Come Experience Senegal

A Home Away From Home

Scrumptious Jazz & Culture Experience

Senegal & All That Jazz          

May 2017

 

ALL THAT JAZZ 

 

Departure Night

Leave  US Port of Departure for Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) or  New York JFK International (JFK) for non-stop, evening flights to Dakar via South African Airlines.

 Day 1

Arrive Yoff – Leopold Senghor International Airport (5:50 a.m. GMT).  Check-in your Oceanfront Hotel.  Orientation Meeting and rest.  Dakar by Day City Tour with lunch. Meet with Mame Cheikh, your Master Tailor to create a Senegalese Wardrobe. Rest.  Escorted Dinner (on your own) at local restaurant.   Overnight: Your Oceanfront Hotel, Dakar.

Day 2 Breakfast

Half-Day Goree Island Tour with Lunch. Visit The Historical Museum, The Women’s Museum, and The Slave House. Cultural immersion and cultural exchange activities (reflective of your particular interests). Authentic Senegalese Homecoming Dinner.  Overnight: Your Oceanfront Hotel, Dakar

Day 3 Breakfast

Early departure St. Louis.  Experience the Senegalese countryside.  Pass through towns, villages, and rural expanses in route to Senegal’s tropical northernmost region.  St. Louis Carriage Tour with lunch. Check-in Hotel Cap St.  Louis.  Free night for personal exploration in St. Louis.   Overnight: Hotel Cap St. Louis, St. Louis                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

Day 4 Breakfast

Tour St. Louis Region (highlights selected to reflect your interests). Lunch  included.  Enjoy St. Louis Jazz Festival in Evening.  Overnight: Hotel Cap St. Louis, St. Louis

Day 5  Breakfast

Tour St. Louis Region (highlights selected to reflect your interests). Lunch included.  Enjoy St. Louis Jazz Festival in Evening. Overnight: Hotel Cap  St. Louis, St. Louis

Day 6  Breakfast

Relax in St. Louis. Lunch included.  Enjoy St. Louis Jazz Festival in Evening. Overnight: Hotel Cap St. Louis, St. Louis

Day 7   Breakfast

                               sobo bade statueBandia
Transport to the Artists’ Village of Toubab Dialaw. Villages visits in route.  Lunch in route. Check in Espace Sobo Bade in Toubab Dialaw. Rest, relax, and enjoy the lovely surrounding of Toubab Dialaw. Dinner (on your own).  Overnight: Sobo Bade,Toubab Dialaw

Day 8  Breakfast

Free Day – Rest & Relaxation.  Personal Exploration & Cultural Immersion. Optional Visit to  Bandia Animal Preserve. Enjoy Lunch and Evening in Toubab Dialaw with Escorted Dinner (on your own). Overnight: Sobo Bade, Toubab Dialaw.

 Day 9  Breakfast

Free Morning – Rest & Relaxation.  Transport to Dakar  via Optional Pink Lake Excursion with Lunch.   Check in  Your Oceanfront Hotel for a restful evening.  Escorted Dinner (on your own). Overnight: Your Oceanfront Hotel, Dakar.

Day 10  Breakfast

Free Day for last minute shopping, visits to new found family & friends, etc.  Escorted lunch (on your own). Prepare for Return to US. Wear your best Senegalese outfit for the evening Farewell Dinner and Ceremony. Overnight: Your Oceanfront Hotel, Dakar.

Day 11  Early Morning Departure to U.S. Port of Entry with connecting flights as needed.

 Particulars

  • Minimum Group Size of Six (6)
  • Program Available for Individuals & Smaller Groups of Travelers

 BASE PRICE INCLUDES:

  • Accommodations based on single occupancy with breakfast daily for 10 days. Other meals as indicated.
  • Transfers: Airport < > Hotel
  • Dakar by Day Tour with lunch
  • Goree Island Tour with lunch
  • St. Louis Carriage Tour        
  • Authentic Homecoming Dinner        
  • Farewell Dinner and Ceremony
  • Ground Transportation
  • English-speaking guide & escorts

NOT INCLUDED: US <> Senegal Airfare (can be arranged). Travel Documents (Passport, Entry Visa) Tips, Beverages at meals. Personal expenses (souvenirs, taxis, etc.). St. Louis Jazz Fee Packages. Fees for Optional Tours.