Eritrea Travel Guide

Nestled in the Horn of Africa with beautiful beaches and islands on the coastal Red Sea, Eritrea is a major travel destination in East Africa. Though its soaring relationship with Ethiopia affected the country’s tourism inflow, Eritrea attracts many by bestowing its historical and natural appeal. Here in Jaunt Monkey’s Eritrea Travel Guide, we are presenting a few useful tips, travel experiences, and Eritrea attractions.

Eritrea has its borders with Ethiopia, Djibouti, and Sudan. Some of the awe inspiring natural beauties including beaches, reefs, islands, mountains, and geographical depressions, can inspire even those with least passion for travel. Follow our Eritrea travel guide for the newest updates on Eritrea travel tips and Eritrea travel experiences.

Catterdale di Asmara | Eritrea Tourism Guide

10 Major Attractions of Eritrea

Eritrea, the northwestern African country, whose name transliterates to “red” due to its location along the coast of the Red ...
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Adulis of Eritrea | Eritrea Travel Guide

Adulis, the Ancient Port of Eritrea

Adulis or Aduli, located in Eritrea is a historical site and ancient port of Eritrea. This port city on the ...
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A church in Keren of Eritrea

Keren in Eritrea, the cultural capital of Eritrea

Keren, the picturesque mountain city of Eritrea is must go-to place in Eritrea. Keren in Eritrea is the second largest ...
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Dahlak Islands of Eritrea

The Dahlak Islands of Eritrea | Jaunt Monkey’s Places of Interest

Located in the Red Sea, Dahlak Islands, the Eritrean archipelago and one of the major tourist places in Eritrea, consists ...
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Capital city of Eritrea, Asmara attractions

Asmara Attractions, Eritrea Tourism | Jaunt Monkey Travel Guide

The city of Asmara, nicknamed as “Piccola Roma” or “Little Rome” because of the strong Italian influence on its architecture, ...
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Semenawi Bahri | Eritrea Tourism Guide

Best of Eritrea | Eritrea Tourism Guide

Situated along the Red Sea, this north eastern African country is one of the countries that make up the “Horn ...
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Basics: Eritrea Travel Guide

Capital of Eritrea: Asmara

Currency: Eritrean nakfa

Largest city: Asmara

National language(s): Tigrinya

Major tourist places in Eritrea: Asmara, Debre Bizen Monastery, Massawa, Filfil, Matara Ruins, and many more

Best time to visit Ethiopia: September to February is the best time to visit Eritrea. However, when visiting lower lands, it is better to consider November to March as the best time.