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How Brave are You?! All You Need to Know About the Private Lion Walk at Fathala Reserve, Senegal

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A once-in-a-lifetime experience is the Lion Walk at the Fathala Wildlife Reserve. The Fathala Reserve Lion Walk is located in Senegal, situated near the coast on the northern border of Senegal and Gambia, the Fathala Wildlife Reserve is a great opportunity to get some safari action when visiting Senegal or Gambia. The reserve is made up of approximately 6000 hectares of protected forest and is a rare opportunity for visitors to this corner of West Africa to experience an untouched example of West African wilderness.

Amongst all the interesting activities at the Fathala Reserve, The Lion Walk is the most prominent and it is one visitors always look forward to. The Lion Walk is an opportunity to interact with lions and accompany them on foot. An unparalleled experience that offers insight into the behaviour of this species, with lots of photo opportunities.

Sonia Simon

When visiting Fathala Reserve, the following guidelines will help you feel safe and enjoy the Lion Walk;