Pongara National Park

A protected area, created in 2002 ...

... and covering an area of 870 square kilometers, Pongara National Park is a 30-minute boat ride from Libreville, the capital of Gabon.

On its beautiful beaches, hundreds of sea turtles come to lay eggs while humpback whales and dolphins stay in its waters. The park also has a large population of waterfowl. The forests and savannah of Pongara include many species of flowers, insects, and birds but also mammals such as wild buffalo and bush pig. This variety of landscapes is a beautiful sample of the spectacle of nature in Gabon.