Senegal, NGor surf campBook

LOCATION

The island is a very peaceful and relaxed. The boat bringing you across the water is a 'pirogue' (traditional fishing boat). As soon as you step off the boat, you will feel the exotic atmosphere. Walking around the Island you can find small galleries offering art and music. 

On the bay side you will find quiet white sandy beaches where you can swim, relax or eat lunch. At the local beachside restaurants they serve different fish, gambas, lobster all caught by the local NGor fisherman. There are also two small grocery shops selling drinks, snacks and anything else you may need. 

The night life on the island is very calm and quiet. The camp we organizes some barbecues with music and there is always a place to have a drink on the beach. You can also take a boat to the mainland (Dakar) which is only 5 minutes away where you will find exciting discos and bars in best Senegal style. 


Activities offered by the surfcamp:

  • Fishing trips (Marlin, Tuna, barracuda etc.)
  • Spearfishing with the local fishermen
  • Snorkeling
  • Diving
  • Djembe - learn to play the local African drum
  • Sabar - learn to dance the local African dance
  • Yoga with certified teacher
  • Massage Senegalese or Japanese style
  • Guided tourist trips to the major Senegalese tourist attractions
  • Visit Dakar's exiting night life
 

CAMP

N´Gor Island Surfcamp in Dakar - Senegal is a surfer paradise on a tiny Island surrounded by a few world class waves. Close to the capital center of Dakar, the camp offers you to stay in a nice and clean place. 

The camp offers a big flowery garden with hammocks and a Mauritanian tent where you can relax. The single and double rooms are located around the main house in quiet surroundings, they all have private bathroom and their own little terrace. The main house has a dormitory with 7 beds and two family rooms.  

The House is very peaceful and located only 50 m from the beach and one minute walk from the mythical spot of "N'gor right" as seen in the first "The Endless Summer" movie. 

Breakfast and dinner are served in a restaurant with a sea view. The cook prepares meals alternating between European food one day and Sénégalese food on the next. 

The camp does not have main electricity but it has a solar/wind turbine system with full lighting, fans, plug sockets in each room for charging mobile phones etc., wireless internet, solar heated water and showers providing all comfort needed. 

 

SURFING

On the side facing the Atlantic Ocean, the coast is pounded by almost constant swell. The solid rock foundation is creating optimal conditions for surfing. A left and a right running at each their tide, picking up even the smallest Atlantic swell in the summer.  Every day our local surf guide Mour Mbengue will take you to the best of 21 spots. Located on the most Western point of Africa the nearby mainland peninsular attracts swell from the North, West and South offering potentially Africa's largest and most consistant swell window.


Surf school

The surfcamp offers lessons for all ages, levels and nationalities. From people that never saw a board or the sea, to those that already have previous experience of surfing but still don't feel comfortable with it and those who have been riding waves for years and want to improve their technique. The teachers at the surf school are all local surfers, some of the best in the country. They will teach, guide and give you an all African experience. 

Prices
30 € / day
150 € / 6 days

Including: board and wetsuit, transport to the spot, 4 hours of daily surf school (broken into 2 sessions), insurance

 

PRICES

Beginner surf school packet

March - 20th December

1 week.....................298 €
2 weeks...................498 €

Includes: accommodation in the dorm, transfer, breakfast, dinner and 6/12 day of surf school with equipment

Board rental...........10 € / day

Many different shapes from 6"0 short boards to 9"5 high performance long boards and beginner boards are available.

Accomodation only

  1 day 1 week 2 weeks
Dormitory € 32 € 198 € 388
Single room € 68 € 398 € 698
Double room € 98 € 598 € 1098

 Price for double room includes 2 persons.

Includes:

  • airport transfer by taxi and boat (return)
  • half board (breakfast and dinner)
  • daily local surf guide to the best spots of the day
  • tourist guide
  • season :  III-XII
  • coach/clients : 1/3
  • beach : 50 m
  • town : 800 m
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