Senegal Travel Guide

Capital: Dakar

Population: 15.9 million

Unusual Fact: Lac Rose, or Pink Lake, is the most popular tourist destination. On sunny days, the water appears bright pink due to the water's high salt content. 

Tourist Hotspot: La Maison des Esclaves

Hidden Gem: Saloum Delta

Basic Language

Hello: Bonjour

Goodbye: Au revoir

Please: S'il vous plaît

Thank You: Merci

Must Try Food: Poulet Yassa

Must Try Drink: Jus de Bissap