Iberia and Vueling are offering affordable prices for direct flights from Spain to Senegal! Tickets available from only €267 for a round trip!
Lake Retba (Lac Rose)
This unique pink lake lies just north of the Cap Vert Peninsula, 40 km northeast of Dakar. It is a natural phenomenon that occurs due to the unusually high salt content, which rivals that of the Dead Sea. The saline in the water attracts the salt-loving micro-organism, which produces a red pigment to absorb the sun. Salt collectors come here daily, covered in shea butter to protect their skin from the harsh salinity. The salt is used by Senegalese fishermen to preserve fish.
The water in Lake Retba constantly changes its shade. The most intensive pink shade appears during the dry season. With the salt levels reaching up to 40%, the lake can sometimes take a more red shade.
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November 2022 – April 2023
From Madrid: Great availability from November 3 to December 6, returning util December 14 and from January 10 to April 17, returning until April 25
From Barcelona: Nov 10-19, Nov 24 – Dec 1, Nov 24 – Dec 6, Dec 8-15, 8-20, Jan 12-21, Jan 28 – Feb 4, Jan 28 – Feb 7, Jan 31 – Feb 7, Feb 4-11, Feb 25 – Mar 4, Feb 25 – Mar 7, Feb 28 – Mar 7, Mar 7-14, 7-18, 14-21, 14-25,
Madrid – Dakar – Madrid
Barcelona – Dakar – Barcelona
One cabin bag per passenger
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Hotel €40 / Double
We recommend you staying at Residence Les Calanques with a good price and very good reviews! Located at just4 minutes from the beach this hotel offers rooms with ensuite bathroom, TV and air conditioning. Free WiFi access is available
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