La Source aux Lamantins
This charming and natural accommodation offers visitors an easy and friendly stay. You will enjoy the large common room, a dining room on stilts, excellent local food, a stunning view on the river and modern rooms which will ensure a comfortable and calm stay. Dedicated to the well-being of their travelers, the owner and staff are highly professional in order to make every stay unique, personalized and resourcing. The Source aux Lamantins is close to the roneraie of Sambadia, one of Unesco’s world heritage sites. It is a great spot for nature and star observation, as well as botanic. The accommodation offers canoe rides along the mangrove bolongs, hikes or rides in the forest with guides trained in collaboration with the UICN. Fishermen can be accompanied by instructors who will show them the best corners!
The lodge contributes significantly to the development of its local community, especially regarding women. The site also provides its library, projection room and Wi-Fi to students, in addition to conferences, seminars and free tales sessions. The Source aux Lamantins also supports education through scholarships and supports several local projects and events. It is important to mention that the accommodation gives great importance to environmental protection and is cultivating an organic garden, reforesting the mangrove and getting involved in various projects aimed at respecting and protecting the ecosystem.
If there is one unavoidable activity, it is the visit to the village in a cart, accompanied by a local guide who will explain to you in every detail the surroundings and the village’s local life. As you will see, opportunities for meeting and sharing with villagers, who are very welcoming and open, are numerous. It is also important to know that Djilor is the childhood kingdom of Senghor, which constitutes an interesting cultural activity. Other activities and excursions are available, including fishing, hiking, canoe tours, visits to salt wells and the Palmarin reserve, bird watching, and morning yoga sessions.
The hosting package includes one night and breakfast for 2 guests.
Village Monde Label : Comfort