7 Days Classic Sierra Leone Safari
The 7 Days classic Sierra Leone safari will make you discover some of the hot spots in Sierra Leone Island with local expert Guides.
- Tacugama Chimpanzee sanctuary
- Rogbonko village
Day 1: Freetown
Arrive in Freetown and transfer to your accommodation for Overnight.
Relax and get to know your fellow travelers during a meal and a star beer or two! Welcome to ‘sweet Salone’, your rock my Sierra Leone adventure starts here.
Day 2: Freetown
Today we’ll take a tour of Freetown with a local guide to see all of the main historical sights and get a feel for the city.
after lunch, you will be able to do some souvenir shopping at the big market, a craft market where you can buy locally made hand-woven baskets, wooden carvings, fabric, jewelry, home furnishings, paintings leather sandals, and bags.
Freetown is an exciting place with a great atmosphere, so after dinner, those who want to can sample the local nightlife scene.
Day 3: Tacugama chimpanzee sanctuary
In the morning we’ll make the short journey to Tacugama chimpanzee sanctuary to go on a beautiful hike through the jungle and enjoy a picnic lunch.
In the afternoon, we’ll take a guided tour of the sanctuary to find out about the important work that they do, caring for and rehabilitating almost 100 rescued chimpanzees, as well as doing community outreach, wildlife field research, environmental sustainability, conservation education, and alternative livelihoods programs.
All proceeds from the lodges and tours go directly towards the animals and conservation projects of the sanctuary.
That evening we’ll enjoy dinner and stay overnight in eco-lodges at the sanctuary amongst birds, butterflies, and wild chimpanzees.
Day 4 – 5: Rogbonko village retreat
From Tacugama, we’ll make our way to Rogbonko village retreat, a community-based initiative, where we’ll learn what it’s like to live in a rural village in Sierra Leone.
You will have the opportunity to meet, interact and learn from the local people, as well as take part in a number of activities whilst we are here, such as walks through the bush, canoeing, basket weaving, traditional dancing, and learning to make local food.
We’ll sleep in local houses, eat local food, and experience everyday life in the village.
Day 6: Return to Freetown
On our last day, we’ll head back to Freetown to explore Bunce Island, one of the most significant places of the slave trade.
In the evening, we’ll toast to new friends and great adventures as we enjoy a goodbye meal at one of Sierra Leone’s best restaurants!
The rest of the night is free to get an early night before the journey home or you can enjoy the weekend nightlife on the coast!
Day 7: Departure day
Today is always a sad day as we say goodbye to our new friends (there’s usually a few tears, I will warn you), but the memories and shared experiences will last a lifetime!
We can arrange the transfer to lungi international airport or you can continue your Africa travels from there (transport to Freetown city center is included).
End of tour
Additional accommodation can be arranged for an extra cost.
What’s included in the 7 Days classic Sierra Leone safari
- Tour Guide
- Entrance Fees
- Vehicle & Fuel
What’s excluded in the 7 Days classic Sierra Leone safari
- Flights, visas
- Any Private Expenses
- Room Service Fees
- Alcoholic Drinks
When to book the safari package?
The tour should be booked 2 weeks in advance but the last inquiry can be made.
Best Time to Travel
October to May
NOTE: Tour details are provided upon booking on the final travel plan.