16 days in Africa Itinerary

16 days in Africa Itinerary

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Abuja, Nigeria
— 3 nights
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Osogbo, Nigeria
— 1 night
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Lagos, Nigeria
— 3 nights
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Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
— 1 night
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Libreville, Gabon
— 2 nights
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Yaounde, Cameroon
— 2 nights
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Somalomo, Cameroon
— 2 nights

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Abuja, Nigeria

Abuja ©
The capital city of Nigeria, Abuja dates back to the 1980s, and in 2010 it represented the world's fastest-growing city.
Get outdoors at Zuma Rock and Gurara Waterfalls. For shopping fun, head to Thought Pyramid Art Centre or Nike Art Gallery. And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of An Noor Mosque, look for gifts at Abuja Arts & Crafts Village, and browse the different shops at Jabi Lake Mall.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Abuja trip planner.

Stockholm, Sweden to Abuja is an approximately 17-hour flight. Traveling from Stockholm in June, you will find days in Abuja are a bit warmer (34°C), and nights are warmer (26°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Osogbo.

Things to do in Abuja

Shopping · Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

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Thought Pyramid Art Centre ©
Thought Pyramid Art Centre
Zuma Rock ©
Zuma Rock
Gurara Waterfalls ©
Gurara Waterfalls

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Osogbo, Nigeria

Osogbo ©
Osogbo is the state capital city of Osun. Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): view the masterpieces at Nike Art Centre and then contemplate the long history of Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Osogbo trip planner.

Getting from Abuja to Osogbo by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of shuttle and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Lagos.

Things to do in Osogbo

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
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Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove ©
Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove
Nike Art Centre ©
Nike Art Centre

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Lagos, Nigeria

Lagos ©
Protected from the Atlantic by sand spits and barrier islands, Lagos quickly grew into a mega city due to its location, and currently operates one of the continent's largest and busiest ports.
Escape the urban bustle at Tarkwa Bay Beach and Elegushi Beach. Get a sense of the local culture at Red Door Art Gallery and Freedom Park Lagos. Step out of Lagos to go to Lekki and see The Henna Place, which is approximately 32 minutes away. The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Lekki Conservation Centre and browse the eclectic array of goods at Lekki Market.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Lagos online trip builder.

You can drive from Osogbo to Lagos in 3 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Lagos can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel to Malabo.

Things to do in Lagos

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Shopping

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Tarkwa Bay Beach ©
Tarkwa Bay Beach
Red Door Art Gallery ©
Red Door Art Gallery
Lekki Conservation Centre ©
Lekki Conservation Centre

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Malabo, Equatorial Guinea

Malabo ©
The oldest city in Equatorial Guinea, regional capital Malabo represents a monument to Spanish colonial architecture, mingled with modern buildings commissioned since decolonization.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Santa Isabel, then make a trip to La Casa Verde, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at The Malabo National Park.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Malabo online sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Lagos to Malabo in 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in June, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Libreville.

Things to do in Malabo

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
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Catedral de Santa Isabel ©
Catedral de Santa Isabel
La Casa Verde ©
La Casa Verde

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Libreville, Gabon

Libreville ©
The capital of Gabon and home to almost half of the country's residents, Libreville differs from many African cities, with paved roads, clean streets, and luxurious residences.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of St Marie Cathedral, get outside with Pointe-Denis Beach, then explore the galleries of Musee des Arts et Traditions du Gabon (Museum of Art and Culture), and finally shop like a local with Les Chocolats Gabonais de Julie. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hassane II Mosque and then stroll through Akanda National Park.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Libreville holiday builder.

You can fly from Malabo to Libreville in 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in June, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Yaounde.

Things to do in Libreville

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches
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Pointe-Denis Beach ©
Pointe-Denis Beach
Hassane II Mosque ©
Hassane II Mosque
Akanda National Park ©
Akanda National Park

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Yaounde, Cameroon

Yaounde ©
Taking a central place in the country of Cameroon, the capital of Yaounde represents a hub for expats, foreign embassies, and trading.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): explore the world behind art at National Museum of Yaounde (Le Musee National de Yaounde), explore the world behind art at Benedictine Museum of Mont-Febe, then take an in-depth tour of Musee Ethnographique des Peuples de la Foret, and finally pause for some photo ops at Monument de la Reunification. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at cathedrale de la paix, North 10, Yaunde, Camerun and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Mefou National Park.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Yaounde trip planning website.

Fly from Libreville to Yaounde in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Libreville in June, Yaounde is a bit cooler at night with lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel to Somalomo.

Things to do in Yaounde

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites
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Somalomo, Cameroon

Somalomo ©
Somalomo is a town and commune in Cameroon.On October 5, 1992 President Biya of Cameroon signed the decree No. Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Dja Faunal Reserve.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Somalomo vacation planner.

Explore your travel options from Yaounde to Somalomo with the Route module. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Somalomo

Wildlife · Parks
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Dja Faunal Reserve ©
Dja Faunal Reserve

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