A piece of Brazil in Africa
Guinea Bissau, a country that remains unknown, a piece of Brazil in Africa. The Bijagos Archipelago, with its 80 islands, is fascinating for its natural and ethics attractions: salt-water hippopotamus, turtle nesting, initiation rites to the adult life, matriarchy.Learn more about Guinea Bissau
Festivals and cultural events
Guinea Bissau has great carnivals. The population demonstrates the extraordinary African creativity parade with festive sensuality. Many others animistic ceremonies are associated with the rhythm of the seasons, such as the Vaca Bruto mask, used in the dances celebrating the harvest.Discover festivals
Discover our tours to Guinea Bissau
Great West Africa’s crossing from the West to the East: GUINEA BISSAU, GUINEA CONAKRY, SIERRA LEONE, LIBERIA, IVORY COAST, GHANA, TOGO, BENIN. Leaded by Alberto Nicheli, the founder of TransAfrica and West Africa expert. 23-days complete trip, with opportunity to take shorter legs.
An amazing itinerary crossing three countries from north to south to experience the spectacular variety of natural environments: desert dunes, savanna, estuaries, forest, mangrove swamps, to end with an ocean navigation to enjoy the Bijagos Archipelago without forgetting art, music and culture.
A wonderful tour from Senegal, Gambia to Guinea Bissau ending with an amazing event: the "Bissau carnival" which is the main festivity in Guinea Bissau. An intense “fiesta popular” combinig Portuguese influence with the cheerful African spirit.
An amazing journey across an incredible variety of landscapes, colors and experiences. Guinea Bissau a still unknown country where borders between water and land change with each tide. An exciting itinerary perfectly mixing natural and cultural discoveries
Specials itineraries as portions of the ultimate Trans-Sahara and Black Africa expedition. Desert, adventure, tribal culture and wild nature. These journeys will be lead by Alberto Nicheli the TransAfrica founder and the discoverer of these new tracks!
From Trans-Sahara to Black Africa MOROCCO, WESTERN SAHARA, MAURITANIA, SENEGAL, GAMBIA, GUINEA BISSAU Lead by Alberto Nicheli, TransAfrica founder, who has a wealth of experience and understanding of West Africa tribal cultures.
Carnival is the main festivity in Guinea Bissau: great mix of Afro-Brazilian traditions. Hours of lively parade, turning this carnival into an unforgettable experience, a real “fiesta popular” combining the Portuguese influence with the cheerful African spirit.