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Take a break from the hustle and bustle of Dakar or Saly and enjoy a half-day tour to Ngor Island. This small island is located off the coast of Saly, and is a popular spot for tourists and locals alike. The island is known for its beautiful beaches, crystal clear waters, and stunning views of the nearby islands. On the tour, you will be taken to the island by boat, where you will have the chance to explore the island and take in the scenery. You can also take a dip in the warm waters of the Atlantic Ocean or lounge on the beach and soak up the sun. The tour also includes a stop at the nearby fishing village, where you can observe the local fishermen at work and learn about their culture and traditions. After the tour, you will be taken back to the mainland, where you can enjoy a delicious local meal and explore the city of Saly. This half-day tour is the perfect way to relax and explore the beauty of the Senegal coast.

Frequently asked questions

How long is the tour duration?

The half-day tour to Ngor Island lasts approximately 4 hours.

What are the departure points for the tour?

The tour can be departed either from Dakar or Saly.

What does the tour include?

The tour includes a guided walk on Ngor Island and a possibility to swim or surf in the Atlantic Ocean.

Are there any additional costs on the tour?

Food, drinks and gratuities are not included in the tour price and will be an additional cost.

Is the tour kid-friendly?

Yes, the tour is suitable for all ages.

Are there any specific things one needs to bring to the tour?

It is advisable to bring comfortable walking shoes, sun protection and swimwear if one wants to swim.

What languages does the guide speak?

The guide can communicate in multiple languages including English, French and Wolof.

Is it possible to cancel the tour?

Yes, it's possible to cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund.

What if the weather is bad?

If the weather is bad, the tour might be rescheduled or cancelled with a full refund.

How many people are usually in a group?

A typical tour group consists of around 15 people.

Is there a pick-up service from the hotels?

Yes, pick-up and drop-off services are provided from most hotels in Dakar and Saly.

Are there any health and safety precautions during the tour because of COVID-19?

Yes, all areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned, and the tour adheres to local health and safety guidelines.

Are there vegetarian/vegan food options available during the tour?

While the tour does not include meals, there are eateries on Ngor Island that offer vegetarian and vegan options.

Is it possible to book the tour for a private group?

Yes, the tour can be booked for private groups, but the pricing may vary.

Do I need to tip the tour guide?

Tipping is not required but is appreciated for good service.

Can I bring my pet along?

Unfortunately, pets are not allowed on the tour.