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Dakar Travel Guide

You'll relish every moment you spend in fantastic Dakar. The travel gurus at Orbitz will help you kick off your epic adventure by linking up fantastic-value airfares and hotels. Bundling your bookings is the perfect way to save cash. Choose your preferred hotels, airfares, rental cars and experiences to save up to $369^! To add to that, our database lists no less than 500,000 global hotels and 500 airlines. Don't stress out if you have trouble selecting — we'll make it simple! There are countless room types, flight options and incredible experiences to satisfy your adventurous spirit. Which ones will you choose?

Where is Dakar?

Tickets? Check. Bags all packed? Yep. Wait... where exactly are we going again? Before you jump in the airport bus, it's good to know where Dakar is. It's the national capital city of Senegal and located about 110 miles to the west of the significant city of Touba. It won't be difficult to make some new friends in this corner of Senegal. It boasts a population of 2,500,000 locals.

Places to Visit in Dakar

Gain a deeper understanding of the history and customs of the Islamic religion while visiting Dakar Grand Mosque. Like some more options? Take some time to properly comprehend this region's past with a visit to African Renaissance Statue. But wait, that's not all there is! Hann Park is the ideal place to go to take five. Find a bench with a good view, sit yourself down and observe the passers-by as they stroll around.

Car Rentals in Dakar

Pump up the volume on your favorite tunes and discover Dakar from the freedom of your own ride. You’ll find some of the hottest car rentals in Dakar on Orbitz. Transfer right from your plane into a car at Leopold Sedar Senghor International Airport. You don't need to go far to find Hertz and Avis.

Where to stay in Dakar – Hotel Accommodation

Book a room through Orbitz and start planning your stress-free vacation to Senegal's capital. With 28 hotels in Dakar, you won't have any troubles. If something a little extravagant is what you're dying for, slide between the soft sheets at the Terrou-Bi Beach & Casino Resort or the Radisson Blu Hotel, Dakar Sea Plaza. The Hotel La Madrague and the La Voile d'Or are some lower-priced options. Think about booking one if you'd prefer to save for action-packed activities.

Nearest Airports to Dakar

If you're in a window seat and the weather's clear, you should get a decent view of Leopold Sedar Senghor International Airport (DKR) as you descend. It's 3 miles northwest of the heart of Dakar.

Popular Places to Visit Near Dakar

You're bound to have a good time in La Somone. It's situated 30 miles from Dakar. The Saly Golf Club and the Golf De Saly are among the best attractions here. If this area isn't your style, try Fadial instead. Visitors are drawn here to discover Samba Dia Forest and Joal Forest. It is situated 60 miles away.

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