Western Beaches & Jungles (eastbound) Itinerary

Experience Africa on this overland tour through Nigeria, Benin and Togo. Visit Cameroon rainforest, Accra Beaches and Ghana's Kakum National Park.

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benin boukoumbe clay home ditamari people

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ghana accra pottery market

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Day 1 Accra

Bask on Ghana's beaches in Accra.
ACCOM: Hotel - 1

Days 2-3 Keta

Ein Walkway führt durch die Baumkronen des Regenwaldes.
ACCOM: Hotel - 2

Day 4 Akosombo/Lake Volta

Visit the Akosombo Dam before setting up camp for the night.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 1

Days 5-6 Mt Klouto

Travel to Togo to enjoy a butterfly safari through lush jungle. By night, get a rhythmic introduction to local drumming.
ACCOM: Hotel - 2

Days 7-8 Agbodrafo

Ride across Lake Togo with local fishermen to investigate voodoo culture in Togoville.
ACCOM: Hotel - 2

Days 9-10 Grand Popo

Visit Benin and relax beachside in Grand Popo.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 2

Days 11-12 Cotonou/Ouidah/Ganvie

Be sure to check out the candy-striped Cotonou Cathedral.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 2

Days 13-14 Abomey

Visit a palace filled with shimmering gold and silver and pervaded by the spirit of voodoo.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 2

Day 15 Abeokuta

Travel into Nigeria and spend the night in booming Abeokuta.
ACCOM: Camp site - 1

Days 16-18 Bush Camp/Abuja

Enjoy a night camping in the bush en route to Nigeria's capital, Abuja.
ACCOM: Camp site - 1, Camping (with facilities) - 2

Day 19 Jos

Traverse the picturesque Jos Plateau.
ACCOM: Hotel - 1

Days 20-21 Yankari National Park

Soak in a hot spring beneath dramatic sandstone cliffs. Look out for lions, antelope and elegant ostriches on a trip into this remote park.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 2

Day 22 Bush Camp

Spend the night in a camp near Makurdi.
ACCOM: Bush camp (no facilities) - 1

Days 23-25 Drill Ranch Moneky Sanctuary

See where chimps and endangered drill monkeys are saved from hunters and perhaps lend a hand.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 3

Days 26-28 Cameroon Rainforest

Travel along rugged roads winding through Cameroon's rainforests, arid plains and soaring mountains.
ACCOM: Bush camp (no facilities) - 3

Days 29-30 Limbe

Lounge on Limbe's black volcanic sands below mighty Mt Cameroon.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 2

Days 31-32 Kribi Beach

Kribi Beach is a dramatic contrast to Limbe's chilled-out vibe and is a glitzy, palm-fringed playground for the rich.
ACCOM: Camping (with facilities) - 2

Days 33-34 Douala

End your western beaches and jungles adventure among Douala's graceful and decaying colonial ambience.
ACCOM: Hotel - 1