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Aden Destination Guide

Touring Aden in Yemen

Aden in the region of Aden with its 550,602 citizens is a city located in Yemen - some 186 mi or ( 300 km ) South of Sanaa , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Aden

Time in Aden is now 09:02 AM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Aden " with a UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Hargeysa, Ta'izz, Sanaa, Ra's al Jarth, and Al Ma'alla. Being here already, consider visiting Hargeysa . We collected some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Check out our recomendations for Aden ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


►◄My Arrival To Yemen►◄

1:09 min by Hussein S. Alsalahi
Views: 33335 Rating: 4.34

This is how you would be greeted if you go to Yemen! As the song by Pussycat Dolls goes "Don't you wish, you rode donkey like me, don't you?" So, don't you wish you were me? PS If you pay close attent ..

►◄Flying from Aden To Sana'a, Yemen►◄

7:50 min by Hussein S. Alsalahi
Views: 11178 Rating: 4.69

Flying from Aden To Sana'a, Yemen ..

►◄عدن مابعد يوم ممطر عاصف ---- الجزاء االاول►◄

5:13 min by Hussein S. Alsalahi
Views: 5653 Rating: 5.00

شهدت عدن امطار وعواصف قويه هذا اليوم بس الحمدلله ما استمرت كثير والا لكانت سببت الخراب ..

View Around Top of Sira Castle Mountain .. Aden, Yemen 1

2:02 min by Adenguide
Views: 3894 Rating: 5.00

The view from the top of Sirra mountain where Sirra castel at the top also. ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Crater, Yemen

Crater, also Kraytar, is one of the unofficial names of the oldest districts of the port city of Aden. Its official name is Seera . It is situated in a crater of an ancient volcano which forms the Shamsan Mountains. In 1991, the population was 70,319. In the closing days of British rule in 1967, Crater District became the focus of the Aden Emergency, sometimes called the last imperial war.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 12.78 45.03 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Aden, Populated coastal places in Yemen, Populated places in 'Adan Governorate, Port cities in the Arabian Peninsula

National Museum of Yemen

The National Museum of Yemen in Sana'a, Yemen, was founded in 1971 in Dar al-Shukr (Palace of Gratefulness) which is one of the Yemeni Imam Palaces. It is located near Qubbat al-Mutawakkil Mosque dome in Al-Tahreer Square in the city center. The Museum recently moved to a nearby building called Dar Al-Sada (Palace of Happiness).

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Located at 12.78 45.04 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Sana'a, Museums established in 1971, Museums in Yemen, National museums

Aden Expedition

The Aden Expedition was a naval operation carried out by the British Royal Navy in January 1839. Following Britain's treaty concerning the colonization of territory in the present day Yemen, the Sultanate of Lahej resisted which led to a series of skirmishes between the two sides.

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Located at 12.78 45.05 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Battles involving the United Kingdom, Naval battles involving the United Kingdom, Punitive expeditions of the United Kingdom, United Kingdom–Yemen relations

Sira Fortress

Sira Fortress is a military site in Aden, Yemen. The original fortress dates to the 11th century, and is still in use today by the Yemeni military. The fort is located on Sira Island, a rocky and tall volcanic outcropping which dominates the old harbor of Aden. Much of the fort's history is unknown, especially since there have been few archaeological studies done of the area.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 12.78 45.05 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Forts in Yemen

South Yemen

The People's Democratic Republic of Yemen, also referred to as South Yemen, Democratic Yemen or Yemen, was a socialist state in the southern and eastern provinces of the present-day Republic of Yemen ("Yemen"). Along with the Somali Democratic Republic, it was one of the few openly-Communist regimes to exist in the Arab World and the Middle East. It united with the Yemen Arab Republic (commonly known as "North Yemen") on May 22, 1990, to form the present-day Yemen.

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Located at 12.80 45.03 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Communism in Yemen, Communist states, Former member states of the United Nations, Former socialist republics, History of Yemen, Single-party states, South Yemen

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Aden