15 Days 14 Nights
Mali-Burkina Faso Tour is two fascinating travel destinations offering rich cultural and historical experiences. Explore ancient Timbuktu and Djenne, experience vibrant music and dance in Burkina Faso; immerse in West Africa’s beauty and diversity.
Discover vibrant markets, taste local cuisine, and interact with friendly locals on your guided trip to Mali and Burkina Faso.
Whether you are a history buff, an adventure seeker, or simply looking for a new and exciting travel experience, Mali-Burkina Faso Tour will surely exceed your expectations.
Explore the beauty and culture of Mali and Burkina Faso on your next travel adventure.
Furthermore, Mali is home to iconic cultural sites like the ancient city of Timbuktu and the Djenné Mosque, while Burkina Faso boasts stunning scenery including rolling hills, expansive savannas, and lush forests.
Discover the rich history and traditions of the Dogon people in Mali and the vibrant music scene in Bamako. In Burkina Faso, visit the impressive Ruins of Loropeni and explore the vibrant capital city of Ouagadougou.
Throughout your journey, you will encounter friendly locals who are eager to share their culture and traditions with you. Experience the region’s diverse history and cultural influences through music, dance, and art.
Traveling to Mali and Burkina Faso will offer you an unforgettable experience with a rich tapestry of natural beauty, cultural heritage, and warm hospitality. Don’t miss out on this unique and enriching travel opportunity.
Upon arrival at Bamako airport, you are met, assisted, and transferred to hotel for overnight Hotel: Azalai Grand Hotel
Breakfast at the hotel, you will start the city tour of Bamako including the viewpoint, the recycling market, the national museum. In the afternoon, you visit the Handicraft market, the fetish market, and drive to some meaningful monument. Transfer to hotel for overnight Hotel: Azalai Grand Hotel
Today you will go on a day excursion toward the South West of Bamako, Mande area, or the cradle of civilization. You will visit Kuru koro Kale Fanfan a historical dwelling cave, continue to Siby where the local guide will bring you to the Arch of Kamandjan. A big cave was made, according to traditionalists, in the rock by King Kamandjan to show the Mandé Prince what he can do during the war. Visit the divination room and have a general view of the Mandé valley. Drive down and continue to Bancoumana before driving to Kangaba. On the way, you will stop at Kuru Kan Fugan, the place where the country got the name Mali in 1236. It is the place where the 44 Laws have been voted to regulate the country. Continue to Kangaba to visit the oldest sacred house of Mali (996 years old) and drive back to Bamako. You stop in Kirina to perform a folk dance with hunters before arriving in Bamako. Upon arrival in Bamako transfer to hotel for overnight Hotel: Azalai Grand Hotel
After breakfast, we will drive to Segou with stops in Bambara villages to see how they live and if lucky you may see women making Shea butter. The last stop will be Sekoro, the ancient capital city of the Bambara Kingdom, visit the direct descendant of King Biton Mamary Coulibaly, visit the vestibule and the mosque he built for his mother. Continue to Segou, check-in at hotel Esplanade, and continue to discover Segou, including the mud cloth making center and the potteries on the bank of the river Niger. Later in the afternoon, take a sunset cruise on the river and back to the hotel overnight. Hotel: Hotel Esplanade
After breakfast at the hotel, we will continue our trip to San the capital of the Bobo land. On our way, we stop in Terekoungo, a Bobo village famous for the fetish house, the sacred well, and the millet beer making. Then you will visit the mosque, which is the same style as the one in Djenne, but smaller. Walk through the market. Return to the hotel for the night. Hotel: Hotel Teriya
Drive to Sikasso via Koutiala. We drive through the city of Koutiala on the way to the local market. Continue to Sikasso. Upon arrival installation at the hotel for overnight Hotel: Hotel le Cinquantenaire
Breakfast at the hotel, then begin the city tour by visiting the ruins of Tata, the protecting wall during the invasion period, the old palace of the chief warrior Keletigui Berthé, the Mausoleum of the second King Tieba TRAORE, the Senoufo Center, which is a museum where you will learn about the Senoufo culture, the Mamelon Hill, which has been rebuilt by the colonialists, the vegetable market, one of the largest markets in Mali, Hotel: Hotel le Cinquantenaire
After breakfast, drive to Burkina border, cross the border, and continue to Bobo. On our way, stop at some villages for visit. Arrive in the afternoon in Bobo, check into your hotel, and unwind. Hotel: Hotel Canne a Sucre
After breakfast, you visit the domes of Fabedougou which are rock formations. Drive then to Karfeguela t0 visit the waterfalls. Return to the hotel and have Sucre for lunch. After lunch, you will drive to Sindou. When you arrive, you check into the campground for dinner and an overnight stay. Hotel: Campement de Sindou
Early morning breakfast at Campement and drive to Niansogoni, where you will visit an ancient village with the troglodytes in caves very similar to the ones in Bandiagara cliffs in Dogon Country Some people will say it is the continuation of Dogon cliff. Lunch in Campement and drive to Bobo Dioulasso, the second-largest city of Burkina Faso. Upon arrival, check-in Hotel Sissiman and start a quick city tour of Bobo Dioulasso including the Mosque, the old quarter. Time permitting, you will visit the Provincial Museum and back to the hotel for dinner and overnight. Hotel: Hotel Sissiman
After breakfast, complete the tour of Bobo and drive to Gaoua. Upon arrival in Gaoua, check-in at the hotel and lunch. Afternoon: Visit the Pont Museum dedicated to the Lobi culture, see the distinctive fortress-like Lobi architecture, then drive back to the hotel for dinner and overnight at the hotel. Hotel: Auberge 11 Decembre
Breakfast at hotel and drive to Loropeni, guided tour of the ruins of Loropeni, and continue to Obire where you will meet the 29th Gan King, You will visit the Sanctuary of the former Gan Kings. Drive back to Gaoua for a late lunch. Afternoon at leisure. Dinner and overnight at the hotel. Hotel: Auberge 11 Decembre
After breakfast drive to Ouagadougou with a stop to the Sacred crocodiles in Sabou. Visit and learn the legend about the crocodile's lunch in a local restaurant and continue to Ouagadougou for dinner and overnight at the hotel. Hotel: Hotel Bravia
After breakfast, we drive Tiébelé where there are painted houses visit the village learn about their culture, and see how houses are built to protect themselves against the enemy invasion. Drive back to Ouagadougou overnight. Hotel: Hotel Bravia
After breakfast drive to Manega to visit an interesting private museum. Back to Ouagadougou in time to discover the city including the Grand Marché, National museum with its interesting collection of regional cloth, mask and household utensils, artisans village. Transfer to the airport for your onward flight.