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excursion The Bandia Reserve and the Somone Lagoon

 

 

At 15 km from the seaside resort of Saly is the Bandia Reserve which is home to many giraffes, rhinos, antelopes, gazelles, buffaloes, monkeys, jackals, warthogs, mongooses and more birds. off the beaten track with your English speaking guide …

The area of ​​this reserve is 3500 hectares fully fenced.

The beautiful nature reserve of Somone is a classified site that is frequented throughout the year by many birds (herons, pelicans, flamingos, egrets) that nest between the mangrove forest and sandbanks. This reserve covers more than 7,000 hectares.

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Senegal

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Departure: Your hotel

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2 to 12 people

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10h

Visit schedule

You will go in search of the main mammals of Africa in a protected reserve.

You will take a boat trip in the Somone Lagoon to discover the local biosphere

Duration of the excursion approximately: 10h

Safari in the Wildlife Reserve and wild animals roaming free, you will observe the main mammals of Africa in a magnificent park of giant baobab, whimsical lianas and thorn bushes.

Buffaloes wade, monkeys bicker, rhinos roam, crocodiles rest, giraffes eat, antelopes run and vultures watch for …

Buffaloes wade, monkeys bicker, rhinos roam, crocodiles rest, giraffes eat, antelopes run and vultures watch for …

In the dry season, nature lovers will even have the opportunity to take a forest walk in the dry bed of the Somone River in the shade of the great mahogany of Senegal.

Road to the lagoon of Somone

Lunch break on the beach, you will taste typical local which will be prepared on site by Olivier and his wife.

Exploration by canoe of the lagoon and the tann, vast sandy zone between the lagoon and the baobab forest more or less flooded according to the tides or the rains with the overwintering.

Sanctuary for migratory birds, you will observe many seabirds hidden in the mangrove

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We advise you to bring sunscreen and a hat or cap

What to remember

  • French-language guide certified Secretoo, French company based in Lyon
  • Booking can be cancelled 72 hours before the tour and fully refunded
  • If the reservation is canceled afterwards, the sum remaining to be paid to the guide will be deducted so as not to affect the other participants.

We pick you up at the hotel.

Example 1: You are a family of 4, you book a day where there are already 6 people registered, we regroup you every 10 you pay so the price for 10 people is 50 € per person.

Example 2: You are a couple, the price is 90 € per person, you choose to reserve or to be put on hold, if another couple register on the same date you pay the price for 4 people or 85 € per person

2 people : 90 € / pers.

4 people : 85 € / pers.

6 people : 65 € / pers.

10 people : 50 € / pers.

If you are more numerous or if you wish to privatize this excursion it is possible, contact us.

THEY FOUND THEIR GUIDES ON SECRETOO

“We saw several families of spider monkeys and screamers, a toucan, a tarantula, an eagle, turkeys in incredible colors and a deer. “We saw several families of spider monkeys and screamers, a toucan, a tarantula, an eagle, turkeys in incredible colors and a deer.

Stéphanie P. – 43 years old

“Perfect! We were two and the guide is a privilege. The guide gave us plenty of explanations, we have several animals including monkeys, and the view at the top of the pyramids on the jungle is breathtaking, thanks to Secretoo and Luis for this awesome concept. “

Benjamin C. – 26 years old

The guide gave us plenty of explanations, we have several animals including monkeys, and the view at the top of the pyramids on the jungle is breathtaking, thanks to Secretoo and Luis. “

Nadine N. – 58 years old

Olivier your French speaking guide

“Lovers of my country and knowing him perfectly, I decided to make my job”

“I have been accompanying French people for many years”

“Passionate about nature, I am going to show you the most beautiful corners of Senegal and I will make you discover the true Terenguen (Senegalese home country)”

 

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