Sit back and relax as you travel into the amazing historic island. Your Driver Guide will provide details of the day’s itinerary while you enjoy the journey north.
THE VILLAGE OF JUFFUREH & ALBREDA
Next is a stop at the historic village of Juffureh. A village rich in Colonial relics and has became popular since in the 1970 following the television release of the bestselling book, "Roots", written by the African-American author Alex Haley, a descendant of Kunta Kinteh. It’s the birthplace of the famous African legend Kunta-Kinteh who was later captured and shipped to Mary land, the United States as a Slave.
THE KUNTA- KINTEH ISLAND
Less than a 20 minutes boat ride North-east of the village of Juffureh is the Kunta-Kinteh Island This beautiful scenic island is famed for its European heritage. And a UNESCO world listed heritage sites.
LAUNCH AT JUFFUREH
Then enjoy a delicious 2 course lunch at Juffureh restaurant set in a beautiful rural Gambian setting, followed by a visit to the Albreda village Museum where you will immerse yourself in real history of the Atlantic slave trade.