Nouakchott in detail


Internet Access

Most accommodations offer wi-fi, as do many of the restaurants around town. Internet cafes in the centre appear to come and go.


Bureaux de Change There are bureaux de change on Ave du Général de Gaulle and on Ave du Gamal Nasser, as well as in the Marché Capitale. Euros, US dollars, CFA and Moroccan dirhams are most easily changed.

Societe Generale Two branches 100m apart; both have ATMs.


Travel Agencies

Le Phare du Désert A reliable tour operator that organises trips throughout the country.