Kuntaur, Gambia

Kuntaur is a town located in the Central River Division of Gambia, West Africa. It is located 150km inland and is the last place upriver on the River Gambia to which ocean going vessels can navigate.

The River Gambia National Park is the main attraction of a visit to Kuntaur.It is home to Chimpanzees, Baboons, Monkeys, Warthogs, hippos, and a number of other species. Reptiles and birdlife is also abundant.

Things to see and do

* River Gambia National Park
* Hippos & crocodiles
* Chimpanzees
* Kuntaur village
* Bird life

General Information

Cruise Season – Oct - May
Currency – Dalasi (GMD)
Language – English
Land Area – 11,295 km2 (Gambia)
Electricity – 2 round pins European style
Time – GMT plus zero hours
International Country Telephone Code – +220

Port Location – The port at Kuntaur is located on the River Gambia.

Travel Links – There are regular flights to Gambia from Nigeria, Dakar, Spain, Manchester, Amsterdam and Brussels.

There are direct GPTC buses running from Barra (a ferry ride away from Banjul) to Dakar.

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