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Highlights

  • Urban hike in Bakau with a local
  • Learn the History of the people in the community
  • Share stories With locals
  • Enjoy Coconut Water
  • Visit a buzzing local Market
  • Enjoy Traditional Local Lunch

Pick up

You will be picked up at your hotel


What to Expect

Bakau is one of the most busy coastal cities in Gambia, and the Market has so much activity and I would love to take you around. It used to be a small village, but become more popular in the19th century mainly because of the beautiful palm fringed beaches. Today its...


This is The Plan

Pick Up

I will pick you from your hotel and take you around Bakau which is one of the most busy coastal cities in Gambia, and the Market.

I will pick you from your hotel and take you around Bakau which is one of the most busy coastal cities in Gambia, and the Market.

History of Bakau

Bakau used to be a small village, but become more popular in the19th century mainly because of the beautiful palm fringed beaches. Today its the most developed town in the Gambia.

Bakau used to be a small village, but become more popular in the19th century mainly because of the beautiful palm fringed beaches. Today its the most developed town in the Gambia.

Bakau Infrastructure

I will take you around the city centre and the markets, where I will show you some of the oldest buildings that were built during the colonial times. We will also get to see the biggest mosques and I explain to you about its unique history.

I will take you around the city centre and the markets, where I will show you some of the oldest buildings that were built during the colonial times. We will also get to see the biggest mosques and I explain to you about its unique history.


What is included

  • Trained Local Guide
  • Lunch at a local Cafe
  • Transportation
  • 2 Liter Bottled Water
  • Hotel Transfer

What to bring

  • Good walking Shoes
  • Camera
  • Extra money to buy artifacts

About your Localist

Onewol

Welcome!
I am a dedicated tour guide and would want to share with you my culture and show you the beauty of our coastal city of Bakau. I am fascinated to learning new things and meeting new people, and I am certain you will get to learn a lot from me too.

Welcome to The Gambia, the place I cherish and love with all my heart


Language

  • English


$ 24 p.p. if 7
 
 
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1. Booking Request

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2. Payment

The Localist must respond within 48 hours. We authorize your card for the full amount, but you will not be charged for the activity until the Localist has accepted the booking.

3. Security for you

Funds are not sent to the Localist until after the activity has been completed, so you do not have to worry about your money disappearing.

Other Popular Activities in Bakau

Bird Watching Tour at Cape Creek

  • See different types of bird species
  • Have a great time in nature
  • Breathtaking views of small mammals and butterflies

The African Heritage Center

  • Learn about the Heritage and Culture
  • Enjoy Local art and artifacts
  • Socialise with Locals and make friends

Beautiful Bakau Botanical Garden

  • Learn about different indigenous trees.
  • Interact with Locals
  • Enjoy bird watching