The 32 Best Things To Do In Freetown, Western Area in 2021

Tacugama Chimpanzee Sanctuary

40 minutes outside of Freetown, Sierra Leone, Tacugama is set high in the hills of the Western Area Forest Reserve. The 100-acre sanctuary is 10 minutes past the historic mountain village of Regent. To come and see the chimpanzees at Tacugama, please reserve a place on one of our guided tours. There are two daily tours available: at 10:30am and 4:00pm, every day of the year. All tours are by appointment only and group sizes are limited. Please contact us in advance to confirm your reservation and arrive in good time to avoid disappointment. Tour prices: Expat adult $15 or Le 65.000 Expat child $ 5 or Le 25.000 SL adult Le 20.000 SL child Le 5.000

Sea Coach Express

Lumley Beach

Cotton Tree

Freetown, settled by freed American slaves, regards this tree as a lasting landmark of freedom.

Bunce Island

National Railway Museum

John Obey Beach

Sierra Leone National Museum



St George's cathedral

Sierra Leone Peace Museum

Sovereign Ferries (SL) Ltd

King's Gate

The inscription on this stone gate welcomes all who pass through it as free men.

Regent Road Baptist Church

Freetown Central Mosque

Hausa Mosque

Day Trips

Cultural Tours

City Tours

Taxis & Shuttles

Boat Tours

Multi-day Tours

Historical & Heritage Tours

Scuba & Snorkeling

Eco Tours

Bars & Clubs

Nature & Wildlife Tours

Bike Tours

Gift & Specialty Shops

Movie Theaters

Game & Entertainment Centers