Trip type : Historic Attractions
Duration: – 08 night & 09 days
Mode of transport : Air & Surface
Tour code : – GT 112
Day 01: Arrive in Addis. Refresh and begin your sightseeing of Addis which includes mount Entoto, National museum, Holy Trinity church, Ethnographic museum and Merkato, the biggest market in East Africa. Overnight in Addis. Overnight in Addis.
Day 02: Transfer to the airport for your flight to Bahir Dar. Later, take a boat cruise on Lake Tana. Afternoon, drive to the village of Tis Isat to see the Blue Nile falls. Overnight in Bahir Dar.
Day 03: Begin your journey to Gondar. Afternoon, visit the city of Gondar which includes Castles and Churches built by Emperor Fassiladas and his descendants. Proceed to the fascinating Debre Birhan Selassie with Wonderful murals art. Overnight in Gondar.
Day 04: Excursion to Buyit Ras a segment of the Semein Mountain, one of the UNESCO site in Ethiopia. Overnight in Gondar.
Day 05: Transfer to the airport for your flight to Axum. Afternoon take a city tour of Axum that includes : the sanctuary Chapel which is the repository of the ‘Ark of covenant’, Stelae Park, the St. Mary’s of Zion Church, ruin palace of Queen of Sheba’s, Tomb of Kaleb and his son Gebre Meskel, Ezana’s Inscriptions. Overnight in Axum.
Day 06 : Take an excursion to the Yeha 5th century Temple, the oldest temple in the world. Overnight in Axum.
Day 07: Transfer to the airport for your flight to Lalibela. Afternoon, you will visit top attractions of Lalibela famous for its underground rock-hewn cathedrals dated back to 12th Century. Overnight in Lalibela.
Day 08 : Morning, excursion to visit Yimrehane Kirstos dates back to the 11th Century. Afternoon visit the remaining Lalibela churches. Overnight in Lalibela.
Day 09: Transfer to the airport for your flight back to Addis. In the evening attend a folkloric dinner. Later transfer to the airport for your departure.