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11 Days Cameroon Cultural and SafariTours

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 11 day(s)
Group Size: 1 - 10 people
Destination(s): Cameroon  
Specialty Categories: Cultural Journey   Wildlife Viewing  
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: No
Minimum Per Person Price: 6550 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 6550 US Dollar (USD)

This is a breathtaking "cultural/ safari expeditions trip" to the northern part of Cameroon, where the Muslim larger communities are found with mountainous areas bordering Nigeria. The natives of these lands are animist peoples known collectively as "Kirdi" Fulani for "Pagan" who live in compounds clinging to terraced hillsides and is also Cameroon's most-popular destinations for safari viewers. This trip takes into account the special interests of new travelers, while providing the best possible wildlife viewing in the Waza National Park for everyone. Fun and educational activities would capture the imaginations of a newcomer. History will unfold as you explore.

Tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival. Arrival Douala international airport meet with our professional guide and driver, transfer to hotel dinner and briefing about tour. Overnight in Douala.

Day 2: Yaounde - Ngaoudere. Breakfast, departure for Yaoundé also called "city of the seven hills", founded in 1889 as the German military station on a hill of the Ewondos, it became political capital of Cameroon in 1922, lunch, we will be able to visit the national museum or the museum of the Benedictines, located at the top of the mount Fébé, from there the panoramic point of view on the city is remarkable. In the evening transfer to the train station for the voyage is done by night; it is punctuated many stop in the stations along the road and the villages which border the railway. (Night in the train coach, sleeping beds)
Overnight on board.

Day 3: Ngaoundere. Arrive Ngaoundere at 7:00 am in the morning and trek to town just about 5 minutes or drive to the hotel, check in, take breakfast and visit the Lamidat of Ngaoundere. Continue to Dang Lake where you will meet local fishermen. Stop over for lunch and continue to mount Ngaoundere found just about 10km away from the town, climb up and see the magnificent spread over of the city. Return to the hotel, dinner and overnight in Ngaoundere.
Day 4: Ngaoundere - Garoua. Pickup after breakfast early in the morning and set out for Garoua and arrive in the afternoon after passing through the Rey Bouba National park, check into the hotel have lunch, relax for a while just about 15 minutes then we visit the river Benue where we will find the hippos which live here nourished and raised by a young boy of the area. Overnight in Garoua.

Day 5: Garoua - Rhumsiki. Pickup in the morning after breakfast and visit the Lamido`s palace continue to Dourbeye, trekking. Visit the old sooth sayer who uses a live crab and anyone who is interested in knowing his/her future should consult him, return to campement have dinner and overnight in Rhumsiki.

Day 6: Rhumsiki - Mora. Pickup in the morning after breakfast and trip to Tourou typical market for decades where the local women use calabashes on their heads as sun sheds. Extend to Oudjilla typical of their farming fashion, meet the Chief's spouses and daughters where they will receive you with a night dance, return to hotel and have dinner. Overnight in Mora.

Day 7: Mora - Waza. Pickup in the morning after breakfast and trip to Waza. Arrive and check into the Waza campement, have lunch and start evening safari, return for dinner and overnight in Waza.

Day 8: Waza park. Pickup in the morning, we devote all the day in the Waza park having a surface of 170,000 ha subjected to a tropical sahélien climate (700 to 800 mm of rains per year) where you can see certain rare mammals such as the damaliscus ones, the cob of Buffoon, elephants and well of others and in the west of the park you will see a forest belt whose gasoline’s dominating are: the acacia seyal, balanites aegyptiaca, the amo-geissus leiocarpus, etc, We return to the resort, diner and night (Night with the Waza resort).

Day 9: Waza - Maroua. Pickup in the morning after breakfast and trip to Maroua, arrive at 12:30 pm check into the hotel, have lunch and visit the artisanal centre. Continue to the crafts centre where you will see the local steel burners, continue to the cattle market. Return to the hotel at about 6:00 pm dinner and Overnight in Maroua.

Day 10: Maroua - Douala. Pickup in the morning after breakfast and trip to Garoua. Transfer to airport, Fly to Douala and transfer to the hotel dinner and overnight in Douala.

Day 11: Departure. Pickup from the hotel after breakfast and transfer to international airport for departure   Note: Itinerary can be amended to suit your tours objectives.

Airfare is not included in the tour price.

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Location: USA
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We are the number one tour operator based in Cameroon with headquarters in New York. We have well professional guides and drivers at your service 24/7 all through the year. We have our own parking space along with three well-equipped service centers, which provide all round maintenance and repair services, which ensure...

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