Youthful, dynamic and exciting, Kumba is one of the largest towns in English-speaking southern Cameroon, has great access to national parks and regularly hosts festivals. If you intend to travel to Kumba, the closest international airport is Douala International Airport, around 100 miles away by road. The most comfortable way to get from Douala to your destination will be via Camrail train services, but you could also take a taxi or rent a car at the airport if you'd like to see some of the countryside as you drive.
When you get to Kumba, you'll discover a beautiful part of Cameroon. Not far away, you can reach the Korup National Park, a world famous primate watching centre. Back in town the city market is a vibrant place to pick up craft products of food, while you can also get to local beauty spots like Barombi Mbo Crater Lake with ease. Kumba is also a commercial town, where tourists great a chance not only to get souvenirs on their travel, but also to experience marketing strategies adopted by the population of this town. The biggest tourist attraction in Kumba is the Barombi Mbo or Lake Barombi, it is a large crater lake which is located about 2km northwest of the central town. The surrounding area of the town is also famous for having a variety of waterfalls. Another attraction in close proximity to Kumba is Mount Cameroon, which is about 70km away from Kumba.