This epic and challenging trip takes you right the way through some truly off the beaten track destinations. We take in the highlights of Senegal and the Gambia and explore the region's marvelous wetlands and birdlife. We then plunge into the remarkable but lesser-visited countries of Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, and Sierra Leone, visiting the area's stunning and remote mountains and the phenomenal beaches of the Freetown Peninsular. We will then head east through Guinea's remote forest region, before entering the wonderful country of CÃ´te d'Ivoire and following the Atlantic coast of Ghana to its bustling capital of Accra. We then continue on to the unique and fascinating lands of Togo and Benin, two countries packed full of history, voodoo culture and stunning scenery.
- Fascinating cultures, incredible atmosphere, and warm friendly smiles
- Marvelous wetlands and birdlife
- Guinea's remote forest region