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Fly + Drive: 27 h
Freetown— 5 nights
Drive + Fly: 27 h
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Straddling an undulating coastline, Freetown serves as the capital and largest city of Sierra Leone.Do some cultural sightseeing at National Railway Museum and Sierra Leone Peace Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Freetown: Bureh Beach (in Bure Town), River Number Two Beach (in Sussex) and Lakka Beach (in Lakka). The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Tacugama Chimpanzee Sanctuary, enjoy the sand and surf at Lumley Beach, wander the streets of Aberdeen, and pause for some serene contemplation at St George's cathedral.
To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Freetown route site.
Winnipeg, Canada to Freetown is an approximately 27- hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Winnipeg to Freetown, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Winnipeg in March, things will get much warmer in Freetown: highs are around 35°C and lows about 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Freetown
Bureh Beach, River Number Two Beach, Lakka Beach
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