Must-see attractions in The Gambia

  • B
    Botanic Gardens

    Bakau's botanic gardens were established in 1924 and offer shade, peace and good bird-spotting chances. It's a small space – just 1.5 hectares.

  • S
    Sakura Arts Studio

    Art lovers should visit Njogu Touray's Sakura Arts Studio for a private viewing of the acclaimed painter's colourful works.

  • J
    July 22 Square

    The quadrangular July 22 Square contains a World War I memorial and a fountain dating from the 1930s.

  • M

    A useful landmark on Karaiba Ave, this is the main mosque in the city.

  • K
    Kiang West National Park

    Spread across 115 sq km on the south bank of the river, Kiang West National Park contains an impressive array of plant and animal life. There are more…