France Embassy and Consulates in Mauritania
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of France may close on the following Mauritanian and French holidays in 2021/2022:
|Father's Day||Monday, June 21||4 days, 18 hours|
|Bastille Day||Wednesday, July 14||3 weeks, 6 days|
|Eid Al-Adha||Saturday, July 31||1 month, 2 weeks|
|Eid Al-Adha||Sunday, August 01||1 month, 2 weeks|
|Assumption Day||Sunday, August 15||1 month, 4 weeks|
|Awal Muharram||Friday, August 20||2 months|
|Mouloud||Friday, October 29||4 months, 2 weeks|
|All Saints' Day||Monday, November 01||4 months, 2 weeks|
|Armistice Day||Thursday, November 11||4 months, 3 weeks|
|Independence Day||Sunday, November 28||5 months, 2 weeks|
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||6 months, 1 week|
|St. Stephen's Day||Sunday, December 26||6 months, 1 week|
1. How many French Embassies/Consulates are there in Mauritania?
France currently maintains 1 diplomatic representative office in Mauritania including and Nouakchott.
2 - Do Mauritanian citizens need a visa for France?
Mauritanian citizens are required to obtain a valid visa in order to be allowed entry into France. Kindly contact the nearest embassies or consulates of France in Mauritania for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of French embassies in Mauritania?
The French representative offices in Mauritania will be closed in observance of the following Mauritanian and French holidays in 2021/2021:
- Father's Day (FR) Mon, Jun 21, 2021 (5 days, 1 hour)
Time in France vs Mauritania
Paris, France time is 2:00 hours ahead of Nouakchott, Mauritania