Juffureh

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Juffureh is a small town in Western Gambia on the North Bank of the Gambia River, most famous as the reputed origin of Alex Haley's ancestor Kunta Kinte, as described in Haley's novel Roots.

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Get in[edit]

The ferry to Barra from Banjul goes about twice an hour and take 40 minutes. Juffureh is a short ride away.

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See[edit]

monument against slavery
CFAO building
James Island
  • Fort Jilifree

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Eat[edit]

  • Restaurant (at the pier). Serves mostly chicken and fish with rice. GMD200.

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Go next[edit]

  • Karang and the Fathala Reserve in Senegal are just north of the North Bank.
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