Great Ethiopian Run

Summary

At between 2200 and 2500 masl, Addis Ababa is the third highest capital of the world. You can join the world’s best and 45,000 Ethiopian runners in a 10km race through Ethiopia’s capital city main streets. The famous and great runner Haile Gebre Selassie has been the main mover behind this very exciting event, which has taken place every year since 2001. The 20th edition of TOTAL Great Ethiopian Run International 10km will take place on 15 November 2020. More than 44,000 participants and more than 500 elite athletes took part in race and this makes it the biggest race ever on the African continent by participant numbers. The race’s ambassador is Haile Gebre Selassie who has been instrumental in the success of the event managing organization known as Great Ethiopian Run, credited with the birth of mass participation running in Ethiopia. This is Africa’s biggest road race, and along with the elite athletes there is a huge variety of runners, from young kids to pioneers, and there’s a wonderful atmosphere. Our company can arrange airport transfer and hotels reservation services. In addition to this, we can provide a variety of long or short trips around Ethiopia.

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Why take this tour?

The 20th edition of TOTAL Great Ethiopian Run International 10km will take place on 15 November 2020. More than 44,000 participants and more than 500 elite athletes took part in race and this makes it the biggest race ever on the African continent by participant numbers. The race’s ambassador is Haile Gebre Selassie who has been instrumental in the success of the event managing organization known as Great Ethiopian Run, credited with the birth of mass participation running in Ethiopia. This is Africa’s biggest road race, and along with the elite athletes there is a huge variety of runners, from young kids to pioneers, and there’s a wonderful atmosphere. Our company can arrange airport transfer and hotels reservation services. In addition to this, we can provide a variety of long or short trips around Ethiopia.

What’s included?

  • Lunch

  • Coffee and/or Tea

  • Snacks

  • Bottled water

  • Air-conditioned vehicle

  • alcoholic beverages

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  • Duration: 1 day

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Cancellation Policy

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

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About operator:

Ethio Afro Tours is one of the most outstanding tour operators company in Ethiopia and we are specialized on organized trips to the Dankil depression volcano, Lalibela, churches, cultural tours to the omo valley tribes village, Simien mountains national park, Bale mountains national park, Awash national park, Tigiray churches and many more destinations.

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