Le Phare De Kribi, Kribi

#3 of 12 in Historic Sites in Cameroon
Lighthouse · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
See Le Phare De Kribi, a century-old structure that's still in use for ships today. Built in 1906, it was constructed to help ships used for the trade of ivory and rubber navigate the area. You can climb to the top of the 15 m (49 ft) tall lighthouse, although the building is closed to tourists. Three white lights on the top flash every 12 seconds and can be seen for 14 nautical miles. Plan your visit to Le Phare De Kribi and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Kribi vacation tool.
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  • The most amazing here is that this lighthouse was constructed by German and it is still in place with an historical monument to remember the dark history of slaves.  more »
  • We had lunch at the hotel du Phare and walked to the light house. Nice food, great beach and friendly staff  more »
  • À few histotical sites to visit around here. Very nice shore with Brown sand. Could do better with the shops & bars around.
  • Il n'ya rien là. There's nothing interesting to see.

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