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Bahir Dar Destination Guide

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Bahir Dar in the region of Amhara Region with it's 168,899 residents is a city in Ethiopia - some 200 mi (or 322 km) North-West of Addis Ababa, the country's capital.

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Current time in Bahir Dar is now 10:17 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Addis Ababa" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Zegye, Zege, Wenjet'a, Quorta, Gwagwat or Ad-Damazin. While being here, make sure to check out Yinesa, Gedro, Dek'e, Ch'imbil, Bahir Dar and Abay as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Interesting facts about this location

Bahir Dar University

Bahir Dar University is a university in the city of Bahir Dar, the capital of the Amhara National Regional State in Ethiopia. The University is a combination of two smaller institutes formed earlier, after the departments were gradually raised to a degree level starting from 1996.

More reading: Bahir Dar University homepage
Located at 11.59, 37.39 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:2001 establishments in Ethiopia, Educational institutions established in 2001, Universities and colleges in Ethiopia

Bahir Dar

Bahir Dar or Bahar Dar is a city in north-western Ethiopia. It is the capital of the Amhara Region. Administratively, Bahir Dar is a Special Zone, a designation in between a chartered city (astedader akabibi, a first-tier division, like a kilil) such as Addis Ababa and Dire Dawa, and cities like Debre Marqos and Dessie, which are organized as districts (woredas).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 11.59, 37.39 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Lake Tana, Populated places in the Amhara Region, Zones of Ethiopia

Blue Nile Falls

The Blue Nile Falls is a waterfall on the Blue Nile river in Ethiopia. It is known as Tis Abay in Amharic, meaning "smoking water". It is situated on the upper course of the river, about 30 km downstream from the town of Bahir Dar and Lake Tana. The falls are considered one of Ethiopia's best known tourist attractions.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 11.59, 37.39 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Blue Nile, Visitor attractions in Ethiopia, Waterfalls of Ethiopia

Yilmana Densa

Yilmana Densa is one of the woredas in the Amhara Region of Ethiopia. Part of the Mirab Gojjam Zone, Yilmana Densa is bordered on the south by Kuarit, on the southwest by Sekela, on the west by Mecha, on the north by Bahir Dar Zuria, on the east by the Abay River which separates it from the Debub Gondar Zone, and on the southeast by the Misraq Gojjam Zone. The major town in Yilmana Densa is Adet.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 11.59, 37.39 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Amhara Region, Woredas of Ethiopia

Dera (woreda)

Dera is one of the woredas in the Amhara Region of Ethiopia. Part of the Debub Gondar Zone, Dera is bordered on the south by the Abbay River which separates it from the Mirab Gojjam Zone, on the west by Lake Tana, on the north by Fogera, on the northeast by Misraq Este, and on the east by Mirab Este. Towns in Dera include Amba Same, Arb Gebeya, Hamusit, and Qorata.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 11.59, 37.39 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Amhara Region, Woredas of Ethiopia