Bandiagara is a small town and urban commune in the of . The name translates roughly to "large eating bowl"—referring to the communal bowl meals are served in.
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is the name used for a region of south-central renowned for its secluded villages embedded on cliffs that are up to 500 m tall which were inscribed as an UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1989. Photo: Kirua, CC BY-SA 3.0.


14.3505° or 14° 21' 1.8" north
-3.6113° or 3° 36' 40.6" west
Open Location Code
388 metres (1,273 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 2172209697
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: باندياجارا
  • Arabic: باندياغارا
  • Bambara: Bánjagara
  • Catalan: Bandiagara
  • Cebuano: Bandiagara
  • Chinese: Bandiagara
  • Chinese: 邦賈加拉
  • Chinese: 邦贾加拉
  • Croatian: Bandiagara
  • Dutch: Bandiagara
  • Esperanto: Bandiagara
  • Estonian: Bandiagara
  • Finnish: Bandiagara
  • French: Bandiagara
  • German: Bandiagara
  • Greek: Μπαντιαγκαρά
  • Italian: Bandiagara
  • Japanese: バンジャガラ
  • Japanese: バンディアガラ
  • Lithuanian: Bandiagara
  • Min Nan Chinese: Bandiagara
  • Persian: باندیاگارا
  • Polish: Bandiagara
  • Russian: Бандиагара
  • Spanish: Bandiagara
  • Swedish: Bandiagara

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