Tour Code: AET-03
Duration: 10 days & 9 nights
Type of tour:- Historical and Nature tours
Mode of transport:- both domestic flight and Surface
Day 1:-Arriving to Addis Ababa,
City tour in Addis Ababa from the first biggest open air market in Africa to the national museum of Ethiopia watching lot of ancient historical materials also fossil of early mankind, then at the night time watching cultural dancing called “eskista” and testing the traditional dishes of Ethiopia at cultural restaurant. Overnight in Friendship hotel.
Day 2:- Addis Ababa - to Bahirdar domestic flight
Visiting the most beautiful city of Ethiopia ,lake shore of “Tana “ this lake is about 3673km2 it is the starting point of world’s longest river blue Nile, Depending on the season watching the blue Nile waterfall , overnight in Tana hotel.
Day 3:- watching the Islands monasteries and churches
Boat trip on Lake Tana, visiting the ancient monasteries found on the islands this all are made before 14 century both of them fund in different island the journey is more interesting when you watch different topography of the islands also watching coffee farm, overnight in Tana hotel.
Day 4:- Bahirdar - Gonder, drive
Sightseeing of the ancient city of Gonder which is founded by King Fasil in the 16th century, visiting the Fasil palace which have got amazing architectural design& the Debre Birhan Selassie church, overnight in Goha hotel.
Day 5:- Gonder - Semien mountain national park
Drive to Semien mountain national park which is a world heritage since 1978, watching Ethiopian tallest mountain called Ras Dashen also Ethiopian endemic animals such as gelada baboons, walia Ibex Ethiopian wolfs and endemic birds visiting the amazing scenery of the park, over night in Semien lodge.
Day 6:- semen mountain national park to Axum
After visiting the rest of the park drive to Axum in the scenic land escape, Overnight in Yeha hotel.
Day 7:- Axum
Visiting the major historical site of Ethiopia which is going to be the ancient obelisks those are UNESCO world heritages, the church of St. marry or Zion where the original Ark of the convenient is kept secretly on the afternoon visit the archeological site and the swimming pool Queen of Sheba, overnight in Yeha hotel.
Day 8:- Axum- Lalibela domestic flight
Lalibela is magnificent rock-hewn churches of 14 century, watching the seven surrounding churches both of them have their own specialties by architectural but they are same been erected from one single bedrock that the world has never seen yet ,overnight in Roha hotel.
Day 9:- Visiting the rest of Lalibela area
Excursion by mule around the town on the afternoon visiting the ancient Nakuto Le Ab church, overnight in Roha hotel.
Day 10:- Lalibela -Addis Ababa domestic flight
Visiting the rest of Addis Ababa including local art gallery, after you attend our farewell dinner with best Ethiopian coffee departure.
N.B. depending up on your request this Itinerary can be modify.