in Debub Region, Eritrea

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
  • Aksum (Unesco heritage, 55 mi)
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
14.922 and 38.672 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 14° 55' 18" and E 38° 40' 19"
Currency and Currency Code:
Nakfa - ERN
Spoken languages:
Afar, Arabic, Tigrinya
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 08:26 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Africa/Asmara
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:13 am and 6:25 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-14.165 and -141.272 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Eritrea in Eastern Africa

Safety Score: 3,4 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Eritrea.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Eritrea. Last Update: 2019-09-17 07:22:30

Explore Ādī-Gureto

Ādī-Gureto in Debub Region is located in Eritrea about 34 mi (or 54 km) south-west of Asmara, the country's capital.

Local time in Ādī-Gureto is now 08:26 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Asmara with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Ādī-Gureto. The closest airport in Eritrea is Asmara International Airport in a distance of 30 mi (or 48 km), North-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 Aksum in Ethiopia at a distance of 55 mi (or 88 km).

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Mendefera, Mai-Mne, Asmara, Keren and Massawa. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 30°C / 86 °F

Morning Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 85 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 43%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 80% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Wednesday, 18th of September 2019

26°C (79 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Thursday, 19th of September 2019

32°C (89 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Sky is clear, clear sky.

Friday, 20th of September 2019

30°C (86 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

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.


Mendefera, formerly Adi Ugri, is the capital city of the Debub Region of Eritrea. The name Mendefera derives from the high hill in the center of the city and is a source of pride to Eritreans. It means 'no one dared' and is a reminder of the fierce resistance put up by the local people to the Italian colonialism.

Located at 14.8833, 38.8167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Aksumite cities, Debub Region, Regional capitals in Eritrea, Populated places in Eritrea


Seraye is the name of a former Province of Eritrea. It has since been incorporated primarily into the Debub Region, though some western districts have become part of the Gash-Barka Region. It is believed that the name of the Province from the "dark forests" which once thrived on its fertile ground. Today the region is home to twelve monasteries of the Eritrean Orthodox Church as well as a number of new factories in the town of Mendefera.

Located at 14.8333, 38.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Former provinces of Eritrea, History of Ethiopia

Mendefera District

Mendefara Subregion is a subregion in the Debub (Southern) region of Eritrea. Its capital lies at Mendefera.

Located at 14.8833, 38.8167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Debub Region, Districts of Eritrea


Areza is a town in Eritrea. Located in the Debub (Southern) region, it is the capital of the Areza district.

Located at 14.9333, 38.5667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Eritrea, Debub Region

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Ādī-Gureto.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Adi Grot, ‘Adī Groto, Adi Grotto, Ādī Goroto, Adi Goreto, Ādī-Gureto