Gabon Travel Guide

Articles about Gabon

By Geraldine Campbell
The fledgling Operation Loango gives amateur naturalists the opportunity to see Gabon’s lush rainforests, unspoiled savannah, and pristine coastline. From the Douala airport in Cameroon, you’ll fly to Gentil, then again to your lodge. Later, make ...
Not often does a place made rich from timber and oil exports look to conservation as its future. Yet if the government of Gabon has anything to say about it, the west central African country will someday not only have a reputation for prot...

Hotels in Gabon

The Loango Lodge is situated on the edge of the Petit Loango. Seven bungalows have private terraces, AC, fans, en suite bathrooms, and views of the river or the park. There are also three suites with an extra sitting room.

Things to do in Gabon

One of 13 national parks created in 2002 by President Omar Bongo, a move that put Gabon on the conservation map.