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Addis Ababa full day city tour

Addis Ababa full day city tour - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Duration: 8 hours
Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

From USD
$75.00

This is full day Addis Ababa city tour. This tour provides you a chance to catch up the main attraction sites of Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia ... More info ›

This is full day Addis Ababa city tour. This tour provides you a chance to catch up the main attraction sites of Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia. The tour will start from 08:30 and ends at 17:30 hours everyday. Pick up and drop off point can be airport or hotel. In this tour you will see Addis Ababa National Museum, Saint Trinity Cathedral Church, Ethnographic Museum, Entoto Hill and Merkato, the largest open air market in Africa.

On this tour you have also a chance to buy local goods such as as traditional clothes and souvenirs.

Items included in the price:
• Transport by private vehicle
• Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
• Driver/guide
• Entrance fees

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Addis Ababa Museum, Meskel Square, Addis Ababa Ethiopia

The tour starts 8:30 in the morning.

First visit Trinity Cathedral church which is a famous cathedral church with a lot historical and religious importance.

Visit national museum which a home to diverse history and culture of Ethiopia from 3.2 million years to present day.

Continue to ethnographic museum which was once the residential Palace of emperor Hailesilassie and other royal family. The compound is now serving as the main campus of Addis Ababa University.

After lunch break, visit Merkato the largest open air market in Africa where almost all goods and services are on sale.

Finally climb mount entoto, for the best view of Addis Ababa city.

Then drive back to your designated place within Addis Ababa.

Duration: 1 day

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Addis Ababa half day city tour

Addis Ababa half day city tour - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Duration: 4 hours
Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

From USD
$55.00

This is half day Addis Ababa city tour. This tour provides you a chance to catch up the some attraction sites of Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia just in 4 hours ... More info ›

This is half day Addis Ababa city tour. This tour provides you a chance to catch up the some attraction sites of Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia just in 4 hours. The tour will start before noon at 08:30 to 12:30 or after noon at 13:30 to 17:30 hours everyday. Pick up and drop off point can be airport or hotel. In this tour you will see National Museum, St. George Cathedral, the view of Addis Ababa from Mount Entoto and Merkato, the largest open air market in Africa.

On this tour you have also a chance to buy local goods such as as traditional clothes and souvenirs. 

Items included in the price: 
- Transfer and transport 
- Entrance fees

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Addis Ababa Museum, Meskel Square, Addis Ababa Ethiopia

The tour starts 8:30 in the morning or 1:30 in the afternoon (visitors can choose the time that suits them).

First visit Saint George Cathedral church which is a famous cathedral church with a lot historical and religious importance.

Then visit national museum which a home to diverse history and culture of Ethiopia from 3.2 million years to present day.

Continue to visit "Merkato" the largest open air market in Africa where almost all goods and services are on sale.

Finally climb mount entoto, for the best view of Addis Ababa city.

Then drive back to your designated place within Addis Ababa.

Duration: 5 hours

Stop At: Addis Ababa Museum, Meskel Square, Addis Ababa Ethiopia

The tour starts 8:30 in the morning or 1:30 in the afternoon (visitors can choose the time that suits them).

First visit Saint George Cathedral church which is a famous cathedral church with a lot historical and religious importance.

Then visit national museum which a home to diverse history and culture of Ethiopia from 3.2 million years to present day.

Continue to visit "Merkato" the largest open air market in Africa where almost all goods and services are on sale.

Finally climb mount entoto, for the best view of Addis Ababa city.

Then drive back to your designated place within Addis Ababa.

Duration: 5 hours

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Day trip to Debre Libanos Monastery and Portuguese Bridge

Day trip to Debre Libanos Monastery and Portuguese Bridge - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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Duration: 9 hours
Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

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$130.00

This is a day trip from Addis Ababa to Debre Libanos monastery and Portuguese bridge. This tour takes about 9 hours ... More info ›

This is a day trip from Addis Ababa to Debre Libanos monastery and Portuguese bridge. This tour takes about 9 hours. Departure point can be airport or hotel.

Debre Libanos is a monastery in Ethiopia, lying northwest of Addis Ababa in the Oromia Region. Founded in the thirteenth century by Saint Tekle Haymanot. Along the side of the church, you cross a river and proceed on foot up a hill for about 15 minutes. According to legend, the Ethiopian Saint, Tekle Haimanot, prayed for 29 years, the legend says that he stood on one foot for so long that the other foot fell off. Sick people queue to receive holy water (which is believed to be a sign of the saint’s prayer).

Near the monastery, you find the rock bridge built by Portuguese in the 16th century.

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Stop At: Portuguese Bridge, Near the Blue Nile Water Fall, Debre Libanos Ethiopia

Morning (7:30 - 8:00 am), meet your driver/guide at preferred departure point, then drive 110 km north from Addis over the Entoto Mountains passing through the Sululta Plains to the Monastery of Debre Libanos established in the 13th century by Saint Tekle Haymanot, overlooking Jemma River Gorge, a tributary of the Blue Nile.

