Hammam al Maidan (Oriental Bath), Sanaa

Hammam al Maidan (Oriental Bath), Sanaa

Built by the Turks, Sanaa’s Old Town contains 15 hammams, or bathhouses. Still frequented among locals, Hammam al-Mayday near Ghumdan Fortress is the most popular one in the city. Open until late at night, the hammams include separate facilities for men and women.

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Hammam al Maidan (Oriental Bath) on Map

Sight Name: Hammam al Maidan (Oriental Bath)
Sight Location: Sanaa, Yemen (See walking tours in Sanaa)
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
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