Sanaa University, Sanaa

Sanaa University, Sanaa

Sana'a University was established in 1970 as the first and the primary university in the Yemen Arab Republic.

When Sana'a university was first established, it included only two faculties. In 1974, those specialties were developed and formed three new faculties. Also, the Faculty of Sharia and Law celebrated the launch of the Business Department, which became an independent faculty a year later. By that time, the university included five faculties and continued expansion until it included the rest of the other specialties. In 2000, the university included 17 faculties, ten of which were in Sana'a including all type of Academic specialties and the rest were spread in different provinces around the country.

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Sight Name: Sanaa University
Sight Location: Sanaa, Yemen
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
Guide(s) containing this sight: Sanaa Bir-al Azab District Tour  

Walking Tours in Sanaa, Yemen

Create Your Own Walk in Sanaa

Create Your Own Walk in Sanaa

Creating your own self-guided walk in Sanaa is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Sanaa Bir-al Azab District Tour

Sanaa Bir-al Azab District Tour

Bir-al-Azab, within Sanaa’s Old Town, appeared in the 14th century as a place for state institutions and residences for the city’s aristocracy. This district’s central point, Al-Tahrir Square, is surrounded by museums and a number of cafes, restaurants and shops. Take the following tour to discover the fascinating attractions in Sanaa’s Bir-al Azab district.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.0 Km or 2.5 Miles
Sanaa Daily Life Tour

Sanaa Daily Life Tour

Sanaa, an ancient city and the capital of Yemen, is home to a number of cultural, historical and commercial sites, including business offices of major world corporations. Learn more about the daily lives of this cosmopolitan city’s residents in the following tour.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.8 Km or 3 Miles
Modern Sanaa Tour

Modern Sanaa Tour

Sanaa, a beautiful Arabian city with a heavy concentration of unique architectural landmarks, as the capital of Yemen contains the country’s best mosques, parks and attractions. Take the following tour to discover Sanaa’s modern district, see Yemen’s most beautiful mosque and other popular sites.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.2 Km or 2.6 Miles
Sanaa Old Town Tour

Sanaa Old Town Tour

Dating back to the 10th century BC, Sanaa is one of the world’s oldest cities. Its historic district is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Its astonishing architecture, including houses originally decorated with friezes and beautiful stained glass windows, are unique. Take the following tour down the ancient streets of Sanaa’s Old Town and discover thousands of years of history.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.5 Km or 1.6 Miles