Route & dates
Start: Washington DC
Fly to Freetown, Drive to Freetown
Freetown— 7 nights
Drive to Freetown, Fly to Washington DC
End: Washington DC
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Straddling an undulating coastline, Freetown serves as the capital and largest city of Sierra Leone.Your day-by-day itinerary now includes River Number Two Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Freetown side-trips: Lakka Beach (in Lakka) and Bureh Beach (in Bure Town). There's much more to do: stroll through Lumley Beach, kick back and relax at John Obey Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at St George's cathedral, and browse the exhibits of National Railway Museum.
For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Freetown trip planner.
Washington DC, USA to Freetown is an approximately 24-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is 5 hours. Traveling from Washington DC in June, Freetown is somewhat warmer at night with lows of °F. You'll set off for home on the 26th (Fri).
Things to do in Freetown
River Number Two Beach, Lakka Beach, Bureh Beach
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