BIRDS WATCHING TOUR

BIRDS WATCHING

  

Cameroon’s geographical position in the heart of Africa, combined with the variety of landscapes and habitats, gives rise to one of the largest varieties of birds in Africa. There are over 900 species recorded, some of which are rare and endangered species.
In northern Cameroon, you will find a good representation of the sub-Saharan birds, and you will find rare and endangered species in the highlands and in the southwest of the country.
Fortunately, most of northern birds may be apperçus in national parks and Benue Waza.

Some of the birds you will find in the north are: the African Swallow-Tailed the Black Scrub-Robin, the Chestnut-Bellied Starling, the Fox Kestrel, Herons, the Kite, the Lavender Waxbill, the Pygmy Sunbrid, the Red-Necked Buzzard, the Red-pate Cisticola, Prinia the River, the Sennar Penduline-Tit, the Sudan Golden Sparrow, Variety of the Doves, the Adamawa Turtle Dove, the Crocodile Bird, the Grey-Headed Olive-Back, the Red -Throated Bee-Eater, the Red-Winged Warbler Gray, the Stone Partridge, Violet Turaco the, the African Black Duck, the African Golden Oriole, the Bamenda Apalis, Blue-Breasted Kingfisher the, the Brown-Chested Lapwig, the Double- Toothed Barbet, the Gray Kestrel, the Marsh Widowbird, the Olive-Bellied, the Oriole Warbler, the Red-Headed Lovebird, the Schlegel’s Francolin, the Square-tailed Drongo, the Sun Lark, the Temminck’s Courser, the Thrush Babbler, the White Red-Breasted &-Shouldered Cuckoo-Shrikes, White-Collared the Starling, the Yellow-Crowned Bishop, etc..

In the highlands, you will find: the Bannermans Turaco, the Bannermans Weaver, Banded Wattle-the Eye, the Mountain Robin-Chat, the Cameroon Greenbul, etc..

And in the southwest you will find: the Mount Cameroon Francolin, the Cameroon-Pigeon, the Mountain Sawing, the White-Tailed Warbler, the Cameroon Sunbird, the Black Dwarf, the Black-casqued, the Blue Cuckoo-Shrike, the Blue Throated Roller, the Forbe’s Plover, the Forest Robin, the Green Breasted Bushrikes, the Green Longtail, the Grey-Necked Rockfowl, the Rachel’s Malimbes, the Red-Billed Dwarf, the Red-Vented, the Serle, the Ursula’s Sunbird, the White-Crested Hornbills, the White-Throated Mountain Babbler, the Woodhouse Antpecker, etc..

Our suggestion for this tour perment go around these regions in lesser time, and also gives you the possibility of making the safari. If you are interested in a particular species or regions particular requirements, or you have less time, do not hesitate to contact us so that together we can build the best system for you.

Duration: 26 days & 25 nights    
Minimum Pax: 02
Price: € 3.341 – € 5.627

DETAILS FOR TOUR

DAY 1

* Arrival and welcome at the international airport of Douala
* Transfer to hotel
* City tour (depending on arrival time)
* Overnight in Douala

DAY 2
* Transfer to International Airport for departure to Douala, Maroua Salak airport
* Arrival Airport Maroua Salak
* City tour
* Transfer and overnight at the center of Waza

DAY 3
* Transfer to Waza National Park
* View bird camp in Waza National Park (2 days and 1 night)

DAY 4
* Transfer to Maroua (evening) and night in Maroua

DAY 5
* Travel to Garoua
* Transfer to hotel
* Visit the town of Garoua
* Overnight in Garoua

DAY 6
* Transfer to the Benue National Park
* View bird camp in Benue National Park (2 days and 2 nights)

DAY 8
* Travel to Ngaoundéré

* Transfer to hotel
* City tour Ngaoundere
* Overnight in hotel

DAY 9
* Transfer ranch Ngaoundaba
* View bird and camp at the ranch Ngaoundaba (2 days and 1 night)

DAY 10
* Transfer to Ngaoundéré (in the evening) and night Ngaoundéré

DAY 11
* Travel to Garoua
* Transfer to International Airport for departure and Garoua International Airport in Yaounde Nsimalen
* Arrival at the International Airport of Yaoundé Nsimalen
* Transfer to hotel
* Visit Yaounde
* Overnight in the hotel

DAY 12
* Travel to Bamenda
* Transfer to hotel
* Visit Falls Station and Menchum
* Overnight at the hotel

DAY 13
* Travel to  the  highlands of  Bamenda

* View bird and camps in the mountains (2 days and 1 night)

DAY 14
* Transfer to Bamenda (evening)
* Overnight in the hotel

DAY 15

* Travel to Buea
* Preparation and transfer to the foot of Mount Cameroon
* View bird and camp in the mountains (2 days and 1 night)

DAY 16
* Transfer (evening) from the foot of Mount Cameroon at the hotel in Buea
* Overnight in Buea

DAY 17
* Travel to Tombel
* Preparation and transfer to the foot of Mount Kupe
* View bird and camp in the mountains (2 days and 2 nights)

DAY 19
* Travel to Kumba
* View bird and canoe on the lake Barombi
* Dinner and overnight at Kumba

DAY 20
* Travel to Mundemba
* View and birds visit the village of Mundemba
* Dinner and overnight at Mundemba

DAY 21
* Travel to the Korup National Park
* View bird and camp in the Korup Park (3 days and 2 nights)

DAY 24
* Transfer Mundemba (evening)
* Dinner and overnight at Mundemba

DAY 25
* Travel to Limbe (via Kumba)
* Dinner and overnight at Limbe

DAY 26
* Relaxation at the beach
* Preparation and transfer to International airport for departure to Douala

RESERVATION

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