Mosque of Sankore, Timbuktu

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Visiting Mosque of Sankore remains a priority for both architecture and history lovers, as the structure represents part of the World Heritage Site of Timbuktu. The mosque, with its intricately designed mihrab in the form of a pyramid, represents both a significant landmark and a major center of learning. Plan to visit Mosque of Sankore during your Timbuktu vacation using our convenient Timbuktu online travel planner.
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  • The mosque is surrounded my modern 2 story buildings which made it look quite small. Not much to see from the outside, but still quite picturesque.  more »

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