From relaxing cruises along the Gambia River to bird spotting trips in the wetlands, there’s plenty to see and do in the Gambia. Discover mystical stone circles at Kerr Batch, experience the healing powers of Kachikally Crocodile Pool, or simply sit back with a good book as you relax on the lively beaches of Senegambia.
Located in the heart of Bakau, Katchically Crocodile Pool is one of three sacred pools in Africa. In The Gambia, crocodiles represent the power of fertility and women experiencing difficulties in conceiving would bathe in the sacred pool in hope and prayer.Find out more
Take a relaxing guided cruise along the River Gambia and take in the beautiful surroundings that are filled with birds, wildlife and mangroves. You could capture the top of a hippo lurking in the waters if you’re lucky, but even if you don’t, you’ll certainly have some wonderful shots to gaze over afterwards.Find out more
For an activity away from the beach, head inland to the iconic Albert Market where you can immerse yourself in The Gambia’s vibrant culture. Be apart of the hustle and bustle by visiting the capital’s main market to explore the maze of stalls and shops.Find out more
Just a half an hour drive from Banjul Beach is the Abuko Nature Reserve where you can experience a wide range of rare wildlife. The wildlife park is quite small compared to others in the region but it’s buzzing with animal activity.Find out more