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Dakar Map, Senegal

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Dakar Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Dakar with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Dakar useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Dakar!

Dakar History

It is set along the Atlantic coastline at the country’s western tip, in the Cape Verder Peninsula. The city is known for its very hectic and chaotic surroundings that, on the other hand, became its prime attraction to visitors. Across the coast is an island called Goree where slaves were shipped to a new location referred to as New World. read more

Dakar Travel Guide

Dakar is the major city that drives the economy of Senegal and is the hub for many national as well as international banks. The most famous and most important of these banks is the BCEAO which is responsible for managing the unified currency of West Africa. This increases the importance of Dakar by many folds. read more

Dakar Nightlife

Sahel, that is located at the Centre Commercial Sahmis, is another hip place to go at night. The Terrou-Bi is another spot in the city where you can spend the night and party. It is located at Route Corniche Ouest Dakar. You can hang out at Thiossane, this top-rated nightspot at Sicap Rue 10 Dakar. The Chateau De La Mer, a French inspired hang out, caters to those with special taste of French culture you can can find... read more

Dakar Sightseeing

Île de Gorée or Goree Island is considered as the smallest district in Dakar however, it has the largest fort that has served as a crucial transit for economic trade and not for slave trade. Originally, it was earlier settled by Europeans during the 15th century to explore the island and defend against invaders. No natives have settled on the island because of lack of natural source of water which made the island... read more

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