Limbe is situated in the southwest region of Cameroon. Over time, it has grown into a seaside resort. Founded by Alfred Saker ( Baptist Missionary Society of London),
Limbe city has many industries like textile, chemicals, food processing and petroleum. The main exports of the city include coffee, cacao, tobacco, rubber, palm oil, cotton, sugar. This city of Cameroon serves as the center of the oil industry of Cameroon. the Limbe port is one of the most important commercial ports of the country.
Situated on a bay, Limbe is known for the beautiful golden sand beaches. The sand beaches attract a number of tourists during the peak season. The black sand beaches of Limbe make this coastal town a tourist destination. Apart from this, the major attractions of the city include:
- Limbe Wildlife Centre
- Limbe Botanical Gardens