Senegal at a glance
CFA Franc BCEAO (XOF)
Average (3 of 5)
Level of costs
None (3 of 5)
Tourism trend change
Safe (58 / 100)
Underdeveloped (51 / 100)
Human development index
The itinerary visits mainly very big cities. Do you like museums? Then you will enjoy Istanbul and Ankara. If you love to make party you will be happy at Istanbul. For in Turkey it is possible to request the visa on arrival. These flight connections are taken during this route: Dakar - Istanbul (see itineraries) and Ankara - Dakar. During your travel you have to speak Turkish. English should be enough for communication everywhere. You can pay with Lira everywhere.
you can take a bath in Dakar, Cap Skirring and Saly. You find a lot of museums, theaters and galleries at Dakar. The climate is warm. You can pay with CFA Franc BCEAO everywhere. During your travel you have to speak French. English should be enough for communication everywhere.
What To See In Goree
This island which measures 900 meters by 350 meters is enjoyable and easy to explore. We hired a local guide to take us around the
16 – Discover the world of ornithology
In case you’re not well-versed in the subject, ornithology is the study of birds, and Senegal is a true paradise for bird lovers.
Places to visit in Senegal: The North – Saint Louis
Those who’re interested in the history of this country should drive north to take in Saint Louis. The former capital of French Wes
Food And Drink:
Senegalese food usually consists of rice and fish prepared in slightly different ways. These dishes are going to be the cheapest a
Food and restaurants in Senegal
Food in Senegal is still strongly influenced by colonial times and therefore by the French. That means that combinations of fish o
Where To Eat
I ate my meals at the hotel. While I enjoyed these meals, I also viewed them as being overpriced. Breakfast at the hotel was not i
Senegal Travel - A New Experience / Backpacking through Senegal
During our Senegal travel, we experienced the country super colourful and vivid. Children are very cute, constantly screaming they
22 – Budget
Traveling in Africa is never cheap. Tourist services and nice restaurants are usually expensive. Private transport isn’t cheap, ei
Hotel Du Palais
We spent our first two nights here. It is a two-story hotel in the center of town in a walkable area. While the hotel it dated, it
26 – Where to stay?
Luxurious hotels with pools, wooden huts in front of the sea, charming family houses or ugly rooms with damp walls – in Senegal, y