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Tadjoura Destination Guide

Discover Tadjoura in Djibouti

Tadjoura in the region of Tadjourah with its 22,193 habitants is a place located in Djibouti - some 22 mi or ( 36 km ) North-West of Djibouti , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Tadjoura

Local time in Tadjoura is now 05:29 PM (Tuesday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Djibouti " with a UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Sanaa, Obock, Djibouti, Dikhil, and Ali Sabih. When in this area, you might want to check out Sanaa . We discovered some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Tadjoura ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Snorkeling with Whale-sharks in Djibouti

5:55 min by damriu
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Amazing snorkeling time with a group of whale-sharks in Djibouti bay. 28th November 2011 ..

Boat ride past big ships in the Gulf of Tadjoura, Djibouti Oct 2012

1:03 min by Dan Knappmiller
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Interesting facts about this location


Tadjoura is the oldest town in Djibouti and the capital of the Tadjourah Region. Lying on the Gulf of Tadjoura, it is home to a population of around 25,000 inhabitants. Tadjoura has an airstrip and is linked by ferry with Djibouti City. It is also known for its whitewashed buildings and nearby beaches.

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Located at 11.78 42.88 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Former national capitals, Populated places in Djibouti

Tadjourah Region

The Tadjourah Region is a region in north-central Djibouti. With its capital at Tadjourah, it has an area of 7,100 square kilometres (2,700 sq mi).

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Located at 11.78 42.90 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Regions of Djibouti

Tadjoura Airport

Tadjoura Airport is an airport serving the city of Tadjoura in the Tadjoura Region of Djibouti.

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Located at 11.78 42.92 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
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Ambabbo is a village in eastern Djibouti. It is located in the region of Tadjoura.

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Located at 11.75 42.82 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
Tags: Populated places in Djibouti

Goda Mountains

The Goda Mountains lie northwest of the Gulf of Tadjoura, Tadjoura Region in Djibouti. They rise to 1,750 metres above sea level and are the nation's largest heavily vegetated area. A part of the mountains is protected within the Day Forest National Park, Djibouti's only national park. The ecology of this landform is considered an isolated outlier of the Ethiopian montane forest ecological zone, an important island of forest in a sea of semi-desert.

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Located at 11.86 42.79 (Lat./Long.); Less than 13 km away
Tags: Mountains of Djibouti

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Tadjoura