Full Day: Bandia Animals Reserve and the Pink Lake

Tour Number

Activity Level

355512


Categories

Day Trip / Out of Town, First Time Visitor, Nature and Wildlife, Shore Excursion

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. I love children

Friendly: Yes.
You must be able to get in and out of the car

Maximum travelers: 2

Language(s)

explanation

Spanish (fluent), French (fluent), English (fluent)

DiscoverBandia Animals Reserve and the Pink Lake from Dakar with a knowledgeable private guide


you'll start that so wonderful Safari in Africa in a 4WD, with the help of a ranger, looking for something like 15 species of animals: the hyenas, the giraffes, the zebras, the impalas, the derby elands, the cap elands, the rhinos, the warthogs, the buffaloes, the horse antilopes, the kudu, the red and green monkeys, the hyenas , the nile crocodiles. Visit of the baobab graveyard with its skulls and bones, where the storytellers and musicians were buried in bygone days. Today's discovery is one of the country's wonders: The Pink Lake, which was the final stage of the famous rally: Paris- Dakar. You'll have a jeep tour around the lake looking for the salt seekers, going around the sand dunes and the beach repeating thus the former rally tracks. The lac is 380 gramme of salt per liter and its color is due to the sun and some seaweed. In this tour , you'll also see the colorful bush taxis which are very typical of the country, some original markets along the road. In short various facets of our daily life.

Itinerary

Safari in Africa in a 4WD, with the help of a ranger, looking for 15 species of animals: the hyenas, the giraffes, the zebras, the impalas, the derby elands, the cap elands, the rhinos, the warthogs, the buffaloes, the horse antilopes, the kudu, the red and green monkeys, the hyenas , the nile crocodiles. Visit of the baobab graveyard with its skulls and bones, where the storytellers and musicians were buried in bygone days. Lunch Bandia restaurant near the crocodiles. On the way to the Pink Lake, you'll see some bush taxis station and colorful daily markets . But once at the Lake, we'll a take a Jeep or Land Rover truck to go to see the salt searchers, touring around the sand dunes , the beach , repeating thus the rally's tracks, before touring around the sand dunes and the beach, doing the same rally's tracks . Then we'll drive back .

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 8 hours

None

Transportation

- An air conditioned vehicle or minivan
- A Jeep or Land Rover for the tour of the Lake

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation

Other: - My time and services as an English guide
- Transportation in an air conditioned vehicle or minivan.
- 4WD truck for the safari
- Park entrance
- Safari guide fee
- The Jeep truck to tour around the Lake
- All taxes applicable
Lunch: you can enjoy some locals specialities: such as :Chicken Yassa which is a delicious onion sauce ,with white rice and chicken meat.
If not an Haoussa Dibi ,which is another speciality

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 USD - For beverage, and purchase of personal items of souvenir.

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs

Other: Beverages, and purchase of personal items of souvenir.

Restrictions

Just one, I' m not a driver guide, but I always come with a professional driver of tourism so as to give the best of myself.

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    355512


    Categories

    Day Trip / Out of Town, First Time Visitor, Nature and Wildlife, Shore Excursion

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. I love children

    Friendly: Yes.
    You must be able to get in and out of the car

    Maximum travelers: 2

    Language(s)

    explanation

    Spanish (fluent), French (fluent), English (fluent)

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