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Historical Places of Ethiopia

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 8 - 12 day(s)
Group Size: 2 - 12 people
Destination(s): Ethiopia  
Specialty Categories: Ancient Amazing Places   Genealogy  
Season: January - October
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: Yes
Minimum Per Person Price: 920 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 1742 US Dollar (USD)

Day 1: after arriving to Addis Ababa I took you to hotel leaving the luggage then we take a mini tour of Addis Ababa starting from the first biggest open market in Africa to the national museum of Ethiopia watching lot of ancient history telling materials also fossil of mankind aged of 3 million years and 4 million years young girl fossil both got from Afar region of Ethiopia then at the night time watching cultural dancing called “eskista” and testing the traditional dishes of Ethiopia at cultural club.

Day 2: domestic flight to Axum. Axum is been capital city of Abyssinia former name of Ethiopia so this ancient town has several historical attractions such as obelisks of Axum they are a lot of obelisks but the dominants are three those implies sample of multi story building those obelisks are build in 12 century UNESCO also gives recognition ,also the church of st. marry or Zion where the original Ark of the convenient is kept secretly. This Kingdom is dominant, also its territory was wide to Middle East and its own coin.

Day 3: domestic flight to Lalibela. Lalibela is magnificent rock-hewn church of 14 century, which are carved out of living volcanic tuff with amazing architectural skill, this churches erected by king Lalibela his ambition was to make this place holly land of Christianity so there are about seven surrounding churches both of them have their own specialties by architectural but they are same been erected from one single bedrock it is amazing place that you should watch in your life that the world has never seen yet elsewhere.

Day 4: Domestic flight to Gonder. This town is founded by King Fasil also this town is been used as capital of Ethiopia the dominant attraction of this town is The Fasil palace founded by king Fasil in 16 century, this palace have amazing architectural design it is two story battlemented structure its inner walls were decorated with ivory, mirrors and paintings of palm trees and its ceiling was covered with gold-leaf and precious stones it surrounded by 900-m-long palisade inside this garden there are a lot of palaces including king Fasil children’s palaces and other kings palace both palaces have there attractions also in this garden there is rectangular swimming pool which was supplied by canal from the near by river.

Days 5-6: drive to Semen Mountain National Park. This park is the world heritage in 1978 due to the park amazing land escape going up to 4,500 meter mountain called Ras Dashen the fourth highest in Africa also endemic animals such as gelada baboons and walia Ibex and endemic birds Thick-billed raven,white-collared pigeon, Black-headed siskin, wattled Ibis ,white-billed starling and so much more this place is vantage if you like to camp and trekking.

Day 7: drive to Bahirdar. Bahirdar is one of Ethiopia tourist destination many tourists didn’t want to leave this town because the town has beautiful well designed ,friendly people,the weather is good and have the wide lake called “Tana “ this lake depth is 14 m its area is about 3673 km2 it is the hub of world’s longest river blue Nile.

Day 8: watching the Islands monasteries and churches. This trip made by boat trip there are 30 ancient churches and monasteries in the lake “Tana”islands this all are made before 14 century re painted by 17 century both of them fund in different island the journey is more interesting when you watch different topography of the islands.

Day 9: flight back to Addis Ababa. After having rest and eating lunch we go to small town called “Debrezit” this town is found only 40 km from Addis it is a small town but got have potential of natural attraction there are seven lakes this lakes formed due to volcanic this area is one part of the great East African riftvally area you can swim in the beautiful lakes watching amazing nature and bird watching you will stay the night at beautiful beach resort watching the sun set.

Day 10: back to Addis. Late in the morning having sun shower with birds singing and eating break fast we will back to Addis in 45 min Drive then you will watch the rest of Addis Ababa then shopping of cultural dresses for the memo and taking you to Bole international air port.

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Airfare is not included in the tour price.

About This Supplier
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Location: Ethiopia
Joined InfoHub: Dec 2014

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