GRASSFIELD ROAD OF DYNASTY (14 days)

 Duration: 11 to 14 daysbutton

Tour for 2 weeks to sublime areas where crops compete with jungle to establish their supremacy.

Meet people with a rich history and a past that is well present. Ancestral values, authenticity and melting pot of traditions await you.

Bafut kingdom, 20 km from Bamenda

Bafut kingdom, 20 km from Bamenda

1-      Bamenda

3 days

Once in Bamenda,

Drive to Bafut 20 Km from Bamenda, to see the  600 years old talking drum, visit Bafut village that has resisted German expansion, the Palace of the Fon and German museum where relics are still current, traditional dances performed by princes or princesses.

Next 2 days, Visit the Belo and Ndawara tea estateplantation and the process of transformation of this culture.

2-     Bafoussam/Bandjoun

Bandjoun Kingdom, Traditional House

Bandjoun Kingdom, Traditional House

1 day

2 Kingdoms, Climatic Center of Bandjoun

You will see traditional houses with pointed roof.

You will enjoy the Bandjoun fundom (king’s palace) which is one of the biggest in the western region. Opportunity to visit la Metchié, true temple where the Bamileke people came to consult the ancestors so that they rid them of certain ailments that affect their lives.

3-     Foumban

1 day

Board a bus to Foumban where you will pass through the river noun and Foumbot where you will see many gardens of tomatoes, maize and other vegetables. Once in Foumban, you will visit the Royal Palace, museums and listen to the history of the 18 kings of the bamoum dynasty.

Foumban Royal Palace. More than 100 years old

Foumban Royal Palace. More than 100 years old

Also visit the Foumban colorful market and buy some fabrics and some souvenirs. If time available, then travel to Mount Mbapit, walk in beautiful countryside with farmed grasslands. Short climb to discover the top of a hill, a body of water “calm”: it is the “very sacred” Mbapit Lake. Nobody can approach the water, and if you throw an object whatsoever, he never will disturb its surface.

4-     Dschang

2 days

Musee des civilisation, Climatic Center, Town tour, Mami-Wata Waterfall, Ndemvoh Grave, Colonial Market, Canoe on the municipal Lake, Swimming at climatic center. We will also visit Bafou kingdom.

5-     Bangoua

Volunteering + Tourism 2 months annually

Volunteering + Tourism 2 months annually

2 days

The history of Bangoua is a set of Art, Hunting and Tradition that can be discovered with his Museum and about 9 touristic sites that have the village. There is a famous market there where you can eat bush meat while enjoying local wine called “vin blanc”, “vin de raphia” or “raphia wine”. The village has got a legendary hospital that serves more than 7 villages around because of his infrastructure and logistic availability.

Bangoua is one of the villages our organisation run the project MADIBA CAMEROON and EVERY CHILD IS OURS since 2011. We will be happy to present you the school and hospital where we work within the year and also our Monuments that we build there.

6-     Batoufam

2 days

The king of the village is working hard to bring his palace the most beautiful place to be in Cameroon. From the powerful decoration and sculpture that’s all the doors has, the kingdom is also having a beautiful space for relaxing and getting sun. Also you can have opportunity to play “Petanke” there, fishing. The most beautiful moment is when the evening time comes; you can enjoy fire near the fishpond listening the story of the village shared by a narrator. The museum is also part of the visit and was placed under the theme of “Architecture, Power and Social cohesion”.

Our organisation work in this village since 2014 and we have succeeded so far not just to build capacities of children but also build some monument that we will share with our visitors.

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