Discover Zabid in Yemen
Zabid in the region of Al Ḩudaydah with its 52,590 habitants is a town located in Yemen - some 100 mi or ( 161 km ) South-West of Sanaa , the country's capital .
Local time in Zabid is now 05:13 PM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Aden " with a UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Ta'izz, Suq Muha, Sehab al Kus, Sayyan, and Sanaa. When in this area, you might want to check out Ta'izz . Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Zabid ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.
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Interesting facts about this location
Zabid (also spelled Zebid) is a town with an urban population of around 23,000 persons on Yemen's western coastal plain. The town, named after Wadi Zabid, the wadi (or valley) to its south, is one of the oldest towns in Yemen. It was the capital of Yemen from the 13th to the 15th century and a center of the Arab and Muslim world due in large part to its famed University of Zabid and being a center of Islamic education.
Located at 14.20 43.32 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Zabid District is a district of the Al Hudaydah Governorate in western Yemen.
Located at 14.17 43.25 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
At Tuhayat District
At Tuhayat District is a district of the Al Hudaydah Governorate, Yemen. As of 2003, the district had a population of 67,660 people.
Located at 14.17 43.17 (Lat./Long.); Less than 16 km away
Al Garrahi District
Al Garrahi District is a district of the Al Hudaydah Governorate, Yemen. As of 2003, the district had a population of 89,163 inhabitants.
Located at 14.00 43.42 (Lat./Long.); Less than 24 km away
Jabal Ra's District
Jabal Ra's District is a district of the Al Hudaydah Governorate, Yemen. As of 2003, the district had a population of 44,674 inhabitants.
Located at 14.00 43.47 (Lat./Long.); Less than 27 km away
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