Geoff, that depends on your nationality. All visa applications have to be made through the ministry in Dakar.
Some nationals are allowed a visa waiver (including US citizens)
and others can get a visa-on-arrival (including Australians)
But check with the embassy in your country.
We have a few other safety tips for you ehre: http://safety.worldnomads.com/senegal
Phil at the safety hub. about 5 years ago
a visitor visa would be enough but it depends on what country you're from and what you're planning to do in Senegal. It's said in the news that senegalese government is starting visas reciprocity... almost 5 years agoAnswered by diop via Travellr.com