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“Doing Sengal the right way...In SenegalStyle”
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SenegalStyle Tours
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Owner description: Please email in advance to reserve your space no drop ins! Thanks for understanding! BIRD WATCHING, ART GALLERY & CITY TOURS for CABIN CREWS, Budget Travelers, CRUISE SHIP Visitors and NEWCOMERS to DAKAR: Don't waste your valuable (and short) time here getting frustrated because you aren't 'seeing' anything but traffic! We will take you to unique, 'off the beaten path' places for the best photos of the country and it's beautiful birds, expansive views of the city, stick your feet in best beaches, (those that are not in the Lonely Planet) and make your trip more memorable than you can imagine! As a perpetual tourist myself I'll take you to the most colorful restaurants & places where locals go, with the nicest art galleries, see top tier talented artists, beautiful homes, and also get in quick looks at major tourist attractions. Later on, you will know where to go and can have a more focused, efficient tour on your own. Pickup at your hotel or residence: 11:00hr and return at 17:00hr - specialized tours for urban birding, shopping/wholesale markets, architecture, health care facilities, etc can be arranged (in advance). BUDGET PRICED: $100 a day for up to 3 people w/driver (taxi) & English speaking guide! Reservations for our tours are must be made in advance via email, and paid in advance by credit card using PayPal to ensure availability and schedule/book your tour.
Useful Information: Lockers / storage, Activities for older children, Activities for young children, Food available for purchase, Wheelchair access, Bathroom facilities
Reviewed June 30, 2013

I have to thank you so much for such a great day.  Ishmael and Ali were fantastic.  We learned so much today.  I see why you stayed here in Dakar.  I was impressed by Goree Island and the African Renaissance Monument.  I have not seen anything as beautiful as that statute.  There is so much, potential American tourist, need to know.

I just wanted to shoot you an e-mail to tell you how pleased I am with your service.  The guides made the learning experience that much more enjoyable.  I will certainly recommend you to anyone I know coming to Dakar.  This voyage was one of the items on my "Bucket List".  I am so glad I did not let the eye of the storm deter me from visiting this beautiful place. 

Andrea Alston-Brundage

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Reviewed April 25, 2013

We spent a day recently with Senegal Style after leaving our cruise. We were going to Bandia Nature Reserve, but we faffed around for quite a while doing this and that before we started the very long drive to the reserve. The reserve is fantastic and well worth the trip, we had lunch at there, and then the day seemed to disintegrate from what had been planned and expected to a number of activities which appeared somewhat random. It ended in a small convenience food mall where Sineta bought her supper. I had been told that we would at a stop at a place where we could rest and I could take a shower before our long flight home. Sineta is an interesting and well meaning person and the traffic in Dakar can be horrendous, but how I missed that shower...

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Reviewed February 18, 2013

My wife and I stopped over in Dakar during our honeymoon and I found Sineta & Senegalstyle through some internet searching. While I was a little leery at first to send money via paypal to someone I didn't know, the other reviews I read convinced me and sure enough, everything worked out great!
We only had one day in Dakar, so I begged Sineta to try and fit in all the tours, despite her recommending not to try it. I should have listened! While it can be done, I think 3 tours in one day is probably the max you should every try!
We were picked up by Ali & Ismael right at our hotel and they were both great. We started out with the tour of Joal and the shell island, which is a bit of a hike outside of Dakar. Everything was planned and arranged, so there was no waiting for anything (other than at the police checkpoint, which Sineta was able to fix with a few phone calls!). The tour was great, and then we piled back in the car to head up to Lac Rose. The roads are not the best (and that is putting it mildly!), as we were driving into and out of craters that would swallow the car for most of the trip. Sineta had us set up with a boat ride on the lake when we got there, which was great as well.
By the time we made it back to Dakar, my wife wasn't feeling well so she retired to the room while I waited to meet Sineta for the motorscooter tour of Dakar. I am a motorcycle rider, so I was excited for this part. Let me tell you, it is not for the faint of heart, but I had a big smile on my face the entire time. She zips around that town and we squeezed between cars where my knees were almost rubbing on the traffic! It was so much fun, and I got to see some fantastic sights.
If you are in Dakar for a layover or vacation, I highly recommend connecting with Sineta for a tour, as I'm confident she will hook you up with a great memory!

1  Thank Doug O
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Reviewed January 15, 2013

I am a member of a local touring group here in Dakar and Sineta George from SenegalStyle arranges all our group tours and transportation to and from various places outside of the city. Thank you for all your hard work, effort, enthusiasm, planning and caring you so obviously put into your tours. Us ladies are most fortunate to have this great opportunities that you give us - I fully hope to make the most of the upcoming monthly tours in the new year.

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Reviewed December 25, 2012

I am currently living in Dakar and was referred to Sineta thru a friend that had taken her motorscooter tour and loved it! I have now been on several tours with SenegalStyle thru a local women's group and have enjoyed every excursion so far, particularly the basket market in Theis! I have signed my husband and I up for another tour next week to Bandia wildlife park and we look forward to having a great time!

1  Thank MPMajor
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