The capital of Bamako is situated along the river Niger. It has fantastic local markets.
Falaise de Bandiagara
This is the area where the Dogons live. Some houses are built on sheer rock.
The colonial town of Segou is famous for its market and pottery situated on the river Niger
Travelling down the river Niger:
Wonderful way to experience Mali with its Bozo fishermen and local villages. a
The magical city of Timbuktu, city of learning in the 16th century, and part of the important caravan trading route through the Sahara.
Djenne has the largest mud brick mosque in the world - the beautiful Grand Mosque.