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Escapade to Diola Country

Escapade to Diola Country

Escapade to Diola Country
13 days – 12 nights
Dakar, Ziguinchor, Seleki, Eloubaline, Oussouye, Miomp, Cap Skirring, Diembering, Carabane Island, Gorée Island, Retba Lake
Heritage, Adventure, Discovery, Culture
This program may be operated for individual or for groups
This is a suggested itinerary – Please call us to customize

 
Day 1: Dakar
Upon arrival at Dakar International Airport you will be greeted by your local guide and transferred to the hotel. Take advantage of the afternoon to refresh yourself and relax before the start of your trip to Casamance. [D]

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Tour includes
  • All arrival and departure transfers for airports and. piers
  • Welcome by a local fantastic African guide
  • 12 nights’ accommodation:
    • Dakar 2 nights
    • Ziguinchor 1 night
    • Sleki 2 nights
    • Oussouye 3 nights
    • Cap Skirring 2 nights
    • On board 2 nights
  • Meals:
    • Breakfast daily
    • 8 lunches
    • 1 picnic lunch
    • 11 dinners
  • Dakar city Tour
  • Sculpture workshop in Ziguinchor
  • Meet the villagers and their Sage in Seleki
  • Sacred wood of Enampor
  • Traditional Diola dances in Seleki
  • Traditional animist village of Eloubaline
  • Basketry workshop in Oussaouye
  • Meet the King of Oussouye
  • Cook an organic lunch in Miomp
  • Katakalousse oyster picking and tasting
  • Fetishes and altars of Queen Aline Sitoe Diatta
  • Diembéring Diola Museum of Traditions and Fetishes
  • Gorée Island House of Slaves
  • Salt mines of Lake Retba
  • English-speaking guide for the tour
  • Entrances to the sites mentioned according to the program
  • Ferry transport between Dakar and Ziguinchor
  • Ferry transport between Carababe Is. and Dakar
  • Transport by 4x4 or minibus vehicle
  • Driver for the tour
  • Bottle pf water per person/day
  • All local taxes
Not included in tour
  • International airfares
  • Any taxes related to airfares or airports
  • Meals not mentioned under inclusions
  • Travel Insurance
  • Visas
  • Tips to guides or drivers
  • Expenses of a personal nature
  • Any item not mentioned as “Included”


Hotels

Category Hotel Name Tripadvisor
First Class*
Dakar Radisson Blu 4
Ziguinchor Hotel Le Perroquet 4
Seleki Eco-camp 4.5
Oussouye Campement Aljowe 4.5
Cap Skirring Campement No Stress 4.5
On Board Aline Sitoe Diatta n/a
Hotels will be confirmed at time of booking
* Best in town

Prices
These programs can be customized for individuals and groups. Changes to this program may be requested by phone (1855-55-TOURS) or using the web FIT Quote Request
  • Airfare
We also be glad to add the necessary airfare from your gateway so you take advantage of our special discounted leisure fares
  • Program
You may add or remove;
    • Trip days
    • Cities and sites
    • Meals
  • Other options
    • The program was designed with private services; however, we may substitute shared sightseeing where available
    • If you prefer deluxe services we may operate this program including private driver, private guide and concierge service.
  • Quotation
Once we have designed the program the way you want we'll give you a quote within 2 business days.
 
Tour Code: SN02DKR21FA

Options
  • Lunches and dinners can be arranged for individuals, families and groups at top restaurants or any restaurant requested by you.
  • We can revise the itinerary to spend more time and provide more depth in those areas that you are interested on.
  • Any other changes to the itinerary will be accommodated depending on the facilities available in the area.

Group Quotations
  • If you wish to use these programs for your group or as the basis for a customized journey please either call us (1-855-55-TOURS or use the web Group Quote Request.
  • In either case our specialists will work with to refine all the details and they will get you a quote with 2 business days. Quotes may be obtained for the air and land portions of just for the lad journey.
  • Booking both air and land with us will represent savings for you because of our buying power and longtime relationship with the airlines.
We will also may have the choice between regular fares and special leisure fares not available to the public.