Mali holidays and tours, 2014 and 2015

Experience Mali, the jewel of West Africa. Travel along the Niger River to Timbuktu & visit Dogon villages that have remained unchanged for centuries. All our Mali holidays are operated by leading responsible companies.
Cultural tour of Mali
Experience the magic of Mali's landscapes and people, from €1940 (16 days) ex flights
Festival in the Desert tour in Mali
Caravan of festivals for peace and unity in Mali, from €1200 - €3750 (27 days) ex flights
Mali cultural holiday
Immerse yourself in Mali’s wonders, from €1640 (11 days) ex flights
Mali tour, Festival on the Niger
Celebrate Mali's diversity at the Festival on the Niger, from £2250 - £2650 (19 days) ex flights
Music festival on the Niger River, Mali
Discover the music and magic of Mali’Festival of the Niger, from €1650 - €2050 (16 days) ex flights
Burkina Faso & Mali holidays
Experience the magic Mali and Burkina landscapes and people, from €2080 (15 days) ex flights
Sahara overland tour
An overland journey from London across the Sahara Desert, from €2950 (27 days) ex flights
West Africa tailor made holiday
Enjoy your holiday in West africa through this trip, from £2948 - £3221 (12 days) ex flights
Mali festival on the Niger holiday
Special Timbuktu tour and festival of the Niger tour, Mali, from €1750 - €2050 (16 days) ex flights
Festival on the desert, tour in Mali
Discover the music and magic of Mali, Festival in the desert, from €1640 - €2140 (16 days) ex flights
West African tour
Goree island-Tacaguma Chimpanzee Santuary holiday, from £3879 - £4100 (18 days) ex flights
Caravan of Peace festival holiday in Mauritania, South Mali & Burkina Faso
Experience the magic Burkina, Mauritania landscapes & people, from €3550 - €3850 (23 days) ex flights

4 reviews for Mali holidays4.5 star overall rating

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Mali cultural holiday
I have been in a few places in Africa, and normally we go local, this time with Aly organising everything for you, I had the most luxurious trip with fabulous hotels and great food all the way... I would highly recommend booking with Aly. (more)Christina Schrotzhammer
Meeting the locals. They were friendly and welcoming...One of the best holidays I've taken. The itinerary was well thought out and the guests were well taken care of. (more)Minerva Valdenor
Exploring the exotic markets was most memorable...Awesome experience. Everything I expected and more. (more)Sanaa Lateef
From €1640 excluding flights
Festival in the Desert tour in Mali
Memorable parts? Trekking in the Dogon. Amazing scenery, wonderful people and interesting culture. Tips? Take thermals for the desert and lots of tissues - changes in day/night temperatures and the sand can give rise to lots of runny noses! Stop worrying about time - it'll happen when it does - then again it might not. Something else even more wonderful might occur...It's all part of the experience. Local benefits? As a group most of us were aware of the impact we could have... (more)Etta Geras
From €1200 - €3750 excluding flights

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5 stars
I am reborn! Simply the best holiday I have ever been on
4 stars
Some great stories to tell the grandchildren. Would recommend to a friend
3 stars
Very enjoyable
2 stars
It was OK
1 star
A bit disappointing really
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