Eritrea is located in Africa. Asmara is the capital and also one of the major cities. There are other cities like Keren, and Dekemhare that you can explore during your trip to Eritrea.
During your journey around Eritrea, you can try tsebhi, Injera, zigni, Fit-fit, Shahan ful and many other local food.
Eritrea general information
Eritrea accepts Nakfa (ERN). Therefore, we advise you to exchange money for the best rates before your trip.
Nowadays, almost 6.08 million individuals live in Eritrea.
Eritrea doesn’t have any official language on the federal level. However, travelers will also usually hear Tigrinya, Arabic, English, Beja, and Tigre these are the languages of the largest international communities within Eritrea.
Ethiopia, Sudan, and Djibouti border Eritrea.
Weather in Eritrea
Eritrea has a temperate climate. Summers are usually dry and hot, while winters are mild. If you are going to Eritrea in the summer, remember to take sunscreen, hat and sunglasses. Also, before traveling to Eritrea, we recommend you to find out about local traditions so you can pack appropriate clothes.