6 days in Mali Itinerary

6 days in Mali Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Mali journey planner

Travel Warning: Security Concerns   More Info
Plan created by another user. Make it yours
1
Djenne
— 1 night
2
Mopti
— 1 night
3
Bamako
— 2 nights

1
night
Djenne

Djenne ©
Djenné is a town and an urban commune in the Inland Niger Delta region of central Mali. Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): explore the ancient world of Jenne-Jeno and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Great Mosque Of Djenne.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Djenne trip planner.

Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso to Djenne is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Expect a daytime high around 42°C in February, and nighttime lows around 23°C. On the 8th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Mopti.

Things to do in Djenne

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Feb 7 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Great Mosque Of Djenne ©
Great Mosque Of Djenne
Jenne-Jeno ©
Jenne-Jeno

1
night
Mopti

Mopti ©
Originally a small fishing village, Mopti has become Mali's center of fishing and livestock industries.
On the 9th (Sun), admire the landmark architecture of Grand Mosque of Mopti and then trek along Bandiagara Cliffs (Dogon Country).

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Mopti journey planning app.

Traveling by car from Djenne to Mopti takes 2.5 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Mopti can reach 41°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Bamako.

Things to do in Mopti

Historic Sites · Trails · Outdoors
Find places to stay Feb 8 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Bandiagara Cliffs (Dogon Country) ©
Bandiagara Cliffs (Dogon Country)
Grand Mosque of Mopti ©
Grand Mosque of Mopti

2
nights
Bamako

Bamako ©
Mali's capital and the fastest-growing city in Africa, Bamako acts as a major port, as well as a cultural and industrial center.
Bamako is known for nature, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape of Parc national du Mali, Bamako, appreciate the history behind Monument de l"Independance, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Bamako, and get to know the resident critters at Zoo National du Mali.

For where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Bamako trip itinerary builder app.

Getting from Mopti to Bamako by car takes about 10 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. In February, daily temperatures in Bamako can reach 41°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bamako

Parks · Fun & Games · Casinos
Find places to stay Feb 9 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Parc national du Mali, Bamako ©
Parc national du Mali, Bamako
Musee National de Bamako ©
Musee National de Bamako
Bamako City Centre Market ©
Bamako City Centre Market