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Ar Rakab Destination Guide

Explore Ar Rakab in Yemen

Ar Rakab in the region of Muḩāfaz̧at Dhamār is a town in Yemen - some 88 mi or ( 142 km ) South-West of Sanaa , the country's capital city .

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Current time in Ar Rakab is now 02:11 AM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Aden " with a UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Al Ahad, Ta'izz, Suq Muha, Suq al Ahad, and Sayyan. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Al Ahad . We saw some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Ar Rakab ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location


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

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Located at 14.32 43.68 (Lat./Long.); Less than 19 km away
Tags: Populated places in Sana'a Governorate


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.

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Located at 14.20 43.32 (Lat./Long.); Less than 23 km away
Tags: Arabic architecture, Archaeological sites in Yemen, Populated places in Al Hudaydah Governorate, World Heritage Sites in Yemen