Full Day Tour in Pink Lake and Bandia Wildlife Reserve
This tour to Bandia reserve and pink lake will give you a chance to watch the wildlife closely in an eco friendly nature .Be prepared with camera as you will have a nature watching dunes of salt ,bathing in the lake to enjoy the floating sensation being a wonderful experience .Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At:
Lake Retba, Rufisque Senegal
Departure 9 am from your hotel towards Lac Rose, journey time plus visit: around 6h including 3h journey Dakar / Lac Rose / Badia /Dakar.Retba better known as pink lake is renowned for its color that changes from pink to purple based on the intensity of the sun rays ,the lake is separated from the atlantic ocean by a large dune,the lake and environs provide a good terrain for crossing dunes.with water to the waist ,the salt seekers tear at the salt crust deposited at the bottom with a picket called 《djodj》before transferring shovelfuls of salt into canoes.women offload and piles the salt into the lakeside.
for activities you will have :
# tour around the lake ,surrounding fulani villages and beach by Quad bike or dune vehicle or for strolls on camel boat riding to observe the salt seekers.One can bath in the lake it self to enjoy the floating sensation due to the salt which happens to be a wonderful experience.
Duration: 6 hoursStop At:
Foret de Bandia, Sindia, Senegal
Upon arrival we will take a 4x4 vehicule used specialy for safari.
Visit of Bandia animals reserve ,this 3,500 ha park is home to many animals some of which were reintroduced to Senegal after having disappeared there for a long time, such as: rhinoceros, giraffes, large antelopes, dama gazelles Derby elks, buffalos, patas monkeys, vervets, warthogs, hippotragues, jackals or mongooses...
Back to your accomodation and end of service
Duration: 2 hours
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Infants must sit on laps"
"Transportation is wheelchair accessible"
"Not recommended for pregnant travelers"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Face masks provided for travelers"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms"
"Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons"
Duration: 8 To 9 Hours
Traveler pickup is offeredAirports
- Blaise Diagne Intl. Airport, Dakar Senegal
Cancellations and refunds:
- Port Autonome de Dakar Mole 1, Ave de la Liberation, Dakar, Senegal
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.