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Axum - Private Sightseeing Guided Tour of Axum

Axum - Private Sightseeing Guided Tour of Axum - Axum, Ethiopia

Duration: 5 to 8 hours
Location: Axum, Ethiopia

From USD
$200.00

With this 8 hours

private small group guided tour of Aksum (Axum), explore ancient ruins, palaces, huge steles (obelisks), royal tombs, and religious sites. With your knowledgeable tour guide, have a deeper insight of the Ethiopian ancient civilization by visiting 

historical sites of Axum ... More info ›

With this 8 hours

private small group guided tour of Aksum (Axum), explore ancient ruins, palaces, huge steles (obelisks), royal tombs, and religious sites. With your knowledgeable tour guide, have a deeper insight of the Ethiopian ancient civilization by visiting 

historical sites of Axum. Learn more of the Ethiopian Orthodox Christianity by visiting St. Mary of Zion church and the Chapel of the Tablet 
- Explore

the Ruins of Aksum and see the huge steles of Axum at

the Northern Stelae Field
- Visit the ruin

palace of the Queen of Sheba 
- Discover ruin

palace and tomb of King Kaleb and Gebre Meskel,

King Ezana’s Inscription and  Archeological Museum

Tour starts at 9:00 AM from your hotel or 12:00 PM from Axum airport. Tour price includes private vehicle, tour guide, bottled water, hotel/airport pickup/drop off.

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: The Ruins of Aksum, Axum Ethiopia

Visit the steles (obelisks) of Axum most of which erected in the 2nd and 3rd Century AD.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Church of Our Lady Mary of Zion, Axum Ethiopia

Build in the 1960s by Emperor Haile Sillassie I,visit the New Church of St. Mary of Zion to see ancient manuscripts, icons, and the rich collections of religious items at its church.

Duration: 1 hour

Pass By: Chapel of the Tablet, Axum Ethiopia

Have an external view of the Chapel of the Tablet which is believed to be the last resting place of the Original Ark of the Covenant

Stop At: Queen of Sheba Palace, Axum Ethiopia

See the ruins of the Queen of Sheba Palace which is believed to date back to the 9th Century BC, and confirmed by archaeologists to date at least to the 6th Century BC

Duration: 30 minutes

Pass By: Queen of Sheba's Bath, Enno Littmann St., Axum Ethiopia

Stop at the Queen of Sheba's Bath on the way to the ruin palace and tomb of King Kaleb and Gebre Meskel

Stop At: Tombs of Kings Kaleb and Gebre Meskal, Enno Littmann St, Axum Ethiopia

Visit the ruin Palace and Tomb of King Kaleb and his son King Gebre Meskel (5th and 6th Century AD) which reflects the unique civilizations of the Axumites in stone construction

Duration: 30 minutes

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2 Days optional Tour to Danakil Depression

2 Days optional Tour to Danakil Depression  - Mek'ele, Ethiopia

Duration: 2 days
Location: Mek'ele, Ethiopia

From USD
$300.00

2 days optional tour to Dalol Depression starts and ends in Mekele. 

Option 1 tour package taking you through Mekele - Abala - Berhalie, Amede Ela - Dalol depression and back to Mekele, Ethiopia.

Option 2 takes you through Mekele, Ertale volcano, Ethiopia ... More info ›

2 days optional tour to Dalol Depression starts and ends in Mekele. 

Option 1 tour package taking you through Mekele - Abala - Berhalie, Amede Ela - Dalol depression and back to Mekele, Ethiopia.

Option 2 takes you through Mekele, Ertale volcano, Ethiopia.

2 days optional tour to Danakil Depression is a small group tour that includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.

Itinerary

Day 1: Option1:

Stop At: Dalol, 135 Ethiopia
PTION - 1:

The Danakil Depression can be said to ‘begin’ here. It is one of the most inhospitable regions of the world, but is nonetheless spectacular, full of eye-catching colors, as in the sulfur springs. The desert has several points lying more than 100 meters (328 ft) below sea level; You pass through a small town of Berhale where the camel caravan stop before they proceed to the northern highlands. After a drive to reach Hamad Ela, better village with a total population of about 500 people. Sunset at Dallol. Overnight camping at Hamed Ela

Day 2 Drive to Ragad
• Morning tour Drive to Ragad (Asebo), the place where the localities are mining salt. Look the activity of breaking the salt from the ground, cutting into rectangular pieces and loading on camels. You drive ahead to Dallol and visit the difference landscape formed by volcanic activity, Dallol + Lake Assal + camel caravans. Excursion to Dallol (116 meters below sea level, one of the lowest places in the world) colorful salts mining, visit Lake Assal, follow up camel caravans and walk with the Afar people. Drive back to Hamedela and proceed to Mekele.

