There’s a fair amount to see and do throughout the country and the major cities in Senegal have great roads that lend themselves well to road trips and sightseeing. Still, it’s worth saying that Senegal is better for relaxing on the beach than for lots of hiking or sightseeing.
Traveling to Senegal and curious what you need to know about visiting Senegal? In this post, I’ll be sharing my best firsthand tips from a 12-day trip to Senegal with my husband. I’ve found that people can be hesitant to visit Africa and other third-world countries, but honestly, you have nothing to fear. Most issues can be avoided by taking basic precautions. While a lot of what I’ll share is advice for Americans traveling to Senegal, everyone will benefit from these pointers.