This tour takes you to the heart of the equatorial forest and its inhabitants; the pygmies. You will have an opportunity to witness how they live in their environment. You will also visit the nearby Lobeke National Park which has a huge eco-tourism reputation due to the diversity of the species found which include: gorillas, bufallo, elephants, giant forest hog, red river hog, the yellow-backed duiker, the bongo antelope, etc. You will the opportunity to watch (from the watch-towers) these animals in their natural environment just some meters away from you. It is good to note that one can spend the night in such watch-towers
DAYS TOUR OF LOBEKE NATIONAL PARK
Arrival at the Yaounde International airport, reception and transfer to hotel. Dinner and night.
Day 2:Yaounde - Ayos (160km). Depart Yaoundé early in the morning for Yokadouma via Ayos, Abongmbang, Bertoua and Batouri. Arrive Yokadouma at about 6 p. m. Check-in in the hotel Hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 3:Yokadouma - Lobeke(149km). Visit Abongmbang in the morning before departing to Lobeke. Installation at the Kombo tented camp base, a special natural resort near the Mambele village.
Days 4 - 5:Lobeke national park. The vehicle will drive some 45 kilometers into the forest.
Day 6:Kombo base camp: The vehicle again picks up visitors at the drop off point at about 9 a. m. to the Kombo camp base where other activities will be organized such as hut construction.
Day 7:Bertoua - Yaoundé. Drive to Yaoundé via Abongmband and Ayos. Dinner Departure late in the everning for the Yaoundé Nsimalen Airport, departure formalities, farewell greetings, take off and end of tour
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Meet you at the airport
End location: Drop you at the airport
Duration: 7 days
car , walking, hiking
• My Services as English / French speaking guide;
•Toll gates, Entry to listed sites;
•Visits and activities planned.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
500 USD - For Souvenirs and local possible fees
Snacks and any African souvenirs.
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.