"Northeast Mauritania" Bir Moghrein by johnbradshawlayfield

Bir Moghrein Travel Guide: 41 reviews and 79 photos

Bir Moghrein, close to the border with Morocco-Western Sahara is located 350metres above the sea level in the northwest region of Mauritania. You have only option i.e the car to get here from Zouerat which is 500 kms South of Bir Moghrein.

Republique Islamique de Mauritania

Mauritania is venturing through towns blanketed in sand, crossing moon-like plateaus, taking camel treks across dunes, travelling the longest, dustiest train in the world and gazing at ancient Saharan architecture. One thousand-mile stare coming up.

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  • Cons:Landmines and Kidnapping
  • In a nutshell:Very Hot and dry city
  • Last visit to Bir Moghrein: Feb 2006
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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