where rocky peaks make the landscape unique. Walk to a small village craftsmen making and carving musical instruments of their ethnicity. Meeting with weavers, potters and interview with the
Day 09. RHUMSIKI / AMSA / GAROUA. Morning, 9:30 to visit the Sunday market in full swing, and return to camp after a swim and lunch departure for Amsa where we discovered the technique of lost wax bronze casting. Continuation Garoua through Lake Bourrah. Guiding you happened to have the opportunity to visit the Gorges de Cola, a maze of small gorges. Installing the hotel has Benue Garoua, dinner and overnight
Day 10. GAROUA / N'GAOUNDERE / YAOUNDE. The morning after the city tour and visited Garoua crafts, N'Gaoundéré departure. Dinner at the Plaza where the Coffee Shop, then visit the Sultanate N'Gaoundéré and 17:00 you will have the station for the night train to Yaoundé at 18:00 in the first class sleeping car.
Day 11. YAOUNDE / BANDJOUN / BAFOUSSAM / Koutaba. On arrival in Yaounde, airport and departure to the west through Bafia then Bandjoun - visit the largest chiefdom West, you'll discover the palace, and can admire the sculptures of the great people of the box and small museum thrones of the chiefdom is certainly the most beautiful Bamileke country. Three centuries old, the leadership is one of the most important of Cameroon and has some 200,000 members. En route to Baham, visit the museum Bamileke (all objects currently used in the ceremonies, the village people are ritual objects for traditional events and then brought them) Continue to Bafoussam, the largest city in the region and then Foumbot which has a very important market and then to Koutaba. Overnight at hotel Paradise Koutaba
Day 12. Koutaba / FOUMBAN / BAMENDA. Discovery Bororo villages: Arrive Foumban where one of the oldest African dynasties. Visit the palace of the Sultan of Bamouns, museum and gallery craftsmen. Continue to the north of Bamenda Bafut. Visit the palace Fon, traditional dances, and walk in the botanical garden. Along the route you can visit pineapple plantations. Then Bamenda, dinner and overnight at the hotel Dinner and overnight Ayaba.
Day 13. BAMENDA / DSCHANG. Near the village of Fongo-Tongo, we will admire the falls Mami-Wata (the
Day 14. DSCHANG / MELONG. This morning we descend to the Col de Bafang Batié 1 '500 meters with superb views over the surrounding valley, continue on and visit Melong falling Ekom Nkam impressive waterfalls Nkam river in lush rainforest (This is where the film was shot Tarzan). Bafang near you visit the falls of the Moankeu. Installing the Villa Luciole Mbouroukou of the night.
Day 15. MELONG / DOUALA. After breakfast, we hit the road to Douala. Stop at the chiefdom Bonabéri and his old baobab. Visit of the city of Douala: flower market, royal palace Bell. Then you will visit a sculptor and mask wooden statue, dinner in the restaurant Mangrove then you go to the airport to check in for your flight.