4-day cultural discovery

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Tour Number

Activity Level

137178


Categories

Nature and Wildlife, Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 2

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

See the most in 4 days


This popular tour will give you the opportunity to explore Dakar, the gateway to West Africa with all the highlights that make it a city unlike any other. If history is what you are looking for, GOREE is the perfect place. It gives a you real sense of history. If you want to get away from the city, the PINK LAKE is a perfect option. Experience salt collectors harvesting the salt from the lake and visit a traditional Fulani village. We will give you the opportunity to explore the BANDIA animal preserve and with our fingers crossed, spot Girraffes, Rhinos, Zebras, Monkeys and many more.
An overnight in traditional tents in the middle of the desert is a lifetime experience.
We will also give you the opportunity to meet Fishermen returning from fishing. Enjoy the view of thousands of fishing boats lining the shore. Photo opp.
A visit to the most beautiful MOSQUES in West Africa will wrap up this unforgettable experience.

Itinerary

DAY 1: DAKAR / GOREE ISLAND / DAKAR
Leave in the morning for Goree island. Visit the Slave House and the Museum. Afternoon city tour of Dakar with all the highlights that make it one of the finest cities in West Africa.

DAY 2: DAKAR / BANDIA / PINK LAKE / DAKAR
Leave in the morning for a 1-hour drive to Bandia animal preserve. Board the 4 WD with a safari guide to explore animals. Then proceed to the pink lake to experience salt collectors harvesting the salt. Then visit the Fulani village and proceed to the fishermen village to meet fishermen returning with their daily catches.

DAY3: DAKAR / LOMPOUL DESERT
Leave in the morning for a 3-hour drive to Lompoul desert. Take a camel ride and enjoy a ballet performance and overnight in traditional tents in the middle of the desert.

DAY4: LOMPOUL / TOUBA / DAKAR
Leave Lompoul after breakfastfor a 2-hour drive to the holy city of Touba. Take a guided tour inside the the most beautiful Mosque in West Africa. Then proceed back to Dakar

End of tour

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: will pick you up at the Dakar International Airport or any place of your choice

End location: will drop you at the Airport or any place of your choice

Duration: 4 days

Transportation

5-seater air conditioned vehicle

What’s Included

*Pick up at the place of your choice
*Transportation in an air conditioned vehicle
*Guide services fee
*Ferry tickets and Museums entrance fees
*4x4 Jeep to tour the Pink Lake
*Park entrance fees
*4 WD safari truck
*Safari Guide
*Camel ride
*All expenses listed on the itinerary
*All taxes applicable

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50000 CFA - Beverage and items of souvenirs

What’s Extra

*Accomodation
*Meals and beverages
*Purchase of personal items of souvenir

Restrictions

None. I am licensed by the Senegal Tourism department

A Recent Review of this tour

Oumar, and the driver (Papy) were terrific!! They took care of me every step of the way - making sure I was comfortable, happy, safe, and seeing everything I wanted to see. You can tell these guys really care a lot, and know a lot - and they understand customer needs too. They even invited me into their home. I strongly recommend this team - Oumar and Papy our wonderful - you are in very good hands with them!!!
Mark Williams

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