13-Day History and Culture Tour of Northern Ethiopia

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1 week 6 days
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Why take this tour?

On this trip, you'll see the spectacular "Smoking Water" of the Blue Nile Falls and take a boat trip to the famous island monasteries of Lake Tana. You can enjoy the breathtaking scenery of the Simien Mountains National Park and spot endemic Gelada baboons and other wildlife. You'll also explore Axum, the rumored resting place of the Ark of the Covenant, visit the rock-hewn churches of Lalibela, carved over 800 years ago, and admire the mediaeval castles of Gondar, described as Ethiopia's "Camelot".

What’s included?

  • Dinner

  • Lunch

  • Breakfast

  • Private transportation

  • Entry/Admission - National Museum of Ethiopia

  • Entry/Admission - Holy Trinity Cathedral

  • Entry/Admission - Addis Mercato

  • Entry/Admission - Addis Ababa

  • Entry/Admission - Lake Tana

  • Entry/Admission - Blue Nile Falls

  • Entry/Admission - Fasil Ghebbi

  • Entry/Admission - Debre Berhan Selassie Church

  • Entry/Admission - Simien Mountains National Park

  • Entry/Admission - Northern Stelae Field

  • Entry/Admission - Axum

  • Entry/Admission - Tombs of Kings Kaleb and Gebre Meskal

  • Entry/Admission - Queen of Sheba Palace

  • Entry/Admission - Tigray Region

  • Entry/Admission - Wukro Chirkos Church

  • Entry/Admission - Rock-Hewn Churches of Lalibela

  • Entry/Admission - Bete Giyorgis of Lalibela

  • Gratuities

  • Alcoholic beverages

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Before you book

  • Duration: 13 days

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Covid Policy

  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience

Cancellation Policy

    If you cancel at least 4 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.

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We are a specialist Ethiopian tour operator, dedicated to providing a genuine Ethiopian experience. We combine outstanding customer service and unforgettable experiences with a commitment to economically, socially and environmentally responsible tourism.

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