5 days in Mauritania Itinerary

5 days in Mauritania Itinerary

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5 days in Mauritania Itinerary

Start: Durban
Fly:  19​h 15​min
— 3 nights
Fly:  19​h 15​min
End: Durban


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.
Nouakchott is known for beaches, shopping, historic sites, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the waterfront at Port de Peche, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosque Ould Mbouja, tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de Nouakchott, and buy something for everyone on your list at Al Khaima Mall.

For other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Nouakchott planning app .

Durban, South Africa to Nouakchott is an approximately 19.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Durban to Nouakchott is minus 2 hours. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Durban in November: highs in Nouakchott hover around 39°C, while lows dip to 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Nouakchott

Shopping Historic Sites Beaches
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Galerie Zeinart ©
Galerie Zeinart
Port de Peche ©
Port de Peche
Plage de Nouakchott ©
Plage de Nouakchott