Full-Day Tour to Debre Libanos Monastery from Addis Ababa

Tour info

Duration
8 hours - 10 hours
Group Size
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Meeting Point
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Why take this tour?

Join this trip to the Debre Libanos Monastery to learn about Ethiopia's Orthodox Christian history. Current buildings include the church over Tekle Haymanot's tomb, an older Church of the Cross, and five religious schools. A nearby cave contains a spring where the water is considered holy and is the object of pilgrimages. Take in the beauty of the waterfall before beginning your trek back to your hotel or the airport.

What’s included?

  • Guide

  • Ground transportation with an air conditioned vehicle;

  • Bottled mineral water in the vehicle (2 lt per day);

  • Local guide fees;

  • All entrance fees;

  • Government tax associated with the trip.

  • Entry/Admission - Debre Libanos Monastery

  • Video and Photography Fees

  • Excess luggage charges (where applicable)

  • Food and drinks

  • Gratuities

  • And what is NOT included in the Inclusion List.

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Things to know

Before you book

  • Duration: 8-10 hours

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Covid Policy

  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas

Cancellation Policy

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

About operator:

Explore the vibrant neighborhoods and historic landmarks of Addis Ababa on a full-day tour of the city’s must-see destinations. See the richly decorated interior of Holy Trinity Cathedral, then trace Ethiopia’s long history through the Museum of Ethiopia. After lunch, explore Haile Selassie’s former palace, now the fascinating Ethnological Museum, and go deep into the traditions of Ethiopia’s diverse communities. Return to the country’s vibrant, colorful present in Merkato, a renowned marketplace where vendors offer bright displays of fabric, handicrafts and produce from around the country.

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