This odyssey takes you on a journey through some of the most remote and lesser-known areas of West Africa. The region is known for its rich wildlife and diverse cultures, and offers a unique experience for travelers looking to explore beyond the more popular destinations. With vast tropical forests, pristine beaches, bustling cities, and warm and welcoming people, this journey provides a glimpse into a side of Africa that is often overlooked.
As you travel through the region, you will visit four countries that are rarely visited by tourists. The Ivory Coast, Gabon, Sao Tomé & Principe, and Angola are all rich in history and culture, and offer a glimpse into the diverse landscape of West Africa. The countries are multilingual, with French, Portuguese, Spanish, and English being the most commonly spoken languages alongside more than 2000 different tribal languages. This odyssey is an opportunity to immerse yourself in the culture and history of the region and experience the beauty and diversity of West Africa.
Exploring the untouched wilderness of Gabon
Gabon is home to some of the most remote and pristine wilderness areas in West Africa. During this odyssey, we will have the opportunity to explore Gabon’s diverse ecosystems, including rainforests, savannas, and wetlands, which are home to a wide variety of wildlife such as gorillas, chimpanzees, elephants, and over 700 bird species. We will also visit the Loango National Park, known for its stunning coastal
Visiting the vibrant markets of Angola
Angola is a country rich in culture and history, and its markets are a reflection of this. During this odyssey, we will visit some of Angola’s vibrant markets such as the Roque Santeiro market, one of the largest in Angola and famous for its wide variety of goods, including textiles, traditional crafts, and local food. We will also have the opportunity to explore the bustling streets and learn about the local customs and way of life.
Upon arrival at Abidjan’s international airport, our team will be there to welcome you and assist you with airport formalities. You will then be transferred to the beautiful Assinie Eholité Lodge where you will spend the next two nights. The lodge is located in the peaceful and serene surroundings of Assinie and offers comfortable accommodation with all necessary amenities. You can spend your day at leisure, relaxing by the pool, or exploring the nearby areas.