Yemen Flag Icon

Ta'izz Destination Guide

Explore Ta'izz in Yemen.

Travel warning information is frequently updated: The Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade's advisory service has marked this country as DO NOT TRAVEL. This means that travelling this country can result in potentially life-threatening situations! If you really have to go: Check with your local authorities whether your exact destination is safe.

Ta'izz in the region of Muḩāfaz̧at Ta‘izz with it's 615,222 inhabitants is a town in Yemen - some 123 mi (or 198 km) South of Sanaa, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Ta'izz

Current time in Ta'izz is now 04:12 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Aden" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Yufrus, Wadi Kadah, Sanaa, Lahij, Dhi as Sufal or Quraydah. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Mashra'ah, Ad Dabab, Usayfirah, Ta'izz, Sinah and Dar an Nasr. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

Photos provided by Panoramio are under the copyright of their owners.

Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast


Sudden musician - Yemen

03:04 min ( December 13, 2008 by thecandytrail)
Views: 5,136 - Rating: 5/5

Travels in Yemen, 2005: Was walking down the streets of Ta'izz, when this musician played a sudden concert for me ...

Yemen: Qahirah Castle

01:02 min ( July 08, 2010 by AIYemen)
Views: 31,891 - Rating: 5/5

Republic of Yemen: the city of Taiz is about a 2 hour drive from Aden, or 3-4 hours from Sanaa, and is a beautiful city to walk around due to the high and relatively green mountains where people tradi...

HQ - Trip to Yemen - Spring break 2009 -...

09:52 min ( May 02, 2009 by yemenreform)
Views: 10,880 - Rating: 4.46667/5 2009 5 -Hudaydah to Taiz to Ibb http

2005 Taizz city market in Yemen

00:42 min ( August 23, 2008 by 11imram)
Views: 7,377 - Rating: 0/5

Taizz city market, Yemen 2005

Videos provided by Youtube are under the copyright of their owners.

Interesting facts about this location


Ta'izz, or Taiz, is a city in the Yemeni Highlands, near the famous Mocha port on the Red Sea, lying at an elevation of about 1,400 metres above sea level. It is the capital of Ta'izz Governorate. With a population of over 600,000 in 2005, it is the third largest city in Yemen after the capital Sana'a and the southern port of Aden. Ta'izz has a dramatic setting where the roads run up and down the mountain sides. Above the city rises the 3,006 metres high Sabir Mountain.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 13.58, 44.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Capitals of former nations, Populated places in Ta'izz Governorate, Ta'izz

Ta'izz Governorate

Ta'izz is a governorate of Yemen. The governorate's capital is Ta'izz, which is the third largest city in Yemen. Other major towns include Al Sawa, Juha and the famous coffee port of Mocha. It has a total population of just over three million and an area of 10,677 km². For such a small area, Ta'izz governorate has an extraordinarily diverse geography. The western half of the governorate is part of the Tihamah coastal plain and has an exceedingly hot, humid and arid climate.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 13.58, 44.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Governorates of Yemen, Ta'izz Governorate

Ta'izz International Airport

Ta'izz International Airport is a public airport located in Ta'izz, the capital of the Ta'izz Governorate, Yemen.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 13.58, 44.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Yemen, Ta'izz


Rahabah is a village in western central Yemen. It is located in the San‘a’ Governorate.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 13.58, 44.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Sana'a Governorate