in Dikhil Region, Djibouti
- Lower Valley of the Awash (Unesco heritage, 95 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 11.716 and 41.836 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 11° 42' 56" and E 41° 50' 9"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Franc - DJF
- Spoken languages:
- French, Arabic, Somali, Afar
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 08:23 PM (Friday)
- Timezone: Africa/Djibouti
- UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:55 am and 6:25 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -10.512 and -138.684 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Delve into Gâlâfi
Gâlâfi in Dikhil Region with it's 1,849 habitants is a town located in Djibouti about 89 mi (or 143 km) west of Djibouti, the country's capital town.
Time in Gâlâfi is now 08:23 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Africa / Djibouti with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Gâlâfi. The closest airport in Djibouti is Ali-Sabieh Airport in a distance of 72 mi (or 115 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. The closest heritage site is Lower Valley of the Awash in Ethiopia at a distance of 95 mi (or 153 km).
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Dikhil, Semera, `Arta, 'Ali Sabieh and Tadjoura. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Galafi, also known as Gâlâfi, is a village in Djibouti. Galafi is the official border crossing from Djibouti into Ethiopia. Situated on the border with Ethiopia, it is in the north west of Dikhil. It is located some 197 kilometers west of the national capital, Djibouti City.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Gâlâfi.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know: