Welcome to Bakau, Gambia
Bakau is a city of Gambia located west of the capital Banjul. On the Atlantic coast, the city is known for its beautiful beaches and gardens, which make it one of the best places to live. Bakau has the most beautiful beaches in the Gambia and full of favorable locations for tourism. The city is one of the most developed in Gambia and is close to other major cities such as Banjul and Serekunda. The city of Bakau had a population of 72,039 as of 2012. Bakau is also a major fishing centre and has a large market by the sea where fish and seafood are traded.
Points of Interest in Bakau
Bakau Market is a cozy corner where you will find a lot of entertainment, warmth and hospitality. You should also visit the Botanical garden and the small fishing port in Bakau. The beautiful beaches at Kololi and Cape Point are a must visit. The Bakau Beach, the Kololi Beach and the Cape Point beach are all good for sunbathing and have nice hotels surrounding them. Perhaps the biggest attraction is the Bakau Kachikally Crocodile Pool which first attracted tourists to Bakau. The crocodiles in the pool are believed by the locals to have healing powers and tourists are allowed to touch. The Kachikally Museum in Bakau holds about 1,000 artifacts detailing the tradition and history of Bakau.
Best Hotels in Bakau
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