mh_32Things to do

Gambia encourages the art of idleness but in fact there is plenty to do.

  • Trips to the beach. monkey picture
  • Going out on the bikes:
    • Gunjur village (local market and village life)
    • Reptile Farm (Gambian snakes at close quarters)
    • Kartong (crocodile pool)
  • Fishing (with gear hire and tuition)
  • Bird-watching (with guide)
  • Local tours with guide (schools, clinics, village houses etc)
  • Day trips with car and driver:
    • Banjul, Brikama, Serrekunda and coastal resorts
  • Visiting nature reserves (mainly bird-watching and monkeys)
    • Abuko, Bijilo Forest Park, Tanji River Bird Reserve
  • Boat trips through mangroves (don’t forget binoculars!)
  • Trips further afield (several days):