Banjul, The Gambia
The perfect 1 day itinerary

Banjul, the capital city of The Gambia, is situated on St. Mary's Island at the mouth of the Gambia River. It's a city known for its historical significance, vibrant markets, and beautiful beaches. Despite its small size, Banjul offers a unique blend of cultural experiences, from the bustling Albert Market to the serene beauty of the nearby beaches. The city serves as a gateway to exploring the rich wildlife and diverse ecosystems of The Gambia.

What to do in Banjul?

This 1 day itinerary is the perfect guide to the best things to see in Banjul. It includes day-by-day activities, travel tips, and the top places to visit.

Day 1: Exploring the Heart of Banjul

Morning

Start your day with a visit to the Arch 22, a significant landmark that offers panoramic views of the city. Next, explore the National Museum of The Gambia to learn about the country's history and culture.

Afternoon

Head to the Albert Market, a bustling marketplace where you can find everything from fresh produce to traditional crafts. It's a great place to experience the local culture and pick up souvenirs.

Evening

Enjoy a relaxing evening at one of Banjul's beaches, such as Cape Point Beach. The sunset views over the Atlantic Ocean are breathtaking.


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