Step back in time and explore the World Heritage Site of Old City of Sanaa, the historic district of Yemen’s capital city, known for its distinctive architectural style and marked by picturesque old tower-houses. Made out of rammed earth, all of the multiple-story houses, mosques, and bathhouses have stood for more than 1,000 years, and boast intricate carvings, detailed lacy decorations, and stained glass windows. Get lost in the lively narrow streets and verdant courtyards of the old city, fringed by partially preserved ancient walls, or roam the stalls of the bustling marketplace, which offers traditional handicrafts and aromatic spices. To visit Old City of Sanaa and get the most from your holiday in Sanaa, create itinerary details personal to you using our Sanaa trip itinerary planner.
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9 days in Yemen BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 30 days in Yemen BY A USER FROM ITALY March, outdoors, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 13 days in Sanaa, Taiz & Aden BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES September, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in Jeddah & Yemen BY A USER FROM INDONESIA April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Yemen BY A USER FROM INDONESIA April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Yemen BY A USER FROM HONG KONG July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Yemen BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in Amman & Yemen BY A USER FROM SLOVENIA January, relaxing, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Sanaa BY A USER FROM MOROCCO January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Yemen BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Yemen BY A USER FROM ICELAND July, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Sanaa BY A USER FROM YEMEN December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
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كل الذين زاروا صنعاء القديمة ، كل الذين رأوها أول وهلة ، كل الذين جاؤوا وذهبوا ، أيقظت صنعاء القديمة في جوانحهم هواجس الشعر وعبقرية التماهي الكلي مع تفاصيل المكان وفي تعاريج الفتنة والذهول . لأن الشمس... more »All who have visited old Sana'a, all who saw her at first sight, all who came and went, awakened old Sana'a in their ribs and genius poetry concerns the total identification with details of place in linear nor tumult, transfixed. Because the Sun sipping on coffee of Sana'a in early morning, and because the Sana'a-as he saw the great poet Abdel Aziz maqalih-woman landed in dew, had to travel to Yemen and long, and must be the starting date of first inspired him to one of its Windows, to be exceptional and different place. A walled city with mud immortal beauty. Is one of the most important cities of the world heritage and preserves history and are the only ties in their homes and architectural detail, coordinated in the art of Badi, makes a rare Panel Sana and poem, feed her decorations and plaster carvings, stone and clay, with nicely, nothing in the world is only one version of it.View original
Fantastyczne miejsce. Domki, jak z piernika i lukru. Ma swoją magiczną moc. Warto zobaczyć. Liczne klimatyczne suki (bazarki) more »A fantastic place. Houses, like gingerbread and icing. Has a magical power. Worth to see. Many climate bitches (bazarki)View original
Purtroppo per vicissitudini lavorative la mia ultima visita risale al 2008, non ci sono parole per descrivere questo centro meraviglioso , si può respirare la vera essere a del mondo arabo all'interno... more »Unfortunately for working vicissitudes my last visit dates back to 2008, there are no words to describe this wonderful Center, you can breathe the true being in the Arab world within. Obviously the Yemenis live according to another culture completely different from ours so it is not place for who judges everything regardless. The Souk is the true Arabic Souk without modernisation that hit neighboring countriesView original
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