For those who like the heights, views, and vegetation, Mount Eloudem is the spot for you. Mount Eloudem is located only 7 km from Yaoundé. Trekking the mountain (1200m), allows you to see and appreciate some great wildlife, several different insects, and makes for a really nice day out.
Mount Eloudem is also characterized by green vegetation and rocky mountains for people who like to climb. Known as the "City of Seven Hills", Yaoundé is a very interesting destination for day trekking tours. This is one of its best.Highlights:The mountains are characterized by breathtaking views, allowing visitors to better appreciate some several species of colorful butterflies, insects, birds, monkeys, and other wildlife that live in this ecosystem. From the summit, you're able to take in and enjoy beautiful views of Yaounde City and its surroundings. Eloundem Village is 7 km aways from Yaoundé, in the Mbankomo subdivision on the foot of the Mountain. Once we get to the village, we will stop at the Chief's Palace for climbing formalities and discussions with the local guide, and then start trekking.There are several caves on the mountain, we do make time to stop at one of them. At the end of the visit, we share a local palm wine drink with locals, before returning to the city of Yaoundé.