Fly To Douala, Cameroon
Douala the largest and most populated city in Cameroon, is one of the best cities you could ever get a chance to visit in Africa, with so many exciting attractions to choose from, Douala will live you yearning for more. Book cheap flights to Douala with Travelstart.
Douala International Airport DLA
Douala International Airport is the major international airport in Douala and it is the busiest airport in the Cameroon, Douala’s capital. The airport is located 10 km from Douala.
Cameroon is rich in wildlife and the best place to get to experience the rich wildlife this city has to offer, is Lobeke National Park that is home to a wide array of wildlife. The town is popular for its fishing sector, hence making Douala the best place to indulge in fresh prawns and appreciate the best seafood in Central Africa along the coastline. Mount Cameroon the highest mountain in West Africa makes it a favorite tourist destination for adventure lovers. The active volcano at the mountain offers very exciting climbing expeditions. Famous for the coastal backdrop, River Wouri has stunning views of the Gulf of Guinea and the lush mangroves nearby. Akwa Palace and Eko Market and a visit to the Harbour are also lovely attractions one can explore. With foreign influence of the French and Lebanese cultures, Douala is one of Africa’s most attractive cities. A canoe race on the Wouri River is Ngodo’s great cultural event as people from the tribe of Sawa claim to contact their ancestors who live in the water. Book cheap flights to Douala with Travelstart.
Hotels and Accommodation
Unlike most cities, accommodation in Douala is quite affordable with reasonably priced hotels around. Hotel Sawa located close to the port has incredible views overlooking the balconies. Le Meridien Douala with their friendly staff and amazing food, Hotel Prince de Galles, Hotel Akwa Palace and so many more affordable hotels to choose from. Find Douala hotels.
Getting around Douala is easy as there are many taxis, motorcycles and public transport that can be accessed almost anywhere within the city. Hire a car with Travelstart
Food and Nightlife
With so many restaurants to choose from, dining in Douala will leave your taste buds yearning for more and there’s no better place to indulge in seafood like The Broadway, their seafood is out of this world with lovely ambience and décor as well. Okinawa and Pascal restaurants, Mediterranee Restaurant that offer amazing pasta dishes and excellent salads at a very affordable price; the Colonial, a lovely open air restaurant set behind an old façade, with a breathtaking view of the Western sky over the Atlantic Ocean offers amazing seafood as well.
If you want to experience party life then Douala is the place to be, the city that never sleeps and one can always party any day of the week. With friendly people and an amazing atmosphere, Le Senat has an interesting lounge with a great live band to dance the night away. Le Saint Pere and Le Broadway have nice lounges worth checking out.
Best Time to Visit
With a favorable tropical climate all year round, Douala is one of the few countries in Africa that enjoys lovely weather throughout the year, although the best time to visit is between November and February when there’s less chance of rain. Whatever the weather though, you can be guaranteed to enjoy Douala as your travel destination.
Online Flight Booking to Douala
You can get cheap flights to Douala by booking your flight booking online with Travelstart. Travelstart offers direct flights from Nairobi or Mombasa to Douala, while helping you save a lot of time and money. Travelstart offers a wide selection of airlines that fly to Douala from Kenya.