North Gambia tour (Roots Tour)
North Gambia Tour (Roots Tour)
This is called Roots Tour by other tour operators. In this trip we are visiting to the northern part of the Gambia where we visit Juffereh village, fort James Island and learn the history of triangular slave. These are the major highlights
of this trip.
This trip starts in the morning. The pick up time from your hotel or place of residence is 7:00 am. After the pick up we drive to Banjul terminal to join the ferry to the north bank of the Gambia where we join our open Land Rover vehicle. Then proceed our visit to Juffereh village, home of the famous slave kunta Kinteh. In Juffereh village we will visit the village museum and then join the boat to visit fort James Island, now called Kunta Kinteh Island. From there we will have lunch and after lunch we will drive back.
The price for this trip is 3950 GMD ( three thousand nine hundred and fifty Gambian Dalasi) per person.
We can also visit Juffereh village and Kunta Kinteh Island by river cruise excursions. In this way our trip begins at Dentong Bridge at Banjul where we take boat to Juffereh village and Kunta Kinteh Island. The price for this trip is: 5450 GMD
My trips are normally private. If you prefer to join a group that’s also possible.
Fathala Nature Reserve
Fathala Nature Reserve is a wildlife park for safari and lion walk. It is a popular trip, most of the tourist who visit the Gambia do this trip.
South Gambia Adventure
(4 by 4 off-road trip)
This is a full day round tour, that we do on the southern part of the country. Since the Gambia River divide country into two parts.
Layz Day River Cruise
This is called the lazy day trip by other tour operators. This start at 9:00 am from your hotel to the Denton Bridge where we will join
Sight and Sound of the City
This tour starts in the morning. Pick up time from your hotel or place of residence is 9:00 am. In this trip we drive through the major cities of the
Makasutu Cultural Forest
This starts at 9:00 am from your hotel and it takes approximately 45 minutes drive to reach our destination of the well kept Makasutu
North Gambia Tour (Roots Tour)
This is called Roots Tour by other tour operators. In this trip we are visiting to the northern part of the Gambia where we visit Juffereh village, fort
Guinea Bissau Trip
Guinea Bissau is a former Portuguese colonial state and broken Portuguese is the country’s most popular speaking language among its local
South Senegal Tour
South Senegal is called Casamance Region of Senegal. At Omi Tours we offer both overnight trip – where we visit Ziguinchor (the largest city) – and
Kayake / Kayaking Center
At Omi Tours we can organize this trip for you in the Gambia. Simply contact us. We will be glad to organize it with you. Kayake center is located at
Bird Watching Tour
Omi Tours can offer you to see the beautiful bird species in the Gambia and West Africa.The Gambia has many different beautiful
The Gambia River and its creeks are very rich with beautiful fish species. There are more than nine different species of fish in it. Join us to catch,
Abca’s Creek Lodge
Abca’s Creek Lodge is located in Foni Kasaine in the West Coast region of the Gambia. The lodge has a very beautiful outstanding view
We introduce cooking class to give another different great experience to our clients. In this way you will learn how to cook local Gambian
This excursions is worth taking just because it is so different from anything else on offer in the Gambia. After the pick up we drive you to
Dancing and Drumming Lessons
Drumming is essential part of west African traditional music and the music itself is at the heart of their culture. It is through the music
Other trips Omi Tours offer: * Visit to Mali * Guinea Conakry visiting * Senegal parc national de Niokolo Koba * and many others round tour
Batik factory and Serekunda Market
This is a half day trip where we visit Musu Kebbah Drammeh local batik and tie/dye factory and the famous Serekunda market.
Nature and Wildlife Tour
This is a half day trip. The pick up time from your hotel or place of residence is 9:00 am. After the pick up we will visit Bijilo forest park which is well
Gambia River Excursions
The Gambia River is formerly known as River Gambra. It is the country’s dominant feature. It take its source from the Foutah Jallon highlands
Sunset River Excursion
This trip starts in the afternoon. The pick up time from your hotel or place of residence is 3:00 pm. After the pick up we drive to Dentong Bridge at
Lamin Lodge Creek Boat Trip
An early morning start will get you to Lamin Lodge just as dawn is breaking. Where you will have a wonderful trip in a paddle pirogue among the
Pelicans Island Boat Trip
Pelicans Island is in the southern part of the Gambia, located at Alhahin Bolong in Kartong village where Gambia borders with south Senegal.
Baobab Island Visit
Baobab Island is in Kuloro village where you will have the chance to drink fresh Baobab juice and have a boat trip through the Baobabs on its creek.
Jinack Island and Niumi National Park
Jinack (Ginack) Island and Nuim National park are located in the north bank of the Gambia. We visit Jinack (Ginack) island to experience the life of the
George Town Tour
This is an up country trip where we make an overnight visit to the Inland of the Gambia. During this tour we will visit Wassu Stone Circles, historical sites at Jang Jang-bureh island and several islands
Basse and Fatoto Visit
Basse and Fatoto are located in the end region of the Gambia. Basse is the second capital of the Gambia. We do an overnight visit to this places to experience the local life there. The area of Fatoto
See the real Gambia off tourist beaten track!
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