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Nouakchott— 3 nights
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.Get in touch with nature at Plage de Nouakchott and Arguin Bank National Park. Explore hidden gems such as Galerie Zeinart and Al Khaima Mall. And it doesn't end there: hunt for treasures at Marche Capitale, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saudi mosque, explore the ancient world of Koumbi Saleh, and admire all the interesting features of Stade Olympique.
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If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Nouakchott–Oumtounsy International Airport. In November in Nouakchott, expect temperatures between 92°F during the day and 68°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.
Things to do in Nouakchott
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