Discover traditional secrets
Welcome to Bamenda the land of glorious sunrise and sunset of ancient Traditions and mystic legends and of nature at its most picturesque, wildest and exquisite: but much more a land deep hidden traditional secrets. Its most admired Fondoms and kingdoms due to its rich modern culture which blends values, norms material and spiritual tradition that cut across several ethnic groups with diverse ideas. There are several ceremonies in Bamenda fundoms and kingdoms, manifesting customs, social life, rituals, oral history and spiritual culture. If you have the opportunity to attend one, do. There are colorful, exuberant and fascinating insights into a culture that has been passed downs from generations. Whether your visit is to sample fast rush of one of its adventures, or to discover its vibrant palace, allow yourself to be seduced by its creativity. Don't resist its beautiful wood carving in all its sizes, drums, masks, colorful fabrics, his majesty's tiger carpet and woven calabashes.
Day 1 DOUALA, CAMEROON
Arrive Douala; meet assist and transfer to your hotel.
Day 2 BANDJUON/ FUNDOM
After breakfast travel to Bandjuon for a tour of the area. Your tour will include a visit to the Chief's palace as well as a visit to a museum for a tale of local folklore. Afterwards continue on to Bafoussam, the provincial capital.
Day 3 FOUMBAN PALACE
Your tour will include a visit to the Palace of the Sultan of the Bamun as well as a local museum for traditional culture and crafts.
Day 4 BAFUT FUNDOM
Afterwards travel to the town of Bafut, for a visit to the Palace of the Fon of Bafut as well as a local museum.
Day 5 NDOP PLAIN
After breakfast travel through the Ndop plain, and then move up the hillside to meet the peoples of the Bororo ethnic group.
Day 6 Babungo Palace
We visit the museum at the Fon's palace, home to more than 3000 traditional masks. Overnight at the Babungo Foundation guesthouse.
Day 7: Bali Nyonga Palace
Visit the king palace, a guided visit of the palace, get souvenirs, end of tour.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Meet you at the airport
End location: Drop you at the airport
Duration: 7 days
weather can affect the tour depending on the time of the year the tour is being carry out.
• My Services as English / French speaking guide;
•Toll gates, Entry to listed sites;
•Visits and activities planned.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
150 usd - Tips for local palace guides, tips for the kings and their wives.
For souvenirs, carving, weaving, animals skin designs etc...
I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver.This is the reason that we higher a professional driver to take us to our destinations.