The tourism regulatory body and responsible for marketing and promotion of The Gambia as a tourism destination
The Gambia Tourism Board is the institution mandated by Government to promote The Gambia as a Tourism Destination
It caters for all tourists (nature lovers, Bird watching, Trekking, leisure and Exotic, water sports and fishing enthusiast) etc
Visit the www.gambiahotels.gm to get the relevant information
The whole country is full of interest sites or visit www.visitthegambia.gm
The Gambia is one of the safest countries in Africa where tourists can move freely.
The country enjoys virtually uninterrupted sunshine and high daytime temperatures with almost no rainfall from November to June.
Most Europeans do not require a visa to visit. Check your nearest embassy or consulate.
Those needing Visas would be issued upon arrival and normally for 21 days.
Check with your Physician and health service requirements
It is very safe to travel around
There are many banks and currency exchange bureaus. You can also change money at your hotel. ATM services are also available in many tourist locations
Master and Visa cards are accepted in many major shops and restaurants. Please enquire before you buy.
There are safe times to swim. Always check the beach flagging signs. Do not swim when the red flag is up
There are no sharks or predators near the beach
There are Embassies or consulates for most European countries.
You can use a tourist taxi from the hotel to any destination. Other forms of transport are available
Highly revealing and indecent clothing is not permited.
The Gambia offers child friendly accommodations and services in a safe and secure manner.
There are public and private hospitals and clinics easily accessible. One can also buy over the counter and prescribed medicines at various pharmacies.
The Gambia enjoys the services of Four GSM providers. All hotels and major restaurants have free Wi-Fi access.
There is a very low crime rate in the destination.
The Gambia is on GMT and maximum time variance with European countries is 2 hours
It is safe to bring limited number of personal devices freely.