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Simien Mountain and Danakil are two different landscapes, simien mountains are part of the Ethiopian Highlands. They are a World Heritage Site and include the Simien Mountains National Park. The mountains consist of plateaus separated by valleys and rising to pinnacles. Where as danakil is one of the most geologically active regions with three tectonic plates meeting at the Afar Triple Junction. When tectonic plates move apart like at Danakil, it creates lave lakes, hot springs, geysers and fissures in the ground. The rock-hewn churches of Lalibela in Ethiopia are the most extraordinary man-made sites in sub-Saharan Africa. Our tour is unique as it is well-arranged including "must visit" historic sites of Lalibela which we deliver all with Ethiopian hospitality and touch.
Explore Ethiopia’s nature and culture on this guided excursion. After a airport pickup, visit one of the country’s oldest monasteries, Debre Libanos, and see its tombs, museum, and the nearby cave where its founding saint prayed. Head to the Blue Nile Gorge and admire amazing views while watching for Ethiopia’s endemic Gelada monkey. Enjoy a traditional coffee ceremony and a delicious dinner to finish your day of exploring.
Booking this tour can help you avoid the disappointment that sightseeing can bring. Our company let you know what you’ll be seeing ahead of time, and you’ll never arrive to learn that a site is closed for the day or that tickets have sold out.
After early pick up from your hotel we will have a scenic view Ethiopia's Capital Addis Ababa at some high points while your personal guide unfolds Ethiopia’s rich history on this door-to-door tour of three essential sites south of the city. Learn about humanity’s earliest origins at prehistoric Melka Kunture; tour the 12th-century rock-cut church of Adadi Mariam; and visit ancient Tiya, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Enjoy lunch, water, and hot drinks along the way.
The Historic Route is one of the greatest treasures of Ethiopia .Nowhere else in the world can you see riches of man’s past such as those in the northern part of Ethiopia most of them are registered by UNSCO as world heritage site. A history that stretched back to the time of prehistoric man the 5th century B.C pagan temple of Yeha, Debre Damo monastery, the 12th century rock hewn churches of Lalibela, the medieval castles of Gonder, the famous Blue Nile fall with the 13th century painting monastery of Lake Tana at Bahir Dar spectacular scenery, peoples, customs landscape Riches that cover the history of Ethiopia.
- Experience Ethiopia’s magnificent history on this guided adventure- Visit Melka Kunture, Adadi Mariam, and UNESCO-listed Tiya- Travel more intimately: just you, your group, your driver, and your guide.- Marvel at the impressive architecture of the Lalibela rock-hewn churches- Explore the mysterious Tiya archaeological site with a knowledgeable guide - Make the most of limited time with convenient hotel pickup and drop-off
Experience many of Addis Ababa’s highlights on one comprehensive and affordable half-day tour. After a convenient hotel or airport pickup, catch amazing views of Ethiopia’s capital city from atop Enoto. Explore important landmarks like the 15th-century church and Rastafarian pilgrimage site St. George Cathedral. Visit the National Museum, where the 3 million-year-old fossil of Lucy is kept, and Merkato, the giant open-air market.
Discovor the 12th century UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE rock-hewn churches of Lalibela, the ‘new Jerusalem’ and the holiest town in the whole of Ethiopia with our professional tour guide! The still active rock-hewn churches of the 12th Century attracts so many visitors and it sometimes consider as the 8th wonder of the world which we are really passionate to help our customers discover about the hidden beauties of the country's historical destinations!The churches are excavated from a sloping mass of red volcanic scoria under laid by dark grey basalt and interconnected by a maze of tunnels and passages with openings to hermit caves and catacombs the rock-hewn churches give the impression of an underground city. But not only have the rock-churches survived until today. Something far older has, too. With our full day Lalibela churches Tours, you will definitely visit all the churches including Bet Giyorgis (St George), constructed in honour of the patron Saint George.
