The Best Historical Tours in Senegal

Unlocking the Secrets of Senegal's History

Djoudj National Park, Senegal Djoudj National Park, Senegal

Are you ready to embark on a journey through time in Senegal and uncover the captivating stories woven into the fabric of our world? All of these selected tours offer an immersive experience that will transport you to the heart of iconic destinations. In order to find the absolute best historical tours to Senegal, we meticulously analyzed a wide range of tours, considering key factors such as guest ratings, price, comfort, service, and excursions. Whether you're seeking a relaxing holiday steeped in cultural heritage or an adventure that brings history to life, we're sure that one of these guided tours will offer the perfect combination. One of these amazing tours below is perfect for your next trip, so let's get started!

The Top 3:

  • 13 Days, $3040.00

  • 11 Days, $6595.00

  • 8 Days, $4200.00

What are the historical tour options in Senegal?


Here are the important factors:

  • 3 trip options analyzed
  • $448 average price per day (USD)
  • 8 to 13 days in length
  • 4.57 of 5 average rating
  • 19 people or less on average

Curious about the diverse range of historical tours? Prepare to be amazed by the array of options available to suit every traveler's preferences. It comes as no surprise that visitors adore these tours, given their exceptional average guest rating of 4.57 out of 5 stars. When it comes to group sizes, the average maximum capacity stands at 19 people, allowing for a comfortable and sociable experience. The shortest tour is 8 days, while the longest is 13 days. With a comprehensive analysis encompassing 3 historical tours, you can rest assured that Senegal has something tailored to your interests and preferences, promising an unforgettable experience for all.

(All tour prices are in US Dollars before taxes, and come from a base price that is reported by TourRadar. Peak season prices can vary significantly, particularly in destinations where seasonal travel fluctuates dramatically.)

So, let's get to it and see...

The 3 Best Historical Tours in Senegal
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for historical tours.
by Explore!

13 Days Start/End in Dakar 16 Destinations through Senegal, Gambia 16 People at Most Ages 16 to 85 Guest Rating: 4.2 out of 5 stars

Set off on an extraordinary journey, visiting Senegal and Gambia, that has been awarded a 4.2 out of 5 stars by previous guests. With a duration of 13 days, this journey offers an intimate group setting, accommodating 16 individuals, while extending a warm welcome to travelers from 16 to 85 years old. Immerse yourself in a travel experience that includes 16 destinations, featuring Djoudj National Park, Langue de Barbarie National Park, Touba, and Kaolack. Dakar kicks off your expedition, serving as both the starting and finishing point. Brought to you by Explore!, this exceptional deal is an incredible steal at a mere $218 per day.

  • Jeep & 4WD
  • Wildlife
  • Sightseeing
  • Historical
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Continent Tours

11 Days Dakar to Accra 9 Destinations through Senegal, Ghana 20 People at Most Ages 5 to 80 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

With this option you can experience an unparalleled journey for 11 unforgettable days, visiting Senegal and Ghana. It ensures an intimate group setting with 20 participants at most. Uncover the beauty of 9 destinations on this itinerary, with highlights such as Kumasi, Cape Coast, Elmina, and Ile de Goree. Dakar will mark the start of your journey, while Accra will serve as its final destination. Continent Tours, the organizer of this journey, extends a warm invitation to guests travelers from 5 to 80 years old. Rest assured, this trip is all about local culture and family-friendly activities, guaranteeing an unforgettable adventure. This extraordinary opportunity offers exceptional value at only $600 per day.

  • In-depth Cultural
  • Historical
  • Family
by Continent Tours

8 Days Start/End in Dakar 11 Destinations 20 People at Most Ages 18 to 80 Guest Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars

This fantastic trip has a rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. Guests are treated to unforgettable bird watching and sightseeing experiences. Traverse through 11 enchanting destinations, with Lake Retba, Saint Louis, Djoudj National Park, and Kaolack among the must-see stops along the route. Dakar will be both the start and end of your journey. Lasting 8 days, the maximum group size is 20 people, and it's good for travelers from 18 to 80 years old. Organized by Continent Tours, this is a great deal because it's only $525 per day.

  • Bird watching
  • Wildlife
  • Sightseeing
  • Historical

See also The Best Family-Friendly Tours to Senegal, The Best Christmas & New Years Tours in Senegal, The Best Adventure Tours to Senegal, The Best Cultural Tours in Senegal, The Best Romantic Tours for Couples in Senegal, The Best Luxury Tours to Senegal, or The Best Tours for Seniors to Senegal for more tour ideas. With so many options, there's a guided tour or vacation package for every type of traveler.

Also, if you're departing from a specific destination, see The Best One-Week (7-Day) Tours from Dakar or The Best 2-Week Tours from Dakar for more package tour options.

How much do historical tours in Senegal cost?

Average Daily Price Historical Tours

Travelers to Senegal will have a large number of terrific options for historical tours at a variety of great prices. The price of historical tours here can vary by type, destinations, length, and travel style. Based on thorough data from 3 historical tours, their average daily price is a very reasonable $448 per day. If you're interested in more information about tours here, see our guide to tour prices in Senegal.

And for more information on Senegal, see Senegal Travel Costs and Senegal Hotel Costs.

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