Visit Mauritania

Phone code

+222

Car traffic

Right-hand

Currency

Mauritanian ouguiya

Language

Arabic, French

Airport

★★★

Useful information

Phone code

+222

Car traffic

Right-hand

Currency

Mauritanian ouguiya

Language

Arabic, French

Airport

★★★

About Mauritania

Welcome to Mauritania, a land of fascinating contrasts where ancient traditions meet the modern world and vast landscapes hold secrets waiting to be discovered. Located on the western edge of the African continent, it offers a journey through deserts, coasts and historic cities, inviting you to explore its unique charm.

The country's cultural heritage shows a diverse history influenced by Arab, Berber and African cultures. From the bustling markets of Nouakchott to the timeless beauty of the ancient libraries of Chinguetti, the country shows its rich past in every corner.

The shifting dunes of the Sahara Desert, the tranquil oases of the Adrar and the unspoiled shores of the Atlantic coast provide the backdrop for unforgettable adventures. Whether you are a nature or history lover, it offers experiences that ignite the senses and expand horizons.

As you travel through Mauritania, be prepared to uncover the secrets of its landscapes and the warmth of its people. Whether strolling through the ancient markets, admiring the ancient architecture or experiencing the thrill of a desert journey, it promises a unique and unforgettable adventure that will leave an indelible mark on your heart and soul.

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