60 days in Senegal Itinerary

60 days in Senegal Itinerary

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60 days in Senegal Itinerary

Start: Montreal
Fly + Drive:  17​h 45​min
1
Goree Island
— 5 nights
+2
ferry + foot + bus:  4​h
2
Mbour
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Ndangane
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Toubakouta
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Kaolack
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h
6
Touba
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Saint-Louis
— 6 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 30​min
8
Kolda
— 6 nights
Fly + bus:  3​h 15​min
9
Dakar
— 8 nights
Fly:  17​h 30​min
End: Montreal

5
nights
Goree Island

Goree Island ©
Goree Island is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Paroisse Saint Charles Borromee.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Goree Island online trip itinerary builder .

Montreal, Canada to Goree Island is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a 5 hour difference. Traveling from Montreal in May, expect Goree Island to be a bit warmer, temps between 30°C and 24°C. On the 24th (Fri), you'll travel to Mbour.

Things to do in Goree Island

Historic Sites
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Paroisse Saint Charles Borromee ©
Paroisse Saint Charles Borromee

7
nights
Mbour

Mbour ©
One of Senegal's fastest-growing cities, Mbour offers proximity to the capital as well as a taste of the culture of Senegal.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Grande Mosquee Gandigal-Est and Museo de la Tapiceria. Take a break from the city and head to Plage Popenguine and Accrobaobab. Explore Mbour's surroundings by going to L'Elevage d'Oiseaux Exotique (in Ngaparou), Joal Fadiout (in Joal Fadiouth) and Lagune de la Somone (in Somone). Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 29th (Wed) at Mini Beach by Lamantin. There's more to do: stop by Village Artisanal de Saly and tour the pleasant surroundings at Reserve De Bandia.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Mbour trip itinerary builder tool .

Getting from Goree Island to Mbour by combination of ferry and bus takes about 4 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 24°C. You'll set off for Ndangane on the 31st (Fri).

Things to do in Mbour

Parks Theme Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Thies, Saly, Lagune de la Somone, L'Elevage d'Oiseaux Exotique, Joal Fadiout
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Plage Popenguine ©
Plage Popenguine
Lagune de la Somone ©
Lagune de la Somone
Reserve De Bandia ©
Reserve De Bandia

7
nights
Ndangane

Ndangane ©
Get some cultural insight at Parc National du Delta du Saloum and Musee Mahicao.

For reviews and more tourist information, you can read our Ndangane trip itinerary planning site .

Traveling by car from Mbour to Ndangane takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Mbour in May, you will find days in Ndangane are much warmer (46°C), and nights are about the same (26°C). On the 7th (Fri), you'll travel to Toubakouta.

Things to do in Ndangane

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Musee Mahicao
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Parc National du Delta du Saloum ©
Parc National du Delta du Saloum
Musee Mahicao ©
Musee Mahicao

6
nights
Toubakouta

Toubakouta ©
Go for a jaunt from Toubakouta to Foundiougne to see Fathala Reserve about 36 minutes away.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Toubakouta trip planner .

Drive from Ndangane to Toubakouta in 3 hours. When traveling from Ndangane in June, plan for slightly colder days in Toubakouta, with highs around 39°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 26°C. On the 13th (Thu), you'll travel to Kaolack.

Things to do in Toubakouta

Wildlife Parks Museums

Side Trip

Fathala Reserve
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Fathala Reserve ©
Fathala Reserve
Centre D'interpretation de Toubacouta ©

6
nights
Kaolack

Kaolack ©
Kaolack is a town of 172,305 people on the north bank of the Saloum River and the N1 road in Senegal. Kaolack is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Stone Circles of Senegambia.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Kaolack trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Toubakouta to Kaolack takes 1.5 hours. When traveling from Toubakouta in June, plan for a bit warmer days in Kaolack, with highs around 43°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 29°C. You'll set off for Touba on the 19th (Wed).

Things to do in Kaolack

Historic Sites
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Stone Circles of Senegambia ©
Stone Circles of Senegambia
Keur Moussa ©
Keur Moussa

6
nights
Touba

Touba ©
Touba is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Great Mosque.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Touba trip itinerary website .

Traveling by car from Kaolack to Touba takes 2 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 45°C, and evening lows to 28°C. On the 25th (Tue), you're off toSaint-Louis.

Things to do in Touba

Historic Sites
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Great Mosque ©
Great Mosque

6
nights
Saint-Louis

Saint-Louis ©
West Africa's first French settlement, World Heritage-listed Saint-Louis (or Ndar in Wolof) shows off its colonial architectural style with an ambience of tranquility and historical charm.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Galerie Arte and Galerie Ethiopiques. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Le Camee and Village Artisanal. Take a break from Saint-Louis with a short trip to Lac des Guiers in Louga, about 1h 45 min away. Spend the 27th (Thu) exploring nature at Parque Nacional de la Lengua de Barbaria. The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape of Djoudj National Bird Sanctuary, stop by Rama diaw, have fun at Ibrahim & Cie, and don't miss a visit to Gandiol.

For other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Saint-Louis vacation maker .

You can drive from Touba to Saint-Louis in 2.5 hours. When traveling from Touba in June, plan for slightly colder days in Saint-Louis, with highs around 35°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 26°C. You will leave for Kolda on the 1st (Mon).

Things to do in Saint-Louis

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Lac des Guiers
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Djoudj National Bird Sanctuary ©
Djoudj National Bird Sanctuary
Rama diaw ©
Rama diaw

6
nights
Kolda

Kolda ©
Kolda is a city located in southern Senegal. Spend the 2nd (Tue) exploring nature at Parc National du Niokolo-Koba.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Kolda trip planner.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Saint-Louis to Kolda takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. July in Kolda sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 28°C at night. You'll set off for Dakar on the 7th (Sun).

Things to do in Kolda

Parks Nature
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Parc National du Niokolo-Koba ©
Parc National du Niokolo-Koba

8
nights
Dakar

Dakar ©
Situated on the western edge of mainland Africa, the crowded and dynamic city of Dakar offers visitors booming shopping, dining, and entertainment scenes.
Do some cultural sightseeing at La Maison des Esclaves and Les Mamelles Lighthouse. Get some historical perspective at Cathedrale du Souvenir Africain de Dakar and Grand Mosque of Dakar. There's much more to do: take in the exciting artwork at Loman Art House - Art Gallery, appreciate the history behind Le Monument de la Renaissance Africaine, browse for treasures at La Galerie Antenna, and browse the exhibits of L'esprit des lieux.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Dakar trip itinerary site .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Kolda to Dakar in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Kolda in July: highs in Dakar hover around 35°C, while lows dip to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dakar

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Oh Gallery
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La Maison des Esclaves ©
La Maison des Esclaves
IFAN Museum (African Arts Museum) ©
IFAN Museum (African Arts Museum)
Scuba & Snorkeling

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