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Djenne Travel Guide: 75 reviews and 210 photos

Djenne is situated on an island in the Bani river. The entire city is a UNESCO world heritage site, as the city is almost entirely built of mud.
The most famous building in Djenne is for sure the misque, which is a beautiful example of this mud architecture.

  • Last visit to Djenne: Feb 2001
  • Intro Updated Nov 18, 2002
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  • FOotFetish's Profile Photo
    Sep 4, 2004 at 6:12 AM

    Buildings make of mud?! Wow!that's really interesting....This shows the intelligence of mankind for survival. :O)

  • sachara's Profile Photo
    Nov 13, 2003 at 8:32 PM

    Wonderful pictures and pages of this special place on earth.

  • Imbi's Profile Photo
    Nov 13, 2003 at 12:05 AM

    i don’t understand that, some time you are allowed in Mosques and some time you cant go in. I think rules change with geography and time.

  • Bonobo2005's Profile Photo
    Jun 17, 2003 at 12:06 PM

    what an exceptional structure! The atmosphere must be very special. Great page!

  • zrim's Profile Photo
    May 19, 2003 at 9:44 AM

    That opening photo is one of the best on all of VT--nice one.

  • SirRichard's Profile Photo
    Feb 20, 2003 at 4:58 AM

    The view of the roofs is kind of surreal... good tips & pics!

  • tini58de's Profile Photo
    Jan 21, 2003 at 11:30 PM

    Market day in Djenné really IS special!! We were even allowed to climb the roof of the mosque, when we visited in 1991!

  • o00o's Profile Photo
    Jan 21, 2003 at 11:17 PM

    Great place to explore... cool!

  • Nov 19, 2002 at 12:46 AM

    Excellent page of this remote place! Very nice tips and extraordinarry pictures, I d`like to be an as good photographer as you are!

  • Oct 18, 2002 at 3:22 AM

    Excellent picture! You`re a unbelievable photographer!

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