Duration: 1 day

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: No hotel available but cottage or camping will be organized

Day 2: Option2:

Stop At: Erta Ale, 6611 Ethiopia
OPTION - 2

Danakil - 2 days

Day 1 - Mekele to Askoma Via Abaala/New Ertale volcano
• We start early via Abala to the New Erta Ale volcano, shortly after a 06:30 breakfast, and drive to Askoma at the base of new Erta Ale. You pass several small hamlets scattered here and there in this desert land, before reaching Askoma village or parking area. You will trek from Askoma to the new Erta Ale which takes about 4 hrs. Early dinner around 17:00 and trek up to the new Erta Ale reach around 20:00. New Erta Ale is part of the world’s only permanent lava lake and you will spend an unforgettable night on the top of the mountain. The magma flow moved 3.5 km south from old Erta Ale to the New eruption point. overnight at the rim of the Volacano.

Day2
• Early Morning sunrise at the northern one corresponds to the main pit crater and walk 5 minutes for the southern and central pits could either corresponds to an ancient pit, or to a simple collapse structure. The main pit-crater, 200 m deep and 350 m across, is sub-circular and three-storied. The smaller southern pit is 65 m wide and about 100 m deep. Descend from Erta Ale around 9 am Dodom – Leave back to Dodom after an early breakfast, if possible at 07:00.
• You will reach the latest at 10:30 am at the camp, time to relax. After a drive to the mythical Lake Giulietti (or lake Afrera), a saltwater lake located more than 100 meters below sea level, in one of the deepest depressions of the planet. reach Eript, a better village with a total population of about 500 people. Drive to Erbiti and proceed to Mekele.

Duration: 1 day

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: No hotel available but cottage or camping will be organized

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4Days tour to the the crust of the earth - Danakil Depression

4Days tour to the the crust of the earth - Danakil Depression - Mek'ele, Ethiopia

Duration: 4 days
Location: Mek'ele, Ethiopia

From USD
$550.00

Start and end Mekele! Head to the "gateway to hell" at the Danakil Depression - one of the driest and lowest regions on earth and spend a night observing the boiling lava, just a km away. Also see the salt water lake of Giulietti, the crater lake of Assal and pass by the Berhale

town during this tour ... More info ›

Start and end Mekele! Head to the "gateway to hell" at the Danakil Depression - one of the driest and lowest regions on earth and spend a night observing the boiling lava, just a km away. Also see the salt water lake of Giulietti, the crater lake of Assal and pass by the Berhale

town during this tour. 4 days tour to Danakil depression includes transport by 4*4 land cruiser, meals, Entrance fees and more.

Itinerary

Day 1: Day 1 Mekele (2080 masl) – Hamede Ela

Stop At: Danakil Depression, 0125 Ethiopia
Drive to Hamedela via Berhale (639 meters above sea level). The Danakil Depression can be said to ‘begin’ here. It is one of the most inhospitable regions of the world, but is nonetheless spectacular, full of eye-catching colors, as in the sulfur springs. The desert has several points lying more than 100 meters (328 ft) below sea level. You pass through a small town of Berhale where the camel caravans stop before they proceed to the northern highlands. En route you see many long caravans going to the salt mines and others coming out of the Danakil with their salt loaded camels. (3-4 hrs drive) Camp at Hamedela.
Duration: 1 day

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Cottage/Under stars

Day 2: Day 2 Hamd Ela – Dodom (150 meters)

Stop At: Danakil Depression, 0125 Ethiopia
We start early, shortly after a 06:30 breakfast, and drive to Askoma (150 meters) at the base of new Erta Ale. The 80 km distance may take about 6 hrs passing through changing the landscape of solidified lava, rock, sand and the occasional palm-lined oasis. You pass several small hamlets scattered here and there in this desert land, before reaching Askoma village or parking area. You will trek from Askoma to the new Erta Ale which takes about 3 hrs. New Erta Ale is part of the world’s only permanent lava lake and you will spend an unforgettable night on the top of the mountain. The magma flow moved 3.5 km south from old Erta Ale to the New eruption point.
Duration: 1 day

