— 4 nights
Sun, Nov 20 - Sat, Nov 26
Bamako — 4 nights
Mali's capital and the fastest-growing city in Africa, Bamako acts as a major port, as well as a cultural and industrial center.Bamako is known for nature, shopping, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape of Parc national du Mali, Bamako, pause for some photo ops at Monument de l"Independance, try your luck at Casino De L'amitie, and meet the residents at Zoo National du Mali.
To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Bamako online trip maker.
Houston, USA to Bamako is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is 6 hours. While traveling from Houston, expect much warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Bamako, ranging from highs of 95°F to lows of 64°F. You will leave for home on the 25th (Fri).
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Mali travel guide
Lively, cultured, and colorful Mali allows visitors to get familiar with African traditions and witness contemporary African art and lifestyles. Ancient empires built cities along the Niger River, leaving behind them knowledge, beliefs, and traditions, even as the architecture crumbled. Today, the country's world-renowned musical heritage has become central to tourism in Mali, with live performances of ngoni and kora music a highlight for many tourists exploring this west African nation.