Harar: The Walled City

Picture1—Harar is a place apart. Located south of the Chercher Mountains, this sensational city will blast your senses.

The old walled city, with 368 alleyways squeezed into just 1 sq km, 87 mosques and shrines, coffee scents wafting through the streets, animated markets, superb architecture, charming people and unique ambience, will make you feel like you’re floating through another time and space.

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