Africa is a most gorgeous place enriched with unique fauna and flora, significantly the Senegal, from the westernmost part of the Africa attracts more. The Senegal is the right spot, if you are looking for crawling attractive sites, which is one of the must visit spot among millions of wonders in Africa, where draws more tourist people across the country. The Senegal is the wonderful site with the spectacular beaches, wildlife parks, and historic sites and so on. Let’s begin to discover the wonders over there.
Usually white beaches and sandy dunes draws tourists, film crews, and even most of the people who looking for a best leisure spot, but the Lake Retba is unique among all lies just north of the Cap Vert Peninsula of Senegal, northeast of Dakar, what makes it unique? The Lake Retba plays important role in mysterious world, with its pink waves and white sand is mostly salt. Why this lakes so, is usual question who visit this lake, obviously it is right too. The key reason behind this pinky and salty water body is salt-loving micro-organism Dunaliella salina. The most important wonder is, water in Lake Retba constantly changes hues and you can watch the most stunning pink shade appears during the dry season, during windy weather and short wet season, the lake’s pink color looks with faded pink. Try to visit this lake during summer, collect snaps of more alluring dense pink color lake.(Image by Middle Africa)
Niokolo-Koba National Park:
Extensive Guinea savanna with the Gambia River bordering, where you can find good quantity of variety of habitats, ranging in altitude from around 30 to 360 meters. The lush green forest enriched with the rich fauna and flora, including distinct types such as the Guinea baboon and so on, where you can list the chimpanzees, lions, leopards, amphibians, reptiles, elephants and more numbers of the birds. You can enjoy the safari in Niokolo-Koba National Park and snap all unique animals and birds, so discover the uniqueness of Senegal in Niokolo-Koba National Park.
Parc National du Delta du Saloum:
Are you a wildlife photographer or bird watcher? You must invade towards the Senegal’s most excellent nature spot in the name of Parc National du Delta du Saloum. The Parc National du Delta du Salouma allows you to watch plenty of the rare birds around the villages, and mangroves, where you can easily see the weavers, starlings, sunbirds, woodpeckers, hornbills, bee-eaters, kingfishers, egrets, herons, vultures and so on. Collect stunning pictures of the birds with the attractive greenly background. So add the Parc National du Delta du Saloum as the important nature spot in the Senegal.
Other Senegal wonders:
Though the above mentioned spots are the most important wonders in Senegal, it offers some other natural spots too. All these natural spots will surely impress you more amiable weather, clamoring river sources, dark greenery forest in the vast region and so on. The Gorée Island is located with the lush of the greenery sources there you can find the ancient architectures, castles and more historic sites. Next site is the Bandia Reserve, which is the inland with the more African wildlife such as the Rhinos, gazelles, monkeys, giraffes, ostriches, crocodiles and so on. In Senegal you must also visit the Guembeul Natural Reserve, Îles des Madeleines and much more. So enjoy the best of wonders over there.
Include all the above mentioned natural spots in your itinerary and begin to explore the beauteous Senegal.
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