Things to do

We are offering a lot of different activities. You’ll have the choice to go and explore nature. If so, you can go on a hikingtrip in the Gambian bush or you can go kayaking in the mangroves. Maybe you will spot one of the rare dwarf crocodiles! Go bird watching or try to catch your first big fish in the Gambia. In- and around Kurumbo Lodge we offer a range of outdoor activities, a whole program can be individually tailored. Gambia offers activities for everyone!

Sports activities

Fishing trips
Catch Baracuda, Captainfish, Red Snapper, Stingray and many other species. Go trolling with a boat with lures or go fly-fishingKayak trips.

Discover the mangroves by kayak
Try your luck and discover the rarest crocodile on the world, the West African Dwarf Crocodile. Explore the wildlife in the creeks by kayak and spot hundreds of birds, monkey’s, and other animals.

Boat trips
Visit Pelican Island or join a rivertrip over Hulahine River.

Walking trips
We offer different kind of walking trips. These are trips along the river and ocean. Other trips go into the villages and the many sacred places around the area.

Bicycle trips
Discover the Gambia by bike. An amazing way to experience the country and get in contact with the people of the Gambia.

Bird Watching
For birdwatchers Kurumbo Lodge is absolute paradise. Different types of landscapes offer many kinds of birds.

kurumbo lodge boat trip

Culture and Art

  • Local Cooking Lessons
  • Dancing Lessons
  • Making Jewellery by a Local
  • Experience the Local Life (with occasional ceremonies)
  • Excursions to All Interesting Places in The Gambia
  • Workshop Batik by a Local
  • Workshop Painting / Drawing by Ria
  • Drumming lessons by Jerreh


Local Events

Kartong Festival: February yearly