Route & dates
13 days in Yemen Itinerary
Fly: 18 h 15 min
Aden— 2 nights
Fly: 11 h
Socotra Island— 4 nights
Fly: 11 h 30 min
Sanaa— 3 nights
Fly: 18 h
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The port city of Aden has long been seen as one of the more cosmopolitan and liberal urban areas in the country.Step off the beaten path and head to Aban Mosque and Aden Mall. There's more to do: contemplate the long history of Tawilah Tanks Crater and explore the historical opulence of Sira Fortress.
For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Aden trip itinerary builder website.
Stockholm, Sweden to Aden is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Stockholm to Aden. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Stockholm in juni: high temperatures in Aden hover around 42°C and lows are around 34°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel to Socotra Island.
Things to do in Aden
Galapagos of the Indian Ocean
Off coast of the Arabian Peninsula and the Horn of Africa, Socotra Island has developed in almost total isolation, yielding a biodiversity that is unique in the world.Explore hidden gems such as Ayhaft Canyon National Park and Aomak Beach. There's still lots to do: stroll through Qalansiyah Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Arher Beach, head outdoors with Homhil Protected Area, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Skand Peak.
To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Socotra Island trip website.
The Route module can help you plan travel from Aden to Socotra Island. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Aden in juni since evenings lows in Socotra Island dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel to Sanaa.
Things to do in Socotra Island
One of the oldest cities in the world, the capital Sanaa provides visitors with a rich taste of ancient Arabian culture.Sanaa is known for historic sites and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Dar al-Hajar, get a taste of the local shopping with Souk Al-Milh, make a trip to Al Saleh Mosque, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Great Mosque of Sana'a.
To see photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Sanaa vacation tool.
Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Socotra Island to Sanaa. Traveling from Socotra Island in juni, expect Sanaa to be little chillier, temps between 35°C and 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel back home.