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Flights to Bambari

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Bambari is the capital of the Ouaka prefecture in the Central African Republic. It sits on the banks of the Ouaka River, which cuts through the centre of the country. The climate in Bambari is hot and humid year-round, with an average daily high of 30°C (86°F). There's a wet season from May to October and a dry season from November to April. Bambari is an important market town, known for trade and agriculture. While the ongoing civil war has impacted the area, there are still sights to see, including a cathedral and a mosque. Day trips can be made to nearby villages to see traditional ways of life.

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Airports near Bambari

You have choices when it comes to reaching Bambari. Here is a selection of 4 airports you can fly to when travelling to Bambari.

Bangui M'Poko International Airport

Situated in the capital city of Bangui, it's approximately 380 kilometres southwest of Bambari. This is the only airport with scheduled commercial flights in the entire Central African Republic.


N'Délé Airport

Approximately 450 kilometres (280 miles) northwest of Bambari. N'Délé is a small regional airport with extremely limited flights, primarily serving humanitarian or military purposes. There are no regular commercial flights to or from this airport. Reaching Bambari would involve hazardous overland travel through potentially unstable territory.


Birao Airport

Approximately 270 kilometres (168 miles) northeast of Bambari. Birao Airport is also very small and primarily serves humanitarian and UN-related flights. Civilian access is improbable. Overland travel from Birao to Bambari involves significant security risks.


Bangassou Airport

Approximately 400 kilometres (248 miles) southwest of Bambari. Bangassou has a slightly larger airstrip, but flights are infrequent and unpredictable. Ground travel from Bangassou to Bambari would be arduous and traverse areas with active conflict.

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Things to do in Bambari

Exploring Bambari's many attractions can be overwhelming, so we've handpicked our top 3:

Ouaka River

The Ouaka River in Bambari is a must-visit attraction. Enjoy serene boat rides, fishing, or simply relax by the river bank. With breathtaking views and abundant wildlife, it's perfect for nature lovers.

Bambari Market

The bustling Bambari Market is a vibrant hub of local culture and commerce. Here, visitors can immerse themselves in the local lifestyle, purchase unique Central African crafts, taste traditional foods, and interact with friendly locals. The market is a great place to experience the authentic Central African Republic and understand its rich cultural heritage.

The Artisanal Gold Mines

Bambari is known for its artisanal gold mines, which offer a unique insight into the local economy and way of life. Visitors can learn about the traditional methods of gold mining and even try their hand at panning for gold. This experience not only provides a glimpse into the hard work and dedication of the local miners but also highlights the importance of sustainable mining practices.

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