Travelers see The National Museum. And shero meda a caltural traditional dress market and see a unique complex and biggest market in Africa merkato On the way to merkato a chance to see a victory monument in Arat kilo At the end of the tours a Buffet Dinner in one of the finest traditional restaurant having a Delicious Ethiopian cuisine with a traditional Ethiopian music show
visit to the peaceful waters of Lake Tana is truly memorable experience for visitors from near and far. The first view will take your breath away: a vast expanse of water stretching as far as the horizon to form Ethiopia’s largest lake. The “Smoking Water” falls of the Blue Nile are one of the most spectacular sights on the whole of the Nile system. The Blue Nile leaves Lake Tana and travels for around 30 km through papyrus thickets and fields before plunging over a sheer chasm, cascading 45 meters and thundering onto the bare rocks below.
The city tour is unique in that it is customizable and has ranging prices that suit our customers' needs which includes a special Injera making tour,honey-wine, coffee ceremony (where you will get to see the entire coffee process in front of you, from roasting to enjoying a cup of coffee)..
This package will enable you visit the national museum of the country which holds the famous Lucy(Australopithecus), dated back to 3.2 million years. Set within Haile Selassie’s former Palace and Addis Ababa University Sidist Kilo Campus is the Ethnological Museum. This museum displays artefacts, handicrafts, as well as bedroom, bathroom and exorbitant changing room of Emperor Haile Selassie. The other attraction is the beautifully painted Holy Trinity Cathedral. The cathedral bears the title ‘Menbere Tsebaot’, or ‘Pure Altar’.The cathedral complex also includes the Feast of God the Son Church, which is also known as the Church of the Four Heavenly Creatures. Mount Entoto, St. Mary church, Old palace of Emperor Menelik II, Merkato Open air Market and more are the other sightseeings included on this tour.
Between chaotic traffic and a sprawling layout, navigating Addis Ababa can be intimidating, but exploring with a personal driver and guide takes the stress out of experiencing Ethiopia’s must-see capital. From a scenic viewpoint atop Mount Entoto to a Second World War site, the Addis Ababa Museum, and the vast Merkato, this full-day private tour is a curated introduction to a fascinating city.
A guided tour is a great way to get to know Addis Ababa in just one day. Visit top sights like the National Museum, Merkato, and Entoto Hill along with your guide, who provides loads of information about the city and local culture that you might miss on your own. Plus, included transportation and a delicious vegetarian buffet make this a great-value option.
Self-driving Addis Ababa is not for the faint-hearted. Leave navigation to your private driver while your personal guide unfolds Ethiopia’s rich history on this door-to-door tour of three essential sites south of the city. Learn about humanity’s earliest origins at prehistoric Melka Kunture; tour the 12th-century rock-cut church of Adadi Mariam; and visit ancient Tiya, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Enjoy lunch, water, and hot drinks along the way.
Discover the hidden beauties of Ethiopia and its people culture, history, traditions, daily activities, beliefs and life style!The best way to discover the churches of Lalibela, Volcano and Denakil Depression.
A UNESCO World Heritage site and one of the most popular destinations in Ethiopia, the Rock-Hewn Churches at Lalibela can be intimidating to visit on your own. Going as part of a guided tour not only eliminates transportation logistics to the ten churches scattered about this medieval town, but also includes the benefit of a narrated trip so you can better grasp the history and significance of these monolithic destinations.
Visit three important historical sites in one day on this day trip from Addis Ababa—a great choice for exploring important places on a time budget. Travel straight from the capital to important sites including the Adai Mariam rock-hewn churches, the UNESCO-listed Tiya archaeological site, and more, all with the benefit of a guide to provide insight into each attraction as you go. This small-group tour is limited to just six people so you can ask your guide plenty of questions.
If you’re short on time, a Rift Valley day trip gives you the most bang for your buck when it comes to sightseeing. A private driver means efficient transportation and hassle-free logistics on the way to top Rift Valley attractions, including Lake Ziway and the UNESCO-listed Tiya archaeological site. This tour also includes a coffee ceremony and nature watching boat tour for additional value.