Experience the Charm of Asmara: A Guided Asmara Tour

  • 5 Hours
  • Max Guests : 12
  • Available: Anytime
Tour Details

Asmara tour. Discover the beauty and history of Asmara, the capital city of Eritrea, with our guided tour. From the stunning architecture to the vibrant art scene, our tour offers a unique perspective on the city’s top attractions. Join us for an unforgettable experience and explore all that Asmara has to offer.

Asmara, the capital city of Eritrea, is a unique blend of Italian colonial architecture and African culture. The city has a rich history, having been occupied by various powers throughout the centuries. It was under Italian rule from 1889 to 1941, and the influence of Italian architecture and culture can still be seen in the city today. Our guided tour will take you through the city’s history and show you the best of what Asmara has to offer.

Pick up location

From your Hotel  08:00 – 08:15

Drop off location

To your Hotel  15:00 – 15:15

Price Includes

  • Tour Guide
  • Entrance Fees
  • All transportation in destination location

Price Excludes

  • Meals
  • Insurance

What to Expect

Asmara is Eritrea’s capital and most populous city in the country’s central region. It is located at an altitude of 2,325 meters, making it the sixth highest capital in the world of elevation. The city is at the top of a path on the northwestern edge of the Eritrea Highlands and the Great Rift Valley in neighboring Ethiopia.

In 2017, the city was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site for its well-preserved modernist architecture. In the city, you will find one of the world’s finest collections of architecture from the early 20th century. There are more than 400 buildings to be recognized by UNESCO.

  • View the City Centre
  • Visit the Tank Graveyard
  • Fiat Tagliero

08:00 AM - 12:00 AMWalk around downtown Asmara

We will spend about 4 hours exploring central Asmara. The city is known as “Piccola Roma” (Little Rome), and its most striking collection of art deco became popular in the 1920s. Many of its buildings display Art Deco architectural wonders such as:

The Roman Catholic cathedral, St Mary Coptic church, Al Khulafa al Rashedin, Market [vegetable, spices, souvenir, Medeber (recycling depot)], Fiat Tagliero building.

12:00 AM - 13:00 PMCoffee break

Coffee break or we take a little more extended break for those we eat lunch in lung peace

13:00 AM - 15:00 PMSpecial Interest Tour

We end our tours by visiting the Nationalmuseum and Tank graveyard. It’s a bleak reminder of one of Africa’s longest wars in recent memory, the Eritrean War of Independence, fought between 1961 and 1991 and the Eritrean railway was constructed between 1887 and 1932



Can I get the refund?

In the event that Adulis Travel does not provide one of the services In the program, we will offer an opportunity to refund the services not provided, except in force majeure cases or adverse weather conditions, delays or cancellations of international or domestic flights, road conditions, or, if you are denied, obtaining a Travel permit. (All tourists must have a travel permit to travel outside Asmara)

Payment Method

We strongly recommend that you book in advance. In order to confirm the tour, we require a 5% deposit to be paid in advance. This can be done by payment to an account on our PayPal accounts in USD. The balance is payable upon the arrival of cash.
You can also pay the entire amount in advance to our PayPal account. We’ll always send the invoice with all banking information.

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