This itinerary is designated for the those who would like to experience a trip on the longest cargo train in the world, 2.5 km; the life train that keeps aAuritania linked.

This train ride can be done from

-Choum to Nouadhibou

-Nouadhibou to Choum

-Nouadhibou to Zouerate

-Zouerate to Choum

 

Suggestion A (Short)

Day1. Nouakchott- Choum

  • Drive towards Choum, a trail town, passing by Kjojt, and Atar.
  • Arrive in Choum, wait for the train.
  • Later, we ride the train after carefully selecting a wagon, then we install.
  • Arrive in Nouadhibou

Prices:

1 Pax: 428 Euro

2 Pax: 512 Euro

3 Pax: 600 Euro

This includes: A comfortable, reliable 4WD / Gas / An experienced driver

 

 

Suggestion B (Rushed)

Day1. Nouakchott- Choum

  • Drive towards Choum, a trail town, passing by Kjojt, and Atar.
  • Arrive in Choum, wait for the train.
  • Later, we ride the train after carefully selecting a wagon, then we install.

Day2. Nouadhibou – Nouakchott

  • We get in our car as the train arrives in Nouadhibou.
  • We head back to Nouakchott.
  • We do a city tour

Prices:

1 Pax: 600 Euro

2 Pax: 900 Euro

3 Pax: 1150 Euro

This includes: A comfortable, reliable 4WD / Gas / An experienced driver / A local companion/interpreter on the train / Airport transfer (free)

 

 

Suggestion C (Relaxed)

Day1. Nouakchott – Atar – Chinguetty

  • We pass through and visit the World heritage site of Chinguetty, night at a local auberge.

Day2. Chinguetti – Ouadane – Terjit

  • We visit the UNESCO site of Ouadane, drive to the oasis of Terjit, night in tents.

Day3. Terjit – Choum.

  • Drive towards Choum, a trail town.
  • Arrive in Choum, wait for the train.
  • Later, we ride the train after carefully selecting a wagon, then we install.

Day4. Nouadhibou –

  • We get in our car as the train arrives in Nouadhibou.
  • We go to the hotel and do a city tour.

Day5. Nouadhibou –  Nouakchott

  • We head back to the capital city of Nouakchott.
  • We do a city tour

 

Prices:

1 Pax: 1100 Euro

2 Pax: 1800 Euro

3 Pax: 2300 Euro

This includes: A comfortable, reliable 4WD / Gas / An experienced driver / A local companion/guide for the trip. Accomodation/Meals at: Terjit / Airport transfer (free)

 

This tour is better with other people.