Cameroon

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Join us on a memorable journey to the land often referred to as the "Africa in Miniature"Cameroon!!! we will explore the history, culture, and tradition of the people of this great land. We will visit the Bamilke, Tikar and Massa ethnic groups and more. From the plains to the grass fields and then the beach, Cameroon has it all...

This itinerary begins in Washington DC on December 26, 2017. The cost of the tour is $3,800pp double. The cost includes airfare from Washington DC to Cameroon, transportation, accommodations and two meals per day. There is a $100pp fee gift for "Traditional" leaders which will be collected at the airport in Cameroon. The cost does not include visa fee, shots, and gratuity. 

A deposit of $500 is due within 7 days of registration. The balance of $3,300 must be paid by October 20, 2017. A payment plan is available, please inquire at roots@rootstoglory.com or 410-429-0804. 

If you are outside the US and want to travel with us please send us a message and we would be glad to assist you roots@rootstoglory.com.

 

 

DAY 1    Arrive at Douala Airport - transfer to hotel

Welcome reception

DAY 2    Travel to Bimbia

  • visit slave port
  • check into hotel in Limbe

DAY 3    Limbe/Buea

  • visit Southwest Chiefs
  • visit botanical gardens
  • Relax on the beach
  • Dinner

DAY 4    Travel to West Cameroon

  • Visit Bamileke Villages

DAY 5    Travel to Tikar Plains

  • Arrive in Bankim, Cameroon (birthplace of the Tikar)
  • Meet Dignataries
  • Visit the village
  • Rest

 

 

DAY 6    Visit with King of Bankim

  • Learn the history of Bankim
  • Naming Ceremony (optional)

DAY 7    Foumban

  • Travel to Foumban

DAY 8    Foumban

  • Visit Foumban Palace - designated a cultural site by Unesco
  • Visit the Art Village

DAY 9    Travel to Yaounde

           Visit Ewondo village

           Check into Hotel

DAY 10  Yaounde/Douala

  • Travel to Douala 
  • Rest

DAY 11  Shopping in Douala

  • Leave for DC