31 days in Mauritania Itinerary

31 days in Mauritania Itinerary

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31 days in Mauritania Itinerary

Start: Belgrade
Fly + Drive:  18 h 15 min
1
Trarza Region
— 5 nights
Drive:  6 h 30 min
2
Atar
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Chinguetti
— 6 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Ouadane
— 6 nights
Drive + Fly:  7 h 15 min
5
Nouakchott
— 5 nights
Fly:  16 h 15 min
End: Belgrade

5
nights
Trarza Region

Trarza Region ©
Trarza is a region in southwest Mauritania. Trarza Region is known for nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the fascinating landscape at Mauritania Sahara.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Trarza Region online trip builder .

Belgrade, Serbia to Trarza Region is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Traveling from Belgrade to Trarza Region, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. You will leave for Atar on the 7th (Sun).

Things to do in Trarza Region

Nature Parks
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Mauritania Sahara ©
Mauritania Sahara

4
nights
Atar

Atar ©
Atar is a town in northwestern Mauritania, the capital of the Adrar Region and the main settlement on the Adrar Plateau. Atar is known for nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Terjit Oasis.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Atar online trip itinerary planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Trarza Region to Atar. In October, daytime highs in Atar are 45°C, while nighttime lows are 34°C. You will leave for Chinguetti on the 12th (Fri).

Things to do in Atar

Nature Parks
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Terjit Oasis ©
Terjit Oasis

6
nights
Chinguetti

Chinguetti ©
Chinguetti is a ksar or a Berber medieval trading center in northern Mauritania, located on the Adrar Plateau east of Atar.Founded in the 13th century as the center of several trans-Saharan trade routes, this small city continues to attract a handful of visitors who admire its spare architecture, scenery and ancient libraries. Discover out-of-the-way places like Chinguetti Mosque and Bibliotheque Habott.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Chinguetti online route planner .

Traveling by car from Atar to Chinguetti takes 2 hours. In October, daytime highs in Chinguetti are 45°C, while nighttime lows are 33°C. On the 18th (Thu), you'll travel to Ouadane.

Things to do in Chinguetti

Historic Sites
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Chinguetti Mosque ©
Chinguetti Mosque
Bibliotheque Habott ©
Bibliotheque Habott

6
nights
Ouadane

Ouadane ©
Ouadane or Wādān is a small town in the desert region of central Mauritania, situated on the southern edge of the Adrar Plateau, 93 km northeast of Chinguetti. Ouadane is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Ancient Ksour of Ouadane, Chinguetti, Tichitt and Oualata.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Ouadane trip planning site .

You can drive from Chinguetti to Ouadane in 2.5 hours. On the 24th (Wed), you'll travel to Nouakchott.

Things to do in Ouadane

Historic Sites
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5
nights
Nouakchott

Nouakchott ©
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Galerie Zeinart and Marche Capitale. Spend the 26th (Fri) exploring nature at Arguin Bank National Park. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Plage de Nouakchott, browse the range of quality goods at Marche Turc, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ibn Abbas Mosque, and admire all the interesting features of Stade Olympique.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Nouakchott online trip maker .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Ouadane to Nouakchott. October in Nouakchott sees daily highs of 43°C and lows of 28°C at night. On the 30th (Tue), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Nouakchott

Shopping Parks Nature

Side Trip

Koumbi Saleh
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Galerie Zeinart ©
Galerie Zeinart
Plage de Nouakchott ©
Plage de Nouakchott
Port de Peche ©
Port de Peche

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