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Local salt prduction / Lokalna produkcja soli

Potwierdzam recenzje moich przedrecenzentòw - koloru ròzowego na tym jeziorze nie widac. Miejsce... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Joanna D
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Padova
Life may seem Pinky But, when you Dig Deep it may be something else 🔥

The Lago Rose (Pink Lake) has quite an interesting analogy for every humanitarian of how the joyful... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2018
ramykhodeir
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Cairo, Egypt
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It’s really amazing place and the water very healthy and colorful and we spend amazing time thier) everybody should swim thier) it’s solty more than Dead Sea

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Habebyshka
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Potwierdzam recenzje moich przedrecenzentòw - koloru ròzowego na tym jeziorze nie widac. Miejsce ciekawe do zobaczenia w okolicach Dakaru. Nie polecam zanurzania sie w tym jeziorze. Podobno sòl wszystko dezynfekuje, ale zanieczyszczenia spalinami - lokalne samochody i lòdki (te z silnikami) na rope naftowa -...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Joanna D
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

The Lago Rose (Pink Lake) has quite an interesting analogy for every humanitarian of how the joyful pinky color, especially during the right time of the day, may be combined with the misery of others getting really tough time making their living in highly salted...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ramykhodeir
Reviewed 1 December 2018

During our visit the lake was not pink, but more rusty. You can indee float. Very salty. Furtheron not much to do except for a tour on the lake

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank hansvink
Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

This lake is nominated for being in the UNESCO world heritage list and it deserves to be there, thanks to the microorganisms that cause the color in the water look red. However, certain conditions should be present for the red color to show. So you...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Shuaitto
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed going to the Pink Lake! The guide books don’t sing too much praise about the Pink Lake but we loved it. We took a boat out to see how the salt is collected (it’s really backbreaking work) and joined some women (part of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Waseem T
Reviewed 27 September 2018

We learned a lot here and got to see the surrounding area. This was our first encounter with vendors. They drive a hard bargain!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Misha1by
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Lac rosé is worth the short trip from Dakar. Yes, indeed - the lake is not always pink, unfortunately. And yes, it is not a perfectly cleaned-up-for-tourists lake. Because it is real: People produce salt here, in the same way it has been practiced decades...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank TravelsAndVoyages
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

It's unfortunate that I came during the rainy season and the lake was not pink at this time. I was told by a local that the fresh rain water changes the waters chemistry and that the color will begin to change again in October. I...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Carol W
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Lake is beautiful. Make sure to visit it in the afternoon, as the colors are not showing up until the sun has done some work. Rent a boat to get close to the salt-miners. Visit the restaurant at the end of the lake to take...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank TorbenJ87
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Response from cuteNwild | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I have met a nanny (who could be your guide too) while there and I regret not having her phone number... I think you could ask the owner of the hotel or in the expat community (expatblog.comm) for a trustworthy person... More
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