Gabon Travel Guide
Gabon Facts and Information
Gabon Facts and Information. Facts and travel information about Gabon in Central Africa. Gabon geographic facts, Gabon travel facts, economic facts, best time to go, climate, getting to Gabon and more.
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Gabon Map and Basic Facts
A basic map of Gabon and country facts including a brief history, economic overview, population statistics, languages spoken, ethnic groups and more.
Gabon Travel Blogs
Find out what it's like to travel in Gabon and read the latest travel blogs from people who are enjoying a vacation there right now.
Gabon Climate and Weather
Gabon has a tropical climate with plenty of steamy rain year round. The BBC Weather center has the 5 day forecast for Libreville as well as average rainfall and temperature charts.
Gabon Airlines offers regular flights to Paris and Marseilles as well as some domestic and regional routes. The airline is based out of Libreville.
Gabon National Parks
Information about Gabon's National Parks which make up about 10% of Gabon's most pristine environments; home to gorillas, chimpanzees, buffalo, mandrill, forest elephants, turtles and even whales.
Gabon's premier Eco-tourism operator, Africa's Eden was at the forefront of establishing Eco-tourism in Gabon and recognizing the unique wildlife tourists can experience at their base in Loango National Park.
Gorilla and Chimpanzee Safaris in Gabon
Gabon has a large population of lowland gorillas as well as chimpanzees. World Primate Safaris is a UK based company that offers some excellent safaris. You can also add on to your itinerary and do a spot of whale-watching.
National Geographic Trek Through Gabon
A National Geographic sponsored trek through the Congo region in 1999 led to these beautiful photographs of Gabon's pristine equatorial forests.
Gabon Art and Culture
Immerse yourself in the art and culture of Gabon from your living room. Gabonart.com celebrates local art and culture and is a project sponsored by the government of Gabon. You can enjoy a Virtual Museum of Gabonese Arts and Traditions as well as a virtual Travel Diary.
Albert Schweitzer Hospital
Dr Albert Schweitzer won a Nobel Peace Prize for his work with infectious diseases in Gabon. A somewhat controversial figure later in life, his hospital nevertheless remains one of the best medical research centers in sub-Saharan Africa.