Adi Keyh
in Debub Region, Eritrea

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
14.844 and 39.377 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 14° 50' 39" and E 39° 22' 37"
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: 08:33 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Africa/Asmara
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:11 am and 6:18 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-14.165 and -141.272 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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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: 2019-09-19 07:22:38

Delve into Adi Keyh

Adi Keyh in Debub Region with it's 13,061 habitants is located in Eritrea about 45 mi (or 73 km) south-east of Asmara, the country's capital town.

Current time in Adi Keyh is now 08:33 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Africa / Asmara with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 6 airports close to Adi Keyh. The closest airport in Eritrea is Asmara International Airport in a distance of 44 mi (or 71 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Aksum in Ethiopia at a distance of 66 mi (or 106 km).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Mendefera, Asmara, Massawa, Mai-Mne and Keren. 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: 32°C / 89 °F

Morning Temperature 32°C / 89 °F
Evening Temperature 32°C / 89 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 47%
Air Pressure 1010.8 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 66% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 23rd of September 2019

28°C (82 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Tuesday, 24th of September 2019

28°C (83 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 25th of September 2019

30°C (86 °F)
25°C (76 °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.


Senafe is a market town in southern Eritrea, on the edge of the Ethiopian highlands. The surrounding area is inhabited by the Saho people and the Tigrinya people. Senafe is known for the ruins of Metera (also known as Balaw Kalaw), the monolithic church of Enda-Tradqan, the monastery of Debre Libanos (built in the sixth century and known for its mummies) and for the local stone outcrops.

Located at 14.7, 39.4167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Debub Region, Populated places in Eritrea


Keskese is the site of an ancient Aksumite ruin in Eritrea, 8 kilometres north of Matara. Dating from around 500 BCE, it is known for its stelae. Some of the latter are inscribed in Ge'ez and up to 14 metres in height. The site was excavated by Daniel Habtemichael in the early 2000s (decade).

Located at 14.7469, 39.4247 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Archaeological sites in Eritrea, Geography of Eritrea

Adi Keyh

Adi Keyh is a market town in Eritrea, lying approximatively 110 kilometers southeast of Asmara. It lies almost 2,500 metres above sea level and has a population of around 25,000 people. The ruins of Qohaito and Toconda lie near the town. Alternative spellings of its name include: Adi Caie, Addi Caieh, Adi Ciah, Adi Keih, Adi Keyih and Adi Kaie.

Located at 14.8333, 39.3667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Debub Region, Populated places in Eritrea

Matara, Eritrea

Matara (or Metera) is an archaeological site in Eritrea. Situated a few kilometers south of Senafe, it was a major city in the Dʿmt and Aksumite kingdoms. Since Eritrean independence, the National Museum of Eritrea has petitioned the Ethiopian government to return artifacts removed from the site. However, the efforts have thus far been rebuffed.

Located at 14.6747, 39.4247 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Aksumite cities, Ancient cities, Archaeological sites in Eritrea, Debub Region, Former populated places in Eritrea

Senafe District

Senafe Subregion is a subregion in the Debub (Southern) region of Eritrea. Iys capital is Senafe, and high points include Embra Soira.

Located at 14.7, 39.4167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Debub Region, Districts of Eritrea

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Adi Keih, Ādī K’eyih, Addicaiè, Adi Keyeh, Addi Caieh, Adi Caieh, Addi Kaye, Adi Keyh