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Zoo National du Mali, Bamako

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Trade the traffic-infested streets for lions, elephants, monkeys, crocs, and tortoises at Zoo National du Mali, perched on a hilltop outside the city. The zoo features a small forest and an artificial river for big cats, plus a variety of colorful fish located in a separate aquarium. Watch chimps swing in a hammock and observe large green enclosures with buffalos, ostriches, and deer. Some spots have an additional surcharge, including the reptile house, aviary, and aquarium. Add Zoo National du Mali and other attractions to your Bamako trip itinerary using our Bamako trip itinerary builder .
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  • The Mali Zoo in Bamako is located in beautiful grounds. The large-scale maintenance is not optimal. E.g. 1 elephant, which does not correspond to an animal-friendly posture. The elephants live in groups. It was noted to the elephant.
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  • The zoo tour is amazingly builded, all animals are easily accessible and the people who look after them have great stories to tell about them. Defo a must go  more »
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