Lompoul Desert - a 2 day trip from Dakar, with 1 night in the desert

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Tour Number

Activity Level

360298


Categories

Adventure / Active, First Time Visitor, Local Experience, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. love children

Friendly: Yes.
you must be able to get in and out of a car

Maximum travelers: 2

Language(s)

explanation

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

Lompoul Desert, a unique experience and entire immersion in local culture


We will drive first towards the Pink Lake, crossing the surburbs with their bush taxis station and typical local markets. Upon our arrival, we' ll first go to see the salt seekers, the « mountain » of salt. Then you'll be given the opportunity to swim and float in the lake. Lunch in a nice restaurant that used to welcome the rally Paris-Dakar. Then after, we'll go for one the country's most beautiful site. Visit of a Peul village , you'll be surprised by the sublime of that tribe cousins of the Tuareg and also the magnificent vegetation: the African Savannah. Visit of Baobab tree and a fishing harbour. Once at Lompoul village, we'll take a Jeep truck for our transfer to the desert. Once in the desert with the oranges sand dunes, you'll be installed in typical and luxurious Mauritanian tents, before going for a camel riding. After dinner, around the fire, and under the stars , an African Ballet will play the Djembe or local drums for you.

Itinerary

From our meeting location, we will first visit the Pink Lake, before going to the Lompoul Desert.

Once at Lompoul village, we'll take a Jeep truck for our transfer to the desert.

We'll take a camel ride out of Lompoul village.

We'll spend the night in typical and luxurious Mauritanian tents.

On the second day, visit of Peul village to see that tribe cousin of the Tuareg and Massaï, a fishing harbour and Thies City biggest daily market.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 2 days

None

Transportation

Transportation in an air conditioned vehicle or minivan.

What’s Included

Other: - My time and services as an English speaking guide
- Transportation in an air conditioned vehicle or minivan
- Lunch at the Pink Lake
- A 4WD or truck for the transfer to Lompoul Desert
- Camel riding
- Dinner, overnight and breakfast at Lompoul Desert

Estimated Local Cash Needed

60 USD - For beverage and the purchase of personal items of souvenir

What’s Extra

Other: Beverage and the 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.

A Recent Review of this tour

More than just camels! Accommodations were much nicer than anticipated. Great food, great local music, and company by locals. Definitely fit this into your itinerary!
Leo McConnell

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    360298


    Categories

    Adventure / Active, First Time Visitor, Local Experience, Museums / Culture

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. love children

    Friendly: Yes.
    you must be able to get in and out of a car

    Maximum travelers: 2

    Language(s)

    explanation

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

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