Georgetown & Wassu Stone Circles
2 Day Guided Tour
Unearth cultural treasures and treasure heartfelt moments as you travel the length of the Central River Region on route to Georgetown. No stone is left unturned as you adventure into parts of this beautiful and remote region. From the wild and pristine natural wonderland of McCarthy Island, to the spectacular vistas of Baboon Island and the historic Stone Circles. Experience the wonders of Gambian rural life.
Child Price: $299.00, Adult Price: $350.00
Tour Plan & Itinary
- Welcome To George Town
Explore cultural treasures and heartfelt moments as you travel the length of Georgetown.This planned port town stretch out on the north side of the isle an old British settlement, with a ferry crossing terminal, a Methodist Church opened in 1835 (said to be the oldest Methodist Church in sub-Saharan Africa) Janjanbureh a town rich in history and Culture, here you experience unusual Gambian Rural life, Your driver guide make comprehensive commentary about this town fascinating history and Culture.
- The Baboon Island/ Chimps Rehabilitation Project
A scenic drive through several small local settlements and a short boat trip south from Kuntaur will find you in the pristine wilderness of Baboon Island, an ecological paradise with an abundance of native Gambian wildlife. With some possibilities of seeing one of aquatic most beautiful animals.
- The Stone Cirlces & Museum
Explore the highlight and overwhelming hidden treasures and history of the Stone Circles dating back between 750-1000 AD walk in to the museum and come out with a deeper understanding what makes the Stone Circles so Unique and inspiring.
- Wassu Lumo/ Weekly Rural Market
Stop at Wassu Lumo to see a vibrant rural market life, this local weekly market which open every Monday is widely attended by traders from Gambia, Senegal & Guinea Bissau with a large variety of Commodities for sell.
With its vibrant indigenous culture, friendly characters and varied scenery, the Lumo at Wassu will leave you spellbound. Be immersed in the traditions of the Gambian people. Experience a landscape that changes before your eyes.
- Welcome to Georgetown.
- The Baboon Island / Chimps Rehabilitation Center
- Stone Circles at Wassu.
- Wassu -Lumo (wassu weekly rural market).