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Bamako City Centre Market, Bamako

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Steep your senses in the flavors and colors of Bamako City Centre Market, a traditional market in the heart of the capital. This noisy, vibrant mish-mash of stands, huts, and semi-covered shops offers anything you can imagine, from food to electronics to livestock. Donkey carts and women with crammed baskets on their heads pass by jam-packed stalls, while vendors hawk goats, turkeys, and sheep heads. Look for traditional Malian handicrafts as you explore this labyrinth. The intensity here may overwhelm the faint-hearted: go with the flow, and bring a bottle of water. Use our Bamako trip itinerary planner to add Bamako City Centre Market and other attractions to your Bamako vacation plans.
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  • Cutest place, Nicest Place Perfect Home for Insiders and outsiders. Its Quite the funny place to XD. 
    Cutest place, Nicest Place Perfect Home for Insiders and outsiders. Its Quite the funny place to XD.  more »
  • I was guided around Bamako and Segou by an excellent local who can fix tours all over the country ,his prices were great and i highly recommend him .His name is Dolo, speaks perfect English and... 
    I was guided around Bamako and Segou by an excellent local who can fix tours all over the country ,his prices were great and i highly recommend him .His name is Dolo, speaks perfect English and...  more »
  • If you enjoy outdoor busy and noisy markets then this market will be good. Haggling is normal and ask for big discounts 
    If you enjoy outdoor busy and noisy markets then this market will be good. Haggling is normal and ask for big discounts  more »

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