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4 days in Mali Itinerary
Bamako— 1 night
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Mali's capital and the fastest-growing city in Africa, Bamako acts as a major port, as well as a cultural and industrial center.Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Bamako Grand Mosque, then examine the collection at Musee National de Bamako, then hunt for treasures at Bamako city centre, market, and finally explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parc national du Mali, Bamako. Keep things going the next day: pause for some photo ops at Monument de l"Independance, then get to know the resident critters at Zoo National du Mali, then pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Bamako, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Dandan waterfalls.
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Bamako is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Amsterdam to Bamako is minus 1 hour. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Amsterdam in March, with highs in Bamako at 45°C and lows at 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.
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