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Musa Manneh Bird Watching Tours

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Bakau, Gambia
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Llamin Lodge + Abuko with families

Musa took 2 families (3 kids, ages 10-15) on a mangrove boat trip from Llamin Lodge and on a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sonia B
Highly Recommended

This was my first visit to The Gambia. I booked Musa Manneh on the basis of other bird watchers... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
arthurpolly
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Bakau, Gambia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Musa took 2 families (3 kids, ages 10-15) on a mangrove boat trip from Llamin Lodge and on a walking tour of Abuko. We had a great time. It was nice to have tea and breakfast at Llamin while watching the monkeys; the mangroves were...More

Thank Sonia B
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

This was my first visit to The Gambia. I booked Musa Manneh on the basis of other bird watchers recommendations. Musa accompanied me on four trips. I found Musa to be good company with a vast knowledge of his subject. He tailored our trips to...More

Thank arthurpolly
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

This was our first visit to the Gambia in February 2018. We had booked Musa on the basis of the reviews on this site. We left the choice of venues up to him. We booked him for four days. He took us to a variety...More

Thank Derek J
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Reviewed 22 March 2018

This was our 4th trip to The Gambia in recent years and the 4th time we have used Musa as our birding guide. My husband and I would highly recommend him. His ability to spot birds is second to none and if he is guiding...More

Thank Liz V
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

We visited The Nikoloboba National Park in Senegal from Gambia with Musa, It was a 5 day tour. Musa organised the car, driver, accomodation, breakfasts and tours in the park. It was an excellent experience and the trip went very smoothly. He and Ibrahim(driver) are...More

Thank Uday P
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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Got in touch with musa via email before holiday after seeing his name come up in hotel reviews, he was unfortunately booked up but recommended another guide Hassan gindeh who was fantastic, they attended college together, he was reliable and his knowledge and ability to...More

Thank Jacq621
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Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

We visited The Gambia in November and arranged 4 full days and a 3 night upriver trip to Tendaba and Georgetown with Musa. Musa is a great guy and a fantastic bird guide. In 8 days Musa found 258 species . At the start of...More

Thank John K
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

My wife and I recently (September 2017) spent two days with Musa birdwatching in the fields and nature reserves of The Gambia. He has an enormous wealth of knowledge of the birds and fauna, and has a wonderful talent for imitating bird calls and not...More

Thank Iain M
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Reviewed 20 May 2017

We recently visited the Gambia and decided to have a bird watching excursion and found Musa via this site. Excellent choice. Great communication via his web site prior to our visit and he arrange to meet us at our hotel a few days before to...More

Thank Phiil_foxhollow
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Reviewed 24 February 2017

A friend from my local camera club and myself decided Gambia was the place to go for some bird photography and booked to fly out on the 5th February 2017 for a 10 day safari but due to the problems with the outgoing President all...More

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Sian R
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Response from John K | Reviewed this property |
Musa will pick you up from your hotel. I suggest ringing him on the number on the listing or email him in advance
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