Why Gambia

  • Just six hours from Europe with no jet lag
  • Guaranteed sunshine all year round
  • Beautiful golden sandy beaches stretching for miles.
  • One of the safest destinations in the world
  • Freedom to travel around
  • Excellent and varied restaurants
  • Beautiful ecotourism
  • One of the best destinations for bird watching
  • Excellent sea and creek fishing

The Gambia has a magic that brings people back year after year and it is still one of the safest destinations in the world!  It is the nearest English speaking destination to Europe with guaranteed sunshine all year round. Average flight time is just 6 hours.  The Gambia‘s relaxed laid back pace of life is ideal for those who prefer a quieter holiday, yet The Gambia offers a wealth of history and culture which can be explored by boat or by road. The local people are friendly and are always willing to share their  knowledge over some Ata (green tea) or even  invite you to join them for lunch.  For the more adventurous there is lots to see and do!

The climate is very comfortable offering guaranteed warm sunny days and cool evenings between November and May.   The summer months brings rains, which fall mostly  in warm short showers, the land turns a lush green and the birds and the flowers produce an amazing array of colour.   The Gambia has over 500 different species  of bird, many of which can be seen in and  around the Kombo area.

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  • Night Life
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Shopping
  • Holiday Tips
  • Animal Welfare
  • Eco Tourism
  • Places of Interest
  • Eating Out
  • Health
  • The Country
  • Guidebook
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Our Objectives

  • Promote The Gambia
  • Increase Tourism
  • Improve Services
  • Provide Advice
  • Encourage Fund Raising
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