Day-Trip Church of Adadi Mariam from Addis Ababa

Tour info

7 hours - 9 hours
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Why take this tour?

It is about 8-hours guided day tour from Addis Ababa by drive with private vehicle. The tour includes: - - Scenic stops at best viewpoints to see the Great East African Rift Valley - Visiting the unique rock church of Adadi Mariam (13th Century AD) - Exploring the ancient grave site of Tiya (UNESCO World Heritage from 14th Century AD) - Learning Ethiopian history as you see the huge carved grave stones of Tiya - - Visiting villages of locals for cultural experience to learn how to make Enjera (Ethiopian bread) - Experiencing traditional Ethiopian Coffee Ceremony and learn how Coffee is enjoyed with a ceremony This private day tour from Addis Ababa is limited to a maximum of 6 people. Day Tour to Adadi Mariam Rock Church and Steles of Tiya takes 8 to 9 hours. The day tour is with professional experienced French or English-speaking local tour guide. We use private comfortable air-conditioned vehicle for the day tour from Addis Ababa. Total driving distance is about 200 km.

What’s included?

  • Air-conditioned vehicle

  • Professional experienced English speaking tour guide

  • Local snacks, tea, and coffee

  • Local family visits

  • Typical Ethiopian Coffee Ceremony attendance and Coffee

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

  • Lunch at a local Ethiopian restaurant

  • Entrance fees: Admission ticket max. 20.00

  • Any other expenses

  • Entry/Admission - Adadi Maryam

  • Entry/Admission - Tiya World Heritage Site

  • Entry/Admission - Melka Kunture

Things to know

Before you book

  • Duration: 7-9 hours

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Covid Policy

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas

All tour guides and drivers providing this day trip from Addis Ababa are vaccinated for COVID-19.

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Operated by:

Merit Ethiopian Experience Tours

About operator:

Merit Ethiopian Experience Tours is local tour operator in Addis Ababa - Ethiopia specializing small group city tour of Addis Ababa, day tours from Addis Ababa, and 2/3 days tours around Addis Ababa. All tours are accompanied with professional English speaking tour guide and allow freedom of visit/experience/ do activities enjoy more.
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