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Historic Tour in Ethiopia

Tour Code : Agape - 015
Tour Title : Historic Tour in Ethiopia
Duration : (7 nights/ 8 days)

Day 1: Arrive Addis Ababa transfer to hotel. Afternoon city tour of the capital. Including Entoto Mountains, with very nice view over the capital, and church of St Mary with adjacent museum of imperial objects. Then back to the city, for the National museum, and different historical monuments. O/N Hotel

Day 2: Fly to Bahir Dar , and transfer hotel for check-in. Morning drive to admire the Blue Nile falls. Afternoon boat trip of about 3-4 hours on lake Tana to admire the beautiful monasteries over the lake’s islands. O/N Hotel

Day 3: Drive to Gondar (180KM), city of castles and churches, visit the castle’s compound, the Debre Birhan Sellasie church (light of Trinity) with wonderful murals, the King Fasiladas bath etc. O/N Hotel

Day 4: Drive to Axum 345KM (also possible to fly), beginning of civilization in Ethiopia (history of more than 3,000 years), admiring spectacular views over the Semien Mountains. O/N Hotel

Day 5: Full day visit steles, different archaeological sites, the bath and the palace of Queen of Sheba, tomb of Kings and St. Mary of Zion church. O/N Hotel

Day 6: Fly to Lalibella, defined as the 8th wonder in the world, and afternoon visit the first group of the rock-hewn churches. Accommodation: Mount View Hotel

Day 7: Morning visit one of the churches out of the town. We propose an excursion by mules to the Asheten Mariam church, with spectacular views to the surrounding Mountains, afternoon visit second group of churches. O/N Hotel

Day 8: Fly to Addis Ababa, by admiring wonderful view. Afternoon visit the Mercato, biggest open air market in Africa, and souvenirs shops. Departure.

Note:  Hotels will be books according to your budget, Availability and your wishes.

Its also possible to extend this program with two days to visit the Semen Mountains National Park Like program Agape-016