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8 Hours History tour itinerary for Banjul: Do Scenic Boat Rides On The Gambia River

Banjul

History
History Tour
Sightseeing
Sightseeing Tour
Dolphin
Dolphin Encounter Tour

Learn how Kunta Kinteh Island played a role in the trans-Atlantic slave trade here. This the same island from where the author of Roots, Alex Haley, claims his ancestor came from. Do boat cruises to and fro this island & spot dolphins along the way.

DAY 01

Banjul/kunta kinteh island

  • First, we pick up at around 6:30 am in the morning and drive Banjul to take a boat ride on the Gambia River.

  • Cruise past islands on the river and head towards Kunta Kinteh Island. 

  • Make a quick stop on the island and visit the village of Kunta Kinta where the family of Alex Haley, author of Roots, claim heritage from. 

  • Visit the chief lady of the land.

  • Return to the boat for lunch while cruising to Kunta Kinteh Island. 

  • Explore the island.

  • Coffee or fruits will be served on the boat. Also try to spot dolphins here. 

  • Head back to your accommodation.  

  • 55 EUR Per Adult
  • Transportation.

  • Lunch and complement drinks.

  • Tickets and the cruise boat.

  • All extra needs. 

  • A standard boat with bar, kitchen and toilets, is a dabble cabin boat. On the land, the people are really friendly.

Banjul

History
History Tour
Sightseeing
Sightseeing Tour
Dolphin
Dolphin Encounter Tour
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Liono Experience

starting from
USD 67
Type of Tour

Private Tour

Departures

This tour is offered throughout the year on the following days of the week.

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