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9 days in Mauritania Itinerary
Nouakchott— 6 nights
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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 a leisurely stroll along Port de Peche, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Haye Mohamedia Mosque, take a stroll around Centre culturel francais St Exupery, and browse the range of quality goods at Marche Turc.
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Singapore, Singapore to Nouakchott is an approximately 28-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Nouakchott is minus 8 hours. Traveling from Singapore in December, Nouakchott is a bit cooler at night with lows of 19°C. On the 18th (Wed), you're off tohome.
Things to do in Nouakchott
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