Regular tour for the historic route

Regular tour for the historic rout
Fixed departure date of each month
January; 1 ,10, 19,28,February ;6,15,24,March 5,14,23,April :1,10,19,28.May ,7,16,25,June 3,12,21,30,July 10,19,28,Auguest 6,15,24,September 2,11,20,29, October ,8,17,26,November 4,13,22,December 1,10,19,28.

Duration: 10 Days and 9 Nights

Tour code: ZTT 901

Transportation: Flight and Surface

Day 01: Arrival Addis Ababa, meet by our staff and transfer hotel. Afternoon tour of the capital. Visit Entoto Mountain, with very nice view over the capital, the National museum and the Trinity church. Afternoon the Merkato, biggest open air market in Africa and shops. Meals free; O/N hotel.

Day 02: Fly to Bahirdar, and transfer hotel for check-in. If time permits, go to visit Bezait palace, with very nice view over Tana lake and Blue Nile. Afternoon boat trip of about 4-5 hours on lake Tana to admire the beautiful monasteries over the lake’s islands. Some as Ura Kidane Mehret, Mahal Zeghie Gyorgis and if time permits Asua Mariam too. O/N in Bahirdar

Day 03: Morning drive to admire the Blue Nile falls. For Lunch back to Bahirdar. Afternoon drive to Gondar, city of castles and churches. Dinner and O/N Gondar.

Day 04: Full day visit of castles and churches in Gondar: visit the castle’s compound, the Debre- Birhan Sellasie church (light of Trinity) with wonderful murals, the King Fasiladas bath, the old Qusquam monastery, Empress Mentewab palace and more. O/N Gondar.

Day 05: Excursion to visit the Semien Mountains, with spectacular views. ON Gondar.

Day 06: Fly to Lalibela, defined as the 8th wonder in the world, and afternoon visit the first group of the rock-hewn churches. Meals and O/N in Lalibela

Day 07: Morning visit one of the churches out of the town. We propose an excursion by mules to the Asheten Mariam church, with spectacular views too. Or by car to the cave church of Naktuleab. Afternoon remaining churches in Lalibela. O/N hotel in lalibela .

Day 08: Fly to Axum, beginning of civilization in Ethiopia. Check-in hotel. Then visit the steles, different archeological sites, the bath and the palace of Queen of Sheba, tomb of Kings; churches, among which in the church of St Mary of Tsion (where legend says is deposited the Ark of Covenant). O/N in Axum.

Day 09: Fly to Addis Ababa. Afternoon free. Dinner traditional restaurant with folkloristic dances. O/N 4*hotel. Or same evening can depart too. Or can proceed to Omo valley program too.

Day 10: Departure

Meeting Place

All our tours start in Addis, at Bole international airport at 7:00 and ends at 22:00 in bole international airport.

 

 

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