This trip is for you to discover the expressive and amazing culture and traditions of the North West Regions of Cameroon. You will meet the hardworking and dynamic people of Grassfields, who feel very attached to their roots. This is one of the few people of Cameroon who have managed to preserve their authentic culture and traditions.
Day 1: Arrival in Yaoundé. We will welcome you and take you to your hotel. We will have dinner together and stay overnight.
Day 2: From Yaoundé to Batoufam and Bandjoun
We will drive from Yaoundé to Ebepda. We will stop at the Sanaga Bridge to admire the local people extracting sand from the river. We will continue towards the West Region, and stop to visit the Chief palace of Batoufam; you will get to know the King before departing to Bandjoun! And we will spending the night in this area.
Day 3: From Bandjoun to lac Mbapit and Foumban
After having breakfast, we will drive to Foumbot and trek to visit the famous lake of Mount Bapit. We will continue all the way to Foumban to discover the rich and exceptional culture of the Bamoun people. We will be having dinner and stay overnight in Foumban.
Day 4: From Foumban to Petponoun and Bamendjing
We will enjoy a trip to the Petponoun touristic center. We will have lunch at the center to then visit the Bamendjing dam. We will be spending the night in this area.
Day 5: From Bamendjing to lake Onu
We will visit the village of Bagam and then drive to Ndop. We will visit the famous Lake Oku and its surroundings, then drive back to Babungo. We will visit the Fon’s Palace, and spend the night in the Palace guest house.
Day 6: From Babungo to Bamenda
We will have the whole day to visit different touristic spots in the Kingdom of Babungo. Later on, we will drive to Bamenda to spend the night.
Day 7: From Bamenda to Dschang
We will drive from Bamenda to Dschang, with a stop to visit the Metche waterfalls. We will also visit the Museum of Civilization in Dschang, and you will have some time off in the evening. We will be staying overnight in Dschang.
Day 8: From Dschang to Buea
We will drive through the cliff of Santchou all the way to the Moungo area. On the way, we will get to see large plantations of bananas, pineapples, coffee, cocoa, palm oil, rubber tree, among many other things. We will visit the capital of the South West Region, at the foot of Mount Cameroon. We will have some time off in the evening and we will stay overnight in this area.
Day 9: From Buea to Limbe
After having breakfast, we will drive to Limbe via the tea plantations, to then continue to Bimbia. We will visit the remains of the historic slave trade site. We will return to Limbé, where we will have dinner and stay overnight.
Day 10: From Limbe to Douala
Swimming in the Atlantic Ocean in the morning is an excellent experience - and you’ll get to do it! We will visit the botanic gardens and the zoo in Limbe, before departing to Douala to spend the night here.
Day 11: From Douala to Europe
You will have some time off in the morning, and we will get to do some shopping in the afternoon. We will take you to the airport to catch your return flight back to your home.
This price includes:
Room accommodation in 2 stars hotel or the best option available
Breakfasts and dinners
Vehicle, toll gates, fuel and a driver/guide
Tours mentioned in program