start your payment plan & be on your way to senegal.
a $500 non-refundable deposit is required at booking.
(payment plans reflect post deposit & nominal fee for longer monthly payments)
triple occupancy options:
4 payments of $750
6 payments of $500
8 payments of $375
double occupancy options:
4 payments of $825
6 payments of $550
8 payments of $415
single occupancy options:
4 payments of $875
6 payments of $585
8 payments of $440
Lodging: 8 days, 7 nights in Senegalese owned boutique lodging with Wifi and breakfast included
Transportation: Private transport to and from DSS airport & ground transportation to all included excursions
Food: All scheduled meals (+10L refillable purified water in room) tasting the best of Senegal
Knowledge: Expert and locally led workshops and activities
Goodies: Welcome gift bag from local and international sponsors
Angles: Professional photographer / videographer
Support: Local on the ground concierge and pre-trip onboarding support to answer any questions / requests you may have
Airfare, airport taxes, or fuels surcharges
Travel insurance *required to join us
Trip cancellation, baggage, additional travel costs
Gratuities to guides, drivers, bellboys, etc.
Additional tours, meals, excursions and beverages that are not mentioned
Personal expenses such as alcoholic beverages, spa services, laundry, excess baggage, communication, cost of obtaining a passport, etc.
You are open minded and ready to explore something new
You are adaptable to different situations and if things don’t go exactly to plan, you are flexible
You have a genuine interest in creating the life you want to live and personal growth
You love meeting and connecting with new and different people
You are patient and understand that there will be a language and cultural difference
You are open to try to communicate with people from different backgrounds and beliefs
You seek off the beaten path activities and have a "go with the flow" attitude
You enjoy walking, eating, and trying and doing new things
You don’t require high tech amenities to be comfortable away from home. (Our lodging has hot water, AC and Wifi, but not always guaranteed. Credit cards are not widely accepted. There is no Uber. However, we will try our best to be sure you are comfortable).
You understand that Senegal is still a developing country and you are excited to explore what ever comes with that
You don’t like sand, water, or nature
You can’t deal with heat or sun
You don't enjoy stepping outside your comfort zone
You are looking to flex for the gram and be on a vacation
You find walking difficult, as much of our exploring will be done on foot
You are a complainer and closed to trying new things and meeting new people
You require high tech amenities to be comfortable away from home. (Our lodging has hot water, AC and Wifi, but not always guaranteed. Credit cards are not widely accepted. There is no Uber).
Spaces are intentionally limited for The Teranga Retreat in order to provide an intimate, authentic and customized experience for you. If interested we welcome you to apply. There is a non-refundable $20 application fee to process applications and ensure only serious applicants apply. Booking invitations will be extended upon acceptance of your application and until capacity is reached. Once your application is reviewed and accepted you will receive a reservation link to make a single payment or opt for payment plan options. Please be ready with your $500 deposit once accepted.
With the mission of connecting people to Africa and forwarding the black economy around the world, 95% of our partners, staff and sponosors are Black Senegelase, African or of the diaspora. There is a priority to ensure all activities, accomodations, & opperations are lead and hosted by the local people of Senegal.