TERANGA TOUR GUIDE

TERANGA ~ WOLOF FOR HOSPITALITY

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ALIOUNE

Alioune is fluent in English, French and Wolof and is available as a tour guide. 

Alioune knows how important local knowledge is when travelling, especially in Africa.

Dakar is busy and can be stressful. Alioune can assist you in making your stay in Senegal memorable. 

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AIRPORT PICK UP

Arriving at Blaise Diagne International Airport (Senegal's new airport) at an odd hour and navigating your own way to your hotel can be overwhelming. Alioune is available to assist you in getting safely to your hotel.

INCLUDED:

- Alioune will meet you at the airport.

- Alioune will provide you with bottled water on arrival.

- Alioune will negotiate and pay for the taxi ride. DAKAR REGION ONLY.

- Alioune can assist you in obtaining a local SIM card.

- Alioune will accompany you to your hotel and assist you with check in.

NOT INCLUDED:

- Taxi fare should your destination be outside the Dakar Region.

COST:

US $40 plus US $10 per person. Payable in advance online through our secure system.

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CHAPERONE

Travelling around Dakar is initially very challenging. Many tourists want to reduce stress and increase safety by having a trusted local accompany them as they acquaint themselves with the city. Alioune is available to chaperone individuals and groups in and around Dakar.

Included:

- Alioune will meet you at your hotel.

- Alioune will provide you with bottled water on arrival. 

- Alioune will accompany you to your selected locations.

- Alioune will assist you with conversing and negotiating in Wolof, French and English.

- Alioune will provide local insight and advice.

- Alioune can assist you in obtaining a local SIM card.

- Alioune will accompany you back to your hotel.

Not Included:

- Taxi fares, meals, entry tickets, accommodation, etc

Please Note:

Should you wish for Alioune to accompany you to a location that requires a ticket, you will be responsible for paying for Alioune's ticket. 

COST:

US $90 per day plus US $10 per person per day. Payable in advance online through our secure system.

CONTACT ALIOUNE @WOLOF101

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FOOD EXPERIENCES YOU MUST TRY

CAFÉ TOUBA

Go for a walk and drink an early morning Café Touba on the Main Street of Saly. Start your day with a kick! The sweet and spicy Café Touba is served daily in homes and on streets everywhere in Senegal. Keep a look out for the small brown plastic cups.

DIBITERIE

Grab a BBQ Goat 'Dibiterie' dinner after bartering for discounted clothing and accessories in Marche Colobane. Hit the markets and work up an appetite by bartering hard for a bargain. Celebrate shopping success with a serve of BBQ Goat 'Dibiterie'. Wrapped in paper and served with a healthy dose of onions and mustard, this full flavoured meal is for those who love big flavour.

NDOX

Guzzle a bag of water after an afternoon game of football along Yeumbeul Beach. Work up a sweat with an afternoon game of football and a round of wrestling on one of the many beaches stretching Senegal's coast. Re-hydrate with a bag or two of water supplied by one of the many vendors along the road.

BISSAP

Sip an ice cold Bissap Juice on Gorée Island. Visit the beautiful island with a tragic past. Hire a local guide and tour the many significant sites. Reflect as you wait for the ferry with an ice cold Bissap Juice made from the flowers of the Hibiscus.

THIEBOUDIENNE

Share Thieboudienne with friends in St. Louis. Served in a large silver bowl, Thieboudienne is the national dish of Senegal. Enjoyed daily by families and friends around the country, this complete 'rice of fish' meal embodies the flavours of Senegal.

MADD

Sample Madd and the foot of the African Renaissance Monument. You will work hard to climb all the steps to the base of the African Renaissance Monument. Following an elevator ride to the viewing platform, celebrate your altitude acomplishment with the sweet, sour and salty fruit. Available everywhere when in season.

MBURRU

Daily delight of crispy French Baguettes. Want to enjoy some of the best French bread? Visit Senegal. The former French colony is an expert at baking the French Baguette. Enjoyed daily with a range of fillings.

THIAKRY

Treat yourself to a Thiakry Dessert on the road to Touba. The pilgrimage to Touba is a long journey. Boost your energy levels with a bag of Thiakry at one of service stations between Dakar and Touba. If you enjoy the mass produced product, you'll love the home prepared dessert.

GÉRTÉ TIAF

Munch a bag of nuts whilst stuck in a taxi traffic. Stuck in a taxi in traffic? Welcome to Dakar! Learn to slow down and enjoy the journey by munching on a bag of peanuts from one of the many street vendors who will serve you in your taxi.

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