Excursions

Pink-lake-swimming

1. Excursion to Lac rose and tortoise village. Lunch included. (Day excursion).
Start at 8: am and transfer to Noflaye village to visit the tortoise conservation park that aims at protecting tortoise from extinction. Then proceed to the Lac rose (Pink Lake) the former finishing line of the Rally Paris-Dakar. At the pink lake you will visit the salt collectors and have a Jeep tour around the beautiful sand dunes. You will also discover a Fulani village and meet local people and learn about their culture. Drive back along the amazing beaches of the Atlantic Oceantowards the Lac rose restaurant for Lunch. In the afternoon you will enjoy a camel ride activity for half an hour and transfer back to your hotel or cruise ship around 4: pm.
Excursion price: 150 USD per person.
Group size.
Minimum size required: 2 pax
Maximum: 20 pax.
NB. Rates include: All transport including pick up and drop off, listed activities, lunch, local taxes, English speaking guide services

Goree-Senegal

2. Goree excursion: Day program (lunch included):
At 9: am transfer to Dakar dock where you will take the ferry boat for Goree island excursion. Goree Island is deeply rooted in the history of the slave trade. From the beginning of the sixteenth to the mid-nineteenth century, men, women, and children were gathered on this small piece of land and locked up in cells, before being shipped away to the New World. The island was seized by the Portuguese, the Dutch, the French, and the British all of whom participated in the trade. Forts and cannons attest of the island’s violent past. Most of the buildings were used as warehouses or slaves’ houses, and today many have been turned into museum. You will visit the famous ‘’La Maison des esclaves’’ meaning ‘’Slaves house’’ where a curator will provide you some insightful information about the slave trade history. Break for Lunch. In the afternoon you will keep on exploring this charming old island visiting other colonial sites and the historical Museums. At 4:30 pm embark on boat and return to Dakar. Transfer to your hotel or cruise ship.
End of the excursion.
Excursion price: 115 USD per person.
Group size:
Minimum size required: 2 pax
Maximum: 20 pax.
NB. Rate include: All transport including pick up and drop off, museums entrances and visitations, lunch, localtaxes, English speaking service.

giraffes-bandia-park

3. Excursion Bandia Park Safari + boat tour Somone lagoon.Lunch included (Day tour).
Start at 8: am and transfer to Bandia Park for a game drive (for around 1h30mn) Safari to spot some wildlife like Zebras, antelopes, buffaloes, monkeys, giraffes, rhinos…Then continuation towards Somone Lagoon for a nice boat tour along this beautiful landscape of mangrove and watch some birds. (For around 1hour).Transfer back in the afternoon to your hotel or cruise ship.
End of the excursion.
Excursion price: 175 USD per person.
Group size:
Minimum size required: 2 pax
Maximum: 20 pax.
NB. Rate include: All transport including pick up and drop off, listed activities, Lunch, local taxes, English speaking service, park entrance fees, park ranger guiding service.

dk-city

4. Dakar city tour: Half day excursion.
Start at 9: am for your Dakar city tour. Highlights: Old railway station, Independence square garden, colonial architecture buildings, Presidential Palace, Kermel Market , old Cathedral, Sandaga Market, Soumbedioune art craft market, Fan Museum, Mosque, art galleries…At 1:pm transfer to your hotel or cruise ship.
End of the excursion.
Excursion price: 75 USD per person.
Group size:
Minimum size required: 2 pax
Maximum: 20 pax.
NB. Rate include: All transport including pick up and drop off, Museums entrance fees, local taxes, English speaking service.

Dakar-by-night

5. Dakar by Night.
Start your night tour at 10: pm.You will experience Dakar nightlife with its cafés, nightclubs, and attend a local live show performance in a café or a concert. Return to your hotel around 2: am.
Excursion price: 110 USD per person.
Group size:
Minimum size required: 2 pax
Maximum: 20 pax.
NB. Rate include: All transport including pick up and drop off, entrance fees to concert or live music performance in a café.

6. Sunday Mass at Keur Moussa Monastery (half day excursion).
Start at 8: am and transfer to keur Moussa village to attend a spiritual and musical Sunday Mass with the Monks of Keur Moussa.Local music instruments like the Kora and balafon are used during the mass service. Return to your hotel around Midday.
Excursion price: 60 USD per person.
Group size:
Minimum size required: 2 pax
Maximum: 20 pax.
NB.Rates include: All transport and assistance.

wrestling game Senegal

7: Wrestling game.
Wrestling is the major Senegal traditional sport and is rooted to Senegal traditions and cultures. Now many wrestling game tournaments take place all through the year usually on the week end. This sport features Senegalese folklore, dance and wrestlers show.
Start at 4:pm and transfer to the wrestling ground and have a good seat for a better view. Return to your hotel around 8: am.
Excursion price: 75 USD per person.
Group size:
Minimum size required: 2 pax
Maximum: 20 pax.
NB.Rates include: All transport, entrance tickets, assistance.