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Historic Sierra Leone – 6 Days

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Duration

6

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

Unlimited

Languages

English

Overview

Historic Sierra Leone

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.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • The National Museum
  • St. George’s Cathedral
  • The State House
  • Freedom Gateway
  • The Central Market
  • Fourah Bay College at Mount Aureol
  • Bunce Island Historic Slave Fort
  • Tacugama Chimpanzee Sanctuary
  • Banana Island
  • Twin-island villages of Dublin and Ricketts located on the coast

Itinerary

Day 1: Freetown
Day 1: Freetown

Arrive in Freetown, be welcomed by a driver, and be taken to the hotel.

Overnight at Sierra Light House Hotel or Similar

Day 2: Freetown and Vicinity
Day 2: Freetown and Vicinity

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

Day 3: Freetown- Bunce Island- Freetown

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

Day 4: Freetown – Tacugama – Banana Island
Day 4: Freetown – Tacugama – Banana Island

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

Day 5: Banana Island
Day 5: Banana Island

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

Day 6: Banana Island- Freetown- Depart
Day 6: Banana Island- Freetown- Depart

Return to Free Town after breakfast and take a taxi to the airport to catch your trip home.


Meal(s) Included: Breakfast

Included/Excluded

  • Meeting and assistance upon arrival
  • Assistance at departure on final day
  • Roundtrip airport/hotel transfers
  • Hotel accommodation in the indicated properties
  • Transportation in private   vehicle
  • Experienced English-speaking tour guide
  • Admission to all listed sites
  • Meals indicated
  • Cost of Visa
  • Meals not listed
  • Travel Insurance (can be quoted)
  • Immunization
  • Gratuity to driver and guide

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