32 days in Sierra Leone Itinerary

32 days in Sierra Leone Itinerary

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32 days in Sierra Leone Itinerary

Start: Johannesburg
Fly + Drive:  19​h 45​min
1
Lungi
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Freetown
— 6 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Kenema
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h
4
Makeni
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
5
Kamakwie
— 9 nights
Drive + Fly:  20​h 30​min
End: Johannesburg

5
nights
Lungi

Lungi
Lungi is a small coastal town in Port Loko District in the Northern Province of Sierra Leone. Lungi is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tintafor Central Mosque.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Lungi online trip builder .

Johannesburg, South Africa to Lungi is an approximately 20-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Johannesburg to Lungi. Traveling from Johannesburg in September, plan for warmer nights in Lungi, with lows around 28°C. On the 13th (Fri), you'll travel to Freetown.

Things to do in Lungi

Historic Sites
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6
nights
Freetown

Freetown ©
Straddling an undulating coastline, Freetown serves as the capital and largest city of Sierra Leone.
Explore Freetown's surroundings by going to Lakka Beach (in Lakka) and Bureh Beach (in Bure Town). The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Tacugama Chimpanzee Sanctuary, examine the collection at Sierra Leone National Museum, kick back and relax at Lumley Beach, and wander the streets of Aberdeen.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Freetown trip itinerary maker tool .

Getting from Lungi to Freetown by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a shuttle. In September in Freetown, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to drive to Kenema.

Things to do in Freetown

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Bureh Beach, Lakka Beach
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Tacugama Chimpanzee Sanctuary ©
Tacugama Chimpanzee Sanctuary
River Number Two Beach ©
River Number Two Beach
Lumley Beach ©
Lumley Beach

5
nights
Kenema

Kenema ©
Kenema is the second largest city in Sierra Leone, and the largest city in the Eastern Province of Sierra Leone. Spend the 20th (Fri) exploring nature at Gola Rainforest National Park.

Find out how to plan Kenema trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Freetown to Kenema takes 4.5 hours. On the 24th (Tue), you'll travel to Makeni.

Things to do in Kenema

Parks Nature
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Gola Rainforest National Park ©
Gola Rainforest National Park

5
nights
Makeni

Makeni
Makeni is the largest city in the Northern Province of Sierra Leone. Makeni is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Makeni Central Mosque.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Makeni tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Kenema to Makeni takes 3 hours. You will leave for Kamakwie on the 29th (Sun).

Things to do in Makeni

Historic Sites
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9
nights
Kamakwie

Kamakwie ©
Kamakwie is a small town in Bombali District in the Northern Province of Sierra Leone. Kamakwie is known for parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around Outamba Kilimi National Park.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Kamakwie trip app .

Traveling by car from Makeni to Kamakwie takes 3 hours. On the 8th (Tue), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Kamakwie

Parks
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Outamba Kilimi National Park ©
Outamba Kilimi National Park