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Best of Dakar Guide

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Dakar
At the westernmost point of the African continent, Dakar stands as a multicultural, diverse city full of vibrant arts and traditions. Residents from various ethnic groups present assorted crafts, foods, jewelry, fabrics and wood and metal goods at bustling markets such as Marche Sandaga or Marche HLM. The city is home to museums and mosques, cliff walks and beaches, and makes a convenient jumping point for excursions to any of Senegal's national parks and nature reserves.

All things to do » Things to do

La Maison des Esclaves
La Maison des Esclaves
This centuries-old house served as a processing center for African slaves.
Attraction type: Specialty Museums
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Accrobaobab Adventure
Accrobaobab Adventure
Attraction type: Amusement & Theme Parks
Lago Rosa
Lago Rosa
Attraction type: Points of Interest & Landmarks
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Village des Arts
Attraction type: Points of Interest & Landmarks
Cathedrale du Souvenir Africain de Dakar
Cathedrale du Souvenir Africain de Dakar
Attraction type: Churches & Cathedrals
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Restaurant Farid
Restaurant Farid
Ranked #1 of 119 Restaurants in Dakar
Price: $12 - $30
Cuisines: Lebanese
Good for: Romance, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
le MOKAI
le MOKAI
Ranked #2 of 119 Restaurants in Dakar
Cuisines: Japanese, European
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
LAGON 1
LAGON 1
Ranked #3 of 119 Restaurants in Dakar
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
La Calebasse
La Calebasse
Ranked #4 of 119 Restaurants in Dakar
Cuisines: African
Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
New Africa
New Africa
Ranked #5 of 119 Restaurants in Dakar
Price: $11 - $27
Cuisines: French, Caribbean, Moroccan
Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Le Calao du Lac Rose
Le Calao du Lac Rose
$15 - $19 (XAF 9,119 - 11,550)
Ranked #2 of 70 Dakar B&B and Inns
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Ker Jahkarlo
Ker Jahkarlo
$14 - $26
Ranked #4 of 70 Dakar B&B and Inns
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SenegalStyle Bed & Breakfast
SenegalStyle Bed & Breakfast
$17 - $35 (EUR 16 - 32)
Ranked #5 of 70 Dakar B&B and Inns

All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Hotel Oceanic
2.0 of 5
Hotel Oceanic
$42 - $50 (EUR 39 - 46)
Ranked #7 of 41 Hotels in Dakar
Hotel Ganale
Hotel Ganale
$57 - $84
Ranked #10 of 41 Hotels in Dakar
Residence Kakatar
Residence Kakatar
$31 - $66
Ranked #2 of 76 Specialty Lodging in Dakar
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Terrou-Bi
4.0 of 5
Terrou-Bi
$216 - $253 (EUR 200 - 235)
Ranked #4 of 41 Hotels in Dakar
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Radisson Blu Hotel, Dakar
5.0 of 5
Radisson Blu Hotel, Dakar
$187 - $386
Ranked #6 of 41 Hotels in Dakar
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Hotel Lagon II
4.0 of 5
Hotel Lagon II
$165 - $202 (EUR 153 - 187)
Ranked #14 of 41 Hotels in Dakar
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Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.