Trek the Highest Peak of West Africa in 4 Days
This lovely volcanic mountain welcomes visitors immediately they arrive Buea. It stands majestically along the background of Buea Town. The Mountain spreads from Bomboko to Bakweri of Buea and down to the Limbe Beach. It is 4100 metres in height.
From the foot of the mountain to the summit and distantly to the valleys are romantic regions of varied scenery which invite discovery and exploration. Mount Cameroon itself is a restful and refreshing place. The peaceful indigenes
Before entering the forest a glance behind allows you to see the scenery and settlement of Buea Town, which was the ancient colonial capital of the Germans while in Cameroon. As we starts climbing the Mountain all around is the Mountain rain forest. Inside the forest you will be attracted by varieties of beautiful birds. An example of such beautiful birds, the Mount-Cameroon Frankcolin "KWAI" can only be seen on the slopes of the Cameroon Mountain and no where else in this world.
Douala - Limbe
Arrival at the Douala International Airport, the hotel at Limbe or Buea for dinner and overnight.
Buea - Mount Cameroon Hut 1
After breakfast pick-up for (31km) drive to Buea, (1, 010 m) We start hiking for about 3-4 hrs.
Hut 2 to Hut 3.
Early in the morning after breakfast, we depart from Hut 2 to Hut 3. The climb is a little steep and could take about 4-5 hours hiking to Hut 3 (3, 950 m.
Mann's spring - Bokwango - Buea
Take off early in the morning from Mann's spring passing through the savannah, old lava flows and the rainforest before arriving Bokwango Village. The trek could take about 5 hours to complete our trip. Breakfast, drive to Douala upon arrival brief city tour of Douala, visit the Douala seaport, lunch at the white house restaurant and visit to the flower and artifacts center for purchase of Cameroonian souvenirs. Depart later in the evening for the Douala international airport, farewell and take off.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: I will meet you at the international airport of either Douala or Yaounde.
End location: Drop you at the very Airport i picked you.
Duration: 4 days
However, it is important to note here that due to weather condition, traffic, time of year etc.the duration of this tour can be affected.
This tour is more of a hiking and walking tour.
Hiking fee for the mount Cameroon hiking community, the transportation car and the driver to drive you to mount cameroon area.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
200 EUR - Porters, who will assist in carrying your logages hiking Mount Cameroon, sourvenirs
Boots, souks, about 2 litters of water.
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.