Mauritania visa requirements for Togoleses

Travel and visa requirements

Mauritanian Visa is not required for Togoleses

Stay Duration: 90 days

Entry Requirements

  • Togolese  intending to visit Mauritania must first apply for an E-visa.
  • This online pre-visa can be granted by the Mauritania consulate in the applicant's home country.
  • On presentation of the pre-visa at the border checkpoint of Mauritania the traveller is then issued a visa on arrival.
  • This visa is valid for a maximum total stay of 90 days within a one-year period.
  • Alongside the printed confirmation that a visa will be issued upon arrival, the traveller must also have a return/onward ticket.
  • A proof of hotel accommodation is also needed, as well as an international certificate of vaccination.
  • Togolese intending to visit Mauritania are required to provide a passport with six months of validity and with atleast two blank pages for stamps on arrival and departure.
  • Togolese intending to visit Mauritania are allowed unlimited foreign currency import as long as it’s declared on entry.
  • Visa cost for Arabs and Africans is $145 while the rest of the world is $200

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to go to Mauritania?
The risk of kidnapping is also very high in Mauritania, particularly against Westerners in Nouakchott and Atar. It is also not safe to travel to the eastern and northern provinces of Mauritania, Tiris Zemmour, Adrar, Tagant, and Hodh el Chargui due to the continuing high threat from terrorism throughout the country.

Is Mauritania a poor country?

Even though it has a population of only 3 million and despite having important natural resources (oil, iron ore, fish) at its disposal, Mauritania is still one of the poorest countries in the world on the Human Development Index, according to the United Nations classification system.

What is Mauritania known for?

The heartland of Mauritania consists of the vast Adrar and Tagant plateaus, known as the Trab el-Hajra (Arabic: “Country of Stone”). Until the 1980s nomadic life was prevalent in Mauritania, and among the Moorish population the nomadic lifestyle is still idealized.

What is Mauritania called now?

Mauritania takes its name from the ancient Berber kingdom and later Roman province of Mauretania, and thus ultimately from the Mauri people, even though the respective territories do not overlap, historical Mauritania being considerably further north than modern Mauritania.

Is alcohol legal in Mauritania?

No it’s not