Take a short walk to observe the endemic Gelada Baboon and 16th century Portuguese bridge. Further drive to admire the Blue Nile Gorge, at some point depending on visiting time, have a picnic lunch and drive back to Addis Ababa.

On this trip you have the chance to buy local souvenir/handcrafts and other religious materials such as wooden cross.

The price includes:

Transfers and transport

Entrance fee

Driver/guide
• Afternoon tea/coffee

Duration: 9 hours

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4 Days Southern Ethiopia Cultural Tour

4 Days Southern Ethiopia Cultural Tour - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Duration: 4 days
Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

From USD
$570.00

This is a 4 days tour to Southern Ethiopia cultural routes. On this tour you will see different Ethiopian tribes and their cultures including the Oromo, the Gurage, the Wolayta, the Halaba and the Dorze ... More info ›

This is a 4 days tour to Southern Ethiopia cultural routes. On this tour you will see different Ethiopian tribes and their cultures including the Oromo, the Gurage, the Wolayta, the Halaba and the Dorze. In addition you will also visit Lake Awassa and lake chamo, the giant Nile crocodile and hippos and other aquatic life of these lakes.

Price includes:
- Pickup and drop off
- Ground transportation during the tour (Van or 4WD)
- Bed and breakfast
- Packed bottles of water (2 litres per person per day)
- Admission or Entrance fee to sites/places under visit
- Guiding service

Price Excludes
- Visa fee
- Lunch and Dinner
- Alcoholic drinks
- Tips

Activity Details (Itinerary)

DAY 01: ADDIS ABABA – ARBA MINCH

Morning (8am) pickup from your hotel, airport or from  any location in Addis Ababa and drive to Arba minch. On the way visit Rift Valley lakes that are teemed with different bird species. Overnight Ezana hotel or similar in Arba minch.

DAY 02: EXCURSION to LAKE CHAMO and DORZE VILLAGE

Morning after breakfast make boat trip on Lake Chamo to see the largest Nile crocodiles which measure up to 7 mts. Also enjoy hippos and other aquatic life of the Lake. In the fternoon drive to Chencha to visit Dorze tribes known for their unique housing style and traditional weaving skills. Then drive back to Arba minch. Overnight Ezana hotel or similar in Arba minch.

DAY 03: ARBA MINCH – AWASSA

Morning after breakfast drive to Awassa. On the way visit different colourful cultures and people such as Wolayta and Halaba. Proceed to Awassa, the most beautiful Ethiopian town located in the heart of the Great Rift Valley. Overnight Lake view resort or similar in Awassa.

DAY 04: AWASSA – ADDIS ABABA

Morning after breakfast, visit the traditional fish market at Lake Awassa. Then drive back to Addis. In the evening farewell dinner at cultural restaurant and transfer to airport for departure. End of the tour.

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Full-Day Private City Tour of Addis Ababa

Full-Day Private City Tour of Addis Ababa - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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Duration: 7 to 9 hours
Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

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$150.00

This full day city tour is to visit Addis Ababa - Ethiopia's capital and Africa's political capital. It is the seat of HQ of African Union, HQ of United Nations Economic Commission for Africa and more than 100 embassies ... More info ›

This full day city tour is to visit Addis Ababa - Ethiopia's capital and Africa's political capital. It is the seat of HQ of African Union, HQ of United Nations Economic Commission for Africa and more than 100 embassies.  This is about 8 hours sightseeing tour of Addis Ababa to visit the National Archeological Museum of Ethiopia - where you will see the fossil remains of Lucy (3.25 million years old), Merkato - the largest open air market in Africa, the Ethnological Museum which was the former residence of Emperor Haile Selassie I, the Holy Trinity Cathedral, Red Terror Martyrs Memorial Museum, and drive to Mt. Entoto( 3,200 meters above sea level) to have a panoramic view of Addis. Finally, drive in the city to visit the various historical monuments of Addis.

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Stop At: Holy Trinity Cathedral, Aratkilo area Addis, Addis Ababa 123 Ethiopia

Learn about the Ethiopian Orthodox Christianity by visiting the Holy Trinity Cathedral - one of the most important religious sites in Addis Ababa. Admire the beautiful window stained glass works, the unique architecture, see the tombs of Emperor Haile Sillassie I and visit the small museum.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: National Museum of Ethiopia, King George VI Street, Addis Ababa Ethiopia

At the National Museum of Ethiopia, see the fossil remains of Lucy (3.18 million years old) and some of the oldest stone tools human beings ever made and used. Learn about the historical and cultural background of Ethiopia and its people.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Entoto Hill, Addis Ababa Ethiopia

Drive through the Eucalyptus forest to Entoto Hill (3,200 meters above sea level) to enjoy the panoramic view of Addis Ababa, for a LOCAL FAMILY VISIT and to attend TYPICAL ETHIOPIAN COFFEE CEREMONY

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Kiddus Raguel Church, Entoto, Addis Ababa Ethiopia

