The Gambia & Senegal - Central & Eastern Gambia (Chapter)
This is the Central & Eastern Gambia chapter from Lonely Planet's The Gambia & Senegal guidebook.
Gambia is made of river, with savannah woodland, palm groves and crop fields on either side. You get the best view of the central and eastern parts of the country on a boat tour, where your fellow travellers will include clawless otters, fish eagles and plenty of cheeky monkeys.
- count herons and hoot with the owls on a river cruise around Baobolong Wetland Reserve
- wake up to the calls of chimps and out-climb the monkeys in River Gambia National Park
Coverage includes: Central Gambia, Eastern Gambia, Bintang Bolong, Bwiam, Kanilai, Tendaba, Baobolong Wetland Reserve, Kiang West National Park, Soma & Mansa Konko, Farafenni, Wassu & Kerr Batch Stone Circles, River Gambia National Park (Baboon Islands), Janjangbureh (Georgetown), Bansang, Mungo Park Memorial, Basse Santa Su.
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