An unforgettable, trouble-free journey starts with knowing a bit of information about your chosen destination. It's time to familiarize yourself with the basic details about Dakar!
Dakar, the national capital of Senegal, is 110 miles (177 kilometers) west from the notable city, Touba.
Enjoy meeting the locals when you're on vacation? This area of Senegal boasts a population of around 2,500,000 people.
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You should book early if you're eager to stay as close as you can to Dakar. The Casa Mara Guest House is the only listed property within a short commute of the center.
Stow your tray table, fasten your seatbelt and get set to explore Dakar! Once you disembark at Leopold Sedar Senghor International Airport (DKR), the main streets will be just 3 miles (5 kilometers) to the southeast from here.
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Escape Leopold Sedar Senghor International Airport as soon as you land by renting a ride from one of the nearby outlets. Hertz and Avis are both a short distance away.
If you want to learn more about Islamic customs, book a tour of Dakar Grand Mosque.
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If you're after a truly moving experience, follow the locals to African Renaissance Statue.
But that's not all.
Throw around a Frisbee with your kids and enjoy the green surroundings at Hann Park. Perhaps you could even bring a delicious picnic and really make an afternoon of it.
Explored all of Dakar? Next stop, La Somone! There's so much to do here that we don't think you'll be bored. The Saly Golf Club and Plage Popenguine are some of the best attractions here. But the Golf De Saly is well worth your time too.
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