Take in the sights, whether close by or a short drive out of town.
Built by a local to honour his parents house and to prove that you can grow a garden in the desert. Trees, flowers and lots of birds. Local women sell tea and snacks in the garden.
Run by local artist Amy Sow, the gallery is built entirely out of recycled materiel. Accomodates artist residencies and a small cafe.
Home to a large archaeological and ethnographical collection. Some traditional costume is also on display.
Lively fishing port dotted with colourful fishing boats. Not good for swimming, but great for observing the fisherman with their catch of the day.
Jardin des Oiseaux34M3+85 Nouakchott, Mauritania
ArtGalléArt Gallé, Nouakchott, Mauritania
National Museum of MauritaniaMusée National de la Mauritanie, Rue Baker Ahmed, Nouakchott, Mauritania
Fishing PortUnnamed Road, Mauritania