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Cameroon Pygmy Discovery

Cameroon Pygmy Discovery

offered by supplier M17914 (read about supplier)

Key Information:
Tour Duration: 7 day(s)
Group Size: 2 - 10 people
Destination(s): Cameroon  
Specialty Categories: Cultural Journey  
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: No
Minimum Per Person Price: 681 Euro (EUR)
Maximum Per Person Price: 1647 Euro (EUR)

A unique eco-cultural insight into Cameroon, from Douala through the coastal cities and picturesque highlands , particularly the Cameroon Mountain . This tour includes city walk, mountain trekking, palaces of Fons/Sultans and local arts/crafts and culinary experiences.

Day to Day Itinerary:
Tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival at Douala and overnight.

Day 2: Douala - Abong – Mbang via Yaounde and overnight.

Day 3: Abong – Mbang - Lomie - Pygmy camp. Interesting aspects of the pygmy life to be learnt: housing pattern, family structure, eating habits, folklore and dance. Overnight in tents or hotel at Lomie.

Day 4: Spend the whole day trekking with Pygmies in the forest and learn their hunting techniques, traditional medicines, and how they master the forest environment, so much that some of them can trek over hundreds of kilometers without using any scientific apparatus such as GPS or compass. Return to town for overnight in hotel.

Day 5: Trekking in the forest with Pygmies while discovering the unique rain forest species of plants, insects, birds and some mammals to a lesser extent, because they are very rare, especially gorillas whose population has greatly reduced because of too much poaching. Overnight in the forest (camping).

Day 6: Return from the forest and proceed to Yaounde. Overnight in a hotel.

Day 7: Visit the Mefou National Park, where there are gorillas, chimpanzees and other mammals in captivity and semi-captivity. Return in Yaounde and proceed to Douala. End of the tour.

Notes:
Airfare is not included in the tour price.

Prices:
- 2 pax: 1,647 Euros
- 3 pax: 1,178 Euros
- 4 pax: 1,008 Euros
- 5 pax: 897 Euros
- 6 pax: 827 Euros
- 7 pax: 774 Euros
- 8 pax: 735 Euros
- 9 pax: 708 Euros
- 10 pax: 681 Euros.

Prices Includes:
- Car hiring, fuel and driver
- Lodging
- Entry fees
- Porters
- Meals.

Price Excludes:
- Airport tax (15,5 Euros)
- Visa fee (98 Euros)
- Flight.

Note: All the prices are in per person payment policy.

About This Supplier
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Location: Cameroon
Joined InfoHub: Mar 2008

Our company is a Community-Based Tourism Organization whose mission is the promotion of tourism to Cameroon as a tool for sustainable local economic development, hence poverty alleviation and the conservation of the natural/cultural heritage of Cameroon. It constitutes a subsidiary of the parent NGO organization Nature...

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