Birdwatch Cultural Trips

Cultural Trip – Full day package. Crocodile pool, school visit, local market, animal market in Abuko, Lamin Lodge for boat trip, Paradise Beach for lunch, Tanji fish market. 8am-5pm approx. Oct-May.
Roots by Boat – Full day package. Boat trip from Banjul up the Gambia River (approx. 2 hrs each way) learning about slave trade, Kunte Kinte family and house, museum, lunch on board then additional excursion to James Island to see prison ruins where slaves were held. 8am-5pm approx. Oct-May.
City Tour half day – Banjul, Albert Market, seaport, crocodile pool, Serrakunda market. 8.30am-12.30. All year.

Please Note: All children go FREE with accompanying Adults

Lazy day river excursion – Full day package. Easy day on Gambia river enjoying bird watching, fishing, sunbathing. Excellent on board lunch. 8am-4.30/5pm. All year.
Makasutu cultural trip – Full day package. Forest walk to medicine man and baboons, boat trip in the bolon, entertainment by local dancers. Lunch at Makasutu. 8am-4.30pm. Oct-May.
Roots by land – Full day package. Via ferry at Banjul to Barra on north side visiting various villages before arriving at Kunte Kinte family house etc. Boat to James Island. Lunch in Albreda restaurant. 8am-5pm approx. Oct-May.
Makasutu half day. Forest walk and boat trip in the bolon. 8am-1pm. Oct-May.
Tendaba 2 night/3 day trip – Full package including lunches on route plus breakfast and evening meals in Tendaba. Flexible village stops on route, inclusive boat trip to bolon on opposite side of Gambia river enjoying incredibly peaceful surroundings, walking excursion around immediate Tendaba area. From 8am on day one until 5pm approx. on day 3. All year.


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