Country codes Mauritania
ISO 3166-1 2 letter
ISO 3166-1 3 letter
Phone calling code
Largest airports in Mauritania
Airport codes in Mauritania
Mauritania (native name: موريتانيا) is a country located in Western Africa. In total, the population of the country reaches 4.6 million inhabitants. Its capital is Nouakchott.
The common language in Mauritania is Arabic(العربية).
The only officially used currency is Mauritanian ouguiya. If you want to exchange money, check the current value of the Mauritanian ouguiya with the value of your local currency at the money exchange office.
There are 1 large, 2 medium and about 17 small airports in Mauritania.
Travel to Mauritania
If you need more tourist information we can advise you to buy a guide for Mauritania
No vaccinations are required.
Unknown tap water status.
The historical average temperature lies between 0°C () and 0°C ().
When travelling abroad keep in mind that the response times and services available on the other end of the call may be different than those in your own country.
- Fire departmemt
Rent a car in Mauritania
Find a rental car at your destination airport to make the most out of your trip to Mauritania.
When traveling abroad, we mostly have a limited amount of time to experience the beautiful sights and activities and often end up we really want to do. Renting a car lets you travel at your own leisure and get to the spots you want to visit in Mauritania quickly and hassle-free.
Car rental services often include a GPS system, providing you with the perfect opportunity to explore the country without getting lost. You can drive wherever you want to go.
Travel insurance for your trip to Mauritania
Travel insurance helps protect against the unexpected. A primary incentive to get travel insurance can be for the emergency medical assistance. It’s a wise thing to get travel insurance because you can easily spend over GBP 10,000 for treatment and transportation expenses. Don’t wait too long before purchasing a travel insurance because many travel insurance coverages require you to purchase your plan within a specific number of days of making that initial trip deposit if the coverage is to be in effect.
Travel insurance for people with a medical condition
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