Asmara Tourism

Asmara (Tigrinya: ኣስመራ?, Asmera), known locally as Asmera (meaning "They [feminine plural] made them unite" in Tigrinya), is the capital city and largest settlement in Eritrea. Home to a population of around 804,000 inhabitants, it sits at an elevation of 2,325 metres (7,628 ft). The city is located at the tip of an escarpment that is both the northwestern edge of the Eritrean highlands and the Great Rift Valley in neighbouring Ethiopia. Asmara is situated in Eritrea's central Maekel Region. It is known for its well-preserved colonial Italian modernist architecture. The city is divided into thirteen districts or administrative areas: Acria, Abbashaul, Edaga Hamus, Arbaete Asmara, Mai Temenai, Paradizo, Sembel, Godaif, Maekel Ketema or Downtown, Tiravolo, Gejeret, Tsetserat and Gheza Banda.

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This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Asmara in Eritrea is an ideal destination for a vacation! Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

Don't just take a trip, let the trip take you! Have a enjoyable time at Asmara.

  • How safe is Asmara for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Asmara.

    • Burglary and Theft 5 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 5 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 10 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 40 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 15 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 15 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 5 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 10 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 87.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 80 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 5 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 5 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 20 (Low)
    • Safety Index 82.72 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

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