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Nouakchott— 14 nights
Nouakchott, which means "place of the winds" in Berber language, serves as the capital and largest city of Mauritania, and one of the largest cities in the Sahara.Get outdoors at Plage de Nouakchott and Banc d'Arguin National Park. There's still lots to do: take a leisurely stroll along Port de Peche, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saudi mosque, browse the range of quality goods at Marche Turc, and view the masterpieces at Galerie Zeinart.
To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Nouakchott holiday site.
If you are flying in from Argentina, the closest major aiport is Nouakchott–Oumtounsy International Airport. In July, daily temperatures in Nouakchott can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. You'll set off for home on the 29th (Mon).
Things to do in Nouakchott
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