Yemen Tour Guide: Mareb

Yemen Tour Guide: Mareb Last updated on Monday 26th April 2010

The capital of the Sabean Kingdom from the fifth century BC and one of Yemen's most impressive archaeological sites.

There are two dams worth visiting visit: the ancient one, dating from about 10 BC; the modern one built in 1986.

An area about 2km southwest of the old town is the site of the ancient temples of the Queen of Sheba.

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