Gorillas, Elephants, Birding…, National parks

Gabon’s rich forests, grasslands and virgin beaches host the world’s biggest populations of several endangered species: The low land gorilla and forest elephant, one of the biggest colonies of migratory humpback whales, the biggest nesting site for leatherback turtle and the largest remaining group of mandrill with more than 1.000 individuals, to give you an idea of the vast richness of its forests. More than 450 bird species, reptiles and crocodiles and chameleons and other beauties as the manatee or the giant pangolin are found in this blessed land.