Driving along the compounds of the local population sand road will take you to the green gate of the lodge. As soon as that gate opens you find yourself in a green oasis of a beautiful garden with many exotic birds, African roundhouses, lovely house and nicely designed swimming pool with sun beds and cushions.
There are more than 550 different bird species in The Gambia, which makes it a birding paradise and an ideal travel destination for all who favor eco-tourism holidays. Apart from many different options for birdwatching guided tours in the Gambia, a potential visitor can also join and learn about the bird ringing surveys performed by Kartong Bird Observatory, which has been involved in behavioral studies and bird conservation for 10 years now.
The new lodge in Cape Point was project manged between Hayes Constructions and Lamin Bojang himself. Where possible they used local tradesman’s, as from the start they wanted to give employment to people within the Bakau area. They have currently built accommodation units – 6 double rooms, 2 two bed apartments and a function room but will in future develop the complex to include bantabas, a stage & restaurant, an ideal location for holding events.