THE DIOLA CULTURE
Kafountine, a small fishing village in the region of Casamance, in Senegal, is known for its Bohemian ambience and celebrations of the Diola and Mandinga cultures. It’s yearly music and dance festival in February is highly renowned and appreciated. In addition to the fishing industry, the local economy is based on agriculture and tourism.
COMFORTABLE AND QUIET
Can Teranga is an oasis of comfort and tranquility in the main street of Kafountine, just opposite of the art market and within a ten minutes walk from the beach. In this same street festivals, traditional dances and music performances are being held at an almost daily basis.
EASY AND SAFE
Allow yourself to be carried away by Kafountine’s charm without worrying about the time: Can Teranga is located very centrally in a well lit street, so you’ll feel safe walking home at any time. Ideal for solo travelers!