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Street Art Tour of Medina

2 Reviews
Dakar, Senegal
$38 per guest


The Breakdown
Duration
2 hours
Category
art

Insider Level
High

Activity Level
High
Good For
Families
Couples
Solo Travelers
Why you should do this
Medina is the cultural heartbeat of Dakar. A number of notable Senegalese people, including the world-famous singer Youssou N'Dour and Omar Pene were born in this neighborhood that sits in the center of the city. On this experience you'll learn the history of this hood through an artist passionate about bringing the galleries to the streets.
What's included
  • Dibi Tasting
  • Local Beer
  • Street Art Tour Led By Local Artist
Meet Your Curator



Mamadou Boy Diallo is the founder of Yataal Art, an artists collective in Dakar. He is also a creative director passionate about bringing art to the people in Dakar.
Why you should do this
Medina is the cultural heartbeat of Dakar. A number of notable Senegalese people, including the world-famous singer Youssou N'Dour and Omar Pene were born in this neighborhood that sits in the center of the city. On this experience you'll learn the history of this hood through an artist passionate about bringing the galleries to the streets.
What's included
  • Dibi Tasting
  • Local Beer
  • Street Art Tour Led By Local Artist
Meet Your Curator



Mamadou Boy Diallo is the founder of Yataal Art, an artists collective in Dakar. He is also a creative director passionate about bringing art to the people in Dakar.
Street Art Tour of Medina
2 Reviews

More Details on What's Included

snacks


Taste Dibi a local grilled meat delicacy
drinks


1 Large Local Beet
tour


1.5 Hour Tour of Medina and It's Greatest Installations Led By a Working Artist

Reviews from people who’ve done this

2 Reviews
Alison
14 Oct, 2019
I loved this tour! I got to see a rarely-seen side of Dakar (to me, and I've lived here for 2+ years) and we even met Youssou Ndour's dad. The art was great and the neighborhood had great energy. The hosts were very open to all questions and I got great photos.
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Ibrahima
6 Jan, 2020
It was a great discovery of the medina. Great art pieces and collaboration that highlight Dakar artistic talents .. every corners remind us that creation can be shared with everyone and should be part of our daily life. Mamadou was welcoming and shared a lots of his knowledge of the neigbhourood and its history. We will recommend the tour to friends.
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Anytime Cancellations and Refunds

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Where we'll meet

Where We'll Meet
soumbedioune market

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Cancellation Policy

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