International Travel Restrictions and Policies

Allowed

Entry into Mauritania From Albania is Allowed with Additional Requirements

Description

Travelers are allowed to enter Mauritania. Limited commercial flights are available. Please check the documentation, quarantine, and/or testing requirements before traveling.

Start Date
9/10/2020
Changed

Before You Leave

Mandatory

Proof of negative COVID-19 test results before arrival

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Description

Travelers must have a negative COVID-19 (PCR or antigen) test result. The test must be taken a maximum of 3 days before arrival in Mauritania.

Travelers should keep their test results with them throughout their travels.

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This requirement does not apply to:

  • Travelers under the age of 11.
Testing Options
  • A Pcr Test Up To 3 days Before Arrival
  • A Antigen Test Up To 3 days Before Arrival
Start Date
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On Arrival

Mandatory

Temperature screening on arrival

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Description

Temperature screening is required for all travelers on arrival. Travelers with a fever will take a COVID-19 PCR or antigen test on arrival.

Start Date
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Not Required

No quarantine required

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Description

Travelers are not required to quarantine on arrival in Mauritania.

Start Date
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Possible

COVID-19 test may be required on arrival

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Description

Travelers with COVI9-19 symptoms such as fever will take a COVID-19 PCR or rapid antigen test on arrival.

Start Date
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While You're There

Mandatory

Masks are mandatory in public

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Description

Travelers must wear masks in all public places and on public transportation.

Start Date
Changed

COVID-19 Risk Information

Moderate Risk
COVID-19 transmission is moderate in Mauritania.
Daily New Cases Per Millionmore information indicator
8.23
Decreased by0.96
at 10/22/2021
Percent Vaccinatedmore information indicator
14.91%
Increased by14.91%
at 10/18/2021
People Vaccinatedmore information indicator
712,117
Increased by712,117
at 10/18/2021
Reproduction Ratemore information indicator
1.02
Decreased by0.14
at 10/18/2021

Data is sourced from Our World In Data, and risk levels are assessed and scored based on the CDC guidelines.

Local Guidelines

General

In addition to safety guidelines, preventative health measures such as frequent hand washing and social distancing are encouraged to combat further outbreaks. We recommend keeping up-to-date with official guidelines throughout your trip.
Last Checked
10/22/2021

Use of mask

local guidelines for use of mask
Status
Required
Severity
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Face masks are required in shops and on public transportation.

Public transportation

local guidelines for public transportation
Status
Operating
Severity
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Public transportation is operating as usual.

Restaurants

local guidelines for restaurants
Status
Open
Severity
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Restaurants are open as usual.

Bars

local guidelines for bars
Status
Closed
Severity
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Please be advised bars are not allowed to operate in this country.

Nightclubs

local guidelines for nightclubs
Status
Closed
Severity
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Please be advised nightclubs are not allowed to operate in this country.

Shops

local guidelines for shops
Status
Open
Severity
More Details
Shops are open with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer and social distancing.

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