Ease of Travel
The Gambia is widely accessible and has close-proximity to Europe
The Gambia enjoys international flight connections with a variety of countries.
These include Belgium, Netherlands, UK, Spain, United Kingdom, Portugal, and several Scandinavian countries. Other countries include Senegal, Ghana, Morocco, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, and Turkey.
The Gambia follows a tourist-friendly visa policy wherein almost all countries in Africa, Europe, South Asia and select countries in the Americas and South-East Asia can receive visas on their arrival.
The Gambia is also a visa free zone for all international charter and scheduled flights.
Proximity to Europe
The Gambia is situated close to Europe and can be reached within 5-6 hours. It is also reasonably close to the United States at 8-9 hours.
Importantly, the time difference between The Gambia (UTC +0) and Europe is minimal.