The Senegal Experience reports strong bookings for its second winter of operation to the former French colony, highlighting the 4-grade Royal Decameron Baobab Resort as being its current best seller for the forthcoming season.

Added to The Senegal Experience portfolio in February 2009. Two further 4-grade hotels have been added to the tour operator’s programme - the Delta Niominka, located on the island of Dionewar - and the Hotel Neptune, which is in the beach resort of Saly. This brings the tour operator’s collection to a total of twelve hotels, split between the regions of Saly, La Somone, and the Sine Saloum Delta - the latter encompassing the Saloum Delta National Park.

New three and seven night private Tours are also available for Winter 09/10, each comprising itineraries for further exploration of areas north of Dakar, as well as the Sine Saloum Delta, Eastern Senegal and The Gambia.

Sample Tours include the three night ‘Grand Coast Adventure Tour’, which incorporates Dakar, the Lompoul Desert, Saint Louis, Djoudj Park, the Pink Lake and Kayar. The Senegal Experience is offering discounts of £100pp on seven night Tours and £50pp on three night Tours for departures during 1 November – 16 December 2009.

Scheduled flights with Brussels Airlines (via Brussels) are offered from London Gatwick, Birmingham and Manchester as part of the tour operator’s holiday packages. These UK departures operate on Wednesdays and Saturdays, with business class upgrades available. Twin-centre holidays within Senegal or combined with The Gambia, through sister company, The Gambia Experience are also available.

Early Booking Offers – Book by 30 September The Senegal Experience is offering Early Booking Discounts, valid for winter 09/10 holidays booked by 30 September 2009. These include savings of £50 per person on selected 7-night holidays for travel during March 2010, and discounts of £150 per person on selected 14-night holidays for travel on specified dates, at stated hotels, throughout the season.

Sample package 7 night holidays are available from £849 per person, based on a 7-night duration, (excluding special offer discounts) and including flights and transfers.

Call The Senegal Experience on 0845 338 8706 or visit

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