Bijilo Forest Park, Banjul

3.5
Escape the city and tour an untamed area protected by Bijilo Forest Park, a small rainforest reserve stretching along Gambia's coastal cliffs. Opened in 1991, the park bursts with lush vegetation providing a safe home for several species of monkeys and monitor lizards. Well-maintained trails with many seating areas provide plenty of chances to walk under the forest canopy and observe African fan palms and dune vegetation. Featuring over 100 bird species, the park serves as an ideal bird-watching spot--keep you eyes peeled for bee-eaters, grey hornbills, and ospreys. Take a look at our Banjul online itinerary planner to schedule your visit to Bijilo Forest Park and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Great trip but buy peanuts/bananas before you get there and you do not have to have a guide. We fell for the fake manager trick (read other reviews) he asked for D1300 for 2 of us; gave him D100 and.....  more »
  • Nice to meet the monkeys! And even though we came in the afternoon they were happy to eat peanuts and bananas. However, we were told that we had to have a guide and afterwards he said the guide price....  more »
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