Mauritania


Overview

Mauritania travel information, including maps of Mauritania, food, drink and where to stay in Mauritania plus the best time to travel in Mauritania

Further Reading

Travel in Mauritania – vital statistics

  • Capital of Mauritania: Nouakchott
  • Population of Mauritania: 3.2 million
  • Languages in Mauritania: Arabic, Pulaar, Soninke, Wolof, French
  • Time in Mauritania: GMT
  • International dialling code in Mauritania: +222
  • Voltage in Mauritania: 220V 50Hz
  • Visa information for Mauritania: Mauritania visa
  • Money in Mauritania: Ouguiya (UM). There are no ATMs in Mauritania. Neither travellers cheques or credit cards can be used.
  • Mauritania travel advice: Foreign & Commonwealth Office