7 days in Gambia Itinerary

7 days in Gambia Itinerary

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7 days in Gambia Itinerary

Start: Lagos
Fly:  5​h 45​min
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Serekunda
— 6 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Lagos

6
nights
Serekunda

Serekunda ©
Serekunda hugs the Atlantic Ocean on one side and faces the Gambia River on the other, both of which provide an escape from the heat when temperatures rise.
Head to Brikama Craft Market and Lemonfish Art Galleryfor some retail therapy. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Serekunda: Gunjur Village Museum (in Gunjur), Fort Bullen (in Barra) and The Reptile Farm (in Kartong). Spend the 29th (Mon) exploring nature at River Gambia National Park. The adventure continues: stroll through Katchikally Crocodile Pool, stop by Senegambia Craft Market, make a trip to Kololi, and enjoy the sand and surf at Kotu Beach.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Serekunda trip builder website .

Lagos, Nigeria to Serekunda is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Traveling from Lagos to Serekunda, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Lagos in July, you will find days in Serekunda are a bit warmer (38°C), and nights are about the same (28°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Serekunda

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Banjul, North Bank Division, Kartong, Bakau, Gunjur Village Museum
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Kotu Beach ©
Kotu Beach
Katchikally Crocodile Pool ©
Katchikally Crocodile Pool
Bijilo Forest Park
Bijilo Forest Park

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