From the beautiful women with their multicolored dresses
and warm smiles, to the cheerful exuberance of typical African market
life, to the bustling daily routine in the busy streets, the welcome in
is always warm.
In Senegal, anytime is dancing time, night or day. If you hear the sound
of the tam tam (drum) coming from one of the many ceremonies, be prepared
to be pulled in to participate in the merrymaking. Experience the daily
life of friendly village people, including the spectacle of the fishermen
returning to shore and the drying and distribution of the days catch.
is a modern metropolis and the capital city of Senegal that opens wide
the gateway to Africa. The city offers museums, beaches, as well as the
Senegal Zoo. Local markets sell everything from clothing in beautiful
handmade fabrics, to freshly cut coconuts, wood carvings, and handmade
Goree Island Travel
A few minutes away from Dakar by boat lies the charming yet infamous
of Goree. The sandy streets are lined with pastel colored houses,
which contrast dramatically with the somber memory of Goree's past, brought
to life by the Door of No Return.
region is known as Senegal's Storehouse, where the land is still used
for farming and cattle raising. Casamance is also known for its fabulous
is the colonial capital of Senegal, where history resides on every corner.
The fishing port is located here, as well as the main market. Visit Saint-Louis
for its music festivals, cultural exhibits, and national parks.
Senegal Hotels and Resorts
You will have many hotel
options on your vacation in Senegal, whether the luxurious 5-star
Meridien President or the more relaxed 3-star Ganale. Or experience
a haven of relaxation with a carpet of golden sands stretching as far
as the eye can see.
For business, for vacation, to discover your heritage, or just for the
pleasure of it, visit Senegal.
About Palace Travel, Senegal Travel Specialists
Since 1991, Palace Travel has arranged for a varied clientele,
tours and safaris to more than thirty African destinations. We specially
craft each travel itinerary to reflect a unique blend of culture,
history, and traditional tourism.
Each traveler is provided with an authentic travel experience filled
with tours, safaris, cultural encounters and interactions which
result in an insiders knowledge of the destination.
Our tours to Senegal may be customized to meet the interests of diverse
groups including religious, fraternal, academic, cultural, professional,
While we continue to serve the needs of individuals, families and
small groups, we are also committed to distribution through the
retail travel professional.
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