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Cottage/Under stars

Day 3: Day 3: Lake Afdera

Stop At: Danakil Depression, 0125 Ethiopia
Sunrise at the volcano and Lake Afdera (102 meters) Early morning you will rise with the sun with time to walk around pits and craters. The main pit-crater 613 meters above sea level/, 200 m deep and 350 m across, is sub-circular and three-storied. You will leave around 7:00 to head back to Askoma for breakfast. you will drive to Lake Afdera (optional may not be available during summer time) the mythical Lake Giulietti (or lake Afrera), a saltwater lake located more than 100 meters below sea level, in one of the deepest depressions of the planet. Because of the picturesque landscape, it is interesting to visit the salt flats where the Afar people obtain the salt by evaporating the water of the lake.on continue to Hamad Ela, a village with a total population of about 500 people. Overnight camping at Hamed Ela.
Duration: 1 day

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Cottage/Hostel/guest house/camping/under stars

Day 4: Day 4: Drive to Ragad (Asebo),

Stop At: Danakil Depression, 0125 Ethiopia
Morning driving tour to Ragad (Asebo), the place where the salts are mined. Observe the breaking of the salt from the ground, cutting into rectangular pieces and loading on camels. You drive ahead to Dallol (-130 m) and visit the difference landscape formed by volcanic activity, Dallol + Lake Assal (-130 m) + camel caravans (No camel caravan on July, August, and early September). Excursion to Dallol (116 meters below sea level, one of the lowest places in the world) colorful salts mining, visit Lake Assal, follow up camel caravans and walk with the Afar people. Drive back to Hamedela and proceed to Mekele.

Duration: 10 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
No accommodation included on this day.

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3 Days tour itinerary for Danakil Depression

3 Days tour itinerary for Danakil Depression - Mek'ele, Ethiopia

Duration: 3 days
Location: Mek'ele, Ethiopia

From USD
$450.00

Heading to the "gateway to hell" - Danakil Depression tour starts and ends in Mekele.

Heading to the "gateway to hell" - Danakil Depression tour is a small group tour that includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.

Additional information

Danakil Depression is one of the driest and lowest regions on earth and spend a night observing the boiling lava, just a km away ... More info ›

Heading to the "gateway to hell" - Danakil Depression tour starts and ends in Mekele.

Heading to the "gateway to hell" - Danakil Depression tour is a small group tour that includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.

Additional information

Danakil Depression is one of the driest and lowest regions on earth and spend a night observing the boiling lava, just a km away. Also see the salt water lake of Giulietti, the crater lake of Assal and pass by the Berhale town during this tour.

The Danakil Depression is a desert basin which lies in the Danakil Desert in north-eastern Ethiopia and southern Eritrea. It belongs to the homeland of the Afar people. It laid up to 100 m below sea level one of the lowest spot in the world as a result of tectonic activity caused by plate movements.

Itinerary

Day 1: DAY 01: Mekele to erta ale

Stop At: Danakil Depression, 0125 Ethiopia
After breakfast in Mekele, drive to Eart Ale (the crust of the earth) via Dodom (the base of Erta Ale).

You will experience the worst roads in the world, for a distance of about 70-80 km. It takes around 6 hous to drive whilst passing through changing landscapes of solidified lava, rock, sand and occasional palm-lined oasis. After you pass several small hamlets scattered here and there in this desert, you will watch the smock of the crust of the earth.

Have early dinner and proceed to “the gate way to hell!”. Dodom to Eart Ale takes approximately about 3 hours of trekking. Don’t worry. Camels will transport all the camping materials and some food (sleeping materials like light mattresses and mat and water) to the rim of the volcano, where you can spend the night watching the dramatic action of the boiling lava just a km away.

Overnight stay in nearby active volcano.

Duration: 12 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Cottage or Camping

Day 2: DAY 02: Erta ale to danakil depression

Stop At: Danakil Depression, 0125 Ethiopia
Head back to Dodom after an early breakfast with the Ethiopian tour guide. You will reach latest by 10:30 o’clock at the camp, where you will be relaxing. As soon as possible, drive to reach the mythical Lake Giulietti (or Lake Afdera), a salt water lake located more than 100 meters below sea level, in one of the deepest depressions of the planet. Because of the picturesque landscape, it is interesting to visit the salt flats where the Afar people obtain the salt by evaporating the water of the lake.

