8 days in Dakar Itinerary

8 days in Dakar Itinerary

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Dakar
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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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Dakar: Joal Fadiout (in Joal Fadiouth), Village Artisanal de Saly (in Mbour) and Plage Popenguine (in Popenguine). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at La Maison des Esclaves, tour the pleasant surroundings at Reserve De Bandia, pause for some serene contemplation at Paroisse Saint Charles Borromee, and admire the masterpieces at IFAN Museum (African Arts Museum).

To see traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Dakar day trip planning site .

If you are flying in from Belgium, the closest major airports are Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport and Blaise Diagne International Airport. In February, daily temperatures in Dakar can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dakar

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Side Trips

Joal Fadiout, Village Artisanal de Saly, Paroisse Saint Charles Borromee, L'Elevage d'Oiseaux Exotique, Reserve De Bandia
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La Maison des Esclaves ©
La Maison des Esclaves
Lagune de la Somone ©
Lagune de la Somone
Reserve De Bandia ©
Reserve De Bandia