Join the Museum of African American Art and our experienced travel/tour operator, Uprise Travel, on an amazing ESSENTIAL SENEGAL cultural trip for 8 DAYS AND 7 NIGHTS from May 16–25, 2020, to visit the Museum of Black Civilization in Dakar and other points of interest in Senegal!
This trip is limited to 30 adult travelers. MAAA membership is required. Reservations submitted with nonrefundable deposit of first payment will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. First payment ($1,000) is due January 7, 2020. Second payment ($1,200) is due February 7, 2020. Final payment ($1,500) is due March 7, 2020. Total for the trip is $3,700 per person.
IMPORTANT: A yellow fever vaccination is required for travel to Senegal. Additional vaccinations are also recommended. People with specific health conditions may be unable to receive certain vaccinations. Please check with your health care provider regarding recommended vaccinations before making your trip deposit. CDC Health Information For Travelers To Senegal
$3,700 PER PERSON (DOUBLE OCCUPANCY) INCLUDES
Round Trip Air & Transportation (including local airport transfers and touring).
All Meals & Gratuities (Special dietary needs may require additional charge, if they can be accommodated. Alcohol and desserts are not included.)
Comfortable, moderately priced, double-occupancy accommodations for the entire duration of your trip, including morning of arrival and evening of departure.
Mini bus transportation with 24-hour tour guide and driver service.
All activities and entrance fees included in the itinerary.
Tips for local vendors and driver guides.
Unlimited bottled water.
Expedited passport service for new applicants and renewals.
ESSENTIAL SENEGAL | TOUR HIGHLIGHTS
The Essential Senegal tour with Uprise Travel combines the best of Senegal's tourism offerings in an 8-day package. Please note that this tour package is not designed to accommodate special needs or requests for personal assistance. Hotels and tour stops may not be "accessible" by US standards and may require walking on uneven ground.
Visit the newly opened Museum of Black Civilization in Dakar, Senegal.
Stand at the "Door of No Return" at the House of Slaves on Goree Island.
Wander the old Colonial streets of Saint Louis, Senegal.
Tour islands of the Sine Saloum Delta by boat to visit the Shell Island.
Visit Bandia Wildlife Reserve for a guided jeep safari tour.
Enjoy many other cultural experiences in Senegal.
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NEXT STEPS TO RESERVE YOUR SPACE
Please download the Registration/Deposit Form, which must be completed and returned with your deposit. Once your deposit is received and accepted, you will be sent a letter confirming your reservation, along with a packet providing complete tour details, important forms that must be completed, dates for information sessions scheduled before the trip, and dates for your remaining payments before the final due date in March 2020. If you are not an MAAA member or your deposit is not timely, you will be notified.
You may submit your completed Registration/Deposit Form by email, postal mail, or in-person to reserve your space on the MAAA Essential Senegal trip: