31 days in Mauritania Itinerary

31 days in Mauritania Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Belgrade
Fly + Drive:  18 h 15 min
1
Trarza Region
— 6 nights
Drive:  6 h 30 min
2
Atar
— 5 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
— 3 nights
Fly:  16 h 15 min
End: Belgrade

6
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.

To see ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Trarza Region day trip app.

Belgrade, Serbia to Trarza Region is an approximately 18.5- hour combination of flight and car. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Belgrade to Trarza Region due to the time zone difference. On the 8th (Mon), you'll travel to Atar.

Things to do in Trarza Region

Nature Parks
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Mauritania Sahara ©
Mauritania Sahara

5
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 maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Atar online tour itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Trarza Region to Atar with the Route module. In October, plan for daily highs up to 44°C, and evening lows to 34°C. You will leave for Chinguetti on the 14th (Sun).

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. Chinguetti is known for historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Chinguetti Mosque and get advice or help at Bibliotheque Habott.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Chinguetti trip tool.

Traveling by car from Atar to Chinguetti takes 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 44°C in October, and nighttime lows around 34°C. You will leave for Ouadane on the 20th (Sat).

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.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Ouadane itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Chinguetti to Ouadane takes 2.5 hours. On the 26th (Fri), you're off to Nouakchott.

Things to do in Ouadane

Historic Sites
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3
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Galerie Zeinart and Koumbi Saleh. Spend the 28th (Sun) exploring nature at Banc d'Arguin National Park. There's lots more to do: hunt for treasures at Marche Capitale, browse the range of quality goods at Marche Turc, kick back and relax at Plage de Nouakchott, and catch a live event at Stade Olympique.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Nouakchott trip maker tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Ouadane to Nouakchott. In October in Nouakchott, expect temperatures between 43°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Nouakchott

Shopping Parks Nature

Side Trip

Koumbi Saleh
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Galerie Zeinart ©
Galerie Zeinart
Banc d'Arguin National Park ©
Banc d'Arguin National Park
Marche Capitale ©
Marche Capitale

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