On your way, enjoy caravan camels bring or towards to bring salts from Asebot. You will enjoy the area over passing through a small town called “Berhale” where the caravan camels stop before they proceed to the northern highlands.

Continue to Erbiti and overnight stay at Abaala/ Hamedela.

Duration: 12 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Cottage or Camping

Day 3: Day 03: Danakil depression to mekele

Stop At: Danakil Depression, 0125 Ethiopia
Drive to Ragad (Asebot) with the Ethiopian tour guide.Proceed to the Danakil Depression and visit the difference landscape formed by volcanic activity. Danakil is 116 meter below sea level and one of the lowest places in the world with colorful salts mining.

Visit Lake Assal, and follow up camel caravans (No camel caravan on July, August and early September) and walk with the Afar people.

Drive back to Hamedela in the late afternoon and proceed to Mekelle.

Overnight stay in Mekele.

Duration: 12 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
No accommodation included on this day.

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Visit the country with local professionals

Visit the country with local professionals  - Axum, Ethiopia

Duration: 14 days
Location: Axum, Ethiopia

From USD
$2900.00

Let me introduce our company it is a US-based company which has recruited

the best-experienced agents and is run by two experienced directors

who have established themselves in the tourism industry.

The core of our business is inbound to the USA and outbound to Africa and the Middle East.

But we specialize in Ethiopian tourism. We have staff who dedicated their time to working in the US and

Africa ... More info ›

Let me introduce our company it is a US-based company which has recruited

the best-experienced agents and is run by two experienced directors

who have established themselves in the tourism industry.

The core of our business is inbound to the USA and outbound to Africa and the Middle East.

But we specialize in Ethiopian tourism. We have staff who dedicated their time to working in the US and

Africa. The Washington DC and Maryland office is led by a native Ethiopians and business development manager who has worked with the tourism industry for many years. We have much other staff working with us. We also have permanent representatives in several countries to

help deliver our core services. The joy of traveling can be enjoyed virtually anywhere in the world. Yet one of the best countries for breathtaking scenery, rugged but majestic mountains, exotic flora, fauna and​ pristine cultural diversity maintained by perpetual historical site and tribes undoubtedly it is Ethiopia.

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival and you will have half day city tour or rest at your hotel

Stop At: Entoto Maryam Church, North Shewa, Addis Ababa Ethiopia
We start the city tour by visiting the mountain and museums, then pass by the traditional cloth market and ethnography museum, the national museum, E.C.A, merkato, and African Union​
Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: The Nexus Hotel

Day 2: Fly to Axum and visit sites

Stop At: The Ruins of Aksum, Axum Ethiopia
One of our representatives​ will meet you at the airport and proceed to the hotel we will check-in the have lunch and we will start the city tour and visit the site
Duration: 6 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Consolar international hotel

Day 3: Drive to Yeha and Debre-damo

Stop At: The Ruins of Aksum, Axum Ethiopia
We will drive to Yeha and visit one of the most Yeha is a town in the Mehakelegnaw Zone of the northern Tigray Region in Ethiopia. It is the site of the oldest standing structure in Ethiopia, the Temple of the Moon, dedicated to the great moon god Almougah. Debre Damo is the name of a flat-topped mountain, or amba, and the​ 6th-century monastery in Tigray, Ethiopia. The mountain is a steeply rising plateau of trapezoidal shape, about 1000 by 400 m in dimension. It sits at an elevation of 2216 m above sea level.
Duration: 10 hours

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

Day 4: Drive to Gondar

Stop At: Fasil Ghebbi, Gonder Ethiopia
We will drive from Axum to Gondar via Semin mountain
Duration: 10 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Taye hotel

Day 5: Visit the site in Gondar and drive to BAHIR DAR

Stop At: Fasiladas Bath Timket, Near Gonder, Gonder Ethiopia
After having breakfast we will visit the site in Gondar and drive to Bahir-Dar
Duration: 10 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Delano Hotel

Day 6: visit the site and overnight the same hotel

Stop At: Bahir Dar Market, Papyrus Hotel The Opposite Of Millinium Cafe, Bahir Dar 1000 Ethiopia
After having breakfast we will drive to Blue Nile falls and back for lunch after having lunch on the shoar of Lake Tana we will take boot to visit the monastery
Duration: 10 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Delano Hotel,

Day 7: Drive to Lalibela

Stop At: Rock-Hewn Churches of Lalibela, Lalibela 1260 Ethiopia
After having​ early breakfast we will drive to Lalibela
Duration: 10 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Roha hotel

