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Population: 1,690,471
Language: French
Currency: CFA franc

Information about Bamako

Bamako is a city that is positioned in Mali, Africa. Not only is it the capital of Mali, but the biggest city in the country.   Its name stands for “Crocodile River.”  The temperature in this area is extremely hot all year round.  There is rain during the summer months but hardly any rain the rest of the year.   

There are great sights to visit and marvel at in this city.  You are able to see the Bamako Grand Mosque which is one of the highest buildings in the region and at various times is opened for guests to tour.  This landmark is visible from the majority of locations throughout Bamako.  The National Museum of Mali is an anthropological and archeological in nature and is a terrific choice in places to visit. Another local attraction is the BCEAO Tower that reaches 20stories up in the sky and incredibly stunning to view.  Other treasured places to visit are the Bamako Zoo and Bamako Botanical Gardens. 

The Bamako area offers an upbeat artisan market where traders from various parts of Bamako come to sell wood carvings, leather, silver jewelry, and even musical instruments.   This is a great place to go for tourists who enjoy shopping and wish to purchase unique souvenirs to bring back home.   Dining is a terrific experience as there are a plentitude of great restaurants in the area where the food is tasty and fresh.  Considering all that Bamako has to offer, it is a very smart choice in vacations.

Travel Agency in Bamako

Travel Agency in Bamako - West Africa Travel Tours

(Member Since 2005) Excursions/tous in the following cities: Bamako Languages: English, French

Balanzan Tours is a travel agency based in Mali, created in August 1996 in Ségou and located in Bamako to day by Tiemoko Coulibaly. It offers tour in Mali and the whole West Africa such us Burkina, Senegal, Togo, Benin and Ghana.

Tour Operator in Bamako

Tour Operator in Bamako - Continent Tours

(Member Since 2009) Excursions/tous in the following cities: Bamako Languages: English, French, German, Bamanakan, Miniankakan

Our destination management experts have conducted tours in Mali, Burkina Faso, Senegal, Guinea Conakry, Guinea Bissau, The Gambia and Niger. Their knowledge of Mali and other West African countries, together with their proficiency in several languages and dialects, are invaluable additions to the travel experience.

Private Guide in Bamako

Private Guide in Bamako - Diaspora Tours

(Member Since 2006) Excursions/tous in the following cities: Bamako

Greetings from Diaspora Tours, a Ground Handler and Tour Operator with operations offices located in Banjul, The Gambia and Accra, Ghana and with representatives in Benin, Cote d' Ivoire, Mali,Togo and Senegal.

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