Guinea Bissau – Islands and Wildlife

10 Days

An adventure awaits in Guinea Bissau. Visit the markets, museums the old colonial center of Bissau, then, go fishing in the Mar Azul. Continue to one of the 88 islands and islets that form the Bijagos Archipelago. Cruise to Orango Island to see the sea hippos wading in the mangrove.

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Activity
  1. Day 1: Bissau, Guinea-Bissau

    Arrive Bissau; meet assist and transfer to hotel.

    Meal(s) Included: No

    Overnight at Hotel 24 Septembro or Similar

  2. Day 2: Bissau City Tour

    After breakfast, begin your city tour of Bissau.
    Highlights include: the National Museum, the Mercado (Central Market), The old colonial center of Bissau Velho, Porto Pidjiguiti and many more.

    Meal(s) Included: Breakfast

    Overnight at Hotel 24 Septembro or Similar

  3. Day 3: Bissau – Boloma

    After breakfast, drive to Boloma for a city tour. Bolama became the first capital of Portuguese Guinea and remained so until its transfer to Bissau in 1941, and because of its historical significance, has been nominated a world heritage site. You will be able to observe the colonial buildings and visit the famous site of the Bolama Court.

    Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4: Boloma – Rubane

    After breakfast, transfer to the sacred Island of Rubane, one of the 88 Islands and Islets forming the Bijagos Archipelago of Guinea Bissau.  Enjoy a tour of Rubane and Bubaque, visiting the market, museum of UICN, radio Dian, and local church.

    Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    Overnight at The Fishing Club or Similar

  5. Day 5: Rubane – Canbhaque

    After breakfast, take a short cruise to Canbhaque. People here are faithful to their traditional way of life; you might even have the opportunity to see women dressed in the saiya fibers skirt. After a day of exploration and mingling, return to Rubane.

    Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6: Canbhaque – Orango

    After breakfast, take a cruise to Orango Island. Here, you will discover a unique natural reserve inhabited by Sea Hippos, which live in mangrove salt water and often swim and frolic on the beaches.

    Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    Overnight at Orango Park Hotel or Similar

  7. Day 7: Orango – Poilao

    After breakfast, take a cruise to Poilao. The Islands in the South are known for their natural beauty, Ilha dos Cavalos is one of them- both uninhabited and considered a natural paradise, where hundreds of migratory and local birds nest including: marabous, herons and pelicans.

    Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8: Rubane – Djemberem

    After breakfast, take a boat trip to the estuary of Rio Cumbaja. Afterwards, drive to Djemberem where tourism is still a foreign word. Meet the Tonda people, as they perform for your pleasure, a traditional mask dance around the fire. The natives will welcome you with curiousity and enthusiasm, because seeing any tourist is a special event.

    Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9: Djemberem – Bissau

    After breakfast, go in search of groups of Chimpanzee in the deep forest. Local forest guides (rangers) will help you track these Chimpanzees. Afterwards return to camp for an afternoon departure to Bissau.

    Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    Overnight at Hotel 24 Septembro or Similar

  10. Day 10: Bissau – Depart

    After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your onward flight.

    Meal(s) Included: Breakfast

Trip Includes:

  • Meeting and assistance upon arrival and departure
  • Airport/ hotel transfers
  • Accommodation in the properties listed or similar
  • Transportation in private vehicle and boat trip
  • Experienced tour guide
  • Admission to all listed sites
  • Meals indicated
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