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  Local
PM calls on businessmen, wealthy to help insolvent prisoners
[25 May 2018]
UNICEF plane carrying vaccines arrives at Sanaa airport
[24 May 2018]
Football Tournament starts on Martyr President al-Sammad's Cup
[23 May 2018]
JMPs: Yemen unity will remain despite occupation
[23 May 2018]
President al-Mashat: New invaders' ambitions will never be realized in Yemen
[21 May 2018]
 
  Saudi Aggression War against Yemen
2 civilians killed in Saudi-led airstrike on Hdeidah
[25 May 2018]
Civilian killed in Saudi-led airstrike on Taiz
[25 May 2018]
Army Rocketry force fires ballistic missile toward Najran
[25 May 2018]
Aggression aircraft targets civilian bulldozer in Hodeidah
[25 May 2018]
Army, committees repulse infiltration of Saudi troop in Jizan
[25 May 2018]
 
  Reports
Yemeni Council launches its 1st report on coalition’s crimes in Saada.
[25 May 2018]
Report: Dozens of Saudi troop killed in Army’s offensive operations over 24 hour
[25 May 2018]
Report: 32 Saudi-led airstrikes hit Saada, Hodeidah on 24 hours
[25 May 2018]
Report: Army’s rocketry, artillery force targets Saudi troops over 24 hours
[24 May 2018]
Report: 6 civilians killed in 10 Saudi-led airstrikes over 24 hours
[24 May 2018]
 
  International
Yemeni parliament Speaker congratulates his Argentine counterpart on National Day
[24 May 2018]
Suffering of persons with disabilities in Yemen discussed
[24 May 2018]
GCAA appeals to UN, int'l orgs to lift ban on Sanaa Airport
[23 May 2018]
President al-Mashat congratulates Venezuela's Maduro for his 2nd win
[23 May 2018]
FM condoles his Cuban counterpart in air plane crash
[20 May 2018]
  About Yemen
Yemen's Eco-Tourism Attractions.
[12/June/2004] Yemen has got a wide variety of ecotourism attractions make it one of the best ecotourism destinations in the world. It is characeterized by its unspoiled beautiful beaches that stretch along side the Red Sea and Arab Sea with a 2000kms distance.

There are about (113) islands, large number of them, are very rich with rare Eco-diversities, such as, Soctara Archipelago , Kamaran Island, and Hunaish Archipelago. Yemen isles have great deal of tourist potentials on top of which is hiking, fishing, swimming and climbing mountains.

Yemeni ecotourism attractions offer a heaven-sent chance for , studying rare fauna and flora, swimming and Scuba Diving in the surrounding marine areas. Visitors can enjoy watching coral reefs, color fish, and other rare indigenous marine lives such as (Mangrove Trees, Giant Tortoises, rare species of Sharks, Dolphins and so on).
Visitors also can go watching over (360) spies of wild birds including (13) endemic in the mainland and (6) in Soctara island)…etc.

Natural attractions also spread in different regions in Yemen such as High Mountains with beautiful emerald Terraces (grown with Coffee, barely corn, grapes, fogs and many other Yemeni original grains and fruits).

The highest Mountain is Jabal Al-Nabi Shouyab , raising about (3660) meters above sea level. It is considered to be the highest peak in the Arabian Peninsula. The country contains several green Valleys with fascinating water falls, run off water and Mineral Hot Spas.

There are also Plains (e.g. Tehama Plain extends along the Yemeni coast of the Red Sea) and deserts e.g.( Al Roub Al Khali Desert in the eastern part of the country and Ramlat Al Saba'tain Desert) in Hadaramout.

Yemen has a climatic diversities therefore a visitor gets surprised with this unique climate as he/she feels, during trips throughout the territory , with four seasons in one visit.

The weather is moderate in the Middle Plateau - the temperature is between 25c and 30c and cool in the Central Highlands - the temperature is less than 20c and hot in the Plains and Deserts- the temperature is between 35c and about 42c.

Eco-tourists could acquire unforgettable experiences and knowledge through several ecotouristical activities and visitations to these unique, unspoiled and undisturbed ecotourism attractions in Yemen.

Two natural areas declared legally to be protected areas for their rare undisturbed natural Eco- diversity such as Socotra Island in the Arabian Sea and Autma district in Dhamar Governorate, some (127km) south Of the capital Sana’a.
There are many other regions are due to be declared as natural protected areas in the country such as Jebel Bura’a, Shahara, Eraf and Sharma.
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UPDATED ON : Fri, 25 May 2018 17:35:41 +0300