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Awasa in the region of Southern Nations, Nationalities, and People's Region with it's 133,097 inhabitants is a place in Ethiopia - some 137 mi (or 220 km) South of Addis Ababa, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Awasa is now 05:24 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Addis Ababa" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Wendo Genet, Wak'o, Urufa, Shashamane, Mek'besa or Abela Lida. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Colaris and Awasa. We saw 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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Hawassa or Awassa but it's R & R Carole...

02:38 min ( November 23, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
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Awassa Ethiopia

08:43 min ( May 23, 2009 by tmabebe)
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02:33 min ( July 26, 2010 by David Hinam)
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Interesting facts about this location

Awassa Kenema Stadium

Awassa Kenema Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Awassa, Ethiopia. It is used mostly for football matches and serves as the home stadium of Awassa City F.C. The stadium has a capacity of 25,000 people.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 7.06, 38.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Ethiopia

Awasa

Awasa (also spelled Awassa or Hawassa) is a city in Ethiopia, on the shores of Lake Awasa in the Great Rift Valley. Located 270 km south of Addis Ababa via Debre Zeit, 130 km east of Sodo, 75 km north of Dilla and 1125 km north of Nairobi, Awasa is the capital of the Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples Region and is a special zone of this region.

More reading: Awasa homepage
Located at 7.06, 38.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Cities in the Great Rift Valley, Populated places in the Southern Nations, Nationalities, and People's Region

Lake Awasa

Lake Awasa is an endorheic basin in Ethiopia, located in the Main Ethiopian Rift south of Addis Ababa. According to the Statistical Abstract of Ethiopia for 1967/68, the lake is 16 km long and 9 km wide, with a surface area of 129 square kilometers. It has a maximum depth of 10 meters and is located at an elevation of 1,708 meters. Because it is relatively accessible to scientists, Lake Awasa is the most studied of the Rift Valley lakes in Ethiopia.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 7.06, 38.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Endorheic basins, Lakes of Ethiopia, Lakes of the Great Rift Valley, Southern Nations, Nationalities, and People's Region

Awasa Zuria

Awasa Zuria is one of the woredas in the Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples' Region (SNNPR) of Ethiopia. Part of the Sidama Zone located in the Great Rift Valley, Awasa Zuria is bordered on the south by Shebedino and Boricha, on the west and north by the Oromia Region, and on the east by Wondo Genet. Town of Awasa and woredas of Wondo Genet and Malga were separated from former Awasa woreda. The rest of this woreda was renamed for Awasa Zuria (Greater Awasa).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 7.06, 38.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Southern Nations, Nationalities, and People's Region, Woredas of Ethiopia

Wondo Genet

Wondo Genet (also transliterated Wendo Genet) is a resort town in Ethiopia. Located southeast of Shashemene in the Sidama Zone of the Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples' Region, with a latitude and longitude of {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:7|1|N|38|35|E||| | |name= }} and an elevation of 1723 meters.

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Located at 7.06, 38.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the Southern Nations, Nationalities, and People's Region