Visit the oldest church in Addis Ababa (140 years old) to see the beautiful hand painted colorful wall paintings as old as the church. Stop at the abandoned small rock church which was used 700 years ago.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Addis Mercato, Kenya St Addis Ketema, Addis Ababa Ethiopia

Visit Merkato - the biggest outdoor market in Africa. Walk at the Spice Market, Second-hand items market, handwoven basket market, and the recycling part of the market.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Meskel Square, Addis Ababa Ethiopia

Stop at Meskel Square - the main square in Addis Ababa which is named after a colorful religious ceremony of Meskel (finding of the True Cross of Jesus Christ)

Duration: 10 minutes

Pass By: Lion of Judah, Addis Ababa Ethiopia

Drive on the main streets of Addis Ababa to visit historical monuments such as the Lion of Judah

Stop At: Red Terror Martyrs Memorial Museum, Bole Road, Addis Ababa Ethiopia

Learn Ethiopian modern history of 1974 - 1991

Duration: 1 hour

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4-Days Arba Minch, Dorze Tribe, and Awasa Private Guided Tour

4-Days Arba Minch, Dorze Tribe, and Awasa Private Guided Tour - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Duration: 4 days
Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

From USD
$1450.00

This is four days nature, culture and wildlife tour in the Ethiopian part of the Great East African Rift Valley. Experience life styles of locals by visiting the villages of the Dorze Tribe ... More info ›

This is four days nature, culture and wildlife tour in the Ethiopian part of the Great East African Rift Valley. Experience life styles of locals by visiting the villages of the Dorze Tribe. Learn how to make Enjera – the Ethiopian bread at the Oromo village.

Meet locals at the Fish Market at Awasa Lake. Explore the wildlife of Chamo Lake, Nechisar National Park and Abidjatta-Shalla National Park. Stop at some outlooks to enjoy the breathtaking scenery of the Rift Valley.

Some animals you will see include big African Crocodiles, families of hippos, warthogs, gazelles, ostriches, and a number of bird species. Visit the unique still operating Rock Carved Church of Adadi Mariam and the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Steles of Tiya.

Tour includes total drive of about 1,200 km with private comfortable Toyota Minivan equipped with air conditioning and seat belts accompanied with professional informative English speaking tour guide.

Itinerary

Day 1: Addis Ababa – Adadi Mariam Rock Church- Steles of Tiya – Arba Minch

Stop At: Adadi Maryam, Addis Ababa Ethiopia
Meet your tour guide and start today’s drive of 460 km south of Addis Ababa to Arba Minch. The first place of visit is the unique still functional church of Adadi Mariam which was carved out of a single piece of rock in the 13th Century AD.
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Tiya World Heritage Site, Tiya Ethiopia
Next, discover the grave site of the Steles of Tiya (UNESCO World Heritage Site). Here you will see about 40 stone grave markers decorated with carvings and erected in the 14th Century AD.
Duration: 45 minutes

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 2: Arba Minch – Dorze Tribe – Chamo Lake – Arba Minch

Stop At: Dorze Village, Arba Minch Ethiopia
After breakfast, drive for an hour to Chencha where you will experience the Dorze Tribe culture by visiting their huge bamboo huts, learning how the Dorze people prepare their bread and porridge from the root of Enset (False Banana Tree).
Duration: 4 hours

Stop At: Chamo Lake, Arba Minch Ethiopia
After lunch at Arba Minch and enjoy a private boat ride on Chamo Lake for about an hour to explore the wildlife to see big African Crocodiles, families of hippos, and a number of lowland water birds. Late in the afternoon, get incredible views of the twin lakes of Lake Abaya and Lake Chamo, and the “Bridge of Heaven”.
Duration: 3 hours

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 3: Arba Minch – Shashemene – Awasa

Stop At: Shashemene, Shashamane, Ethiopia
drive 275 km north to Awasa visiting the villages of the Alaba tribal. After lunch at Shashemene, learn the religious and historical background of Rastafarianism by visiting the Jamaican Rastafarian Community and their church.
Duration: 1 hour

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 4: Awasa – Fish Market of Awasa Lake – Abidjatta Shalla National Park – Addis Ababa

Stop At: Fish Market at Awassa Lake, Awassa Lake, Awasa Ethiopia
Uncover how life goes at the Fish Market of Awassa Lake by seeing how locals collect the fish catch by net, clean it by hand, and enjoy their breakfast of fresh catch fish.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Abidjatta-Shalla National Park, Awasa Ethiopia
Take a gentle waling tour in the Abidjatta Shalla National Park to see gazelles, warthogs, ostriches, etc. Take time at a viewpoint to enjoy the superb scenery of Lake Abidjatta and Lake Shalla.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Lake Ziway, Ziway Ethiopia
Have lunch by the side of the other Rift Valley Lake of Langano – the only Rift Valley Lake of Ethiopia which is free from Bilharziasis and safe for swimming.

On the way back to Addis Ababa, stop at the Rift Valley Lake of Ziway and one of the crater lakes of Bishoftu.

Duration: 1 hour

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

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