Mosque of Sankore, Timbuktu

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Visiting Mosque of Sankore remains a priority for both architecture and history lovers, as the structure represents part of the World Heritage Site of Timbuktu. The mosque, with its intricately designed mihrab in the form of a pyramid, represents both a significant landmark and a major center of learning. Plan to visit Mosque of Sankore during your Timbuktu vacation using our convenient Timbuktu online travel planner .
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  • Fun to see. Not so great but a bit impressive anyway. Had a good guide. It was really hot so much water is recommended.
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  • A small, but very impressive. Currently, the building dominates the city, but with external forest architecture COB allocates it among other buildings.
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