Most travellers who come to Awdal are simply passing through on their way to . Although often ignored by the few tourists who make it to the country, this administrative region of the self-declared republic of is a destination in its own right.

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is a historic city in the north-western reaches of , in the autonomous republic of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

is the capital and the largest city of the northwestern Awdal region of The commercial seat of the province, it is situated near the border with . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.


10.5° or 10° 30' north
43.5° or 43° 30' east
Open Location Code
460 metres (1509 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 43527984
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: أقليم عدل
  • Arabic: أودال
  • Arabic: أودل
  • Arabic: إقليم أودل
  • Arabic: إقليم عدل
  • Arabic: اقليم عدل
  • Arabic: عدل
  • Basque: Awdal
  • Bulgarian: Аудал
  • Catalan: Awdal
  • Cebuano: Gobolka Awdal
  • Chinese: 奥达勒
  • Chinese: 奥达勒州
  • Chinese: 奧達勒
  • Chinese: 奧達勒州
  • Czech: Awdal
  • Danish: Awdal
  • Dutch: Awdal
  • English: Awadal Region
  • English: Awdal Region
  • Esperanto: Awdal
  • Finnish: Awdal
  • French: Awdal
  • Georgian: ავდალის რეგიონი
  • German: Awdal
  • German: Republik Awdal
  • German: Republik von Awdal
  • Greek: Αουντάλ
  • Hungarian: Awdal
  • Indonesian: Awdal
  • Italian: Adal
  • Italian: Awdal
  • Japanese: アウダル州
  • Javanese: Awdal
  • Korean: 아우달
  • Korean: 아우달 주
  • Literary Chinese: 奧達勒州
  • Norwegian: Awdal
  • Persian: اودال
  • Polish: Awdal
  • Portuguese: Awdal
  • Russian: Авдал
  • Russian: Аудаль
  • Somali: Awdal
  • Somali: Gobolka Awdal
  • Spanish: Awdal
  • Spanish: Región de Awdal
  • Swedish: Awdal
  • Turkish: Adal
  • Ukrainian: Авдал
  • Urdu: عدل علاقہ
  • Wu Chinese: 奥达勒州
  • Yue Chinese: 奧達勒
  • Zulu: Awdal
  • عدل Awdal

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