Note: In accordance with Circular No. 1859 of 03.03.2016 of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, the Consulate of Mauritania in Berlin does not any longer issue visas.
The visa can be obtained on arrival at Nouakchott International Airport or at the border crossing post (located 55 km from Nouadhibou).
Mauritania tourist visa is required for citizens of Switzerland.
Additional steps you may take:
- Check the current validity of your passport and the availability of blank visa pages
- 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.