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Dakar

Trip Planner Africa  /  Senegal  /  Dakar Region  /  Dakar
Situated on the western edge of mainland Africa, the crowded and dynamic city of Dakar offers visitors booming shopping, dining, and entertainment scenes. On a tour of Dakar, you can discover its effervescent atmosphere and striking disparities while wandering the chaotic downtown area, lounging on the beach, or enjoying a peaceful stroll on the waterfront promenade. Attractions in Dakar include museums, colonial-era buildings, and sweeping ocean views from the edge of the continent. Add Dakar and other destinations in Senegal to your travel plans using our Senegal road trip app .
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Many hotels line the busy streets of Dakar, ranging from budget friendly to upscale, 4-star establishments. Accommodations cluster mostly on the edge of the Cap-Vert peninsula, near train stations and popular beaches.
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