Haifa

Haifa is the third largest city in and the largest city in the north of the country with a population close to 300,000. The city is located on Israel's Mediterranean shoreline, on Mount Carmel and at its foot.
Photo: Mipago, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Garden
The Baháʼí World Centre is the name given to the spiritual and administrative centre of the Baháʼí Faith, representing sites in or near the cities of and Haifa, Israel. Photo: Mipago, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
A Bahá'í House of Worship or Bahá'í temple is a place of worship of the Baháʼí Faith.

Theatre
The is the first municipal theater company of Haifa, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

Museum
The is a museum on the crest of , in Haifa, , dedicated to the preservation and exhibition of Japanese art. Photo: Whaa?, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
is a district of Haifa, . Located on the northern slope of between the upper and lower city overlooking the Port of Haifa and Haifa Bay, it was once the commercial center of Haifa. Photo: Tomer chelouche, Public domain.

Suburb
The was established in Ottoman Haifa in 1868 as a German Templer Colony in Palestine. Photo: StateofIsrael, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Suburb
is a mixed neighbourhood with a majority of Ahmadi Muslim Arabs and a significant minority of Jews in Haifa, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Haifa

Latitude
32.8191° or 32° 49' 8.8" north
Longitude
34.9984° or 34° 59' 54.2" east
Open Location Code
8G4PRX9X+J9
Population
267,000
IATA airport code
HFA
United Nations Location Code
IL HFA
Elevation
40 metres (131 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1656107649
Geo­Names ID
294801
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Haifa
  • Afrikaans: Hefa
  • Albanian: Haifa
  • Arabic: Haifa
  • Arabic: جحفية
  • Arabic: حيفا
  • Aragonese: Haifa
  • Aramaic: ܚܝܦܐ
  • Armenian: Հայֆա
  • Armenian: Հեյֆա
  • Armenian: Հեֆա
  • Azerbaijani: Hayfa
  • Bashkir: Хайфа
  • Basque: Haifa
  • Bavarian: Haifa
  • Belarusian: Хайфа
  • Bengali: হাইফা
  • Breton: Haifa
  • Bulgarian: Хайфа
  • Catalan: Haifa
  • Catalan: Hefà
  • Catalan: חֵיפָה
  • Cebuano: Haifa
  • Central Kurdish: حەیفا
  • Chechen: Хайфа
  • Chinese: 海法
  • Chuvash: Хайфа
  • Croatian: Haifa
  • Czech: Haifa
  • Danish: Haifa
  • Dimli: Haifa
  • Dutch: Haifa
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: حيفا
  • English: Hayfa
  • English: Hefa
  • Esperanto: Haifa
  • Esperanto: Haifo
  • Esperanto: Hajfa
  • Esperanto: Hajfo
  • Esperanto: Ĥajfo
  • Estonian: Haifa
  • Finnish: Haifa
  • Finnish: Hefa
  • French: Haifa
  • French: Haïfa
  • French: Kaïffa
  • Gaelic (Scots): Haifa
  • Georgian: ხაიფა
  • Georgian: ჰაიფა
  • German: Cayphas
  • German: Haifa
  • German: Ḥaifa
  • Greek: Χάιφα
  • Gujarati: હૈફા
  • Hebrew: H̱efa
  • Hebrew: חיפה
  • Hebrew: חפה
  • Hindi: हाइफ़ा
  • Hindi: हैफ़ा
  • Hindi: हैफा
  • Hungarian: Haifa
  • Icelandic: Haifa
  • Icelandic: Haífa
  • Ido: Haifa
  • Indonesian: Haifa
  • Interlingue: Haifa
  • Irish: Haifa
  • Italian: Haifa
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  • Japanese: Haifa
  • Japanese: ハイファ
  • Japanese: ハイファー
  • Japanese: ハイフア
  • Javanese: Haifa
  • Kalaallisut: Haifa
  • Kannada: ಹೈಫ
  • Kazakh: Хайфа
  • Kirghiz: Хайфа
  • Korean: 하이파
  • Ladino: Haifa
  • Latin: Haifa
  • Latin: Hepha
  • Latvian: Haifa
  • Letzeburgesch: Haifa
  • Limburgish, Limburger, Limburgan: Haifa
  • Lithuanian: Haifa
  • Macedonian: Хаифа
  • Malay (generic): Haifa
  • Malayalam: Haifa
  • Malayalam: ഹായ്ഫ
  • Malayalam: ഹൈഫ
  • Manx: Haifa
  • Marathi: हैफा
  • Mingrelian: ხაიფა
  • Mingrelian: ჰაიფა
  • Mingrelian: ჰეფა
  • Mongolian: Хайфа
  • Nepali: हाइफा
  • Northern Frisian: Haifa (Steed)
  • Northern Frisian: Haifa
  • Norwegian: Haifa
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Haifa
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Haifa
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Hefa
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Aifa
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Haifa
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Хайфæ
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Хайфа
  • Panjabi: ਹੈਫਾ
  • Persian: حیفا
  • Polish: Hajfa
  • Portuguese: Haifa
  • Romanian: Haifa
  • Russia Buriat: Һайфа
  • Russian: Хайфа
  • Sardinian: Haïfa
  • Schwyzerdütsch: Haifa
  • Scots: Haifa
  • Scots: חֵיפָה
  • Serbian: Хаифа
  • Serbian: Хајфа
  • Serbian: חיפה
  • Serbo-Croatian: Haifa
  • Sicilian: Haifa
  • Sinhalese: හයිෆා
  • Slovak: Haifa
  • Slovak: Hajfa
  • Slovenian: Haifa
  • Sotho, Southern: Haifa
  • Spanish: Haifa
  • Swedish: Haifa
  • Swedish: Hefa
  • Tagalog: Chepa
  • Tagalog: Haifa
  • Tagalog: Hayfa
  • Tagalog: Hefa
  • Tagalog: Lungsod ng Ḥefa
  • Tagalog: Ḥayfā
  • Tagalog: Ḥefa
  • Tagalog: Ḥeyfa
  • Tamil: கைஃபா
  • Tamil: ஹைபா
  • Telugu: హైఫా
  • Thai: ไฮฟา
  • Tosk Albanian: Haifa
  • Turkish: Haifa
  • Turkish: Hayfa
  • Ukrainian: Хайфа
  • Urdu: حیفا
  • Uzbek: Hayfa
  • Uzbek: Xayfa
  • Vietnamese: Haifa
  • Waray (Philippines): Haifa
  • Welsh: Haifa
  • Wu Chinese: 海法
  • Yiddish: חיפֿה
  • Yiddish: חיפה
  • Yue Chinese: 海法
  • Zeeuws: Haifa
  • Caiffa
  • Heifā

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