23 days in Gabon Itinerary

23 days in Gabon Itinerary

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Libreville
— 2 nights
2
Port Gentil
— 3 nights
3
Omboue
— 5 nights
4
Ogooue-Ivindo Province
— 4 nights
5
Oyem
— 3 nights
6
Lambarene
— 3 nights

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Libreville

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.
On the 11th (Thu), admire the striking features of L'Eglise St-Michel Libreville, browse the exhibits of Musee des Arts et Traditions du Gabon (Museum of Art and Culture), then shop like a local with Marche du Mont-Bouet, and finally get outside with Pointe-Denis Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: try your luck at Casino Croisette, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St Marie Cathedral, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Notre-dame de Lourdes.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Libreville trip planner.

Cape Town, South Africa to Libreville is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from South Africa Standard Time (SAST) to West Africa Standard Time (WAT) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Cape Town in June, expect nights in Libreville to be warmer, around 28°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can ride a ferry to Port Gentil.

Things to do in Libreville

Historic Sites · Casinos · Fun & Games
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Pointe-Denis Beach ©
Pointe-Denis Beach
L'Eglise St-Michel Libreville ©
L'Eglise St-Michel Libreville

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Port Gentil

Port Gentil
Port-Gentil or Mandji is the second-largest city of Gabon, and its leading seaport. Port Gentil is known for historic sites and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Saint Louis.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Port Gentil travel route planner.

You can ride a ferry from Libreville to Port Gentil in 5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 27°C. On the 15th (Mon), you'll travel to Omboue.

Things to do in Port Gentil

Historic Sites
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Omboue

Omboue
Omboué is a town located in Ogooué-Maritime province, Gabon.GeographyIt is the departmental capital of Etimboué Department. Omboue is known for . Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Sainte-Anne du Fernand Vaz.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Omboue trip website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Port Gentil to Omboue. You'll set off for Ogooue-Ivindo Province on the 20th (Sat).

Things to do in Omboue

Historic Sites
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Ogooue-Ivindo Province

Ogooue-Ivindo Province ©
The Ogooué-Ivindo province is the northeastern-most of the nine provinces of Gabon. Ogooue-Ivindo Province is known for wildlife and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Ivindo National Park.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Ogooue-Ivindo Province travel itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Omboue to Ogooue-Ivindo Province. In June, daytime highs in Ogooue-Ivindo Province are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. On the 25th (Thu), you're off to Oyem.

Things to do in Ogooue-Ivindo Province

Parks · Nature
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Ivindo National Park ©
Ivindo National Park

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Oyem

Oyem
Oyem is the capital of Woleu-Ntem province in northern Gabon, lying on the N2 road and the River Ntem.GeographyThe town lies on a plateau at an elevation of about 3000ft. Oyem is known for . Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Diocese d'Oyem.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Oyem travel route builder site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Ogooue-Ivindo Province to Oyem. In June, daytime highs in Oyem are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. On the 28th (Sun), you'll travel to Lambarene.

Things to do in Oyem

Historic Sites
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Lambarene

Lambarene ©
Lambaréné is a town and the capital of Moyen-Ogooué in Gabon. Lambarene is known for museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Museum Albert Schweitzer.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Lambarene trip planner.

You can drive from Oyem to Lambarene in 7 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Lambarene can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. On the 2nd (Thu), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Lambarene

Museums
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Museum Albert Schweitzer ©
Museum Albert Schweitzer