Arta Town is situated in the southeastern regions of the country of Djibouti. The total area, which is covered by the Arta Town in Djibouti, is approximately equal to one thousand and nine hundred square kilometers. The total number of people inhabiting the Arta Town at Djibouti are around six thousand and two hundred. Arta Town is a significant name in the list of the towns and cities of Djibouti. The name of the city came to the forefront since the peace talks that was held between the different factions of the Somali Civil War took place in Arta, in the year 2000.
Arta region is also important since the Transitional National Government of Somalia was established, in the year 2000 during the months of March-April, in Arta right after the Somali Civil War. In fact the Somalia National Peace Conference was also held in the country of Djibouti.
Arta Town of Djibouti is a very important one for tourists and visitors. Majority of the taxi services that are available in Djibouti are at Arta, which are a must for visiting the tourist attractions of the place. The major attractions at Djibouti, some of which is well accessible from Arta Town, include the Presidential Palace, the Central Market, Le Marche Central, Lac Abbe, lac Goubet, Lac Asal, Grand Bara, Petit Bara, Gulf of Tadjoura, Obock and Tadjoura.