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Mukayras is a town located in Yemen's Al Bayda Governorate, at an elevation of over 2,100 metres. The area is known for its historical significance, having been part of the South Yemen Protectorates under British rule from the 19th to the mid-20th century. Given its mountainous location, Mukayras might be ideal for visitors interested in hiking or exploring historical sites. The best time to visit Yemen is generally considered to be during the dry season, which lasts from roughly October to May. Temperatures tend to be mild during this time, making it more comfortable to explore the outdoors. Be sure to check the latest security information for Yemen before booking any travel.

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Airports near Mukayras

Here are 4 airports available for your flights to Mukayras, simplifying your travel arrangements. With these options, travelling to and from Mukayras becomes effortlessly straightforward.

Aden International Airport

Located approximately 350 kilometres southwest of Mukayras, Aden International Airport is the closest commercial passenger airport. It offers domestic and international flights to various destinations.


Sana'a International Airport

Situated around 500 kilometres northeast of Mukayras, Sana'a International Airport is another option for travellers. It serves both domestic and international flights, connecting to several major cities.


Djibouti-Ambouli International Airport

If you prefer a more regional airport, Djibouti-Ambouli International Airport is located approximately 400 kilometres east of Mukayras. From there, you can find connecting flights to other destinations in the region.


King Abdulaziz International Airport

Although a bit further away, King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, is a major hub in the region. It is approximately 800 kilometres northwest of Mukayras and offers a wide range of domestic and international flights. From Jeddah, you can then take a connecting flight to a more local airport closer to Mukayras.

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Buy your flights to Mukayras and pay later

Using Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) for flights to Mukayras offers several advantages. Spread the cost of your booking over time for more flexibility in managing travel expenses, making your adventure more budget-friendly.

There are often no interest charges if paid within the agreed timeframe, but this will need to be checked with the lending provider, and it can ease budgeting for your trip, ensuring a stress-free travel experience.

Things to do in Mukayras

In a city full of many sights to see, we've picked out our top 3 must-sees:

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Wadi Hadhramaut

This UNESCO World Heritage Site is a vast canyon system boasting some of the most impressive mudbrick architecture in the world. The Hadhramaut Valley was once a centre of the frankincense trade and is home to the historic city of Shibam, known as the "Manhattan of the Desert" for its towering, densely packed mudbrick buildings.

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Thula Cave

Located near the town of Al Ain in Shabwah Governorate, Thula Cave is a vast underground cavern system considered one of the largest caves in the Arabian Peninsula. The cave is still being explored by speleologists, but it's known to contain a network of chambers, passageways and large sinkholes.

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This historic city is known for its Islamic architecture and its long history as a centre of Islamic scholarship. Nicknamed the "City of Poets and Scholars" for its many mosques and religious schools, Tarim is a fascinating place to learn about Yemeni culture and religion.

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