Citizens of United States of America can obtain a visa on arrival at Nouakchott–Oumtounsy International Airport. An International Certificate of Vaccination is required.
Mauritania tourist visa is required for citizens of United States of America.
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Unfortunately, at this time VisaHQ does not provide service for tourist visas to Mauritania.
Additional steps you may take:
Check the current validity of your passport and the availability of blank visa pages
All travelers will need a valid passport for their travels to Mauritania. Also, the passport must contain un-used visa pages for the visa to be issued. We recommend traveling with at least 6 months of remaining validity on your passport at all times. VisaHQ can assist U.S. citizens with a full range of expedited passport services, including new passport application and passport renewal. We recommend that you have at least two free pages in Visas section of your passport before any international travel.
Contact the nearest embassy or consulate of Mauritania
Take advantage of our extensive embassy and consular database to find the nearest one. Upon contacting the embassy confirm the required documents, the time it takes to process the visa and whether the consulate accepts applications by mail.
Mauritania visa for citizens of United States of America is required. For more information please contact the nearest Mauritania embassy.