The Kachikally crocodile pool is located in the heart of Bakau, Gambia, about 10 miles from the capital Banjul. It is one of three sacred crocodile pools used as sites for fertility rituals. The others are Folonko in Kombo South and Berending on the north bank. Very interesting place with interesting history.
Kunta Kinteh Island, formerly called James Island and St Andrew’s Island, is an island in the Gambia River, 30 km from the river mouth and near Juffureh.Fort James is located on the island. It is less than 3.2 km from Albreda on the river’s northern bank. As an important historical site in the West African slave trade, it is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, together with related sites including a ruined Portuguese chapel and a colonial warehouse in Albreda, the Maurel Frères Building in Juffureh, and Fort Bullen and Six-Gun Battery, which are located at the mouth of the Gambia River.