Gambia is one of the smallest African nation offering varied terrain and multiple vacation getaways. Travel Gambia for its lush jungles, sandy shores, marshes, wood and grasslands in savannah and much more. Experience pure African culture here and explore the untamed parks, reserves for its spectacular flora and fauna.
Banjul is small capital of this nation with pleasant ambience and bustling markets. Years of being colonized by the British has left a major influence on this nation. The capital is well known for its vibrant night life. Watch wrestling matches in traditional style for some real entertainment.
National parks, Abuko Nature reserve and many forests are full of multiple bird species and animals like the crocodile, monkeys and hippos. Warm beaches along the Atlantic with palm and coconut trees and clear blue waters are inviting. You can enjoy sun bathing on the Kololi and Bakau beaches, go sailing or swimming in the sea for fun. Go to Bao Bolon wetland reserve, Tanji reserve or Tanbi wetlands with mangrove creeks near the Gambia River for bird watching to see some pelicans.
Fishing in the creeks near Banjul can be engaging; catch marlin, ladyfish, snapper or a barracuda during line fishing. The countryside, coast and creeks all look marvelous in micro light. Katchikali Crocodile pool is famous ancient site and an important part of Mandinka tribe. Wassu stone circle belonging to the prehistoric era is a mystical burial ground worth visit.
Buy souvenirs from the shops and stalls in Albert market or from resorts. Popular batik wall hanging, woodcarvings, jewellery, musical instruments, handbags, crafted items and masks can be bought from here. Night life in Serrekunda and the capital is lively with multiple bars, hotels and clubs. Special performances of drumming and dancing are hosted along with traditional music.
Western and Gambian style sea food, chicken and spicy dishes are available here. Barbeque buffer is also popular in cities. Luxurious stay along with best service and mouth watering cuisine makes your trip worthwhile, as you travel Gambia for the perfect holiday.