Discover Bamako

1.5 million

Bamako is the capital and largest city of Mali, located in West Africa on the Niger River. It's a vibrant and bustling city, with a population estimated to be around 2 million people. The atmosphere is lively, dynamic and friendly.

The rich culture of Bamako offers plenty of opportunities for exploration, from exploring traditional markets filled with local crafts and produce to visiting historical sites such as The Grand Palace or the Djinguereber Mosque. Tourists can also enjoy the vibrant nightlife in Bamako's many bars and clubs or visit one of its many parks, such as Point G Park or Parc National du Mali where they can observe exotic wildlife such as hippos and elephants.

Food lovers should sample some of Bamako's unique cuisine at one of its many restaurants while sightseeing along the Niger River will reveal a fascinating glimpse into both the historic past, modern present and exciting future that lies ahead for this amazing city!