Life in the desert : 11 days / Senegal-Mauritania. Through this round trip we extend an invitation to you to visit the cultures and ways of life of the people from the SAHARA desert. Suggested itinerary.
Day 1Arrival to Dakar International Airport and transfer to Brazzerade Hotel 3* or similar hotel in Dakar.
Day 2Check out in the morning and transfer to Saintlouis.You will have some breaks to visit Lac rose that was the finishing line of the former Paris-Dakar Rally race. After visiting the Lac rose you will drive towards Saintlouis city. Overnight in hotel Capsaintlouis 3* or similar.
Day 3At 8am, departure for the tour in the SAHARA Desert in MAURITANIE, following the path of the famous rallye Paris-Dakar. Stop at Boutilimit village. Bivouac under the tents room like nomadic people.
Day 4Visit of Boutilimit village before taking « The road of hope »which takes you through wonderful and colorful sand dunes to cities such as ALEG, MAGTA, Lahjar, SANGARAFA. When crossing the « plateaux » of LETFATAR, you will discover that typical city called MOUDJERIA surrounded by sand dunes and hills. Bivouac.
Day 5You take your time to admire the wonderful oasis of RACHID, and TIDJIKJA, the capital city of TANGANT. Visit its local markets, old houses.and enjoy a camel riding party. Bivouac
Day 6The trip takes you to MATMATA to meet the impressive last crocodiles of the SAHARA. Bivouac.
Day 7Strolling around the beautiful magical desert of the Sahara. Bivouac.
Day 8Departure for NOUAKCHOTT, the capital city of MAURITANIE.After visiting its local markets, we take the road back to Saintlouis.Check in hotel Capsaintlouis or similar.
Day 9Rest and relax in the morning. In the afternoon you will have a city tour to discover the nice city island of Saintlouis.Overnight in the same hotel.
Day 10Check out in the morning and transfer to Dakar. You will visit Goree island in the afternoon and transfer to hotel Brazzerade or similar. Overnight.
Day 11Transfer to Dakar International Airport. End of the tour:
Land package rates:Life in desert. US $2250/person (on double room basis).
Supplement single:US $240
Group size:Maximum 15 persons Minimum: 2 persons.
NB: These rates include:
- Accommodation on double room in hotels and lodges as specified.
- The tour on bed and breakfast basis in Senegal.
- The tour on full board in the desert.
- Entrance fees, tickets museums and local taxes.
- Private Transportation.
- Professional English speaking guide services.
- Mauritania Local guide
- Assistance during all the stay.
- All the excursions listed on the program.