Holidays to Yaounde

Colorful markets, green rolling hills, busy streets, and an interesting collage of colonial, African, and immigrant influences characterize this lively city of about one and a half million. Founded by German ivory traders in 1888, the second largest city in the nation and former capital of French Cameroon retained its …

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How to get to Yaounde

Here's what you need to know about getting to Yaounde. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Yaounde takes 9 hours, 15 minutes.

When to go to Yaounde

Typical Holiday Price

£698 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Yaounde varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit


Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - January is the cheapest month to go to Yaounde.

Things to see and do in Yaounde

Ixtla | FlickrMusee D'Art
Musee D'Art
avlxyz | FlickrDja Faunal Reserve
Dja Faunal Reserve
nlnnet | FlickrOpen Air Mass
Open Air Mass

Reviews of Yaounde

Anicet  T
Anicet T

I had the time of my life. Friendly people full of joy. The food was amazing. Try soya at Brique, or others foods you won’t regret it

Achiri Asongwed
Achiri AsongwedLynn

This city is so beautiful it is unspeakable. I loved every moment spent here. Check it out when you get a chance.

Paulina & Robert
Paulina & RobertStockholm

Well worth a visit. Nice markets, friendly people and visiting the Quartier Briqueterie for a 'Soya' or two is a must!

Ali Awada
Ali Awada

great weather, greenery overdose and friendly crowd

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