in Le Ben’tenier and the region

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Le Ben’tenier is an ideal place to relax and rejuvenate, enjoying its garden, swimming pool or the nearby beach. It is also the ideal starting point to discover Senegal, a country of ethnic brewing where tolerance rhymes with serenity.


Discover the refined cuisine of our Chef, he will make you appreciate his balanced and tasty meals, a subtle mix of French and Senegalese made from natural and local products. Skewered zebu, sole meunière, tjep bou djen, evening buffet show...


Our beautiful swimming pool awaits you for a moment of freshness, relaxation, exercise or for a candlelit dinner under coconut palms and stars ...


lE Ben'tenier is also a meeting place with Senegalese artists. During our evenings, troupes of musicians and dancers present their shows and will make you share their passion.


– Massage session
– Awale Game
– Table tennis
– Library
– Strolls by the sea

The village of Nianing

The village of Nianing is 10 km from Mbour on the Mbour-Joal road. It is 93 km from Dakar and 21 km from Joal. The village economy is based on fishing activities, tourism, agriculture, petty trading and crafts. The village is located in the heart of the Rural Community of Malicounda in the Region of Thiès. It has more than 10,000 inhabitants composed mostly of Seereer, Wolof, Peul and Bambara.

Economic activities revolve around fishing, processing of fish products, agriculture, livestock farming, crafts, petty trading, shellfish exploitation and tourism. The majority of the population practices the trades of farmer, breeder and fisherman. BEN’TENIER travelers actively contribute to the development of Nianing, buying souvenirs from the many village shops and local craftsmen. Tailors, shoemakers, sculptors, painters, jam makers, dyers …

  • Fishing harbour
  • The processing of fish products
  • The farm of “Frères du Sacré Cœur”
  • The Dispensary
  • Bush rides
  • Samba, Art shop

Our excursions à la carte

Rose Lake, Gorée Island, Saloum Islands, Joal-Fadiouth, Bandia Reserve … Discover Senegal differently, with AFRIKA TOUKI Voyages, our travel agency with a responsible and supportive philosophy. To access all excursions, contact us at