About us

Elkunti Travel and Tours is a reputable Mali based tours and Travel Company founded by Kunta (Elkunti) Harber (N ° 10-002/VS/API-MALI-GU) and licensed in Mali with its main office located in Bamako.

Inspired by the stories of his Great-Grandfather Sidi .M.Elkunti who rescued the explorer Major Elexandre Gordon Laing in 1826 by escorting him safely to his hometown Timbuktu and the stories of the German explorer Heinrich Barth who received protection and hospitality for 7 months From Elkunti family in Timbuktu 1853.Kunta decides as a young boy to discover West Africa himself.

His fascination for the rich culture and history of Mali first brings him to Bamako where he studies anthropology. As a professional Guide he combines his passion for travelling and his interest in the He runs countless tours for different nationalities through many countries in West Africa before Elkunti Travel and tours is born in December 2009.

Our staff members have travelled extensively all over the west Africa for the past 18 Years,the know the people,the sightseeings,their cuisine and even the places to shop.We are no strangers to every corner of the west Africa ,we deliver what we promise and that is the reason Elkunti is the choice for many travellers.

Moreover,as a comprehensive Travel company.We can make any kind of Travel arrangement .This can be Educational tours,Beach Holiday,Prestige and Budget Holiday,Special interest Holiday,Excursion,cars,Hotels,rail tours…………..etc to anywhere in West Africa. Being a real connaissance special attention is given to the local cultures and History of the destination.

With extensive experience within different countries of West Africa, Elkunti knows how to change a journey in to an unforgettable experience.

Focusing on characteristic small hotels, a local market still to discover, or an itinerary combining both highlights and the daily life in Africa.

Quality and respect for both environment and the local cultures we are visiting is an important aspect of the tours.

Elkunti will take you to the various fascinating parts of Mali, CoteD’Ivoire, Burkina-faso, Togo, Benin, Niger, Senegal, Ghana and Lagos (Nigeria).

Our Priority is to provide our clients with an unforgettable and flawless travel experience where each tour is tailored to make clients feel as though that tour was deliberately planned for them, be it a group family or an individual. The company’s professional team has the experience to ensure that our clients experience the very best of West Africa.

Come and join us on a journey through the amazing World of West Africa!