Route & dates
Fly to Freetown, Drive to Freetown
Freetown— 6 nights
Drive to Freetown, Fly to Durham
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Straddling an undulating coastline, Freetown serves as the capital and largest city of Sierra Leone.You'll find plenty of places to visit near Freetown: River Number Two Beach (in Sussex), Bureh Beach (in Bure Town) and Lakka Beach (in Lakka). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Tacugama Chimpanzee Sanctuary, browse the exhibits of Sierra Leone National Museum, wander the streets of Aberdeen, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Lumley Beach.
To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Freetown sightseeing planner.
Durham, USA to Freetown is an approximately 24-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Durham to Freetown is 5 hours. In December, Freetown is much hotter than Durham - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.
Things to do in Freetown
River Number Two Beach, Bureh Beach, Lakka Beach
Find places to stay Dec 21 — 27:
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