32 days in Sierra Leone & Kindia Itinerary

32 days in Sierra Leone & Kindia Itinerary

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Lungi, Sierra Leone
— 5 nights
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Freetown, Sierra Leone
— 6 nights
3
Kenema, Sierra Leone
— 5 nights
4
Makeni, Sierra Leone
— 5 nights
5
Kindia, Guinea
— 9 nights

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Lungi, Sierra Leone

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: take in the spiritual surroundings of Tintafor Central Mosque.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Lungi online route planner.

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 much 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
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Freetown, Sierra Leone

Freetown ©
Straddling an undulating coastline, Freetown serves as the capital and largest city of Sierra Leone.
Venture out of the city with trips to Lakka Beach (in Lakka), River Number Two Beach (in Sussex) and Bureh Beach (in Bure Town). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Lumley Beach, browse the exhibits of National Railway Museum, identify plant and animal life at Tacugama Chimpanzee Sanctuary, and step off the mainland to explore Bunce Island.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Freetown travel planning app.

Drive from Lungi to Freetown in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. In September, daytime highs in Freetown are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to drive to Kenema.

Things to do in Freetown

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Lakka Beach, River Number Two Beach, Bureh Beach
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River Number Two Beach ©
River Number Two Beach
Lumley Beach ©
Lumley Beach
Bunce Island ©
Bunce Island

5
nights
Kenema, Sierra Leone

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.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Kenema trip planner.

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

Nature · Parks
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5
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Makeni, Sierra Leone

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, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Makeni online trip builder.

You can drive from Kenema to Makeni in 3 hours. On the 29th (Sun), you're off to Kindia.

Things to do in Makeni

Historic Sites
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9
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Kindia, Guinea

Kindia ©
Kindia is the fourth largest city in Guinea, lying about 85 miles north east of the nation's capital Conakry. Spend the 30th (Mon) exploring nature at Outamba Kilimi National Park.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Kindia sightseeing site.

You can drive from Makeni to Kindia in 5 hours. In September in Kindia, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 29°C at night. You'll set off for home on the 8th (Tue).

Things to do in Kindia

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Outamba Kilimi National Park
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Outamba Kilimi National Park ©
Outamba Kilimi National Park