Day 8: Visit both groups of the church

Stop At: Rock-Hewn Churches of Lalibela, Lalibela 1260 Ethiopia
After having breakfast we will start to visit the first group of the church then back to our hotel and we will have lunch, will visit the second group in the afternoon
Duration: 10 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Roha hotel

Day 9: Fly from Lal to Addis and drive to Ziway

Stop At: Lake Ziway, Ziway Ethiopia
Lake Ziway is one of the Rift valleys
Duration: 10 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Sabana Beach Resort

Day 10: Drive to Arba Minch visit Dorze overnight Konso

Stop At: Nechisar National Park, Arba Minch Ethiopia
We will have breakfast and drive to Arbaminch and visit the Dorze village and for overnight to Konso
Duration: 10 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Kanta lodge

Day 11: Drive to Jinka - Mursi -Turmi

Stop At: Konso Cultural Centre, On the road with Stawberry Fields Eco-Lodge, Konso Ethiopia
We will drive from Konso to Jinka and excursion to Mursi village and back drive to Turmi
Duration: 10 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Turmi Lodge

Day 12: Drive to Karo -Demeka -Turmi

Stop At: Turmi Market, Turmi, Ethiopia
After having breakfast we will drive to differnt site of the tribes village
Duration: 10 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Turmi lodge

Day 13: Drive to Arbaminch

Stop At: Nechisar National Park, Arba Minch Ethiopia
We will drive to Arba minch and make boot trip in lake chamo to see coorocodial market and hiippo
Duration: 10 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Paradise Lodge​

Day 14: Drive back to Addis via Tiya and addadi maryam

Stop At: Tiya World Heritage Site, Tiya Ethiopia
We will have breakfast and drive to Addis Abeba via tiya and depart you will have farewell dinner in one of the best Ethiopian traditional Resturant.
Duration: 10 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: We will have day use room and depart back home

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Danakil Depression Tour 3 days

Danakil Depression Tour 3 days - Mek'ele, Ethiopia

Duration: 3 days
Location: Mek'ele, Ethiopia

From USD
$490.00

The Danakil Depression is a photogenic geological formation worth a visit, it is formed by triple plat boundary movement a rifting process that is ripping east Africa apart, from the divergent plate movement the area is a depression with plenty and different kind of volcanic activities starting from the longest continuous volcano eruption at Erta Ale and the mount Dalol geothermal activity is among the things to do In the Danakil Depression. besides the second largest salt flat is found near mount Dalol, the traditional salt excavation methods by the locals and the camel caravan transporting salt bricks 70km to Berahale town is eye catching ... More info ›

The Danakil Depression is a photogenic geological formation worth a visit, it is formed by triple plat boundary movement a rifting process that is ripping east Africa apart, from the divergent plate movement the area is a depression with plenty and different kind of volcanic activities starting from the longest continuous volcano eruption at Erta Ale and the mount Dalol geothermal activity is among the things to do In the Danakil Depression. besides the second largest salt flat is found near mount Dalol, the traditional salt excavation methods by the locals and the camel caravan transporting salt bricks 70km to Berahale town is eye catching. We Do Tours that are Fun Informative and Entertaining.

Itinerary

Day 1: Mekele - Erta Ale

Stop At: Erta Ale, 6611 Ethiopia
The expedetion will depart From Mekele at 10am and arrives at the camp site at 5pm shortly after the sunset the 4 hours trekking will began and once arrive at the volcano and spend as long as possible in the rim you will camp 100m away from the rim of the creator.
Duration: 5 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight camping In Erta Ale

Day 2: Erta Ale - Hamedela (Lake Asale)

Stop At: Dalol, 135 Ethiopia
After breakfast in Erta Ale we will drive for 6 hours to HamedEla where you will visit the salt flats and camel caravans in lake Asale near HamedEla.
Duration: 1 hour

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Overnight camping in HamedEla in bamboo beds

Day 3: HamedEla - Dalol mountain - Salt mountains - Mekele

Stop At: Dalol, 135 Ethiopia
in this day a 20 minute drive will take us through the salt flats to Dalol mountain to visit the colorful volcano activity in Dallol mountain, Sulfuric acid ponds, traditional salt excavation methods, Salt canyons, swimming in the sinkholes of Lake Asale and so on.. final at lunch time we depart back to Mekele and arrive in Mekele at 04:30pm. End of Tour
Duration: 6 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
No accommodation included on this day.

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