Historic Sierra Leone – Tour Sierra Leone in 6 days. Explore the capital city of Freetown before traveling to Bunce Island, with its historic Slave Fort. Visit the Tacugama Chimp Sanctuary and the beautiful Banana Island.
Arrive in Freetown, be welcomed by a driver, and be taken to the hotel. Overnight at Sierra Light House Hotel or Similar
Visit Freetown's city tour following breakfast. The National Museum, St. George's Cathedral, the State House, Freedom Gateway, and the Central Market are just a few highlights. The oldest university in West Africa, Fourah Bay College at Mount Aureol, will also be on our itinerary. Visit the botanical gardens afterward for a breathtaking view of the city. Meal(s) Included: Breakfast Overnight at Sierra Light House Hotel or Similar
Take a trip to Bunce Island after breakfast. Look at the historic slave fort on Bunce Island. Experience the routes used by Africans from the coastal rice-growing villages of Sierra Leone to the Carolinas in the United States as you stroll through Bunce Island's ruins. During the return trip to Freetown, halt at River No 2. Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Lunch Overnight at Sierra Light House Hotel or Similar
Drive to the Tacugama Chimpanzee Sanctuary after breakfast. Visit Hill Station, the lovely Regent Village, and St. Charles Church along the way to observe Krio architecture and to visit the oldest stone-house church in sub-Saharan Africa. Get there at Tacugama. Continue by boat to Banana Island after lunch. Once you get there, check into your hotel on Banana Island. Start your island trip this evening. Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner Overnight at Banana Island Guest House or Similar
Visit the twin island villages of Dublin and Ricketts, which are situated on the coast, after breakfast. There is a thin strip of sand that connects the two Islands; however, it is submerged during high tide. The path that connects the two islands is made of stone. Interact with the residents while learning about their culture. Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner Overnight at Banana Island Guest House or Similar
Return to Free Town after breakfast and take a taxi to the airport to catch your trip home. Meal(s) Included: Breakfast