The ruins of an ancient capital city, Koumbi Saleh represents one of the county's major archaeological sites, originally excavated in 1914. Although some historians believe this site was once the greatest city in western Africa, it's true identity will likely stay uncertain, as much of the physical evidence found there remains inconclusive. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Koumbi Saleh and many more Hodh Ech Chargui Region attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Hodh Ech Chargui Region visit planner.
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