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Hamar Village Turmi
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Addis Ababa
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Monolithic Churches & Ancient Tribes

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Ethiopia in 13 Days • 10 Nights in Destination

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An incredible experience. A journey of discovery that takes you around Ethiopia, from unearthing medieval cave churches to meeting the people of age-old tribes.

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Addis Ababa
Arba Minch
Bahir Dar
All flights
All transfers.
Full board
Departures available until
until December 2023
From + $340
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Accommodation: 10 Nights

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Day 2 to 3
Southern Addis Hotel
Addis Ababa
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*In case the advertised hotels are not available they will be replaced by one of these alternative hotels with the same quality: Caravan Hotel, Triple E Hotel and Spa.

Included activities

Included activity for day 3
Duration 08:00h Approx. Pick up time: 09:30 Approx
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Visit the Northwestern Cluster of Churches

Explore the Northwestern Cluster of rock-hewn churches; Bet Medhane Alem, Bet Maryam, Bet Meskel, Bet Danaghel, Bet Mikael & Bet Golgotha.

Not included: Entrance fee payable directly on spot.

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Included activity for day 4
Duration 02:00h Approx. Pick up time: 15:00 Approx
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Traditional Ethiopian Coffee Ceremony

Take part in a traditional coffee ceremony with a local family. Ethiopian coffee is served up to three times. Tradition says; 1st is for pleasure, 2nd to provoke contemplation, 3rd serves as the blessing to the drinkers.

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Included activity for day 4
Duration 04:00h Approx. Pick up time: 08:30 Approx
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Visit the Southeastern Cluster of Churches

Unearth the history of Bet Gabriel-Rufael, Bet Merkorios, Bet Amanual, and Bet Abba Libanos, and the most famous of all, Bet Giyorgis, a huge monolith in the shape of a cross.

Not included: Entrance fee payable directly on spot.

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Included activity for day 5
Duration 11:00h Approx. Pick up time: 07:00 Approx
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Gondar City Tour

Known as "the Camelot of Africa" it’s famous for its medieval castles and churches, and also known as the Imperial City of Fasilides. Discover Gondar Castle, the Fasil Pool, and Debre Birhan Trinity Church.

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The price includes

  • premium care
    Included in all our trips. more information
  • Departures from main US airports.
  • International flights: US - Addis Ababa - US.
  • Internal flights: Addis Abeba - Lalibela, Bahir Dar - Addis Abeba - Arba Minch, Jinka - Addis Abeba.*
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  • 10 nights accommodation in Charm category hotels.
    See hotels included
  • Full board.
  • All transfers
  • Visits and entrances fees as indicated in the itinerary.
    See itinerary
  • All air taxes and fuel surcharge.
  • Lake Tana Boat Cruise.
  • English-speaking guide during the whole trip.

*The cancellation policy applicable is according to the Terms and Conditions available and agreed at the time of your purchase

Not included

Visa (required)*, entrance **, drinks, tips and any other services not mentioned in what's included.

* Online Visa before arrival is recommended and can be done through the following website: www.evisa.gov.et  Approx. price: 52 USD.

** 50 USD Lalibela Churches entrance fee payable directly on spot.

IMPORTANT: This trip is not suitable for a person with reduced mobility due to the nature of the excursions and the terrain.
However, please note that this tour can be taken privately. There will be a private guide and a specifically designed itinerary to ensure maximum enjoyment. The excursions will be taken via alternative routes with ease of access and the pace will be dictated by the passenger.
To take part in the private tour it is required that the person with reduced mobility is accompanied by a dedicated person at all times, to assist in any necessary situations, such as getting in and out of the transport vehicle, on excursions, and so on.

Documentation of the internal flights will either be available in the "My bookings" section in your "Customer Area" 14 days before your trip or delivered to you on arrival at your destination. It is essential to fill in the passport information correctly for each passenger in the given boxes at the end of the reservations process.

  • Entry requirements
    Passport with a minimum of six months validity.
  • Visa
    A visa is required to enter the country. E-visa or visa on arrival services are available. For more information visit: https://ethiopianembassy.org/visa-service/
  • Currency
    Ethiopian Birr
  • Language
    Amharic is the official language in Ethiopia, although many tribal languages are spoken in the country such as Oromo and Tigrigna.
  • Electricity
    220 V. Adapter required.
  • Health
    Please consult your doctor regarding the vaccination against yellow fever and malaria prophylaxis. Travellers over 60 years must consult their doctor as the Yellow Fever vaccine can have serious side effects.
  • Time zone
    UTC + 03:00.
  • Tourist Office website

Remember to download your e-ticket to confirm the times of your flights and to complete online check-in using the airline’s website, or directly at the check-in desk at the airport.

Accommodation at the hotels is as indicated. In the event of any changes to accommodation, they will always be of the same, or a higher category. The category of hotels is not standardized across all countries in the world. For this reason, the criteria may differ depending on the destination country's own standards.

In the case of adverse weather conditions, for safety reasons or for any other reasons deemed appropriate, the order and duration of the excursions included in the itinerary may be changed or cancelled without prior notice.

Children: 1 - 6.

Triple room: In general, triple rooms will have a double bed/ two single beds and a rollaway or sofa bed.

If you have reduced mobility/require the use of a wheelchair and prefer to go at your own pace, please contact our customer service team at +44 20 8068 3176 or via our contact form.


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Bahir Dar · Ethiopia


A great value experience

I loved Ethiopia, although it is a challenging travel destination which will open your eyes and teach you a lot about different cultures. It was more of an experience than a holiday and I liked that we fit in so many sights into a short time.

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