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8 Hours Culture tour itinerary for Serre Kunda & Brikama: Discover The Makasutu Cultural Forest

Serre Kunda, Brikama

Rural
Rural Experience Tour
Culture
Culture Tour
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Canoeing Tour

Go deep into the Makasutu Cultural Forest. Go on a boat ride on the Gambia River, try the delicious local palm wine, do a forest walk and enjoy lunch along with some local entertainment. 

DAY 01

Makasutu Culture Forest

  • Get picked up in the morning at 8 am. 

  • Drive from Serre Kunda towards Makasutu Culture Forest, outside Brikama.

  • Upon arrival at the Eco-tourist centre, get received by camp members. 

  • Depending on the river tide, first go on a boat cruise in a canoe to go around the mangrove swamps of the Gambia River, where you can see local women collecting oysters from the mangrove in the creeks and in a unique manner only can be seen by ladies in the creeks.

  • Go on a forest walk and get a chance to see Gambian Herbs man at work. You will the keep on walking to towards the end where you will meet a palm wine tapper to sample local liquor from the palm tree.

  • Drive to the base in a vehicle.

  • Enjoy lunch and entertainment with the locals especially a man playing a 21 string instrument. 

  • Return to your accommodation. 

  • 70 EUR Per Adult
  • Food and a complimentary drink at the end of the day.

  • Boat trip.

  • Palm wine liquor to sample.

  • Entrance tickets. 

  • All extra needs personally. 

  • Sun creams and repellents will be needed.

  • You must look out for the baboons since they always attempt to eat part of your lunch.

  • There is an art market, and you may want to buy something.

Serre Kunda, Brikama

Rural
Rural Experience Tour
Culture
Culture Tour
Canoeing
Canoeing Tour
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Liono Experience

starting from
EUR 70
Type of Tour

Private Tour

Departures

This tour is offered throughout the year.The tour starts at 08:30 hours.

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