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Banjul (fka Bathurst) is a port city and the capital of Gambia (west Africa). The city covers a total area of approx 12 km2 (5 ml2) and has population around 35,000 (metro around 360,000).
- Banjul is located on Banjul Island (aka St Mary's Island), where Gambia River enters Atlantic Ocean. The island is linked with mainland to the west and rest of Greater Banjul Area through bridges.
- Ferries connecti Banjul to mainland Gambia at the other river's side. Regularly scheduled ferries operate on the ferry route Banjul-Barra (across Gambia River).
- Banjul is Gambia's administrative and economic centre. Principal industry is peanut processing, but palm wood, palm oil, beeswax and skins and hides are shipped from port Banjul.
- Major tourist attractions include Gambian National Museum, African Heritage Museum, Albert Market, several major mosques, two cathedrals.
Port Banjul cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Banjul, Gambia. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
|13 December, 2019|
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