Mbodiene is located approximately 50 miles (80 kilometers) from Dakar, the capital of Senegal.
There is no need to limit your sightseeing to the attractions of Mbodiene because the whole region has been graced with a treasure-trove of captivating cultural and natural attractions. While in the region, visit the Saly Golf Club and Mbour Fishermen Village in Mbour, approximately 15 miles (24 kilometers) to the southeast of Mbodiene.
Take a trip to Senegal's art museums. These are great places to hang out, particularly when the weather is a little moody.
When it is time to relax, have a go at shore fishing or bird watching.
There is no better approach to get to the heart of Senegal than tasting the regional fare. Lamb as well as pea are commonly used in cooking here. Two local favorites not to miss are thieboudienne (fish, rice and tomato sauce) are yassa (spicy, marinated fish/chicken). And when you are ready for the end of you meal, you can't go past banana fritters. To wrap up your experience, try a fresh juice. It is a popular drink in this region.
As your adventures here draw to a close, spend your last West African francs on last-minute keepsakes and say Au revoir / À bientôt to the new friends you've made and the great places you've seen.