Discover the bush and villages with a knowledgeable guide
In this authentic tour, you will discover Dakar the capital city with its charms and colours, before going to explore Goree Island, where from 1536 to 1848, 15 to 20 million slaves were shipped for the new world. We will also visit the Pink Lake, with the salt collectors. Then we will go to explore Lompoul, the desert with the orange sand dunes, have camel ride, and enjoy the wonderful sunset.
If you are fond of history, you will like Saint-Louis , which was the first city in West, with architectural charm and its balconies, its colors. This 350 old city reminds of New Orleans. Discover the Djoudj Birds Sanctuary, the 3rd ornithological reserve in the world. Upon arrival to Toubacouta, we will have a boat ride to explore the sublime beauty of the region. Therefore we will visit SIPO, where we have the Queen. We will also go to Fathala Reserve, for a walk with the lions. From Toubacouta, we will visit the shells islands and Joal's fishing harbor. The walk with the lions is forbidden to people UNDER 1. 5 m.
Arrival at Dakar international airport, assistance and transfer to your hotel in Dakar.
Dakar City Tour-Goree Island, visit of the Pink Lake and continuation. Upon arrival we take a 4WD for the desert. Overnight in tents
Leave Lompoul Desert for Saint-Louis (137kms), visit of the city on horse carriage. Lunch, dinner and overnight at Residence hotel
Leave Saint-Louis for Djoudj Birds Park (120kms). A boat ride to visit the 3rd ornithological reserve in the world. The Djoudj Reserve is closed from May 31 to October.
St-Louis forToubacouta(350 kms). Visit of Touba's mosque and a nomad's village. . A boat ride to Sipo village to see the Queen . Dinner and overnight at Keur Saloum Hotel
Walk with the Lions at Fathala. Lunch, dinner and overnight at Keur Saloum
We go to Saly; Visit of the shells island, and a fishing harbour. Lunch at Joal
Dinner overnight at Royam hotel or Similar
Transfer and end of services
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Dakar international airport,your hotel or at other convenient location
End location: Back to Dakar international airport or your hotel or as previously agreed
Duration: 8 days
We'll be using an air conditioned car.
- My time and services as a guide
- Transportation in an air conditioned vehicle or minivan
- Ferry tickets and museums entrance fees
- A 4WD for transfer to the desert
- Horse carriage to tour Saint-Louis
- Boat ride to see the birds in Djoudj Birds sanctuary
- All the activities and visits
- Accommodations and the tour in full board
- All meals included
- All taxes applicable
- Boat ride to Sipo
- The walk with the lions
Estimated Local Cash Needed
150 USD - For Beverage ,and the purchase of personal items of souvenir.
Beverages and the purchase of items of souvenir.
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.
I'm licensed by the Senegalese department of tourism