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Bertoua is the capital of the Eastern Region of Cameroon. It's located in the southeastern part of the country, where the southern forests meet the northern savanna. This region is home to the Gbaya people, and Bertoua itself has been an important administrative and commercial centre for the region for many years.

Fun fact: Bertoua is known as the home of the Baka people, who are considered to be the oldest forest dwellers in all of Cameroon. The Baka people traditionally live in small camps within the forest, and their way of life is closely tied to the resources they find there. While commercial hunting is forbidden in the area, the Baka people are allowed to hunt traditionally as a way to get protein. Its warm, welcoming locals are known for their hospitality, making every visitor feel at home.

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Airports near Bertoua

Here are 4 airports available for your flights to Bertoua, simplifying your travel arrangements. With these options, travelling to and from Bertoua becomes effortlessly straightforward.

Yaoundé Nsimalen International Airport

Located approximately 370 kilometres (230 miles) southwest of Bertoua, Yaoundé Nsimalen International Airport is the closest major international airport. It serves as a hub for both domestic and international flights, with connections to various destinations in Africa and beyond.


Douala International Airport

Situated around 450 kilometres (280 miles) southwest of Bertoua, Douala International Airport is another major international airport in Cameroon. It offers a wide range of domestic and international flights, making it a convenient option for travellers heading to Bertoua.


Garoua International Airport

Although not as close as the previous two options, Garoua International Airport is located approximately 600 kilometres (370 miles) northwest of Bertoua. It serves as a regional airport with connections to several African destinations. travellers may need to take a connecting flight from Garoua to reach Bertoua.


N'Djamena International Airport

If you are travelling from outside of Cameroon, N'Djamena International Airport in Chad could be an option. It is situated around 700 kilometres (435 miles) northeast of Bertoua. From N'Djamena, you can either take a connecting flight or consider alternative transportation options to reach Bertoua.

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Buy your flights to Bertoua and pay later

Using Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) for flights to Bertoua offers several advantages. Spread the cost of your booking over time for more flexibility in managing travel expenses, making your adventure more budget-friendly.

There are often no interest charges if paid within the agreed timeframe, but this will need to be checked with the lending provider, and it can ease budgeting for your trip, ensuring a stress-free travel experience.

Things to do in Bertoua

Bertoua has an abundance of attractions to see - to make things easier, here's our top 3:

Experience the Unspoiled Beauty of the East Region

Discover Bertoua, Cameroon's hidden gem, where lush rainforests meet vibrant local culture. Explore the untouched wilderness, immerse yourself in the rich traditions, and savour the unique flavours of local cuisine.

Adventure Awaits in Bertoua

Unleash your inner explorer as you traverse the dense forests, encounter exotic wildlife, and visit the local markets bustling with life and colour. Bertoua is not just a destination, it's an experience.

Cultural Immersion in Bertoua

Step off the beaten path and dive into the heart of Cameroon's culture. Visit traditional villages, engage with friendly locals, and learn about the region's fascinating history and customs. Bertoua is a cultural treasure waiting to be discovered.