West Africa - The Gambia (PDF Chapter)

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West Africa - The Gambia (PDF Chapter)

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The smallest country on the continent has a captivating array of attractions that belie its tiny size. Its mere 80km of coastline encompasses golden beaches backed by swaying palms and sprinkled with scenic lagoons, sleepy fishing villages and biologically rich coastal reserves.

  • boat past river islands at the Chimpanzee Rehabilitation Project, where great apes rule
  • maps
  • indulge in fresh seafood while watching the sunset over the seaside at the Atlantic Coast resorts
  • transport
  • be teased by monkeys on the 4.5km nature trail in Bijilo Forest Park
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: Banjul, Serekunda & Atlantic Coast Resorts, Abuko Nature Reserve, Makasuta Culture Forest, Tanji, Brufut, Gunjur, Lower Gambia River, Albreda, Juffureh & Kunta Kinteh Island, Baobolong Wetland Reserve & Kiang West National Park, Basse Santa Su, River Gambia National Park, Tujering, Sanyang, Wassu Stone Circles, Understand The Gambia, The Gambia Today, History, People, Arts & Crafts, Environment, Survival Guide

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