About Lake Retba

Interesting Places, Natural, Salt Lakes, Water

Lac Rose (meaning Pink Lake) lies north of the Cap Vert peninsula of Senegal, some 30 km (18 miles) north-east of the capital, Dakar in northwest Africa. It is named for its pink waters caused by Dunaliella salina algae and is known for its high salt content, up to 40% in some areas.

Source From: Wikipedia
Commune de Tivaoune-Peulh/Niaga, Dakar, Sénégal

Nearest places in Lake Retba