The capital city of Sudan, Khartoum is where the Blue Nile and White Nile meet. For great accommodation options consider staying near the Monsanto Nature Park and the Khartoum Business District.
Where to Shop in Khartoum
The street markets and souqs are the major modes of shopping in Khartoum. Souq Arabi is located in the city center, the market is divided into several sections focusing on gold, handicrafts and fresh local produces.
For a more managed shopping experience, make way to the Afra Mall on Africa Road. The mall has a supermarket, retail outlets and money changing kiosks.
Points of Interest in Khartoum
The Nile Street is probably one of the most visited and most beautiful streets found in Khartoum. The street is dotted with beautiful colonial buildings, the Presidential Palace and the Libyan-owned Al-Fateh Tower. The flowing Blue Nile on one side of street makes it more beautiful.
Located on the corner of the Al Gamaa street, Sudan Ethnographic Museum gives a detailed view of the traditions of Sudan. If you have time in hand, this museum is surely not-to-be missed.