Day 1: Arrival. Arrive at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport, meet with your guide and transfer to hotel for check in. O/N. Hotel.
Day 2: Fly to Bahir Dar. Check into airport to take the flight to Bahir Dar. Up on arrival, on board the boat for the cruise on Lake Tana for visiting Island churches including the church of Ura Kidaneleheret and Azewa Mariam. See also the point where Blue Nile Gorge leaves Lake Tana. After lunch, Drive to Blue Nile Fall. O/N. Hotel.
Day 3: Gonder. Drive to Gonder and explore the 17th century capital city-Gonder. The activity includes exploring of the royal palace compound and the Bathing pool of the Emperor Fasil. Don's miss of visiting Debre Birhan Selassie church for its remarkable Angle face cherubim`s on the ceiling. O/N. Hotel.
Day 4: Gonder / Lalibela. Fly to Lalibela. After check in to your hotel, visit the first group of the rock hewn churches of Lalibela. O/N. Hotel.
Day 5: 2nd groups of the Rock Churches. Today’s activity covers visiting of the second groups of the Rock churches, the cross-shaped church of Lalibela and the cave church of Nacutol’ab. O/N. Hotel.
Day 6: Fly to Axum. Make a site seeing activity of the city including visiting of Axum Archaeological museum, Axum St. Mary of Zion, Axum obelisk compound, tombs of Remhay, Palaces and burial Place for the King Kaleb and Gebre Meskal, Inscription of Ezana. Also visit “Maishum”- the bathing pool for Queen Sheba, “Danghur”- the palace for the Queen. O/N. Hotel.
Day 7: Back to Addis. Departure. Fly back to Addis Ababa. Half day city tour then attend Meskal (September 26), join with the local people to participate the celebration to lit the huge bone fire set in the middle of Meskal Square. In the evening departure.
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