RELAX AND DISCOVERIES

Roundstrip 3 : 4 days

 

Day 1: DAKAR– GOREE ISLAND–LAC ROSE (40km/1h 30min)

  • By visiting the city, we go through strategic points in Dakar, where we observe two contrasting spaces: various senegalese traditions and modernity of the XXIst century.

  • Boarding into the long shuttle and sea link to Goree Island in the afternoon.

  • Lunch and walk within the Island space.

  • Boarding and back to Dakar.

  • Crossing through the great suburbs for reaching the Lac Rose (Pink Lake).

  • Arrival, installation and overnight stay at Salim or similar accommodation structure.

 

Day 2: LAC ROSE–BANDIA ANIMAL RESERVE – LOMPOUL (200 km/3h)

  • Lake roundtrip for observing activities of salt extraction. Departure to the Bandia animal reserve.

  • Safari photos at the reserve, where giraffes, rhinoceros, gazelles, monkeys, …etc are living in harmony.

  • Departure to the city Thies, where we take the lunch.

  • Road cruising to the Desert of Lompoul.

  • Walk on the sand dunes or a round tour on dromedary.

  • Overnight stay at the eco–lodge in Lompoul or similar accommodation structure.

 

Day 3: LOMPOUL–SAINT LOUIS (145 km/2h 30mn)

  • Early in the morning, walk on the sand dunes for observing the sunrise.

  • Visiting of gardening fields and next fishing port.

  • Overnight stay at the hotel Diamarek in Saint–Louis or similar accommodation structure.

 

Day 4: PARK OF DJOUDJ – DAKAR (406 km/5h 30mn)

  • Departure early in the morning on a track for visiting the ornithological park of Djoudj. It is classified as the 3rd worldwide reserve with its fauna (birds, monkeys, crocodiles, warthogs …).

  • Memorable sea link in pirogues for observing the pelicans, their nests hundreds of other migratory birds.

  • Lunch in Saint Louis and way on to Dakar, where the roundtrip ends.