HISTORIC TOURS

Duration:  7 Days/6 Nights
Transport: Flight  and short surface transport 
Overnight stay: Hotels, Lodges, and Resorts 
The best known historic sites-Axum, Lalibela, Gonder and Bahir Dar which highly speaks the people’s great faith and unmatched architectural skills make up the historic routes which are also the highlights of this Itinerary.
The Itinerary can easily be amended to include/exclude more days to fit our clients’ schedules and special interests.
Tour outline
Day 1: Arrival in Addis Abeba, rest up and city tour in Addis
Overnight: Addis
Day 2: Fly from Addis Ababa to Axum, Site seeing  in Axum, the steale field and Tsion Maryam church, ruined palace, museum, market, the ancient tombs and the quarry.
Overnight: Axum
Day 3: Fly from Axum to Lalibela and visit the rock-hewn churches of Lalibela and Ethiopian coffee ceremony in the villages of Lalibela
Overnight: Lalibela
Day 4:Excursion to YimrehaneKiristos and Farm visit in the afternoon
Overnight: Lalibela
Day 5: Fly from Lalibela to Gondar and visit the Castels and churches
Overnight: Gondar
Day 6: Drive from Gondar to Bahir Dar via Awramba Village and Boat trip at Lake Tana Monasteries and visit the mighty Blue Nile falls
Overnight: Bahir Dar
Day 7:Fly from Bahir Dar to Addis and resting at the hotel, shopping, farewell dinner and departure
Duration:  14 Days/13 Nights         
Transport: Flight and Surface
Overnight stay: Hotels, Lodges, and Resorts
The best known historic sites-Axum, Lalibela, Gonder, Bahir Dar and the colorful, oldest Islamic city of Harar make up the historic routes which are also the highlights of this Itinerary.
The Itinerary can easily be adjusted to fit our clients’ schedules and special interests.
Tour Summary:
Day 1: Arrival in Addis Abeba, rest up and city tour in Addis. Afternoon flies to Bahir Dar.
Overnight: Bahir Dar
Day 2: Boat cruise to some of the Lake Tana Monasteries and visit the Mighty Blue Nile Falls
Overnight: Bahir Dar
Day 3: Drive from Bahir Dar to Gondar via Awramba and visit the Castel and churches
Overnight: Gondar
Day 4: Drive from Gondar to Simien Mountain National Park and enjoy the park playing with hundreds of Glada Baboons and most stunning views ever
Overnight: Simien Mountain or Debark
Day 5: Drive from Simien Mountain National Park to Axum and sightseeing in Axum
Overnight: Axum
Day 6: Drive from Axum to Gheralta and en route visit Yeha temple
Overnight: Gheralta
Day 7: Visit amazing Gherhalta cluster rock-hewn Church (Mariyam Qorqur and Daneil church) and drive to Mekele en route you will have a visit of Abraha Wo Atsebeha Church
Overnight: Mekele
Day 8: Drive from Mekele to Lalibela en route stop for a beautiful scenery and market passing by the charming tribes of Wollo in Raya kobo and Wdiya district
Overnight: Lalibela
Day 9: Visit the impressive rock-hewn churches of Lalibela and participate at Ethiopian coffee ceremony in the villages of Lalibela
Overnight: Lalibela
Day 10: Excursion to Yimrehane Kiristos and Farm visit in the afternoon
Overnight: Lalibela
Day 11: Fly from Lalibela to Addis and resting at the hotel, shopping
Overnight: Addis
Day 12: Fly from Addis Ababa to Dire Dawa and drive to Harar, visit the Hyena man
Overnight: Harar
Day 13: Visit Harar Museum, Abdullahi Ali private museum, Rimbaud House, the 16th-century grand Mosque and the colorful city of Harar
Overnight: Diredawa
Day 14:  Morning visit Dire Dawa and fly back to Addis, Shopping, a day room, farewell dinner and departure
Duration:  14 Days/13 Nights         
Transport: Surface
Overnight stay: Hotels, Lodges, and Resorts 
The best known historic sites-Axum, Lalibela, Gonder and Bahir Dar speaks highly of the people’s great faith and unmatched architectural skills make up the historic routes which are also the highlights of this Itinerary.  The UNESCO natural world heritage site of Simien Mountains National park, the towering sand stone outcrops of the Gherltha escarpment and its rock hewn churches, the rich culture of the people of Amhara and Tigray and most spectacular scenic drives make this trip much worth and special.
The Itinerary can easily be amended to include/exclude more days to fit our clients’ schedules and special interests.
Tour outline
Day 1: Arrival in Addis Abeba, rest up and city tour in Addis
Overnight: Addis
Day 2: Drive from Addis Ababa to Bahir Dar en route visit the 12th century Debre Libanos Monastery and stop for the most spectacular and scenic view of the Blue Nile Gorge before crossing the river
Overnight: Bahir Dar
Day 3: Boat cruise in Lake Tana to visit some of the ancient Island Monasteries and visit the mighty Blue Nile Falls
Overnight: Bahir Dar
Day 4: Drive from Bahir Dar to Gondar via Awramba village and visit the Castles and churches of the beautiful Gondar
Overnight: Gondar
Day 5: Drive from Gondar to simien Mountain national park and enjoy the park playing with hundreds of Glada Baboons and most stunning views ever
Overnight: Simien Mountain in a Lodge or Debark in a Hotel
Day 6: Morning nature walk in the park and Drive from Simien Mountain National Park to Axum crossing Tekeze River
Overnight: Axum in a hotel
Day 7: Sightseeing in Axum, the steale field and Tsion Maryam church, ruined palace, museum, market, the ancient tombs and the quarry.
Overnight: Axum
Day 8: Drive from Axum to Gheralta and en route visit Yeha temple and Debre Damo  Monastry
Overnight: Gheralta
Day 9: Visit amazing Gherhalta cluster rock hewn Church (Mariyam Qorqur and Daneil church) and drive to Mekele en route you will have a visit of Abraha Wo Atsebeha Church
Overnight: Mekele
Day 10: Drive from Mekele to Lalibela en route stop the beautiful scenery and village visits
Overnight: Lalibela
Day 11: Visit the incredible rock-hewn churches of Lalibela and Ethiopian coffee ceremony in the villages of Lalibela
Overnight: Lalibela
Day 12: Excursion to Yimrehane Kiristos and Farm visit in the afternoon
Overnight: Lalibela
Day 13: Drive from Lalibela to Kombolcha and stop for charming people of wollo and visit the lake side monastery of Hyqe Estifanos.
Overnight: Kombolcha
Day 14: Drive from Kombolcha to Addis Ababa, if the day is Monday visit the beautiful market in Batie where the Afar, Oromo and Amhara tribes meet. If the day is Sunday visit the very entertaining and colorful Senbete market. In Addis Abeba day room, farewell dinner and then departure