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    Harar is one of the world ancient civilization centre .It is one of the areas in Ethiopia Harar is a holy city and ancient in (1520) . Famous for its ancient buildings , its great city walls and as a centre of learning and Muslim Scholarship ( the town has more than 99 mosques .The city is well known for its superb handicrafts that include woven , textiles , basket ware , silverware and handsomely bound books and Harar has been a place of pilgrimage from all over the world for many years .

    Things to visit in Harar .

    The city walls

    The city walls and the narrow street lined with traditional Harari Gegar House

    Rimbaud House & Museum as well

    A fine traditional house dating from the period when the French Poet Rimbaud lived in Harar . The Museum is a house dedicated to the famous French poet Arthur Rimbaud who lived in Harar during 1880’s .This historical building was built by Italian Merchant . The Museum starts functioning after it was renovated by French Government in 2000G.C and it serves as a centre of Research documentation.

    The first floor has a collection of old photograph of Harari , Arthur Rimbaud and many others . The second Floor has painting in its wall and roof in addition one have access to a spectacular panoramic view of Harar .

    The Hyena Man

    As evening falls local men attract wild hyenas to the city in a Bizzarre spectacular as they bravely feed these dangerous scavengers .

    Babile Elephant Sanctuary

    East from Harar is the Babile Elephant Sanctuary , close to a small town of the same name famous for its hot spring and the Babile ‘ Valley of Marvels ‘ .The 6982km2 reserve is a sanctuary for a range endemic sub species of Elephant but it also home to black -manned lions , Lesser and Greater Kudu , wild ass as well .

    Harari Regional state is located at about 526km away from Addis Ababa .It is especially remarked for old historic town of Harar ,which now a day is serving as one of the major tourist destination in Ethiopia . Part of the city wall the JUGOL encircled by a great defensive wall which was built 1450’s

    Tomb of Sheik Abadir *Harer Brewer Factory
    Grand Jaime Mosque *Harer National Museum
    Mekina Gurger *Eagle Feeding
    Ras Mekkonen statue *Dakhata National Rock
    Babile camel market
    Ras Mekonen Palace

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