From Dallas, USA to Dakar, SENEGAL
We will flight on October 31st on flight 7475 operated by United Airlines. Check-in at 7:57 AM at DFW airport, Terminal E.
We change planes in Washinghton, DC, to South African Airways, flight # 208. We arrive in Dakar, SENEGAL, next day at 5:50 AM, local time.
Price of the round trip: U$ 1500 to U$ 1700.00 per person, all taxes included. Source: Travelocity.
Baggage Allowance at South African Airways
The maximum Baggage Weight per Piece for the Passenger are 2 pieces with 50lb each and maximum dimensions of 62 inches each (Length + Width + Height).
One of your bags will be used to carry tools and Clinic Instruments. You can fill the other bag with your personal items.
From Dakar to Ziguinchor, SENEGAL
We go by boat. The ship leaves Dakar every Tuesday or Friday. Check-in at 3:00 PM, boarding at 5:00 PM and departs at 8:00PM. It arrives next day in Ziguinchor at 10:00 AM. Part of the trip will be on the Atlantic Ocean and part on the Casamance River.
Cruise Ship Rooms:
For 8 people - U$ 80.00 per person for round trip
For 4 peolpe - U$ 122.00 per person for round trip
For 2 people - U$ 130.00 per person for round trip
Amenities: Rooms with restroom and air conditioner. Ship has Restaurant and Bar, Deck with Balcony.
The ship leaves Ziguinchor to Dakar every Thursday and Sunday. Check-in at 11:00 AM, boarding at 1:00 PM, departs at 3:00 Pm, and arrives at Dakar at 7:00 AM next day.
From Ziguinchor, SENEGAL to Bissau, GUINEA-BISSAU
A van and a truck from the Bible Institute will pick us up. We will pay for the fuel only.
We will stay in Bissau until Sunday, the 6th. Monday we will travel to Ntchumbe, where the Bible Institute, Clinic and children School are located. We leave Ntchumbe, by car, back to Ziguinchor, SENEGAL on Thursday morning, the 14th, at 4:00 AM. From Ziguinchor, SENEGAL, we take the ferry back to Dakar. We will arrive in dakar on Friday, at 7:00 AM. Since our plane leaves at 6:05 AM to USA, we will spend the day and the night in Dakar, capital of SENEGAL. We must be at the Dakar airport at 3:00 AM on Saturday, the 12th. The flight to US departs at 6:05 AM and we are expected to arrive in Dallas on the same day, around 8:30 PM.