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Adrar Tour: Experience the Rich Heritage of Mauritania

Welcome to the Adrar Tour, an unforgettable journey through Mauritania’s ancient cities in the Adrar region. Immerse yourself in a rich tapestry of history, culture, and natural beauty as we explore the treasures of Ouadane and Chinguetti. Our expert local guide will lead you through the wonders of Mauritania’s ancient cities, revealing the breathtaking beauty of the desert, lush palm tree oases, majestic mountains, and iconic landmarks such as mosques, libraries, and ancient rock paintings. Declared as UNESCO World Heritage Sites, this tour offers a unique glimpse into the rich history and cultural heritage of the region.

Tour Highlights:

Day 1: Atar Exploration

  • Pick up at 8:00 AM from your hotel in Nouakchott.
  • The drive distance to Atar is 440 km, which will take about 6 hours.
  • After lunch, explore Atar’s city center, vibrant markets, and historic mosque.
  • Visit Azougi, an essential stop on the trans-Saharan trade route.
  • Overnight stay in a comfortable hotel in Atar.

Day 2: Journey to Ouadane

  • Pick up at 8:00 AM after breakfast.
  • The drive distance is 200 km, which will take 3 hours.
  • En route, marvel at the rock paintings of Amogjar.
  • Discover the stunning Richat structure in Ouadane.
  • Explore the old mosque and traditional houses.
  • Enjoy a delectable lunch in the city.
  • Overnight accommodation in a hotel.

Day 3: Chinguetti Discovery

  • Pick up at 8:00 AM.
  • The distance is about 90 km desert drive, which will take around 3 hours.
  • Explore Chinguetti’s historic mosques and private libraries.
  • Admire rare books and Arabic manuscripts.
  • Relax on the desert dunes near the city.
  • Overnight stay in a comfortable hotel in Chinguetti.

Day 4: Return to Nouakchott

  • Pick up at 8:00 AM.
  • The distance is about 510 km from Chinguetti to Nouakchott.
  • Stop at the picturesque Mherith oasis of palm trees after 80 km.
  • Indulge in a delicious lunch at the Terjit oasis 20 km later.
  • Continue the return journey to Nouakchott.

Adrar Tour Inclusions:

  • Knowledgeable guide providing insights into the region’s history and culture.
  • Comfortable 4×4 car with AC and experienced driver.
  • All fuel expenses included.
  • Delicious meals throughout the tour.
  • Hotel accommodations for each night.

Price and Contact Information:

  • Tour Price: $1200 (excluding accommodations).
  • For more details and bookings, contact us today.

Embark on an extraordinary adventure to uncover the ancient history and natural wonders of Mauritania’s Adrar region. Book your place now for an enriching and unforgettable experience.

Please note that the price and itinerary are tailored for clients coming from Nouakchott, but we can always adjust to meet your needs and preferences. Contact us today to secure your place on this unforgettable journey.


Tel: + 222 27272759

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