Banjul is the capital city of Gambia, am African country. Although Banjul or even Gambia isn’t a famous holiday destination, there are many reasons why you could opt for this beautiful place for your next summer holidays. The small country’ beautiful capital is home to many natural and artificial beauties. The buildings, the food, the markets, all give you a pleasurable experience. Book your flights to Banjul and you will have one of the most memorable trips. The hotels and resorts are available in every budget range to give you the luxury holiday experience that you’re looking for. We have collected some of the most amazing places to see in Banjul. Dive in and plan what you want to do when in Banjul.
Gambia National Museum:
One of the museums that will not let you down. Full of artifacts and displays, conveying to you the history of Gambia and Banjul. The museum is relatively smaller in area but it displays a lot of objects. This makes your time spent there totally worth it. You will not have a minute bored there because there is so much to see and observe. Must visit this place when in Banjul.
The Albert market is the largest market in the city. The market was named after Queen Victoria’s husband, Prince Albert. It is the best attraction to visit. Not only tourists but the locals also love this place. The reason being, the market never disappoints you. It has got everything you need, from Crafts, fresh vegetables and fruits, to hardware and even clothing. You can buy whatever you want. The variety and price ranges are mind-blowing. So, anybody who visits Banjul should definitely make a visit here.
Abuko Nature Reserve:
This is the perfect place for people who have an interest in nature and wildlife, particularly birds. The green forest looking park has an amazing variety of birds that you can observe and spend time with. Being in nature gives you peace and relaxation of the mind. Plan a trip to Abuko National Reserve to get away from the hustle bustle of the urban city and spend some time. Apart from birds there are multiple plant varieties that you can see. Many types of squirrels, monkeys and porcupines etc. can all be found here.
Kachikally Museum and Crocodile Pool:
It is one of the main tourist attraction sites. And why not, a pool inhabiting crocodiles is nothing you’d want to miss. Spend some time by the side of the pool observing the wild huge creatures. The locals have a ritual where they’d submerge in the water to enhance the fertility of a woman. The baby born after this bathing ritual is named Kachikally. All the more interesting reasons to visit this place.
So, these are some of the most beautiful places in Banjul. Book your cheap flights to Banjul to spend your summer holidays 2020 there and experience all the fun.
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