The capital of Senegal, Dakar, has a long history and rich cultural heritage. On this tour, take in the highlights of the city, then cruise out to explore the UNESCO-listed Goree Island. See landmarks such as the Presidential Palace and the Monument of African renaissance; browse the markets for traditional handicrafts; then learn about Dakar’s dark past on a tour of Goree Island, including the House of Slaves.
Comprehensive Dakar tour for first-time visitors
Delicious lunch at a local restaurant
Ferry cruise and guided tour of Goree Island
Hassle-free pickup and drop-off from your Dakar hotel
Collected and dropped off as scheduled. Three stops 1. African Renaissance Monument 2. Fisherman Market 3. Goree Island. Time spent at each stop was well paced. The stop at Goree Island included a filling lunch (drinks are not included). Drove by the Presidential Palace, Independence Square, Old French Cathedral and the train station and the drive through Sandeka Market. The tour was packed with many other sights to see along the way.