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The program

Date of the trip:On demand
The price: On demand

Day 1    Arrival in Nouakchott night there
Day 2     And the journey begins. Drive in 4x4 to Aleg. night in the tent
Day 3    Continue to the crocodiles of Matmar. Night there in the tent 
Day 4    Continue to Tidjikja Night in hostel
Day 5     And the desert is definitely calling now. Drive in the 4x4 to Tichit. night at the hostel
Day 6 - Day 10 On the way on the old caravan route to Oualata. nights in tents. Oualata Hostel 
Day 11   Continue to Nema and from here on the route de l'éspoir to Kiffa. 2 nights in the hotel
Day 12   Day of rest and reserved for the visit of a typical Mauritanian city
Day 13   Continue on the route de l'éspoir to Aleg and from here along the Senegal River to Bogué. Nacht           _cc781905-5cde- 3194-bb3b-136bad5cf58d_                     möglichst Herberge
Day 14   We spend on the Senegal River between Bogué and Rosso. 
Day 15   On the way back to Nouakchott bathing in the Atlantic is announced
Day 16   Back to Nouakchott. Visit of the city, farewell dinner 
Day 17   Early in the morning we go to the airport and back to Europe    
We reserve the right to make program changes due to external circumstances
Travel Advice:
Mauritania is now (again) considered a stable country. The French
The government already included the restrictions in its considerations in 2017
"Journeys to Mauritania" presented in a very differentiated manner. the
Tour operators have then started again to travel to
offer to Mauritania. The travel advice of the Swiss
see government
Are included in the price:
  • Full board applies to the entire journey from arrival in Nouakchott to and including departure there.
  • It will be traveled in Toyota Highlux. A maximum of three customers per car + chauffeur 
  • Many people spend the night in tents. Exceptions are specifically listed.
  • A touring pharmacy is available for initial medical care. In rather impassable areas there is radio contact with the agency at all times
  • Morocco - Mauritania is a trade name used by Edi Kunz for his ventures. Legal responsibility lies in the hands of the Mauritanian company "phare du désert" based in Nouakchott.
  • We are the link between the customer on the one hand and Phare du désert on the other hand and are responsible for all organizational matters. 
  • You will be accompanied on the journey by qualified Mauritanian guides. They speak French and English
The Mauritanian representation: 
Le phare du desert - Mauritanie Assistance,SA
Av. Mokhtar Daddah, immeuble Essalam, 108
Tel + 22245249922
NIF 00043463

Are not included in the price:
Arrival and departure (we are happy to help you find flights)
Visa fees (60 euros as of 2020)
Personal expenses
Any costs that may arise that were not foreseeable
Medical supplies:
The medical care in Mauritania is sufficient. Up to and including Nema, all places are provided with the necessary hospital. In addition to basic medical care, which is provided by the Mauritanian agency, military units are practically everywhere on the journey along the old caravan route. They are responsible for the well-being of travelers. In addition, the escort vehicle is ready for emergencies.
Medical Precautions / Vaccinations / Suggestion:
No vaccinations are required when entering from a European country
Attention is drawn to the fact that good insurance, which also includes repatriation, is a must.


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