Formerly the center of French colonial administration in Mali, Fort de Medine occupies a strategic position on the Senegal River. Take a walk around the 19th-century site, which includes several connecting structures, a prison, and an armory. Today, the fortress represents a National Heritage monument under reconstruction. Plan to see Fort de Medine and other attractions that appeal to you using our Kayes road trip planning website.
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A historical tour through the time of french colonism. The frenchs made here their first steps to Mali and started with their slavery in this country. An interesting tour with a nice view on the... more »
Authentic and hidden French fortress built in 1805
Place full of stories, tears and blood. Place of departure of the French penetration, from 1857, within the territory that was later called french Sudan.
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