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Pongara National Park

Pongara National Park is a national park in Gabon near the capital Libreville along the Komo estuary and the Atlantic Ocean. It covers an area of 929 km². Beautiful wild beaches and very big mangrove area on the south bank of the Komo Estuary. This Gabon National Park is a breeding site for Leatherback sea turtles.…

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Mwangne National Park

This Gabon National Park covers an area of 1, 160sq km and is most popular for large herds of elephants and the western lowland gorillas It is one of the places to find the western lowland gorillas in Africa.

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Moukalaba-Doudou National Park

This Gabon National park is located in the southern Gabon covering an area of 4500sq km on the slopes of Doudou Mountains. Little known and rarely visited up to now, the site offers a rich variety of natural scenery- different types of forest, the savannas of the Nyanga plains, the Doudou Mountains, the immense papyrus…

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Minkébé National Park

This Gabon National Park is found in the north eastern part of Gabon and is part of the larger Trin-national Dja-Odzala Minkebe protected area. The park covers nearly 7,750 sq km and was designated s a national park in August 2002. The Minkebe landscape is covered by forest stretching 30,000sq km while other parts if the…

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Batéké Plateau National Park

This Gabon National Park was founded in 2002 and is located in the south east of Gabon in the province of Haut-Ogooue. The park covers an area of more than 2,034 square kilometers and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site listed in October 2005. The landscape is totally captivating with high Bateke plateau forests, savannah and…

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Mayumba National Park

Mayumba National Park is found in southwestern Gabon on the coast near the border of Congo and the town of Mayumba. Mayumba National Park protects an area of coastal sea of approximately 900 square kilometers, and a narrow 1km x 60km strip of beach and coastal vegetation. The Mayumba coastline is characterized by long exposed…

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Akanda National Park

Akanda National Park is located on the north east coast of Gabon and is one of the 13 Gabon National parks that were gazetted in 2002 to protect the bio diversity of Gabon by President Omar Bongo Ondimba. The park is near the town of Libreville in the north and on the bays of Mondah and…

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Crystal Mountains National Park

The crystal mountains National park in Gabon is found in the renowned rocky crystal mountain ranges that stretch form Equatorial Guinea to the valleys on River Ogooue. The mountain slopes are breathtaking scenery as the name resounds…a variety of trees, orchids, lichens, gallery forests and begonias. The high altitude forest reserve is shielded by mist…

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Birougou National Park

Birougou National Park is found in central Gabon formerly called Mt Birougou wetlands. The park protects the rain forest of Chaillu Mountain and Birougou Mountain. This Gabon National park was named after Mount Birougou (975m) and occupies 690sq km. Wildlife The large block of forest on the mountains is covered with footpaths that lead to the…

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Waka National Park

Waka National Park is a national park in central Gabon. Waka protects over 1,000 km² of rain forest in the Chaillu Massif. The mountains of the Chaillu Massif- tough, steeply-valleyed and of a savage beauty- seem today to be at the heart of untamed nature. However, a second look shows that it has not always…

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Gabon Flights

Gabon is one of the wealthiest countries in West Africa, perhaps in Africa. The vast wealth extends from oil, mineral deposits, rain forests, beautiful coastal beaches and so much more. It has branded and advertised itself as Africa’s prime destination for eco-tourism. Some of the main tourist attractions in Gabon include 13 national parks inclusive of…

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Gabon Tours

Gabon is one of the best ecotourism destinations on the African continent  with about ten percent o its land set aside to safe guard its numerous national parks that serve as habitat to a great profusion of wildlife living within its savanna and verdant rainforests. do not miss out on its pristine coastal beaches where…

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Gabon Forest Tours

GABON FOREST ADVENTURE-KONGOU FALLS & LANGOUE BAI - 10 Day Gabon provides a wonderful variety of rare plants as well as an incredibly great multitude of orchids. Many places such as the Monts de Cristal or the Monts Doudou happened to be the refuges of several plants in the ice age and up to now searchers…

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Gabon , Things to Do

  Nature plus wildlife are the greatest attractions for tourists to this country made up of thirteen national parks as well as numerous eco-tourism places looking forward to be explored. Over 10 % of Gabon’s area is devoted to conservation of natural environment plus the animals. Among the outstanding wonders here is Loango National Park with…

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Lope National Park

Located in the middle of Gabon, this was the initial protected area, after the establishment of Lope-Okanda Wildlife Reserve back in 1946. When Gabon's President announced the establishment of Thirteen national parks in the year 2002, and Lope National Park was among them. Covering a total area of 4910 sq km the landscape is mainly…

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Loango National Park

Loango National Park is in western Gabon occupying more than 1550 sq kilometers. This diverse coastal habitat includes Iguéla Lagoon which covers 216sq km and lies between Nkomi and Ndogo Lagoon.  The park is one of the famed protected areas where Mike Fay and Nick Nicols from the National Geographic who named the park-the land…

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Libreville Tours

This port on River Komo is Gabon's capital and is a main trading as well as shipping hub for cocoa, timber and rubber. The city was established as a holding station for the long ago slaves who were waiting to be shipped from Africa back in the 1840s. Liberated slaves from ship L’Elizia were delivered here…

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Lambarene Tours

This is the 3rd largest city within Gabon and is located 300 kilometers up-stream from Port Gentil and south of the equator-crossing on River Ogooué. It is reachable by road from the capital Libreville, an excursion which goes by several settlements and a number of shocking sights of stalls selling bush meat just by the…

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Ivindo National Park

This Gabon National park is found in the remote parts of eastern Gabon bisected into two by the Equator. It was first brought to the attention of the outside world when Mike Fay transversed Ivindo during his famous megatransect expedition in 2000. The park is named after Ivindo River which flows tot eh rainforest forming the…

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Gabon Attractions

A number of choices are available to people visiting Gabon; an rising yet fascinating place for a wildlife holiday in Gabon with sights of lowland gorillas, turtles, forest elephants as well as  whales among others. Holidays in Gabon are still relatively basic in terms of service levels and so on, however just as you will…

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Gabon Gorilla Watching & Primates Encounter

Gabon Wildlife Holidays, Lowland Gorilla Safaris and Beach Breaks Information on when to vist the lowland gorillas in Africa, Gabon gorilla watching and so much more. Primates - with the 2nd largest rainforest on the planet Gabon hosts a number of primates such as the lowland gorillas, chimpanzees, mandrills plus a several monkey species (red capped…

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