Why Visit Yemen?
Yemen, a nation located in the southern part of the Arabian Peninsula, spans approximately 527,968 square kilometers and is known for its ancient history, unique cultural heritage, and rugged landscapes.
Yemen’s history is intertwined with the kingdoms of Sheba and Himyar, Islamic influences, and trade along the ancient spice routes. Its culture reflects a blend of Yemeni traditions, tribal customs, and Islamic values, seen in its ornate mosques, traditional music, and the qat chewing tradition. Yemen’s diverse landscapes range from the deserts of the Rub’ al Khali (Empty Quarter) to the dramatic mountains of the Haraz region.