The Colorful and Lively Fishing Harbor of Mbour

by Alioune Diané
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  • Location
    Mbour, Senegal
  • Duration
    45m
  • Group Size
    Up to 100+ guests
  • Language(s)
    • English
  • $

Itinerary

Our visit to the artisanal fishing port of Mbour starts at the area where artisanal handmade fishing boats called pirogues, are made and represent all the different kinds of fishing boats traditionally used.

We will also visit the area for women of the market who transform fresh fish products into dried products to sell.

Walk  with me in the crowd of fishermen, fish sellers, buyers and all those who are present to seize the many job opportunities offered by the port.

Join me on this amazing look at the traditions and trades of Mbour, Senegal

Meet Your Guide

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Alioune Diane
Alioune Diané

I am Alioune Diane, a licensed professional guide, and trained geographer. I have been working as a tourist guide  for over 14 years. I am passionate about history, rural and urban cultures but also natural landscapes. After obtaining a master's certificate at the university of Dakar, I found my professional path in the fascinating profession of tourist guide. I like to travel to discover new horizons, to get in touch with others and to connect different peoples for mutual enrichment.

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Preparing for your Experience

Sit comfortably wherever you are to learn a new culture and way of daily life in the world, in West Africa.  Do not hesitate to ask questions about the tour and about Senegal!