Visa and other entry and exit conditions (such as currency, customs and quarantine regulations) can change at short notice.Contact the nearest Embassy or Consulate of Senegal for the most up to date information.
Carry copies of a recent passport photo with you in case you need a replacement passport while overseas.
Public demonstrations are relatively common in Senegal.
The security situation in the Casamance region is unpredictable.
Armed bandits are known to operate in the area and travellers have been attacked.
Exercise a high degree of caution in Cap Skirring and Ziguinchor.
If you travel to Cap Skirring or Ziguinchor do so directly by air, sea or only on the main road between the two locations.
Senegal is listed by the World Health Organization (WHO) as endemic for yellow fever.
Yellow fever is a serious and potentially fatal disease preventable by vaccination.
Do not stay at seaside hotels in Dakar until the first week of December.