Parque Nacional de la Lengua de Barbaria, Saint-Louis

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Do some quality bird-watching at Parque Nacional de la Lengua de Barbaria, which lies between the Senegal River and the coast. Opened in 1976, the sanctuary houses a diverse abundance of wildlife and vegetation, including white and gray pelicans, the mocking seagull, and other wading birds. Surrounded by sand dunes and casuarina trees, the beach serves as a nesting area for several species of sea turtles, seen throughout the year. See entire flocks of birds flying overhead or gliding just above the water, and enjoy the undisturbed outdoors. For travelers who use our online itinerary creator, Saint-Louis holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Parque Nacional de la Lengua de Barbaria and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Wonderful landscape, calm and relaxing. A must-have excursion during a holiday in st louis. A great park
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  • Senegalese National Park, but how sad to see all this plastic nest where birds breed ... interesting to know the creation of the islands.
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