Discover the enchanting beauty of Mauritania, a land that beckons to adventurers, nature lovers, and history enthusiasts alike. This tour will take you on a journey through the heart of the Sahara Desert, where you’ll discover the country’s rugged landscapes, cultural heritage, and friendly locals.
You’ll start your adventure in the bustling capital city of Nouakchott, where you’ll get a taste of modern Mauritania. From there, you’ll travel to the ancient city of Chinguetti, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the country’s most important cultural centers. Here, you’ll explore the city’s historic architecture, including its famous mosque and library.
Next, you’ll journey into the desert to experience the wonders of the Sahara firsthand. You’ll ride camels across vast sand dunes and spend nights under the stars in traditional Bedouin tents. You’ll also visit the spectacular oasis of Terjit, where you can swim in natural hot springs and relax in the midst of towering palm trees.
As you travel deeper into the desert, you’ll visit the ancient city of Oualata, known for its intricate architecture and fascinating history. You’ll also have the opportunity to explore the bustling fishing ports of the Atlantic coast, where you can sample fresh seafood and witness the daily rhythms of coastal life.
Throughout your tour, you’ll stay in comfortable accommodations and travel with experienced guides who will ensure that you get the most out of your Mauritania adventure. Whether you’re a history buff, a nature lover, or simply looking for an unforgettable adventure, this tour has something for everyone. Come and discover the hidden treasures of Mauritania, a land of contrasts and wonder.
Once in Nouakchott, be welcomed, assisted, and taken to your hotel. Meal(s) Included: Dinner
After breakfast, we depart for the Oasis and the town of Ouadanne and pass by Atar, Overnight at the hotel. Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
We will travel across 75 miles of fesh-fesh, the authentic sand dune desert without tracks, on our way to Chinguetti, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, where we will feel the remoteness of the forgotten cities of the desert. Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
We travel to the famous Zarga mountain range, stop for lunch, and engage in some climbing and hiking before traveling to the M'Haireth Oasis, the hotel for the night. Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
After visiting the village of Atar, we traveled to the Oasis of Tergit, where we had a dip in its springs. We then have lunch in one of the country's most stunning oases before continuing on to Nouakchott. Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
We'll explore the markets and the museum in the morning. After lunch, we'll have time to go swimming in the Atlantic Ocean and check out the busy fishing port. Finally, in the evening, we'll transfer you to the airport in time for your next departure. Meal(s) Included: Breakfast