Makasutu By Day

Banjul, Gambia

Experience Rating
icon8 hours  (Approx.)
Hotel pickup offered
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English

Makasutu, a nature lovers' paradise !

Enjoy walk through the palm forest with morning breakfast

look out for various species of birds in the forest during your 1hr 30mins walk in the forest with your local guide.

Guarantee to see Red Colobus and Green velvet Monkeys, monitor Lizards, Pygmy Deer and Mongoose and maybe a glimpse of Baboons

A Gambian buffet lunch and display of a Jola cultural dancing tops the Day !
  • Get up-close to native wildlife
  • Buffet lunch included
  • Led by a local guide

Fuel surcharge
Local taxes
National Park fees
Professional guide
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting points
Bottled water
Excess luggage charges (where applicable)
Airport/Departure Tax
Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
Food and drinks
Food and drinks, other than the "value added offers" specified in your guidebook
DVD (available to purchase)
Souvenir photos (available to purchase)

Departure Point

At the main hotel gate or on the pier next to the ship

Return Details

At the main hotel gate or on the pier next to the ship
After the final pick up drive to Makasutu Culture Forest (Excursion sites ) 45mins

walk to Baobab area for toilet stop (5mins talk)

meet our local guide who go through the program and use of toilet (15mins )

Walk down to base camp (5min)

Coffee/tea break (30mins)

Join the boat for (45mins) boat trip

walk back to Baobab area to relax before starting the forest walk (15mins)

Forest walk (90mins ) with a chance to spot different kind of birds, baboons and monkeys, visit the fortune teller, visit the palm wine tapper and taste the wine, do not taste the palm wine if allergic to nut  .

Drive back to Baobab area for lunch (15ms)

Lunch break (45mins)

Entertainment (30mins), depending on the group size of 10pax and above

Visit tourist market at the camp (15mins)

swimming (45mins)

Drive through the arts villages back to the hotel (60mins)
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
  • Minimum drinking age is 18 years
  • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
  • Refunds will not be issued if tour/activity is missed due to late or non-arrival of cruise ship
  • Dress code is formal
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Learn more about cancellations.

From 80.45 USD

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