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Basic Information:
Official Name: Republic of Senegal
Population: 13,567,338
Area: 196,190 km2
Capital City: Dakar
Major Religion: Islam
Currency: West African CFA Franc (XOF)
Exchange Rate: N/A
Time Zone: GMT
Current time: 12:58am
Phone Country Dialing Code: 221
Region: Africa
Language: French
Useful Travel Phrases in: French

Climate (Dakar):

Practical Travel Information:
Official Tourism Website:
Electricity: 230V
Electrical Socket:
Travel Cost: $$ ($ = cheap, $$$$$ = expensive)
Main Attractions:
  • Djoudj National Bird Sanctuary
  • Stone Circles of Senegambia
  • Parc National des Oiseaux du Djoudj

Health Advisory:
  • Yellow Fever (Vaccination certificate may be required if coming from infected area)