Joal Fadiout, Joal Fadiouth

Discover streets lined with colorful seashells at Joal Fadiout, a rustic village southeast of Dakar. Check out local crafts and village life before touring the local cemetery, the resting place of both Muslims and Christians. Much like the rest of the village, this cemetery is covered in seashells. Arrange your visit to Joal Fadiout and discover more family-friendly attractions in Joal Fadiouth using our Joal Fadiouth itinerary planner.
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  • We went to Joal Fadiout as part of a day excursion of Nouvelles Frontieres from Dakar. The excursion consisted of going to a Rural market in the morning and the Shell Island. I did this excursion...  more »
  • A fairly unique and interesting place. Shell island is home to 4,000 people. 90% Christian, 10% Muslim. Living side by side. Worth a visit.  more »
  • Island of made of shells with a small community of both Muslims and Christians; the mixed graveyard is worth a wander. Piroque rides are available to, from, and around the islands, but a nicer idea...  more »
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