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Address: Mauritania
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The largest desert in the world, extending between 800 and 1,200 miles and...

The largest desert in the world, extending between 800 and 1,200 miles and at least 3,000 miles from east to west, covers one-fourth the area of Africa including the lands of Algeria, Morocco, Libya, Tunisia and Egypt.

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Chinguitti Desert Simply Beautiful

If you're visiting Mauritania then Chinguitti desert is a must to visit especially "Guitti Hill" where it is beautiful to see the sunset in the desert. Also, visiting people in... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 June 2016
MarillimaSultan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

If you're visiting Mauritania then Chinguitti desert is a must to visit especially "Guitti Hill" where it is beautiful to see the sunset in the desert. Also, visiting people in desert oasis is definitely an added value to your trip, meeting people who live there is really a mind opener to how people live i the desert nowadays. Also, Chinguitti... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016

The beautiful sand dunes untouched except for the wind is a must visit. Watching the camels and occasional herder also makes for amazing pictures. While there are many places to view these sites each place is unique with the shape of the dunes and sand color. Sunset or sunrise offers the best pictures.

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2015

we took tour in Agdar, the price was 150 euro (Agdar- chengitti-Sahara (one day tour). Sahara it very intersing, it was my first time in desert, i am so enjot it. I will recomend take 2 -4 days tour coz there more beutiful far .

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Istanbul, Turkey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2012

You can see a lot of people with traditional dress walking on the streets in Mauritanya. But the real desert life is out of city. People are friendly and commication is so easy.

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