The Gambia is often called the "Smiling West Coast of Africa" because of its friendly inhabitants. The Gambia has 80km of coastline, but these beaches are stunning tropical paradises with golden beaches, tropical palm trees, and rustic fishing villages. The Gambia is an excellent destination due to its incredible collection of wildlife, witness 600 bird species, manatees, hippos, crocodiles, and monkeys whilst enjoying a chilled out, paradisical destination.
You can have the perfect holiday when you combine a luxurious beach holiday with exciting excursions on boat trips to stay overnight in forest ecolodges such as chimpanzee island reserve.
Currency: Gambian Dalasi
Visa: Not for British passport holders