Route & dates
Fly + Drive: 3 h 45 min
Freetown— 4 nights
Drive + Fly: 4 h 45 min
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Straddling an undulating coastline, Freetown serves as the capital and largest city of Sierra Leone.Explore Freetown's surroundings by going to River Number Two Beach (in Sussex), Bureh Beach (in Bure Town) and Lakka Beach (in Lakka). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Tacugama Chimpanzee Sanctuary, explore the galleries of Sierra Leone National Museum, admire all the interesting features of Cotton Tree, and enjoy the sand and surf at John Obey Beach.
To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Freetown online journey planner.
Conakry, Guinea to Freetown is an approximately 4- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. February in Freetown sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Freetown
River Number Two Beach, Bureh Beach, Lakka Beach
Find places to stay Feb 23 — 27:
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