14 days in Gambia Itinerary

14 days in Gambia Itinerary

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14 days in Gambia Itinerary

Start: Warsaw
Fly:  16 h
1
Banjul
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Kartong
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  16 h
End: Warsaw

7
nights
Banjul

Banjul ©
Banjul, officially the City of Banjul and formerly known as Bathurst, is the capital of The Gambia and is in a division of the same name. Fort James Island and King Fahad Mosque are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get in touch with nature at Katchikally Crocodile Pool and Kotu Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Banjul: Makasutu Culture Forest (in Serekunda) and Tanji / Karinti Bird Reserve (in Tanji). Spend the 27th (Thu) exploring nature at Kiang West National Park. There's lots more to do: stroll through Bijilo Forest Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Roman Catholic Cathedral, take in the spiritual surroundings of Pipeline Mosque, and deepen your knowledge of military history at Fort Bullen.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Banjul trip itinerary planning website .

Warsaw, Poland to Banjul is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In February, Banjul is much hotter than Warsaw - with highs of 39°C and lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can drive to Kartong.

Things to do in Banjul

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Serekunda, Bakau, North Bank Division, Tanji / Karinti Bird Reserve, Kotu Beach
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Kotu Beach ©
Kotu Beach
Katchikally Crocodile Pool ©
Katchikally Crocodile Pool
Bijilo Forest Park
Bijilo Forest Park

5
nights
Kartong

Kartong ©
A multi-ethnic village community formed by several tribes, Kartung lies on the far-southern coast of the Atlantic Ocean and provides some of Gambia's most secluded and picturesque bays and beaches.
Head to Lemonfish Art Gallery and Brikama Craft Marketfor some retail therapy. Let the collections at Gunjur Village Museum and Tanje Village Museum capture your imagination. Venture out of the city with trips to Sanyang Main Mosque (in Sanyang) and Jufureh (in North Bank Division). The adventure continues: admire all the interesting features of The Reptile Farm and stroll through Sifoe Kafo Farm.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Kartong vacation maker app .

Getting from Banjul to Kartong by car takes about 1.5 hours. In February in Kartong, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kartong

Museums Wildlife Shopping

Side Trips

Brikama Craft Market, Sanyang Main Mosque, Tanje Village Museum, Gunjur Village Museum, Sifoe Kafo Farm
Find places to stay Feb 29 — Mar 5:
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Gunjur Village Museum ©
Gunjur Village Museum
Brikama Craft Market ©
Brikama Craft Market
Tanje Village Museum ©
Tanje Village Museum

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