Day 1 Dakar, Senegal

Arrive Dakar; meet assist and transfer to Hotel.

Meal(s) Included: No

Overnight at Hotel Ndiambour or Similar

Day 2 Dakar

Today, go on a tour of Metropolitan Dakar. Visit the colorful markets including Tilen Market, famous for a variety of medicinal herbs and traditional healers. Visit the National Art Gallery and the picturesque district of Medina.

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast

Overnight at Hotel Ndiambour or Similar

Day 3 Dakar – Goree Island – Dakar

Today, visit the famous/infamous Goree Island, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Observe the “Door of No Return” through which millions of Africans passed on the way to slavery in the Americas. The tour includes a visit to the ethnographic museum and a lecture by the curator on the history of Goree Island.

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast

Overnight at Hotel Ndiambour or Similar

Day 4 Dakar – Pink Lake – St-Louis

After breakfast, depart Dakar for a tour of Pink Lake, a rare natural phenomena caused by a unique combination of microorganism and high concentration of salts which gives the lake its pink color. Interact with the “Salt Harvesters.” This afternoon continue to St. Louis, Senegal’s former French Colonial Capital.

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Dinner

Overnight at La Residence or Similar

Day 5 St-Louis

Tour St-Louis, the former French colonial capital of Senegal which still has the appearance of an old provincial town – circa 1800’s. Explore the narrow streets flanked by houses with carved wooden balconies and verandas.

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Dinner

Overnight at La Residence or Similar

Day 6 St-Louis – Djoudj – Dakar

Today, en route to Dakar, visit Djoudj National Bird Sanctuary which has a vast array of birds including pelicans, ducks, flamingos which are among the nearly 400 bird species. Continue to Dakar for dinner and overnight.

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast

Overnight at Hotel Ndiambour or Similar

Day 7 Departure Home

Morning at leisure before departing for your onward destination

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast

 

Tour Info

 

TOUR INCLUDES

• Meeting and assistance upon arrival and departure

• Roundtrip airport/hotel transfers

• Hotel accommodation in the indicated properties

• Transportation in private vehicle

• Experienced tour guide

• Admission to listed sites and events

• Meals indicated by  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

TOUR DOES NOT INCLUDE

• Cost of visa

• Meals not listed

• Travel Insurance

• Gratuity to driver and guide