Gambia is a country of diversity and has to offer with its beautiful scenery, pleasant climate and breathtaking flora and fauna some of activities.
Marvel at the incredible variety of plants and animals in one of the many national parks Gambia. Embark on a discovery tour through the palm forest of “Bijilo Forest Reserve” near the capital Banjul and by the Sacred Grove “Makasutu Cultural Forest” , which is considered a showcase project for ecotourism across national boundaries, and comes up with great walks and boat trips.
Gambia’s largest national park, the “Kiang West National Park”, due to the remoteness is a hot tip and thanks to unspoiled nature, a popular destination for (amateur) ornithologists, nature lovers and guests who want to explore the country and people off the beaten path. Further inland attracts the “River Gambia National Park” with a very special experience. The resident Chimpanzee Rehabilitation Project has observed the way chimpanzees at close range.
Even beach lovers come in Gambia at their expense. Thanks to the warm climate invite Gambia beaches all year round for a swim and are therefore also in the winter due to the short flight time a popular destination for sun-seeking vacationers.
Enjoy the secluded beaches in Fajara, Kotu or Kartong, try your hand at windsurfing in front of the headland Cape Point or take a walk on the beach!
Gambia applies among birdwatchers as an absolute top destination. The numerous bird sanctuaries to Tanji, Kiang West National Park of Jinack Island are home to over 500 different species of birds and can not only beat the ornithologist’s heart beat faster. In many hotels biodiversity, a marvel in the park-like gardens or Birdingausflug be booked.
Also for fishing, this small country where fishing plays a major role, ideal conditions. Both amateurs and sports fishermen get their money.
Not only for the local people it’s all about in Gambia to the Gambia River, which forms the lifeline of the country.Also for guests makes the river an ideal way is to get to know the country. Far away from the tourist center of the country can be on a boat tour through the mangrove forests or upstream not only admire inland nature Gambia but is also ideal to get in contact with local people and to explore the culture of the country. Listen to the incredible tranquility of the mangrove forests, watch the numerous species of birds, hippos, crocodiles and monkeys and let yourself be enchanted by exotic drum sounds, colorful dances and warm hospitality.
Restaurants on the Atlantic Coast offer a cheap way the varied, excellent cuisine Gambia to know which consists mainly of fresh fish, chicken, root vegetables and peanut sauce.