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6 days in Mauritania Itinerary
Nouakchott— 3 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.Spend the 19th (Fri) exploring nature at Arguin Bank National Park. And it doesn't end there: take in the waterfront at Port de Peche, browse the range of quality goods at Marche Turc, browse the eclectic array of goods at Marche Capitale, and take a stroll around Centre culturel francais St Exupery.
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London, UK to Nouakchott is an approximately 16-hour flight. In April, Nouakchott is warmer than London - with highs of 40°C and lows of 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel back home.
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