Project Description

Special carnival trip: Bissau carnival. Tradition, culture and nature in Guinea Bissau.

FEATURES

  • Duration:  8 days /7 nights.

  • Type of journey: Anthropology, Culture, Ecotourism and Nature.
  • Accommodation: Orango Parque Hotel, Hotel Imperio/Ceiba in Bissau.

  • Accommodation plan: Full board.

  • Means of transportation: Boat and minibus/car.
  • Local tour Guide: Spanish, English and Portuguese.

HOLIDAY FEATURES

This Carnival we are going to discover Guinea Bissau and immerse ourselves in the Bijagó culture for one of their most spectacular events: Carnival.

It all begins with the arrival, from the islands, of processions from the Bijagos islands full of colour, rhythm and tradition. We´ll witness a unique carnival: a mesmerising spectacle full of magic, energetic cultural performances, traditional dances and Bijagó music that will fill the atmosphere. This is a trip brimming with culture and tradition.

It´s a holiday that perfectly combines cultural traditions and ecotourism. Our route will take us through Orango National Park to observe its wildlife and gorgeous landscapes including islands, savannahs and mangrove forests as well as the tabankas or villages. We´ll also visit the Anor Region where we will try to find the saltwater hippo, then moving on to Canogo Island which has a large number of of giant Ceiba trees reaching more than 3 metres high.

This is more than just a holiday: it´s a magical show full of cultural traditions amid natural surroundings of incomparable beauty.

PRICES PER PERSON (in euros)

MÍN/MAX GROUP: 6/20 PASSENGERS
Price Twin Room (9-20 people) 1.530€
Single Room Supplement 260€
Special Supplement 150€
Group Supplement 6-8
(both inclusive)
135€

INCLUDES

  • Transfers to and from Bissau airport
  • Interior land and sea transport
  • Full-board accommodation (without beverages)
  • National Park fees and tours included in the itinerary
  • International flights
  • Airline fees
  • Visas
  • Beverages
  • Tips
  • Any other point not included in the “includes” section

DEPARTURE DATES

  • 13 February 2021

PRODUCT DATA SHEET

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NOTE: The itinerary and visits may change by decision of the organization depending on the weather, tidal schedule or the state of the routes.

Contact us. We will be happy to customize your trip